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

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

Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations near station MHPA1

Station MHPA1
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Conditions at MHPA1 as of
1700 GMT on 03/01/2017:
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): SSE ( 160 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 5.1 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1018.6 mb
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): +0.0 mb ( Steady )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 21.6 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 0.20 psu
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 5 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 6 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
03011630 SSE 5.1-----1019.0- 21.2-- 0.20--
03011600 SSE 4.6-----1018.3 +1.0 20.8-- 0.20--
03011530  S 4.6-----1019.3- 20.7-- 0.20--
03011500 SSE 5.7-----1018.6 +2.0 20.8-- 0.20--
03011430 SSE 4.6-----1018.6- 20.6-- 0.20--
03011400 SSE 3.1-----1018.6 +1.7 20.4-- 0.20--
03011330 SSE 3.6-----1018.3- 20.4-- 0.20--
03011300 SSE 2.6-----1017.3 +1.0 20.6-- 0.20--
03011230  S 3.6-----1016.9- 20.6-- 0.20--
03011200  S 3.1-----1016.6 +0.3 20.2-- 0.20--
03011130  S 3.6-----1017.3- 20.5-- 0.20--
03011100  S 4.6-----1016.9 -1.0 20.5-- 0.20--
03011030  S 4.1-----1016.9- 20.5-- 0.20--
03011000  S 5.7-----1016.3 -2.4 20.7-- 0.20--
03010930 SSE 6.2-----1015.9- 20.9-- 0.20--
03010900 SSE 6.7-----1016.3 -2.4 20.9-- 0.20--
03010830 SSE 5.7-----1016.9- 21.0-- 0.21--
03010800  S 5.7-----1018.0 -2.0 20.8-- 0.21--
03010730 SSE 5.7-----1018.3- 20.6-- 0.21--
03010700 SSE 5.7-----1018.6 -1.0 20.9-- 0.21--
03010630 SSE 3.6-----1018.6- 21.1-- 0.20--
03010600 SSE 4.1-----1018.6 -1.4 20.8-- 0.20--
03010530 SSE 4.6-----1019.3- 20.7-- 0.20--
03010500  S 4.6-----1020.0 +0.3 21.0-- 0.20--
03010430  S 5.1-----1020.0- 21.1-- 0.20--
03010400 SSE 3.6-----1019.6 +0.0 21.2-- 0.20--
03010330 SSE 5.1-----1019.6- 21.2-- 0.20--
03010300 SSE 4.6-----1020.0 +0.0 21.3-- 0.20--
03010230 SSE 5.1-----1019.6- 21.8-- 0.20--
03010200 SSE 4.1-----1019.6 +0.3 22.1-- 0.20--
03010130 SSE 4.1-----1019.6- 21.9-- 0.20--
03010100 SSE 5.1-----1019.6 -0.3 21.9-- 0.19--
03010030 SSE 5.1-----1020.0- 21.8-- 0.20--
03010000 SSE 5.1-----1020.0 -0.7 22.1-- 0.20--
02282300 SSE 5.7-----1019.3 -1.7 21.8-- 0.22--
02282230  S 6.2-----1019.0- 21.9-- 0.21--
02282200  S 6.2-----1020.0 -1.4 21.8-- 0.20--
02282130  S 6.2-----1019.6- 21.7-- 0.21--
02282100  S 6.7-----1020.6 -1.0 22.1-- 0.22--
02282030 SSE 6.7-----1020.0- 22.4-- 0.21--
02282000  S 5.7-----1021.0 -2.0 21.4-- 0.21--
02281930  S 5.7-----1020.6- 21.6-- 0.22--
02281900  S 6.7-----1021.3 -1.0 21.7-- 0.22--
02281830  S 7.2-----1022.0- 22.0-- 0.22--
02281800  S 5.7-----1021.7 -0.7 21.1-- 0.22--
02281730  S 5.1-----1022.4- 21.8-- 0.22--
02281700  SE 5.1-----1023.0 +0.7 22.4-- 0.22--

Ocean Conditions at MHPA1 as of
1700 GMT on 03/01/2017:

