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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
Anemometer height: 10 m above site elevation

Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

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Conditions at MHPA1 as of
0600 GMT on 12/20/2014:
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): NNE ( 20 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 2.1 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1019.6 mb
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): -1.0 mb ( Falling )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 8.8 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 3.34 psu
5-day plot - Wind Chill Wind Chill (CHILL): 7.7 °C
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): 3 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
12200530   NNE 2.6-----1019.6- 8.9-- 3.47--
12200500   NNE 2.6-----1019.6 -1.0 8.8-- 3.48--
12200430    N 3.1-----1020.3- 9.0-- 3.52--
12200400   NNE 3.1-----1020.3 -0.7 9.0-- 3.17--
12200330   NNE 3.1-----1020.3- 9.2-- 3.16--
12200300   NNE 2.6-----1020.6 +0.0 9.2-- 3.04--
12200230    NE 2.1-----1020.3- 9.2-- 2.97--
12200200   NNE 2.6-----1020.6 +1.0 9.4-- 3.19--
12200130    N 3.1-----1020.6- 9.4-- 3.16--
12200100   NNW 3.1-----1021.0 +0.7 9.8-- 3.11--
12200030    N 2.1-----1020.6- 9.7-- 3.17--
12200000    NE 1.5-----1020.6 +1.0 10.2-- 3.02--
12192330    N 1.5-----1021.0- 10.1-- 3.10--
12192300    NE 2.6-----1019.6 +0.7 9.9-- 3.09--
12192230    NE 2.1-----1020.3- 10.2-- 3.09--
12192200   NNE 1.5-----1020.3 +1.4 10.8-- 3.03--
12192130    N 2.1-----1019.6- 11.0-- 3.05--
12192100    NE 1.5-----1019.6 -0.3 11.1-- 3.07--
12192030   ENE 1.5-----1019.0- 11.8-- 3.09--
12192000    NE 2.1-----1019.0 -2.7 12.7-- 3.06--
12191930    NE 2.6-----1018.6- 12.6-- 3.09--
12191900   NNE 3.1-----1019.0 -4.4 12.3-- 3.10--
12191830   ENE 1.5-----1019.3- 12.0-- 3.13--
12191800    E 2.6-----1020.0 -4.7 11.1-- 3.17--
12191730   ENE 3.1-----1020.6- 10.3-- 3.26--
12191700   ENE 3.1-----1021.7 +0.3 9.4-- 3.11--
12191630   ENE 2.1-----1022.7- 9.2-- 3.11--
12191600   ENE 2.6-----1023.4 +2.4 7.9-- 3.27--
12191530   NNE 2.1-----1024.4- 7.7-- 3.37--
12191500   NNW 3.1-----1024.7 +4.4 8.2-- 3.30--
12191430   WNW 2.6-----1024.0- 9.4-- 3.33--
12191400   NNW 1.5-----1021.3 +1.4 9.5-- 3.31--
12191330    NE 2.6-----1021.0- 10.0-- 3.23--
12191300    N 3.1-----1021.0 +0.7 11.7-- 3.13--
12191230    N 2.1-----1021.0- 11.7-- 3.24--
12191200   NNE 2.6-----1020.3 -0.3 11.8-- 3.24--
12191130   NNE 1.5-----1020.0- 11.8-- 3.35--
12191100   NNE 2.6-----1020.0 -0.7 11.8-- 3.39--
12191030    N 3.1-----1020.0- 12.0-- 3.27--
12191000   NNE 2.6-----1020.3 -1.0 11.9-- 3.24--
12190930    N 2.1-----1020.3- 11.8-- 3.17--
12190900   NNE 2.1-----1020.6 -1.0 12.2-- 3.24--
12190830    N 1.5-----1020.6- 12.3-- 3.16--
12190800    N 2.6-----1020.6 -1.4 12.3-- 3.11--
12190730   NNE 1.5-----1021.0- 12.3-- 3.19--
12190700    N 2.6-----1021.3 -0.3 12.4-- 3.12--
12190630   NNW 1.5-----1021.3- 12.5-- 3.16--
12190600    N 2.1-----1021.7 +0.0 12.7-- 3.15--

Ocean Conditions at MHPA1 as of
0600 GMT on 12/20/2014:

