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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: 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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Conditions at MBLA1 as of
0400 GMT on 12/03/2016:
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): NE ( 50 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 7.7 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1023.0 mb
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): +0.3 mb ( Rising )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 15.5 °C
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 7 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 8 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
12030330   NNE 7.7-----1023.4- 15.4-----
12030300    NE 8.2-----1022.7 +0.0 15.5-----
12030230    NE 6.2-----1023.0- 15.8-----
12030200    NE 6.2-----1023.0 +0.7 15.9-----
12030130    NE 7.7-----1022.4- 16.2-----
12030100    NE 5.7-----1022.7 +0.3 16.4-----
12030030    NE 5.7-----1022.4- 16.6-----
12030000    NE 4.6-----1022.7 +1.4 17.0-----
12022330    NE 2.6-----1023.4- 17.0-----
12022300    NE 3.6-----1022.4 +0.7 17.1-----
12022230    NE 4.6-----1022.4- 17.4-----
12022200    NE 4.6-----1022.4 +0.3 17.8-----
12022130    NE 4.1-----1022.0- 18.1-----
12022100    NE 4.1-----1021.3 -2.0 18.6-----
12022030   NNE 6.2-----1021.3- 18.1-----
12022000   NNE 6.7-----1021.7 -2.4 17.9-----
12021930   NNE 7.2-----1022.0- 18.1-----
12021900   NNE 6.2-----1022.0 -2.0 17.6-----
12021830    NE 4.6-----1022.7- 17.9-----
12021800   NNE 4.1-----1023.4 -0.7 18.1-----
12021730    NE 4.6-----1023.4- 17.7-----
12021700    NE 5.7-----1024.0 +0.7 16.6-----
12021630    NE 6.7-----1023.7- 16.2-----
12021600   ENE 6.7-----1024.0 +1.0 15.3-----
12021530   ENE 6.2-----1024.4- 14.4-----
12021500    NE 8.8-----1024.0 +2.0 13.9-----
12021430    NE 9.8-----1023.7- 12.9-----
12021400    NE 8.8-----1023.4 +1.7 12.1-----
12021330    NE 7.7-----1023.4- 11.7-----
12021300    NE 8.2-----1023.0 +1.7 11.9-----
12021230    NE 8.2-----1022.7- 11.8-----
12021200    NE 8.2-----1022.0 +0.7 12.0-----
12021130    NE 7.7-----1022.4- 12.0-----
12021100   NNE 8.2-----1021.7 +1.0 12.4-----
12021030    NE 7.7-----1022.4- 12.6-----
12021000    NE 6.7-----1021.3 +1.0 12.6-----
12020930    NE 5.1-----1021.7- 12.8-----
12020900   ENE 5.1-----1021.3 +1.4 12.7-----
12020830    NE 5.1-----1021.0- 13.0-----
12020800    NE 6.2-----1020.6 +0.3 13.4-----
12020730    NE 5.7-----1020.3- 13.5-----
12020700    NE 7.2-----1020.3 +0.3 13.5-----
12020630    NE 6.7-----1020.3- 13.5-----
12020600    NE 6.7-----1020.0 +0.0 13.7-----
12020530    NE 6.7-----1020.0- 14.2-----
12020500    NE 6.2-----1020.3 +0.3 14.5-----
12020430    NE 5.7-----1020.3- 14.4-----
12020400    NE 5.7-----1020.0 +0.3 14.3-----

Solar Radiation Conditions at MBLA1 as of
0400 GMT on 12/03/2016:
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): 0.0watts/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
12030330 0.0--
12030300 0.0--
12030230 0.0--
12030200 0.0--
12030130 0.0--
12030100 0.0--
12030030 0.0--
12030000 0.0--
12022330 0.0--
12022300 0.0--
12022230 0.0--
12022200 62.0--
12022130 124.0--
12022100 222.0--
12022030 249.0--
12022000 189.0--
12021930 369.0--
12021900 418.0--
12021830 943.0--
12021800 784.0--
12021730 604.0--
12021700 695.0--
12021630 688.0--
12021600 611.0--
12021530 551.0--
12021500 477.0--
12021430 416.0--
12021400 154.0--
12021330 84.0--
12021300 87.0--
12021230 4.0--
12021200 0.0--
12021130 0.0--
12021100 0.0--
12021030 0.0--
12021000 0.0--
12020930 0.0--
12020900 0.0--
12020830 0.0--
12020800 0.0--
12020730 0.0--
12020700 0.0--
12020630 0.0--
12020600 0.0--
12020530 0.0--
12020500 0.0--
12020430 0.0--
12020400 0.0--

Description of Measurements

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

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