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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
2300 GMT on 06/24/2016:
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): SSW ( 210 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 7.2 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1016.9 mb
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): -1.7 mb ( Falling )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 29.2 °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): 7 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
06242230   SSW 7.2-----1017.3- 29.3-- 11.11--
06242200   SSW 7.7-----1017.6 -1.4 29.1-----
06242130   SSW 7.2-----1017.3- 29.2-- 10.90--
06242100   SSW 7.2-----1018.0 -1.4 29.1-----
06242030   SSW 6.7-----1018.3- 29.2-----
06242000   SSW 6.2-----1018.6 -1.4 29.1-----
06241930    S 5.7-----1018.3- 29.1-- 11.35--
06241900    S 4.1-----1019.0 -1.7 28.9-----
06241830   SSW 4.1-----1019.6- 28.8-- 11.21--
06241800   SSE 2.6-----1019.3 -1.0 28.8-----
06241730   ESE 2.1-----1020.3- 28.6-- 11.33--
06241700    NE 2.1-----1020.0 -0.7 29.5-----
06241630   ENE 0.5-----1020.6- 29.5-- 11.06--
06241600    N 1.5-----1020.6 +1.4 30.7-----
06241530    NW 3.1-----1021.0- 29.9-- 10.96--
06241500    NW 4.1-----1020.3 +1.0 29.4-----
06241430   WNW 4.6-----1020.3- 28.6-- 10.68--
06241400   WNW 5.1-----1020.6 +1.7 28.2-----
06241330   WNW 5.1-----1020.0- 27.9-- 10.65--
06241300    W 5.1-----1019.3 +0.7 27.1-----
06241230    W 5.1-----1019.6- 27.4-- 10.58--
06241200   WNW 4.1-----1019.3 +1.0 27.9-----
06241130   WNW 4.1-----1019.0- 27.4-- 10.67--
06241100    W 3.6-----1019.0 +0.3 27.0-----
06241030    W 3.6-----1018.6- 27.2-- 10.47--
06241000    W 4.1-----1018.6 +0.0 27.4-----
06240930   WSW 4.1-----1018.6- 27.3-- 10.28--
06240900    W 4.1-----1018.3 +0.0 27.2-----
06240830    W 4.1-----1018.3- 27.2-- 9.95--
06240800    W 4.1-----1018.6 +0.3 27.1-----
06240730    W 3.6-----1019.0- 27.0-- 10.08--
06240700    W 3.1-----1018.6 +0.3 27.2-----
06240630   WSW 4.1-----1018.6- 27.5-- 10.20--
06240600   WSW 3.6-----1018.3 +0.3 27.4-----
06240530   WSW 4.6-----1018.3- 27.7-- 10.22--
06240500    SW 5.1-----1018.3 +0.7 28.0-----
06240430    SW 5.7-----1018.3- 28.0-- 10.36--
06240400   WSW 5.7-----1018.3 +1.0 28.0-----
06240330    SW 5.1-----1018.3- 28.1-----
06240300    SW 5.1-----1018.0 +0.7 28.1-----
06240230    SW 5.1-----1018.0- 28.2-- 10.62--
06240200   SSW 4.6-----1017.6 -0.3 28.3-----
06240130    SW 5.1-----1017.3- 28.3-- 11.24--
06240100   SSW 5.1-----1017.3 -1.0 28.5-----
06240030   SSW 5.7-----1017.6- 28.6-- 11.42--
06240000    S 5.7-----1017.3 -1.0 28.8-----
06232330    S 5.7-----1018.0- 28.9-- 10.96--
06232300    S 6.2-----1018.0 -0.7 29.1-----

Ocean Conditions at MBLA1 as of
2230 GMT on 06/24/2016:

These oceanographic data are displayed in rounded times.

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.

 Depth (DEPTH): 1.0 m
5-day plot - Ocean TemperatureOcean Temperature (OTMP):30.37 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):11.11 psu
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT)Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT):106.7%
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM)Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM): 7.54 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
06242130 1.030.38-10.90106.60 7.54----
06241930 1.029.74-11.35107.10 7.64----
06241830 1.029.31-11.21102.60 7.38----
06241730 1.029.08-11.33101.50 7.32----
06241630 1.028.87-11.0699.50 7.22----
06241530 1.028.80-10.9697.50 7.09----
06241430 1.028.71-10.6896.30 7.02----
06241330 1.028.63-10.6594.20 6.88----
06241230 1.028.66-10.5894.20 6.87----
06241130 1.028.76-10.6791.20 6.64----
06241030 1.028.83-10.4793.90 6.84----
06240930 1.029.01-10.2894.60 6.87----
06240830 1.029.21- 9.9595.90 6.96----
06240730 1.029.35-10.0895.80 6.93----
06240630 1.029.29-10.2091.70 6.64----
06240530 1.029.44-10.2298.70 7.12----
06240430 1.029.50-10.36100.30 7.23----
06240230 1.029.46-10.62104.70 7.54----
06240130 1.029.40-11.24106.50 7.64----
06240030 1.029.36-11.42106.90 7.67----
06232330 1.029.53-10.96111.10 7.97----

Solar Radiation Conditions at MBLA1 as of
2300 GMT on 06/24/2016:
Unit of Measure:    Time Zone:   

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5-day plot - Short Wave Radiation 1Short Wave Radiation 1 (SRAD1): 286.0watts/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
06242230 388.0--
06242200 492.0--
06242130 586.0--
06242100 674.0--
06242030 757.0--
06242000 825.0--
06241930 882.0--
06241900 919.0--
06241830 946.0--
06241800 950.0--
06241730 942.0--
06241700 939.0--
06241630 911.0--
06241600 857.0--
06241530 749.0--
06241500 577.0--
06241430 513.0--
06241400 474.0--
06241330 427.0--
06241300 340.0--
06241230 238.0--
06241200 28.0--
06241130 20.0--
06241100 7.0--
06241030 0.0--
06241000 0.0--
06240930 0.0--
06240900 0.0--
06240830 0.0--
06240800 0.0--
06240730 0.0--
06240700 0.0--
06240630 0.0--
06240600 0.0--
06240530 0.0--
06240500 0.0--
06240430 0.0--
06240400 0.0--
06240330 0.0--
06240300 0.0--
06240230 0.0--
06240200 0.0--
06240130 0.0--
06240100 3.0--
06240030 26.0--
06240000 110.0--
06232330 199.0--
06232300 299.0--

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