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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
0630 GMT on 03/27/2015:
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): W ( 260 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 8.2 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1010.5 mb
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 5.61 psu
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 8 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
03270600    W 7.7-----1010.2 +0.0------
03270530    W 7.7-----1010.2---- 5.46--
03270500    W 5.7-----1010.5 +0.0------
03270430    W 6.7-----1010.2---- 6.52--
03270400    W 6.2-----1010.2 -0.3------
03270330   WSW 6.2-----1010.8---- 6.60--
03270300    SW 6.2-----1010.2 -1.0------
03270230   SSW 5.7-----1009.8---- 6.90--
03270200   SSW 3.1-----1010.5 +1.0------
03270130   WSW 2.6-----1010.8---- 7.04--
03270100   WSW 4.1-----1010.5 +0.3------
03270030   WSW 6.2-----1010.2---- 7.88--
03270000   SSW 8.2-----1011.2 +1.7------
03262330   SSW 7.2-----1010.8---- 8.19--
03262300    SW 7.2-----1009.5 -1.0------
03262230   SSW 8.2-----1009.1---- 7.92--
03262200   SSW 3.6-----1010.2 -0.3------
03262130    S 5.7-----1009.5---- 7.74--
03262100    S 5.1-----1009.5 -3.4------
03262030    SW 3.6-----1011.2---- 7.37--
03262000   SSW 3.1-----1010.5 -1.7------
03261930   SSW 6.2-----1010.5---- 6.72--
03261900    SW 4.1-----1010.5 -2.7------
03261830   SSW 6.2-----1011.5---- 6.40--
03261800   SSW 7.2-----1012.9 -0.7------
03261730    S 9.8-----1013.2---- 6.16--
03261700   SSE 9.8-----1012.2 -0.7------
03261630    SE 11.8-----1012.9---- 6.17--
03261600   ESE 4.6-----1013.2 +0.3------
03261530   ESE 4.1-----1013.9---- 4.96--
03261500    E 2.1-----1013.5 -0.3------
03261430   ENE 3.6-----1012.9---- 4.75--
03261400   ENE 4.1-----1012.9 +0.0------
03261330    E 3.6-----1013.2---- 4.69--
03261300   ENE 4.1-----1012.9 -0.3------
03261230   ENE 4.1-----1013.2---- 4.66--
03261200    E 3.6-----1013.9 +1.0------
03261130    E 3.1-----1013.5---- 5.21--
03261100    E 3.1-----1012.9 -0.3------
03261030    E 3.6-----1012.9---- 5.19--
03261000    E 3.1-----1013.2 -1.0------
03260930    E 2.6-----1012.9---- 5.16--
03260900   ESE 3.1-----1012.9 -2.0------
03260830   ESE 3.1-----1012.9---- 5.30--
03260800   ESE 2.6-----1013.2 -2.0------
03260730    SE 3.6-----1013.9---- 5.50--
03260700    SE 4.1-----1014.2 -2.0------

Ocean Conditions at MBLA1 as of
0630 GMT on 03/27/2015:

These oceanographic data are displayed in rounded times.

Unit of Measure:    Time Zone:   

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 Depth (DEPTH): 1.0 m
5-day plot - Ocean TemperatureOcean Temperature (OTMP):20.08 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL): 5.61 psu
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT)Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT): 95.8%
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM)Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM): 8.41 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
03270530 1.020.08- 5.4696.50 8.49----
03270430 1.020.40- 6.5297.70 8.48----
03270330 1.020.44- 6.6095.90 8.31----
03270230 1.020.54- 6.9097.00 8.38----
03270130 1.020.59- 7.0498.30 8.48----
03270030 1.020.66- 7.8898.50 8.44----
03262330 1.020.74- 8.1998.90 8.45----
03262230 1.020.74- 7.9297.80 8.37----
03262130 1.020.74- 7.7499.10 8.49----
03262030 1.020.55- 7.3799.00 8.53----
03261930 1.020.44- 6.72100.20 8.68----
03261830 1.020.36- 6.4099.10 8.62----
03261730 1.020.11- 6.1697.60 8.54----
03261630 1.020.23- 6.1795.00 8.29----
03261530 1.019.89- 4.9695.40 8.44----
03261430 1.019.86- 4.7594.10 8.34----
03261330 1.019.83- 4.6991.50 8.12----
03261230 1.019.75- 4.6691.20 8.11----
03261130 1.020.09- 5.2197.30 8.57----
03261030 1.020.26- 5.1999.30 8.71----
03260930 1.020.27- 5.16100.10 8.78----
03260830 1.020.28- 5.3099.20 8.70----
03260730 1.020.19- 5.5099.80 8.76----

Solar Radiation Conditions at MBLA1 as of
0630 GMT on 03/27/2015:
Unit of Measure:    Time Zone:   

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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
03270600 0.0--
03270530 0.0--
03270500 0.0--
03270430 0.0--
03270400 0.0--
03270330 0.0--
03270300 0.0--
03270230 0.0--
03270200 0.0--
03270130 0.0--
03270100 2.0--
03270030 8.0--
03270000 10.0--
03262330 9.0--
03262300 17.0--
03262230 54.0--
03262200 19.0--
03262130 54.0--
03262100 148.0--
03262030 105.0--
03262000 68.0--
03261930 85.0--
03261900 157.0--
03261830 246.0--
03261800 75.0--
03261730 72.0--
03261700 96.0--
03261630 28.0--
03261600 37.0--
03261530 25.0--
03261500 34.0--
03261430 47.0--
03261400 85.0--
03261330 54.0--
03261300 61.0--
03261230 80.0--
03261200 10.0--
03261130 1.0--
03261100 0.0--
03261030 0.0--
03261000 0.0--
03260930 0.0--
03260900 0.0--
03260830 0.0--
03260800 0.0--
03260730 0.0--
03260700 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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