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Station MHPA1 - Meaher Park, AL Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station MHPA1

Station MHPA1
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Station operated by Dauphin Island Sea Lab
Coastal Marine Station
30.667 N 87.936 W (30°40'2" N 87°56'11" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 4.15 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 8.5 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: 1.85 m above mean sea level
Sea temp depth: 1.2 m below MLLW

Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

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Conditions at MHPA1 as of
1000 GMT on 08/24/2016:
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): N ( 360 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 1.5 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1019.3 mb
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): -0.3 mb ( Falling )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 26.9 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 1.39 psu
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 2 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 2 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
08240930    N 1.5-----1020.0- 27.1-- 1.38--
08240900    N 1.5-----1020.0 +0.0 27.0-- 1.38--
08240830    N 1.5-----1020.3- 27.2-- 1.39--
08240800    N 1.0-----1020.0 -0.7 27.3-- 1.39--
08240730    N 1.5-----1019.6- 27.5-- 1.40--
08240700   NNW 2.1-----1019.6 -2.0 27.9-- 1.42--
08240630   NNW 1.5-----1019.6- 28.1-- 1.38--
08240600   NNW 1.5-----1020.0 -0.7 28.3-- 1.39--
08240530   - 0.0-----1020.3- 28.6-- 1.39--
08240500   NNE 0.5-----1020.6 +0.0 28.6-- 1.36--
08240430   - 0.0-----1021.0- 28.9-- 1.39--
08240400    N 1.0-----1021.7 +1.4 29.2-- 1.37--
08240330   NNW 1.0-----1021.3- 29.6-- 1.30--
08240300   WNW 1.5-----1020.6 +1.0 29.9-- 1.29--
08240230    W 3.1-----1021.0- 30.3-- 1.41--
08240200    SW 1.5-----1020.6 +1.7 30.7-- 1.39--
08240130    SW 1.5-----1020.6- 31.2-- 1.44--
08240100   SSW 1.0-----1020.3 +1.4 31.3-- 1.45--
08240030   SSW 2.1-----1020.6- 31.3-- 1.44--
08240000   SSW 2.6-----1019.6 -0.3 31.3-- 1.42--
08232330   SSW 3.1-----1019.3- 31.6-- 1.35--
08232300    S 4.1-----1019.0 -1.4 31.4-- 1.37--
08232230    S 5.7-----1019.6- 30.9-- 1.42--
08232200    NW 2.1-----1019.0 -2.7 33.3-- 1.42--
08232130   NNW 1.5-----1019.6- 33.4-- 1.43--
08232100   NNW 1.5-----1020.0 -2.0 33.3-- 1.43--
08232030    NE 1.0-----1020.0- 33.1-- 1.43--
08232000    NW 1.0-----1020.3 -2.4 33.4-- 1.42--
08231930    NW 1.0-----1021.0- 32.9-- 1.41--
08231900   WNW 1.5-----1021.7 -1.0 32.4-- 1.42--
08231830    NW 1.0-----1021.3- 32.2-- 1.42--
08231800   WNW 2.1-----1022.0 -1.0 31.4-- 1.41--
08231730    N 1.0-----1023.0- 31.4-- 1.42--
08231700   NNW 1.0-----1022.7 +0.3 30.7-- 1.44--
08231630    N 2.1-----1022.4- 29.9-- 1.43--
08231600   ENE 1.5-----1022.7 +0.3 29.6-- 1.44--
08231530   NNE 1.5-----1023.0- 29.1-- 1.44--
08231500   NNE 2.1-----1023.0 +1.0 28.4-- 1.44--
08231430    N 2.1-----1023.0- 27.9-- 1.44--
08231400   NNE 1.0-----1022.4 +1.0 27.3-- 1.44--
08231330    N 1.0-----1023.0- 26.5-- 1.44--
08231300   - 0.0-----1022.4 +1.7 29.0-- 1.43--
08231230   - 0.0-----1021.7- 27.0-- 1.44--
08231200   - 0.0-----1022.0 +1.4 24.3-- 1.44--
08231130    E 0.5-----1021.3- 24.1-- 1.43--
08231100   - 0.0-----1021.3 +1.4 24.0-- 1.44--
08231030    NE 1.5-----1021.3- 23.5-- 1.43--
08231000    NE 1.0-----1020.6 +0.3 23.7-- 1.43--

