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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
0930 GMT on 05/23/2015:
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): 8.2 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1020.6 mb
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 22.9 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 6.28 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
05230900    E 8.2-----1021.0 +0.0 23.0-----
05230830    E 8.8-----1020.3- 22.9-- 6.22--
05230800    E 8.8-----1020.3 -1.0 22.9-----
05230730   ENE 8.8-----1021.0- 23.2-- 6.14--
05230700   ENE 8.2-----1020.3 -1.7 23.4-----
05230630   ENE 7.2-----1021.3- 23.5-- 6.24--
05230600    NE 7.2-----1021.0 -0.3 23.4-----
05230530    NE 6.7-----1021.7- 24.0-- 6.29--
05230500    NE 6.7-----1021.3 +0.3 24.2-----
05230430    NE 7.7-----1021.3- 24.5-- 5.90--
05230400    NE 7.7-----1022.0 +1.7 24.8-----
05230330   NNE 6.7-----1021.7- 25.1-----
05230300   NNE 6.7-----1021.3 +1.0 25.2-----
05230230   NNE 6.2-----1021.0- 25.4-- 6.13--
05230200   NNE 5.7-----1021.0 +1.0 25.6-----
05230130   NNE 5.7-----1020.6- 25.7-- 6.20--
05230100   NNE 6.7-----1020.3 +0.3 25.9-----
05230030   NNE 6.7-----1020.3- 26.1-----
05230000    N 6.2-----1020.3 +0.0 26.2-----
05222330    N 6.2-----1020.0- 26.3-- 6.21--
05222300    N 6.2-----1020.0 -0.3 26.4-----
05222230    N 6.2-----1020.0- 26.8-- 6.22--
05222200    N 5.7-----1020.0 -0.3 26.6-----
05222130    N 4.6-----1020.0- 26.3-- 6.40--
05222100   NNW 5.1-----1020.3 -0.7 26.1-----
05222030    N 4.1-----1019.6- 25.1-- 6.40--
05222000   NNW 4.1-----1020.3 -0.7 24.8-----
05221930    N 5.1-----1020.6- 23.9-- 6.32--
05221900    N 6.2-----1020.3 -1.0 23.4-----
05221830    N 7.2-----1021.0- 22.9-- 6.05--
05221800    N 6.7-----1021.0 -0.3 22.5-----
05221730    N 6.2-----1021.0- 22.2-- 6.28--
05221700    N 5.1-----1021.0 +0.3 21.6-----
05221630    N 6.2-----1021.3- 20.9-- 5.83--
05221600    N 6.2-----1021.3 -0.3 20.5-----
05221530    N 5.7-----1021.3- 19.9-- 6.22--
05221500   NNE 6.7-----1021.3 +0.3 19.1-----
05221430   NNE 7.7-----1021.0- 18.5-- 6.13--
05221400   NNE 8.8-----1020.6 +1.7 18.4-----
05221330   NNE 8.8-----1021.3- 17.9-- 6.53--
05221300   NNE 9.8-----1021.7 +2.7 17.7-----
05221230    N 10.8-----1020.6- 17.1-- 6.58--
05221200   NNE 11.3-----1021.0 +2.4 17.4-----
05221130   NNE 11.3-----1020.3- 18.1-- 6.04--
05221100    N 10.8-----1019.0 +1.0 18.3-----
05221030    N 11.8-----1018.6- 18.3-- 5.70--
05221000    N 11.3-----1019.0 +2.0 19.0-----

Ocean Conditions at MBLA1 as of
0930 GMT on 05/23/2015:

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):25.71 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL): 6.28 psu
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT)Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT): 96.3%
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM)Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM): 7.58 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
05230830 1.025.89- 6.2298.20 7.71----
05230730 1.026.07- 6.1499.20 7.76----
05230630 1.026.25- 6.2499.20 7.73----
05230530 1.026.54- 6.2998.90 7.67----
05230430 1.026.69- 5.9096.20 7.46----
05230230 1.026.96- 6.13100.30 7.73----
05230130 1.027.14- 6.20102.50 7.87----
05222330 1.027.52- 6.21103.50 7.90----
05222230 1.027.69- 6.22106.40 8.09----
05222130 1.027.44- 6.40101.00 7.70----
05222030 1.027.33- 6.40100.10 7.65----
05221930 1.027.22- 6.32103.50 7.93----
05221830 1.027.25- 6.05102.30 7.85----
05221730 1.027.18- 6.2897.40 7.47----
05221630 1.027.03- 5.8397.00 7.47----
05221530 1.026.92- 6.2292.60 7.14----
05221430 1.026.81- 6.1388.80 6.86----
05221330 1.026.88- 6.5386.70 6.67----
05221230 1.026.94- 6.5884.40 6.49----
05221130 1.027.04- 6.0487.00 6.70----
05221030 1.027.08- 5.7088.40 6.81----

Solar Radiation Conditions at MBLA1 as of
0930 GMT on 05/23/2015:
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
05230900 0.0--
05230830 0.0--
05230800 0.0--
05230730 0.0--
05230700 0.0--
05230630 0.0--
05230600 0.0--
05230530 0.0--
05230500 0.0--
05230430 0.0--
05230400 0.0--
05230330 0.0--
05230300 0.0--
05230230 0.0--
05230200 0.0--
05230130 0.0--
05230100 0.0--
05230030 10.0--
05230000 31.0--
05222330 74.0--
05222300 93.0--
05222230 328.0--
05222200 422.0--
05222130 354.0--
05222100 609.0--
05222030 695.0--
05222000 766.0--
05221930 835.0--
05221900 868.0--
05221830 395.0--
05221800 362.0--
05221730 944.0--
052217001051.0--
05221630 863.0--
05221600 613.0--
05221530 612.0--
05221500 544.0--
05221430 512.0--
05221400 512.0--
05221330 275.0--
05221300 322.0--
05221230 82.0--
05221200 42.0--
05221130 28.0--
05221100 4.0--
05221030 0.0--
05221000 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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