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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

Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations near station MBLA1


Conditions at MBLA1 as of
0300 GMT on 08/30/2015:
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): E ( 80 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 6.2 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1016.3 mb
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): +0.7 mb ( Rising )
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 6 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 6 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
08300230    E 4.6-----1016.6-------
08300200   ESE 4.6-----1016.6 +0.7------
08300130    SE 4.1-----1015.9-------
08300100    SE 3.6-----1015.2 -0.7------
08300030   SSE 4.6-----1015.9-------
08300000    SE 5.1-----1015.6 -0.3------
08292330   SSE 4.6-----1015.2-------
08292300   SSE 5.1-----1015.9 -1.4------
08292230   SSE 5.7-----1014.9-------
08292200   SSE 6.2-----1015.9 -1.4------
08292130    SE 6.7-----1015.9-------
08292100   SSE 7.2-----1015.9 -1.7------
08292030   SSE 8.2-----1016.6-------
08292000   SSE 6.7-----1017.3 -1.4------
08291930   SSE 7.7-----1017.6-------
08291900    SE 7.2-----1017.3 -1.7------
08291830    SE 3.6-----1017.6-------
08291800   SSE 2.6-----1017.6 -1.4------
08291730    S 0.5-----1018.0-------
08291700    NE 2.1-----1018.6 +0.3------
08291630   NNE 2.1-----1018.3-------
08291600    NE 2.6-----1019.0 +1.0------
08291530   ENE 4.1-----1018.6-------
08291500   ENE 4.6-----1019.0 +1.4------
08291430   ENE 4.1-----1018.0-------
08291400   ENE 4.6-----1018.3 +2.0------
08291330   ENE 7.2-----1018.3-------
08291300   ENE 7.2-----1018.0 +2.0------
08291230    NE 6.7-----1018.0-------
08291200    NE 5.7-----1017.6 +1.7------
08291130    NE 5.7-----1016.9-------
08291100   NNE 6.2-----1016.3 +0.3------
08291030    N 4.6-----1015.9-------
08291000    N 4.1-----1015.9 -0.3------
08290930   NNE 2.1-----1015.9-------
08290900   ESE 1.5-----1015.9 -1.0------
08290830    S 2.1-----1016.3-------
08290800    S 1.5-----1015.9 -1.4------
08290730   - 0.0-----1016.3-------
08290700    S 0.5-----1016.3 -0.7------
08290630   - 0.0-----1016.9-------
08290600   - 0.0-----1016.9 +0.3------
08290530    NW 0.5-----1017.3-------
08290500    NW 1.0-----1017.3 +1.0------
08290430    W 1.0-----1017.3-------
08290400   WSW 1.5-----1016.9 +1.7------
08290330    SW 2.6-----1016.6-------
08290300   SSW 2.6-----1016.6 +2.0------

Solar Radiation Conditions at MBLA1 as of
0300 GMT on 08/30/2015:
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 - 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
08300230 0.0--
08300200 0.0--
08300130 0.0--
08300100 0.0--
08300030 1.0--
08300000 12.0--
08292330 40.0--
08292300 79.0--
08292230 129.0--
08292200 164.0--
08292130 599.0--
08292100 411.0--
08292030 723.0--
08292000 756.0--
08291930 782.0--
08291900 855.0--
08291830 895.0--
08291800 838.0--
08291730 876.0--
08291700 884.0--
08291630 775.0--
08291600 577.0--
08291530 706.0--
08291500 541.0--
08291430 417.0--
08291400 362.0--
08291330 326.0--
08291300 255.0--
08291230 150.0--
08291200 14.0--
08291130 2.0--
08291100 0.0--
08291030 0.0--
08291000 0.0--
08290930 0.0--
08290900 0.0--
08290830 0.0--
08290800 0.0--
08290730 0.0--
08290700 0.0--
08290630 0.0--
08290600 0.0--
08290530 0.0--
08290500 0.0--
08290430 0.0--
08290400 0.0--
08290330 0.0--
08290300 0.0--

Description of Measurements

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

Historical Data & Climatic Summaries for quality controlled data for the current month, previous months, and previous years.