Ocean Conditions at MHPA1 as of
1000 GMT on 08/24/2016:

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): 1.2 m
5-day plot - Ocean TemperatureOcean Temperature (OTMP):30.78 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL): 1.39 psu
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT)Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT): 69.3%
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM)Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM): 5.13 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
08240930 1.230.84- 1.3873.00 5.40----
08240900 1.330.79- 1.3875.70 5.60----
08240830 1.330.90- 1.3973.60 5.44----
08240800 1.230.91- 1.3971.50 5.28----
08240730 1.330.76- 1.4080.60 5.97----
08240700 1.330.55- 1.4257.10 4.24----
08240630 1.230.96- 1.3885.50 6.31----
08240600 1.230.78- 1.3977.10 5.70----
08240530 1.230.93- 1.3987.30 6.45----
08240500 1.230.96- 1.3689.20 6.58----
08240430 1.230.75- 1.3989.80 6.65----
08240400 1.230.79- 1.3792.70 6.86----
08240330 1.230.96- 1.3089.30 6.59----
08240300 1.230.94- 1.2990.10 6.65----
08240230 1.230.85- 1.4183.90 6.20----
08240200 1.231.05- 1.3984.50 6.22----
08240130 1.230.58- 1.4477.40 5.75----
08240100 1.230.18- 1.4568.30 5.10----
08240030 1.230.59- 1.4474.20 5.51----
08240000 1.230.98- 1.4273.10 5.39----
08232330 1.132.68- 1.35106.50 7.63----
08232300 1.133.39- 1.37107.70 7.63----
08232230 1.130.66- 1.4291.00 6.75----
08232200 1.130.73- 1.4294.40 6.99----
08232130 1.030.58- 1.4391.20 6.77----
08232100 1.030.63- 1.4396.90 7.19----
08232030 1.030.60- 1.43101.20 7.51----
08232000 1.030.56- 1.4278.40 5.82----
08231930 1.030.69- 1.41100.20 7.42----
08231900 1.030.56- 1.4296.00 7.13----
08231830 1.030.66- 1.4295.90 7.11----
08231800 1.030.39- 1.4181.40 6.07----
08231730 1.030.32- 1.4279.60 5.94----
08231700 1.030.29- 1.4483.40 6.23----
08231630 1.030.14- 1.4371.50 5.35----
08231600 1.130.04- 1.4462.20 4.66----
08231530 1.130.03- 1.4469.10 5.18----
08231500 1.130.01- 1.4473.20 5.49----
08231430 1.130.01- 1.4474.70 5.60----
08231400 1.230.00- 1.4476.30 5.72----
08231330 1.229.99- 1.4474.60 5.60----
08231300 1.229.98- 1.4373.80 5.54----
08231230 1.229.97- 1.4472.50 5.44----
08231200 1.330.00- 1.4472.00 5.40----
08231130 1.330.03- 1.4374.50 5.58----
08231100 1.330.03- 1.4472.50 5.43----
08231030 1.230.12- 1.4377.90 5.83----
08231000 1.230.17- 1.4377.60 5.80----

Solar Radiation Conditions at MHPA1 as of
1000 GMT on 08/24/2016:
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
08240930 0.0--
08240900 0.0--
08240830 0.0--
08240800 0.0--
08240730 0.0--
08240700 0.0--
08240630 0.0--
08240600 0.0--
08240530 0.0--
08240500 0.0--
08240430 0.0--
08240400 0.0--
08240330 0.0--
08240300 0.0--
08240230 0.0--
08240200 0.0--
08240130 0.0--
08240100 0.0--
08240030 1.0--
08240000 17.0--
08232330 138.0--
08232300 235.0--
08232230 429.0--
08232200 485.0--
08232130 574.0--
08232100 643.0--
08232030 734.0--
08232000 399.0--
08231930 916.0--
08231900 163.0--
08231830 885.0--
08231800 921.0--
08231730 907.0--
08231700 863.0--
08231630 836.0--
08231600 789.0--
08231530 719.0--
08231500 507.0--
08231430 499.0--
08231400 379.0--
08231330 256.0--
08231300 263.0--
08231230 160.0--
08231200 70.0--
08231130 4.0--
08231100 0.0--
08231030 0.0--
08231000 0.0--

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