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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
1100 GMT on 04/27/2015:
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): NE ( 50 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 8.8 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1006.8 mb
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): +1.4 mb ( Rising )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 21.4 °C
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): 9 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
04271030    N 7.2-----1006.8- 20.9-- 0.12--
04271000    N 8.2-----1006.4 +0.3 20.3-----
04270930    N 8.2-----1006.1- 20.5-- 0.10--
04270900    N 3.6-----1005.4 -1.0 21.5-----
04270830   NNE 2.1-----1005.8- 21.7-- 0.14--
04270800   NNE 2.6-----1005.4 -1.4 21.9-----
04270730   NNE 1.0-----1005.1- 22.1-- 0.14--
04270700    N 3.1-----1006.1 -0.7 22.5-----
04270630   WNW 2.1-----1005.8- 22.6-- 0.15--
04270600    SW 3.1-----1006.4 +0.0 22.8-----
04270530    W 3.1-----1006.4- 23.0-- 0.21--
04270500    SW 2.6-----1006.8 +0.0 22.6-----
04270430    S 5.1-----1006.1- 22.7-- 0.26--
04270400   SSW 4.1-----1006.8 +0.7 22.7-----
04270330    S 4.6-----1006.4- 22.5-- 0.38--
04270300    S 2.1-----1006.4 +1.4 22.6-----
04270230   ESE 3.1-----1005.4- 22.8-- 0.57--
04270200   WSW 2.6-----1006.8 +2.0 23.3-----
04270130   SSW 2.6-----1006.1- 23.4-- 0.72--
04270100   SSW 4.6-----1006.1 +0.0 23.5-----
04270030    SW 4.6-----1005.8- 24.3-- 1.02--
04270000    SW 5.1-----1005.1 -1.4 24.2-----
04262330    SW 4.6-----1005.1- 23.9-- 0.93--
04262300   SSW 5.1-----1004.7 -2.0 23.9-----
04262230   SSW 7.2-----1005.1- 24.1-- 0.91--
04262200    SW 6.2-----1006.1 -0.7 24.8-----
04262130   WSW 5.7-----1006.4- 24.7-- 1.11--
04262100    SW 5.7-----1006.4 -0.3 24.6-----
04262030   SSW 7.2-----1006.4- 24.1-- 1.32--
04262000   SSW 6.7-----1006.8 -1.4 24.1-----
04261930   SSW 7.2-----1007.1- 24.1-- 1.16--
04261900   SSW 5.1-----1006.8 -1.4 24.3-----
04261830   SSW 5.7-----1006.8- 24.0-- 1.17--
04261800   SSW 6.2-----1006.8 -1.4 23.6-----
04261730   SSW 6.7-----1007.1- 23.5-- 1.36--
04261700   SSW 5.7-----1008.1 +0.0 23.2-----
04261630    S 4.6-----1007.8- 23.1-- 0.64--
04261600    S 4.6-----1008.1 +0.0 23.3-----
04261530   SSE 2.6-----1007.8- 22.8-- 0.84--
04261500   - 0.0-----1008.1 +1.4 23.0-----
04261430    SW 1.5-----1007.8- 22.3-- 0.69--
04261400   - 0.0-----1008.1 +1.7 22.4-----
04261330    SW 1.5-----1007.5- 21.6-- 0.78--
04261300   WSW 2.6-----1008.1 +1.7 21.5-----
04261230    W 3.1-----1007.8- 21.5-- 0.90--
04261200   WNW 4.1-----1006.8 +0.3 21.6-----

Ocean Conditions at MBLA1 as of
1030 GMT on 04/27/2015:

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):22.90 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL): 0.12 psu
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT)Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT): 84.1%
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM)Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM): 7.22 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
04270930 1.022.86- 0.1083.20 7.15----
04270830 1.022.95- 0.1483.80 7.19----
04270730 1.022.98- 0.1483.10 7.13----
04270630 1.023.04- 0.1582.70 7.09----
04270530 1.023.10- 0.2183.70 7.16----
04270430 1.023.06- 0.2683.80 7.17----
04270330 1.022.90- 0.3882.30 7.05----
04270230 1.022.66- 0.5779.90 6.88----
04270130 1.022.69- 0.7280.70 6.93----
04270030 1.022.73- 1.0279.70 6.83----
04262330 1.022.97- 0.9382.70 7.06----
04262230 1.022.92- 0.9182.70 7.07----
04262130 1.022.80- 1.1182.80 7.08----
04262030 1.022.74- 1.3280.60 6.90----
04261930 1.022.91- 1.1681.40 6.95----
04261830 1.023.09- 1.1783.90 7.14----
04261730 1.022.60- 1.3678.60 6.74----
04261630 1.022.32- 0.6478.50 6.80----
04261530 1.022.15- 0.8479.50 6.90----
04261430 1.022.14- 0.6977.10 6.70----
04261330 1.022.13- 0.7879.10 6.87----
04261230 1.022.06- 0.9079.60 6.92----

Solar Radiation Conditions at MBLA1 as of
1100 GMT on 04/27/2015:
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
04271030 0.0--
04271000 0.0--
04270930 1.0--
04270900 1.0--
04270830 1.0--
04270800 1.0--
04270730 1.0--
04270700 1.0--
04270630 0.0--
04270600 0.0--
04270530 0.0--
04270500 0.0--
04270430 0.0--
04270400 0.0--
04270330 1.0--
04270300 0.0--
04270230 0.0--
04270200 0.0--
04270130 0.0--
04270100 0.0--
04270030 1.0--
04270000 17.0--
04262330 69.0--
04262300 260.0--
04262230 442.0--
04262200 151.0--
04262130 165.0--
04262100 199.0--
04262030 187.0--
04262000 296.0--
04261930 719.0--
04261900 582.0--
04261830 538.0--
042618001007.0--
04261730 897.0--
04261700 907.0--
04261630 820.0--
04261600 608.0--
04261530 578.0--
04261500 592.0--
04261430 544.0--
04261400 265.0--
04261330 157.0--
04261300 138.0--
04261230 123.0--
04261200 57.0--

Description of Measurements

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