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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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Station MBLA1
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Conditions at MBLA1 as of
0830 GMT on 08/22/2017:
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): ENE ( 70 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 4.1 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1017.3 mb
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 27.6 °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): 4 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
08220800  E 3.6-----1017.6 -2.0 28.2-----
08220730 ESE 2.6-----1017.6- 28.1-----
08220700 ESE 3.6-----1018.0 -2.0 28.1-----
08220630  E 4.6-----1018.6- 27.6-----
08220600  E 4.1-----1018.6 -1.4 27.9-----
08220530  E 3.6-----1019.3- 28.0-----
08220500 SSE 4.1-----1019.6 +0.3 29.4-----
08220430  SE 4.1-----1019.6- 29.2-----
08220400  SE 5.1-----1020.0 +1.0 29.3-----
08220330 SSE 6.2-----1019.6- 29.3-----
08220300 SSE 6.2-----1020.0 +1.0 29.1-----
08220230  SE 4.6-----1019.3- 28.6-----
08220200 ESE 3.6-----1019.3 +0.0 28.9-----
08220130  E 3.1-----1019.6- 28.6-----
08220100 ENE 3.6-----1019.0 +1.0 28.2-----
08220030  NE 3.1-----1019.0- 27.7-----
08220000  NW 4.1-----1019.0 +0.7 26.6-----
08212330  N 5.7-----1018.6- 25.4-----
08212300  N 12.9-----1019.3 +1.0------
08212230  SE 8.2-----1018.6- 30.6-----
08212200  SE 5.1-----1018.0 -0.7 30.6-----
08212130  SE 5.7-----1017.6- 30.1-----
08212100  SE 6.7-----1018.3 -0.7 30.1-----
08212030  E 5.1-----1018.3- 29.5-----
08212000  SE 6.2-----1018.3 -2.0 29.6-----
08211930 ESE 8.2-----1018.0- 28.4-----
08211900  S 2.6-----1018.6 -2.0 28.9-----
08211830 SSE 4.6-----1019.0- 29.7-----
08211800  S 2.1-----1019.0 -0.7 30.8-----
08211730  N 1.0-----1020.0- 32.4-----
08211700  N 2.1-----1020.3 +0.7 31.6-----
08211630  N 2.6-----1020.0- 31.2-----
08211600  N 3.6-----1020.7 +1.4 31.0-----
08211530  N 3.1-----1020.3- 31.3-----
08211500 NNE 3.6-----1019.6 +1.0 31.2-----
08211430 NNE 4.1-----1020.0- 30.3-----
08211400 NNE 5.1-----1019.6 +1.4 30.4-----
08211330  NE 5.1-----1019.6- 29.9-----
08211300  NE 4.1-----1019.3 +1.4 30.0-----
08211230 NNE 4.6-----1019.0- 29.4-----
08211200 NNE 4.6-----1018.6 +1.0 28.8-----
08211130 NNE 5.1-----1019.0- 28.6-----
08211100  N 5.1-----1018.3 +0.7 28.6-----
08211030 NNE 5.7-----1018.6- 28.8-----
08211000  N 4.1-----1018.0 -0.3 29.1-----
08210930  N 4.1-----1018.6- 29.1-----
08210900  SW 1.0-----1017.6 -0.7 29.9-----

Solar Radiation Conditions at MBLA1 as of
0830 GMT on 08/22/2017:
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): 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
08220800 0.0--
08220730 0.0--
08220700 0.0--
08220630 0.0--
08220600 0.0--
08220530 0.0--
08220500 0.0--
08220430 0.0--
08220400 0.0--
08220330 0.0--
08220300 0.0--
08220230 0.0--
08220200 0.0--
08220130 0.0--
08220100 0.0--
08220030 1.0--
08220000 11.0--
08212330 32.0--
08212300 18.0--
08212230 212.0--
08212200 570.0--
08212130 620.0--
08212100 333.0--
08212030 378.0--
08212000 413.0--
08211930 420.0--
08211900 134.0--
08211830 20.0--
08211800 501.0--
08211730 761.0--
08211700 964.0--
08211630 829.0--
08211600 476.0--
08211530 707.0--
08211500 664.0--
08211430 523.0--
08211400 379.0--
08211330 263.0--
08211300 195.0--
08211230 88.0--
08211200 32.0--
08211130 7.0--
08211100 0.0--
08211030 0.0--
08211000 0.0--
08210930 0.0--
08210900 0.0--

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