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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
1700 GMT on 10/21/2017:
     

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): ESE ( 110 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 9.8 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1019.6 mb
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): +0.3 mb ( Rising )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 25.3 °C
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 9 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 10 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
10211630 ESE 8.8-----1020.3- 25.2-----
10211600  E 7.2-----1020.7 +1.4 24.6-----
10211530  E 7.7-----1020.3- 24.3-----
10211500  E 7.7-----1019.6 +1.0 23.6-----
10211430  E 7.7-----1020.0- 23.0-----
10211400  E 8.2-----1019.3 +1.4 22.5-----
10211330  E 8.2-----1019.3- 22.1-----
10211300 ENE 7.2-----1019.3 +1.7 21.9-----
10211230 ENE 8.2-----1019.0- 21.8-----
10211200  E 8.2-----1018.6 +0.7 21.6-----
10211130  E 7.7-----1018.3- 21.6-----
10211100 ENE 7.7-----1018.0 +0.0 21.4-----
10211030  E 7.2-----1017.6- 21.9-----
10211000  E 6.7-----1017.6 -1.0 21.7-----
10210930 ENE 6.2-----1017.6- 21.9-----
10210900 ENE 5.7-----1018.0 -0.7 21.8-----
10210830 ENE 5.7-----1018.0- 21.7-----
10210800 ENE 5.7-----1018.0 -1.0 21.8-----
10210730 ENE 4.6-----1018.3- 22.1-----
10210700 ENE 4.6-----1018.6 -0.7 22.2-----
10210630 ENE 4.6-----1019.0- 22.4-----
10210600  E 5.7-----1018.6 -1.0 22.5-----
10210530  E 4.6-----1018.6- 22.6-----
10210500 ENE 5.1-----1019.0 -0.7 22.5-----
10210430  E 4.6-----1019.3- 22.9-----
10210400 ENE 4.6-----1019.3 +0.0 22.8-----
10210330  E 4.6-----1019.6- 22.9-----
10210300 ENE 4.1-----1019.6 +0.7 23.1-----
10210230 ENE 4.1-----1019.3- 23.2-----
10210200  NE 4.6-----1019.6 +0.7 23.1-----
10210130  E 2.1-----1019.0- 23.5-----
10210100  E 2.1-----1019.3 +1.0 23.5-----
10210030  E 3.6-----1019.0- 23.6-----
10210000 ESE 3.1-----1019.0 +0.7 23.7-----
10202330 ESE 2.6-----1019.0- 24.0-----
10202300 ESE 4.6-----1019.0 +0.0 24.3-----
10202230 ESE 5.1-----1018.6- 24.4-----
10202200 ESE 4.6-----1018.3 -1.4 24.4-----
10202130 ESE 5.1-----1018.0- 24.6-----
10202100 ESE 4.6-----1018.3 -2.7 24.6-----
10202030  E 5.1-----1018.6- 25.1-----
10202000 ESE 3.6-----1019.0 -2.0 24.6-----
10201930  SE 2.6-----1019.0- 24.6-----
10201900 ESE 3.1-----1019.6 -1.7 24.9-----
10201830 ENE 4.1-----1020.3- 25.7-----
10201800  E 5.1-----1021.0 -0.7 24.6-----
10201730  E 6.7-----1021.0- 24.3-----
10201700  E 7.2-----1021.0 -0.7 24.0-----

Solar Radiation Conditions at MBLA1 as of
1700 GMT on 10/21/2017:
     

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): 916.0watts/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
10211630 752.0--
10211600 621.0--
10211530 418.0--
10211500 441.0--
10211430 363.0--
10211400 262.0--
10211330 194.0--
10211300 87.0--
10211230 28.0--
10211200 2.0--
10211130 0.0--
10211100 0.0--
10211030 0.0--
10211000 0.0--
10210930 0.0--
10210900 0.0--
10210830 0.0--
10210800 0.0--
10210730 0.0--
10210700 0.0--
10210630 0.0--
10210600 0.0--
10210530 0.0--
10210500 0.0--
10210430 0.0--
10210400 0.0--
10210330 0.0--
10210300 0.0--
10210230 0.0--
10210200 0.0--
10210130 0.0--
10210100 0.0--
10210030 0.0--
10210000 0.0--
10202330 0.0--
10202300 16.0--
10202230 73.0--
10202200 115.0--
10202130 203.0--
10202100 249.0--
10202030 207.0--
10202000 361.0--
10201930 537.0--
10201900 666.0--
10201830 602.0--
10201800 823.0--
10201730 784.0--
10201700 475.0--

Description of Measurements

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

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