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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)

Anemometer height: 10 m above site elevation

Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

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Conditions at MHPA1 as of
0400 GMT on 09/22/2014:
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 ( 100 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 1.0 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1015.9 mb
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): +0.3 mb ( Rising )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 25.2 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 3.40 psu
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 1 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 1 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
09220330    E 1.0-----1016.3- 25.5-- 3.41--
09220300   ESE 1.5-----1016.3 +1.4 25.9-- 3.44--
09220230   ESE 2.1-----1015.9- 26.1-- 3.43--
09220200    SE 2.1-----1015.9 +1.7 26.5-- 3.42--
09220130    SE 2.1-----1015.9- 27.0-- 3.42--
09220100   SSE 3.1-----1015.6 +1.7 27.4-- 3.41--
09220030   SSE 4.1-----1014.9- 27.7-- 3.37--
09220000    S 4.6-----1014.9 +1.0 28.0-- 3.39--
09212330    S 5.1-----1014.6- 28.1-- 3.41--
09212300    S 4.6-----1014.2 +0.0 28.4-- 3.33--
09212230    S 5.1-----1013.9- 28.4-- 3.33--
09212200    S 5.1-----1013.9 -1.4 28.8-- 3.33--
09212130   SSW 4.1-----1013.9- 29.2-- 3.34--
09212100    SW 2.6-----1013.9 -2.0 29.5-- 3.35--
09212030    SW 2.6-----1013.9- 29.4-- 3.34--
09212000    SW 2.6-----1014.2 -2.0 29.3-- 3.35--
09211930    SW 2.6-----1014.9- 28.9-- 3.35--
09211900    SW 2.6-----1015.2 -1.4 28.7-- 3.35--
09211830    SW 1.5-----1015.6- 28.5-- 3.34--
09211800   WNW 1.5-----1015.9 -1.0 28.2-- 3.33--
09211730   NNW 1.0-----1016.3- 29.2-- 3.32--
09211700   ESE 2.1-----1016.3 -0.3 28.5-- 3.32--
09211630    E 1.5-----1016.6- 28.3-- 3.36--
09211600   NNE 2.1-----1016.6 -0.3 27.8-- 3.36--
09211530    NE 2.1-----1016.9- 27.3-- 3.37--
09211500    NE 1.5-----1016.9 +0.3 26.8-- 3.33--
09211430    NE 1.5-----1016.9- 26.0-- 3.32--
09211400   ENE 1.0-----1016.6 +1.0 25.0-- 3.32--
09211330   NNE 2.1-----1016.9- 24.1-- 3.32--
09211300   NNW 2.1-----1016.9 +1.4 22.4-- 3.32--
09211230    N 2.6-----1016.9- 21.8-- 3.32--
09211200    NE 2.1-----1016.6 +1.0 22.0-- 3.33--
09211130   ENE 2.1-----1015.9- 22.3-- 3.32--
09211100   ENE 2.6-----1015.6 +0.0 22.7-- 3.32--
09211030    NE 2.6-----1015.6- 22.2-- 3.32--
09211000   NNE 1.5-----1015.6 +0.3 22.0-- 3.32--
09210930    N 1.0-----1015.6- 21.4-- 3.32--
09210900    N 2.1-----1015.6 +0.3 21.1-- 3.32--
09210830    N 1.5-----1015.6- 21.2-- 3.32--
09210800    N 1.0-----1015.6 +0.0 21.6-- 3.32--
09210730    N 1.0-----1015.6- 21.8-- 3.32--
09210700    N 1.5-----1015.2 -0.7 21.8-- 3.32--
09210630    N 1.5-----1014.9- 21.9-- 3.31--
09210600   NNW 1.5-----1015.2 -0.7 22.3-- 3.31--
09210530    NE 1.5-----1015.2- 23.0-- 3.31--
09210500    NE 1.5-----1015.6 +0.0 23.0-- 3.31--
09210430    NE 1.0-----1015.6- 23.0-- 3.31--
09210400    N 0.5-----1015.9 +1.0 23.2-- 3.31--

Ocean Conditions at MHPA1 as of
0400 GMT on 09/22/2014:

