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Station MBLA1 - Middle Bay Lighthouse, AL Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station MBLA1

Station operated by Dauphin Island Sea Lab
Coastal Marine Station
30.437 N 88.011 W (30°26'15" N 88°0'41" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 7.34 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 14.2 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: 6.38 m above mean sea level
Sea temp depth: 1 m below MLLW

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Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations near station MBLA1

Station MBLA1
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Conditions at MBLA1 as of
1930 GMT on 03/30/2017:
Unit of Measure:    Time Zone:   

Click on the graph icon in the table below to see a time series plot of the last five days of that observation.

5-day plot - Wind Direction Wind Direction (WDIR): W ( 280 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 4.6 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1011.2 mb
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 18.7 °C
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 4 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 5 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed, Wind Gust and Atmospheric Pressure Combined plot of Wind Speed, Gust, and Air Pressure
Previous observations
5-day plot - Wind Direction 5-day plot - Wind Speed 5-day plot - Wind Gust 5-day plot - Wave Height 5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period 5-day plot - Average Period 5-day plot - Mean Wave Direction 5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure 5-day plot - Pressure Tendency 5-day plot - Air Temperature 5-day plot - Water Temperature 5-day plot - Dew Point 5-day plot - Salinity 5-day plot - Visibility 5-day plot - Tide (above MLLW)
MM DD TIME
(GMT)
WDIR WSPD
m/s
GST
m/s
WVHT
m
DPD
sec
APD
sec
MWD PRES
mb
PTDY
mb
ATMP
°C
WTMP
°C
DEWP
°C
SAL
psu
VIS
km
TIDE
m
03301900 WNW 3.6-----1011.5 -2.0 18.4-----
03301830  S 7.2-----1012.2- 20.6-----
03301800  SE 11.8-----1010.8 -2.7 22.3-----
03301730  SE 8.8-----1011.9- 22.8-----
03301700  SE 10.8-----1012.9 -1.0 22.8-----
03301630 SSE 9.8-----1013.5- 23.0-----
03301600 SSE 8.2-----1013.5 +0.3 23.0-----
03301530 SSE 7.7-----1013.5- 23.0-----
03301500  SE 6.7-----1013.5 -0.3 22.8-----
03301430  SE 6.2-----1013.5- 22.6-----
03301400  SE 4.6-----1013.9 +0.7 22.7-----
03301330  SE 5.7-----1013.5- 22.7-----
03301300  SE 5.7-----1013.2 +0.7 22.7-----
03301230 SSE 5.7-----1013.5- 22.6-----
03301200  S 6.2-----1013.9 +1.0 22.7-----
03301130  S 5.7-----1013.5- 22.6-----
03301100  S 6.7-----1013.2 +0.3 22.6-----
03301030  S 7.7-----1012.9- 22.6-----
03301000  S 8.2-----1012.5 -1.0 22.6-----
03300930  S 8.2-----1012.9- 22.4-----
03300900  S 8.8-----1012.9 -0.7 22.3-----
03300830 SSE 9.3-----1012.5- 22.1-----
03300800 SSE 8.8-----1012.9 -0.7 22.2-----
03300730 SSE 8.2-----1012.9- 22.1-----
03300700 SSE 9.3-----1013.5 -1.0 22.1-----
03300630 SSE 9.8-----1013.5- 22.1-----
03300600 SSE 9.8-----1013.5 -0.7 22.3-----
03300530 SSE 9.3-----1013.5- 22.1-----
03300500 SSE 9.3-----1013.5 -0.7 22.4-----
03300430  SE 9.8-----1013.9- 22.4-----
03300400  SE 9.8-----1014.6 +0.3 22.4-----
03300330  SE 9.8-----1014.6- 22.5-----
03300300  SE 10.3-----1014.2 +0.0 22.4-----
03300230  SE 9.8-----1013.9- 22.5-----
03300200  SE 9.8-----1014.2 +0.3 22.4-----
03300130  SE 9.8-----1014.6- 22.5-----
03300100  SE 8.8-----1014.2 +0.0 22.6-----
03300030  SE 9.3-----1014.2- 22.6-----
03300000  SE 9.3-----1014.2 -0.7 22.7-----
03292330  SE 9.8-----1013.9- 22.7-----
03292300  SE 9.8-----1013.9 -2.0 22.9-----
03292230  SE 9.8-----1014.2- 22.9-----
03292200  SE 8.2-----1014.2 -3.0 22.9-----
03292130  SE 7.2-----1014.9- 22.9-----
03292100  SE 7.2-----1014.9 -2.4 22.9-----
03292030  SE 5.7-----1015.2- 22.8-----
03292000 SSE 5.7-----1015.9 -2.0 22.7-----

Solar Radiation Conditions at MBLA1 as of
1930 GMT on 03/30/2017:
Unit of Measure:    Time Zone:   

Click on the graph icon in the table below to see a time series plot of the last five days of that observation.

5-day plot - Short Wave Radiation 1Short Wave Radiation 1 (SRAD1): 130.0watts/meter2
Previous observations
5-day plot - Short Wave Radiation 1 5-day plot - Short Wave Radiation 2 5-day plot - Long Wave Radiation
MM   DD    TIME
(GMT)
  SRAD1
w/m2
   SWRAD
w/m2
    LWRAD
w/m2
03301900 84.0--
03301830 5.0--
03301800 7.0--
03301730 422.0--
03301700 818.0--
03301630 562.0--
03301600 836.0--
03301530 284.0--
03301500 237.0--
03301430 228.0--
03301400 381.0--
03301330 107.0--
03301300 110.0--
03301230 79.0--
03301200 1.0--
03301130 1.0--
03301100 1.0--
03301030 1.0--
03301000 1.0--
03300930 1.0--
03300900 1.0--
03300830 1.0--
03300800 1.0--
03300730 1.0--
03300700 2.0--
03300630 2.0--
03300600 2.0--
03300530 2.0--
03300500 2.0--
03300430 2.0--
03300400 2.0--
03300330 2.0--
03300300 2.0--
03300230 3.0--
03300200 2.0--
03300130 2.0--
03300100 1.0--
03300030 3.0--
03300000 1.0--
03292330 3.0--
03292300 212.0--
03292230 4.0--
03292200 501.0--
03292130 314.0--
03292100 697.0--
03292030 781.0--
03292000 858.0--

Description of Measurements

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Real Time Data in tabular form for the last forty-five days.

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