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):19.99 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL): 0.20 psu
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT)Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT): 95.0%
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM)Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM): 8.63 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
03011630 1.219.92- 0.2093.30 8.49----
03011600 1.219.74- 0.2090.70 8.28----
03011530 1.219.63- 0.2090.90 8.32----
03011500 1.219.54- 0.2087.20 7.99----
03011430 1.219.49- 0.2087.60 8.03----
03011400 1.219.51- 0.2085.00 7.79----
03011330 1.219.45- 0.2088.70 8.14----
03011300 1.219.44- 0.2092.00 8.45----
03011230 1.319.46- 0.2091.80 8.43----
03011200 1.319.47- 0.2092.80 8.51----
03011130 1.319.46- 0.2095.30 8.75----
03011100 1.319.51- 0.2095.60 8.77----
03011030 1.419.57- 0.2095.00 8.71----
03011000 1.419.58- 0.2096.10 8.80----
03010930 1.419.62- 0.2097.90 8.96----
03010900 1.419.63- 0.2098.60 9.02----
03010830 1.419.64- 0.2199.10 9.06----
03010800 1.319.67- 0.21102.60 9.38----
03010730 1.319.61- 0.21103.60 9.48----
03010700 1.319.58- 0.21101.60 9.30----
03010630 1.319.56- 0.2098.70 9.04----
03010600 1.319.65- 0.20101.40 9.27----
03010530 1.219.68- 0.20102.40 9.36----
03010500 1.219.62- 0.20104.80 9.59----
03010430 1.219.54- 0.20104.10 9.54----
03010400 1.119.52- 0.20104.90 9.62----
03010330 1.119.52- 0.20105.10 9.64----
03010300 1.119.41- 0.20105.10 9.66----
03010230 1.019.34- 0.20106.10 9.77----
03010200 1.119.28- 0.20106.00 9.77----
03010130 1.119.45- 0.20106.10 9.74----
03010100 1.119.36- 0.19105.10 9.67----
03010030 1.119.45- 0.20107.20 9.84----
03010000 1.119.42- 0.20109.1010.02----
02282330 1.219.50- 0.21112.3010.30----
02282300 1.219.71- 0.22117.7010.75----
02282230 1.219.51- 0.21114.9010.54----
02282200 1.219.26- 0.20103.80 9.56----
02282130 1.219.17- 0.21103.70 9.57----
02282100 1.219.25- 0.22107.10 9.88----
02282030 1.219.00- 0.21102.40 9.49----
02282000 1.218.85- 0.21101.70 9.45----
02281930 1.218.84- 0.22101.00 9.39----
02281900 1.218.61- 0.22100.40 9.37----
02281830 1.218.41- 0.22100.20 9.40----
02281800 1.218.35- 0.2298.80 9.28----
02281730 1.118.17- 0.2298.20 9.25----
02281700 1.118.00- 0.2296.80 9.15----

Solar Radiation Conditions at MHPA1 as of
1700 GMT on 03/01/2017:
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): 716.0watts/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
03011630 678.0--
03011600 251.0--
03011530 232.0--
03011500 516.0--
03011430 211.0--
03011400 82.0--
03011330 40.0--
03011300 12.0--
03011230 2.0--
03011200 0.0--
03011130 0.0--
03011100 0.0--
03011030 0.0--
03011000 0.0--
03010930 0.0--
03010900 0.0--
03010830 0.0--
03010800 0.0--
03010730 0.0--
03010700 0.0--
03010630 0.0--
03010600 0.0--
03010530 0.0--
03010500 0.0--
03010430 0.0--
03010400 0.0--
03010330 0.0--
03010300 0.0--
03010230 0.0--
03010200 0.0--
03010130 0.0--
03010100 0.0--
03010030 0.0--
03010000 0.0--
02282330 9.0--
02282300 45.0--
02282230 118.0--
02282200 335.0--
02282130 246.0--
02282100 374.0--
02282030 243.0--
02282000 540.0--
02281930 413.0--
02281900 308.0--
02281830 705.0--
02281800 247.0--
02281730 658.0--
02281700 513.0--

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.