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):29.08 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL): 3.40 psu
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT)Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT): 80.8%
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM)Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM): 6.09 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
09220330 1.229.03- 3.4183.10 6.27----
09220300 1.229.30- 3.4488.00 6.61----
09220230 1.229.36- 3.4388.80 6.66----
09220200 1.229.46- 3.4287.50 6.55----
09220130 1.229.69- 3.4293.00 6.94----
09220100 1.229.83- 3.4193.70 6.97----
09220030 1.230.13- 3.37103.10 7.63----
09220000 1.230.24- 3.39105.40 7.79----
09212330 1.230.27- 3.41105.00 7.75----
09212300 1.230.28- 3.33104.80 7.74----
09212230 1.230.35- 3.33113.30 8.36----
09212200 1.230.38- 3.33110.70 8.17----
09212130 1.329.99- 3.34100.70 7.48----
09212100 1.329.41- 3.3591.30 6.85----
09212030 1.329.21- 3.3485.50 6.43----
09212000 1.328.77- 3.3575.70 5.74----
09211930 1.328.46- 3.3566.60 5.08----
09211900 1.428.39- 3.3564.90 4.95----
09211830 1.428.57- 3.3468.10 5.18----
09211800 1.428.61- 3.3375.10 5.71----
09211730 1.428.58- 3.3278.20 5.95----
09211700 1.428.33- 3.3270.40 5.38----
09211630 1.428.25- 3.3664.80 4.96----
09211600 1.428.18- 3.3661.30 4.69----
09211530 1.328.16- 3.3759.80 4.58----
09211500 1.328.11- 3.3359.00 4.52----
09211430 1.328.21- 3.3258.70 4.50----
09211400 1.328.19- 3.3261.90 4.74----
09211330 1.228.19- 3.3261.30 4.69----
09211300 1.228.19- 3.3261.30 4.70----
09211230 1.228.21- 3.3258.90 4.51----
09211200 1.228.24- 3.3358.60 4.49----
09211130 1.228.30- 3.3260.40 4.62----
09211100 1.228.34- 3.3261.80 4.72----
09211030 1.228.39- 3.3266.30 5.06----
09211000 1.228.45- 3.3269.20 5.28----
09210930 1.228.48- 3.3273.50 5.60----
09210900 1.228.50- 3.3276.50 5.83----
09210830 1.228.55- 3.3278.10 5.94----
09210800 1.228.58- 3.3279.50 6.05----
09210730 1.228.61- 3.3280.60 6.13----
09210700 1.228.67- 3.3282.40 6.26----
09210630 1.228.72- 3.3179.60 6.04----
09210600 1.228.77- 3.3183.30 6.32----
09210530 1.228.84- 3.3184.70 6.42----
09210500 1.228.92- 3.3187.00 6.58----
09210430 1.128.99- 3.3186.90 6.57----
09210400 1.129.04- 3.3187.50 6.61----

Solar Radiation Conditions at MHPA1 as of
0400 GMT on 09/22/2014:
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
09220330 0.0--
09220300 0.0--
09220230 0.0--
09220200 0.0--
09220130 0.0--
09220100 0.0--
09220030 0.0--
09220000 1.0--
09212330 28.0--
09212300 113.0--
09212230 215.0--
09212200 334.0--
09212130 432.0--
09212100 533.0--
09212030 638.0--
09212000 712.0--
09211930 763.0--
09211900 888.0--
09211830 872.0--
09211800 171.0--
09211730 604.0--
092117001031.0--
09211630 850.0--
09211600 784.0--
09211530 726.0--
09211500 651.0--
09211430 561.0--
09211400 463.0--
09211330 358.0--
09211300 250.0--
09211230 142.0--
09211200 26.0--
09211130 1.0--
09211100 0.0--
09211030 0.0--
09211000 0.0--
09210930 0.0--
09210900 0.0--
09210830 0.0--
09210800 0.0--
09210730 0.0--
09210700 0.0--
09210630 0.0--
09210600 0.0--
09210530 0.0--
09210500 0.0--
09210430 0.0--
09210400 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.