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): 1.1 m
5-day plot - Ocean TemperatureOcean Temperature (OTMP):14.56 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL): 3.34 psu
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT)Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT): 78.8%
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM)Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM): 7.86 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
12200530 1.115.12- 3.4763.90 6.29----
12200500 1.215.16- 3.4861.80 6.08----
12200430 1.215.25- 3.5253.40 5.24----
12200400 1.215.00- 3.1785.10 8.42----
12200330 1.214.98- 3.1684.30 8.34----
12200300 1.214.84- 3.0485.90 8.53----
12200230 1.214.70- 2.97110.4011.01----
12200200 1.215.05- 3.1996.30 9.51----
12200130 1.215.03- 3.16100.70 9.95----
12200100 1.214.98- 3.1197.40 9.64----
12200030 1.214.99- 3.1789.10 8.81----
12200000 1.214.87- 3.02106.1010.53----
12192330 1.214.94- 3.10103.0010.21----
12192300 1.214.96- 3.0997.60 9.67----
12192230 1.114.92- 3.0997.20 9.63----
12192200 1.114.89- 3.03106.9010.60----
12192130 1.014.85- 3.05110.9011.01----
12192100 1.014.91- 3.07116.3011.53----
12192030 0.914.86- 3.09113.2011.23----
12192000 0.914.90- 3.06116.2011.53----
12191930 0.914.81- 3.09110.6010.98----
12191900 1.014.72- 3.10114.8011.43----
12191830 0.914.68- 3.13108.1010.76----
12191800 0.814.73- 3.1797.60 9.70----
12191730 0.714.75- 3.2685.30 8.48----
12191700 0.714.74- 3.1189.50 8.91----
12191630 0.714.65- 3.1190.30 9.00----
12191600 0.714.84- 3.2774.40 7.38----
12191530 0.714.99- 3.3774.10 7.32----
12191500 0.714.97- 3.3064.10 6.34----
12191430 0.715.10- 3.3362.50 6.17----
12191400 0.715.08- 3.3165.50 6.47----
12191330 0.714.76- 3.2376.30 7.59----
12191300 0.714.70- 3.1381.00 8.06----
12191230 0.714.95- 3.2469.50 6.88----
12191200 0.714.91- 3.2475.30 7.46----
12191130 0.815.07- 3.3571.60 7.07----
12191100 0.815.07- 3.3972.90 7.19----
12191030 0.815.10- 3.2783.80 8.27----
12191000 0.815.08- 3.2484.30 8.32----
12190930 0.915.11- 3.1784.00 8.29----
12190900 0.915.12- 3.2484.50 8.33----
12190830 0.915.10- 3.1684.70 8.36----
12190800 1.015.10- 3.1185.50 8.44----
12190730 1.015.15- 3.1975.60 7.46----
12190700 1.015.12- 3.1293.80 9.26----
12190630 1.115.10- 3.1686.30 8.52----
12190600 1.115.09- 3.1590.10 8.89----

Solar Radiation Conditions at MHPA1 as of
0600 GMT on 12/20/2014:
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
12200530 0.0--
12200500 0.0--
12200430 0.0--
12200400 0.0--
12200330 0.0--
12200300 0.0--
12200230 0.0--
12200200 0.0--
12200130 0.0--
12200100 0.0--
12200030 0.0--
12200000 0.0--
12192330 0.0--
12192300 1.0--
12192230 6.0--
12192200 7.0--
12192130 16.0--
12192100 12.0--
12192030 47.0--
12192000 32.0--
12191930 266.0--
12191900 338.0--
12191830 606.0--
12191800 590.0--
12191730 242.0--
12191700 261.0--
12191630 336.0--
12191600 127.0--
12191530 59.0--
12191500 18.0--
12191430 4.0--
12191400 8.0--
12191330 6.0--
12191300 1.0--
12191230 0.0--
12191200 0.0--
12191130 0.0--
12191100 0.0--
12191030 0.0--
12191000 0.0--
12190930 0.0--
12190900 0.0--
12190830 0.0--
12190800 0.0--
12190730 0.0--
12190700 0.0--
12190630 0.0--
12190600 0.0--

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Real Time Data in tabular form for the last forty-five days.

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