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

Station MBLA1
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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: 5.54 m above site elevation

Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

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Conditions at MBLA1 as of
1930 GMT on 08/02/2015:
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): WSW ( 250 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 1.5 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1011.2 mb
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 30.9 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 16.44 psu
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
08021900   WNW 2.1-----1011.5 -0.3 32.6-----
08021830    NW 2.6-----1011.5- 31.9-- 16.44--
08021800   NNW 3.1-----1011.9 -0.3 31.8-----
08021730   NNW 3.1-----1012.2- 31.0-- 16.48--
08021700    N 3.1-----1012.2 +0.3 30.4-----
08021630    N 3.6-----1011.9- 29.3-- 16.71--
08021600    N 4.1-----1011.9 +0.3 29.1-----
08021530    N 5.1-----1012.5- 28.4-- 16.95--
08021500    N 5.1-----1012.2 +1.0 28.1-----
08021430    N 4.6-----1011.5- 28.0-- 17.09--
08021400    N 4.1-----1011.9 +1.4 28.1-----
08021330   NNE 4.1-----1012.2- 28.2-- 17.12--
08021300    NE 3.6-----1011.5 +1.4 27.6-----
08021230   NNE 5.1-----1011.5- 27.3-- 17.09--
08021200    N 6.7-----1011.2 +1.0 27.1-----
08021130    N 5.7-----1010.8- 27.0-- 17.03--
08021100    N 3.6-----1010.5 +0.0 27.1-----
08021030   NNE 4.1-----1009.8- 27.3-- 16.99--
08021000   NNE 5.1-----1010.2 -0.7 27.5-----
08020930    N 5.7-----1010.5- 27.6-- 17.03--
08020900    N 5.7-----1010.2 -0.7 27.7-----
08020830    N 5.1-----1009.8- 28.3-- 16.76--
08020800    N 5.1-----1010.5 -1.0 28.4-----
08020730    N 4.6-----1010.2- 28.7-- 16.84--
08020700    N 5.7-----1010.8 -0.7 28.7-----
08020630    N 5.1-----1010.5- 29.1-- 16.01--
08020600    N 5.1-----1010.8 -0.3 29.2-----
08020530    N 5.1-----1011.2- 29.5-- 16.78--
08020500    N 4.6-----1011.5 +0.7 29.6-----
08020430    N 3.6-----1010.8- 29.6-- 16.88--
08020400    N 6.2-----1011.5 +1.7 30.3-----
08020330    N 6.2-----1011.2- 30.5-- 16.56--
08020300    N 4.1-----1011.2 +1.4 30.4-----
08020230    N 4.6-----1011.9- 30.6-- 16.59--
08020200   NNW 3.1-----1010.8 +0.7 30.3-----
08020130    W 4.1-----1010.2- 29.5-- 16.14--
08020100    NW 5.1-----1009.8 +0.0 31.0-----
08020030    N 5.7-----1010.2- 31.6-- 15.97--
08020000    N 4.6-----1009.8 -0.3 31.5-----
08012330   WNW 1.0-----1010.2- 30.5-- 15.33--
08012300   WSW 3.1-----1010.2 -0.7 30.6-----
08012230   SSW 3.6-----1010.2- 29.6-- 15.72--
08012200   SSW 4.1-----1009.8 -2.0 29.6-----
08012130   - 0.0-----1010.5- 30.4-- 15.58--
08012100    N 2.6-----1010.2 -2.0 32.9-----
08012030    NW 2.6-----1010.2- 32.8-- 14.72--
08012000    NW 4.1-----1010.8 -1.7 31.9-----

Ocean Conditions at MBLA1 as of
1930 GMT on 08/02/2015:

These oceanographic data are displayed in rounded times.

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.

 Depth (DEPTH): 1.0 m
5-day plot - Ocean TemperatureOcean Temperature (OTMP):30.00 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):16.44 psu
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT)Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT):101.3%
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM)Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM): 7.00 ppm
Previous observations
5-day plot - Ocean Temperature 5-day plot - Conductivity 5-day plot - Salinity 5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT) 5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM) 5-day plot - Chlorophyll 5-day plot - Turbidity 5-day plot - pH 5-day plot - Eh
MM   DD    TIME
(GMT)
DEPTH
m
       OTMP
°C
   COND
mS/cm
  SAL
psu
  O2%
%
   O2PPM
ppm
CLCON
ug/l
TURB
FTU
PH EH
mv
08021830 1.030.04-16.44103.40 7.14----
08021730 1.029.91-16.48104.40 7.22----
08021630 1.029.73-16.7198.90 6.86----
08021530 1.029.63-16.9596.70 6.70----
08021430 1.029.25-17.0995.10 6.63----
08021330 1.029.14-17.1290.80 6.34----
08021230 1.029.13-17.0989.50 6.25----
08021130 1.029.19-17.0389.30 6.23----
08021030 1.029.21-16.9991.60 6.39----
08020930 1.029.35-17.0392.70 6.45----
08020830 1.029.35-16.7690.60 6.31----
08020730 1.029.49-16.8492.50 6.43----
08020630 1.029.59-16.0193.60 6.53----
08020530 1.029.67-16.7896.70 6.70----
08020430 1.029.62-16.8894.90 6.58----
08020330 1.029.93-16.5697.40 6.73----
08020230 1.029.91-16.5996.00 6.63----
08020130 1.030.45-16.14104.60 7.18----
08020030 1.030.14-15.97102.90 7.11----
08012330 1.030.52-15.33107.40 7.40----
08012230 1.030.69-15.72111.60 7.65----
08012130 1.030.75-15.58116.00 7.95----
08012030 1.031.05-14.72118.30 8.10----

Solar Radiation Conditions at MBLA1 as of
2000 GMT on 08/02/2015:
Unit of Measure:    Time Zone:   

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5-day plot - Short Wave Radiation 1Short Wave Radiation 1 (SRAD1): 775.0watts/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
08021930 813.0--
08021900 856.0--
08021830 875.0--
08021800 890.0--
08021730 891.0--
08021700 869.0--
08021630 825.0--
08021600 632.0--
08021530 597.0--
08021500 586.0--
08021430 564.0--
08021400 435.0--
08021330 342.0--
08021300 235.0--
08021230 149.0--
08021200 77.0--
08021130 15.0--
08021100 1.0--
08021030 0.0--
08021000 0.0--
08020930 0.0--
08020900 0.0--
08020830 0.0--
08020800 0.0--
08020730 0.0--
08020700 0.0--
08020630 0.0--
08020600 0.0--
08020530 0.0--
08020500 0.0--
08020430 0.0--
08020400 0.0--
08020330 0.0--
08020300 0.0--
08020230 0.0--
08020200 0.0--
08020130 0.0--
08020100 1.0--
08020030 20.0--
08020000 42.0--
08012330 38.0--
08012300 84.0--
08012230 136.0--
08012200 133.0--
08012130 153.0--
08012100 298.0--
08012030 701.0--
08012000 760.0--

Description of Measurements

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

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