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Station MLRF1 - Molasses Reef, FL Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station MLRF1

Station MLRF1
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Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center
C-MAN Station
MARS payload
25.012 N 80.376 W (25°0'42" N 80°22'35" W)

Site elevation: 0 m above mean sea level
Air temp height: 15.5 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 15.8 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: 11.3 m above mean sea level

Ocean temperature and salinity data are provided by Integrated Coral Observing Network (ICON) 

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Conditions at MLRF1 as of
1100 GMT on 12/22/2014:
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): SSE ( 150 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 5.7 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 6.7 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1016.1 mb
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): -0.3 mb ( Falling )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 24.2 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 24.5 °C
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 6 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
Continuous Winds
TIME
(GMT)
5-day plot - Wind Direction WDIR 5-day plot - Wind Speed WSPD
1100SE ( 146 deg ) 5.7 m/s
1050SE ( 140 deg ) 5.1 m/s
1040SE ( 144 deg ) 5.7 m/s
1030SSE ( 148 deg ) 5.7 m/s
1020SE ( 144 deg ) 5.1 m/s
1010SE ( 145 deg ) 5.1 m/s
 
Peak gust during the measurement hour
TIME
(GMT)
5-day plot - Gust Direction GDR 5-day plot - Gust Speed GST
1028SSE ( 150 deg ) 6.7 m/s
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
12221000    SE 5 6----1015.9 -0.8 24.1 24.5----
12220900    SE 5 5----1016.3 -0.7 24.0 24.6----
12220800   SSE 5 6----1016.4 -0.8 24.3 24.6----
12220700   SSE 6 6----1016.7 -0.5 24.2 24.6----
12220600    S 6 6----1017.0 -0.4 24.0 24.6----
12220500    S 4 5----1017.2 +0.0 23.9 24.6----
12220400   SSE 6 7----1017.2- 23.7 24.6----
12220300    SE 5 6----1017.4 +0.0 23.9 24.6----
12220200    SE 6 6----1017.2 +0.0 23.9 24.6----
12220100   ESE 5 5------ 23.9 24.6----
12220000   SSE 4 4----1017.4 +1.0 24.0 24.6----
12212300   ESE 4 5----1017.0 +0.0 24.0 24.7----
12212200    SE 5 6----1016.5 -0.7 24.1 24.7----
12212100    SE 6 7----1016.4 -1.6 24.1 24.7----
12212000    SE 5 6----1016.8 -2.1 24.3 24.7----
12211900   SSE 4 5----1017.2 -2.1 24.3 24.7----
12211800    SE 5 5----1018.0 -1.4 24.2 24.7----
12211700    SE 6 6----1018.9 -0.4 24.3 24.5----
12211600    SE 6 7----1019.3 +0.5 24.3 24.4----
12211500    SE 6 7----1019.4 +1.0 24.2 24.3----
12211400    SE 6 7----1019.3 +1.6 24.0 24.3----
12211300    SE 6 6----1018.8 +1.4 23.8 24.4----
12211200   ESE 5 6----1018.4 +1.2 23.7 24.3----
12211100    SE 6 7----1017.7 +0.0 23.6 24.4----

Description of Measurements

Links which are specific to this station are listed below:

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.

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Please refer to the NDBC data inventory for the data history of each station.