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Station OCPN7 - OCP1 - Ocean Crest Pier, NC Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station OCPN7

Owned and maintained by Coastal Ocean Research and Monitoring Program (CORMP)
33.911 N 78.147 W (33°54'39" N 78°8'50" W)

Anemometer height: 12.2 m above site elevation
Water depth: 7 m

Right whales are active off NC from November to April. Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater within the vicinity of this station between November 1 and April 30.  To learn more about right whales and rules protecting them, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike. 

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Conditions at OCPN7 as of
1347 GMT on 04/24/2014:
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): NE ( 50 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 6.2 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 8.8 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1018.5 mb
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 16.4 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 17.3 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 29.24 psu
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): 7 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
04241332    NE 5.7 8.2----1018.4- 16.1 17.3- 29.02--
04241317    NE 5.1 7.2----1018.2- 15.8 17.3- 28.83--
04241302   ENE 6.7 9.3----1018.0- 15.3 17.4- 28.61--
04241247    NE 6.2 8.8----1017.9- 14.8 17.4- 28.50--
04241232    NE 4.1 5.7----1017.9- 14.2 17.4- 28.32--
04241217   NNE 5.1 6.2----1017.5- 13.2 17.4- 28.21--
04241202   NNE 5.7 7.2----1017.3- 12.5 17.5- 28.16--
04241147   NNE 4.6 6.7----1017.2- 11.9 17.4- 28.31--
04241132   NNE 4.6 6.2----1017.0- 11.5 17.6- 28.33--
04241117   NNE 3.6 5.1----1016.7- 11.0 17.8- 28.44--
04241102   NNE 3.1 4.6----1016.6- 10.7 17.6- 28.22--
04241047   NNE 3.1 4.1----1016.3- 10.4 17.6- 28.01--
04241032   NNE 3.1 4.1----1015.9- 10.3 17.6- 28.02--
04241017   NNE 3.6 4.1----1015.6- 10.4 17.6- 28.01--
04241002   NNE 3.1 4.1----1015.3- 10.2 17.7- 27.81--
04240947   NNE 3.6 5.1----1014.9- 10.1 17.7- 27.64--
04240932   NNE 3.1 4.1----1014.9- 10.2 17.9- 27.57--
04240917   NNE 2.6 3.6----1014.7- 10.4 17.8- 27.42--
04240902   NNE 3.1 4.1----1014.5- 10.8 17.8- 27.51--
04240847   NNE 3.1 4.1----1014.5- 11.2 17.8- 27.69--
04240832   NNE 2.1 3.1----1014.4- 11.3 17.6- 27.99--
04240817   NNE 2.1 4.1----1014.4- 11.4 17.5- 28.20--
04240802   NNE 2.6 3.1----1014.2- 11.6 17.1- 29.58--
04240747    N 4.1 5.1----1014.0- 12.2 16.9- 29.61--
04240732    N 1.5 2.1----1013.9- 13.6 16.7- 32.10--
04240717   - 0.0 0.5----1014.0- 13.5 16.7- 32.10--
04240702   NNE 2.1 2.6----1013.7- 13.2 17.0- 31.90--
04240647   NNE 3.1 3.6----1013.5- 13.7 17.0- 31.81--
04240632    NE 3.6 3.6----1013.6- 14.0 17.1- 31.87--
04240617   NNE 3.1 3.6----1013.7- 14.4 17.2- 31.79--
04240602   NNE 2.6 3.1----1013.7- 14.7 17.3- 31.68--
04240547    NE 3.1 3.1----1013.8- 15.0 17.3- 31.71--
04240532    NE 2.6 3.1----1013.8- 15.2 17.4- 31.59--
04240517    NE 3.1 3.1----1013.7- 15.5 17.5- 31.52--
04240502    NE 3.1 3.1----1013.6- 15.3 17.5- 31.45--
04240447    NE 3.1 3.1----1013.5- 16.7 17.5- 31.48--
04240432   ENE 2.6 3.1----1013.4- 17.3 17.5- 31.37--
04240417   ENE 2.6 2.6----1013.3- 17.3 17.7- 31.17--
04240402   ENE 2.1 2.6----1013.1- 17.6 17.6- 31.17--
04240347   ENE 2.6 3.1----1013.0- 17.6 17.8- 30.87--
04240332    E 1.5 1.5----1012.9- 16.8 17.6- 30.86--
04240317    E 1.5 2.1----1012.8- 16.5 17.7- 31.20--
04240302    E 1.5 1.5----1012.7- 17.0 17.3- 31.28--
04240247   ESE 1.5 1.5----1012.6- 16.8 15.4- 32.86--
04240232   ENE 2.6 2.6----1012.4- 17.9 15.4- 32.86--
04240217   ENE 2.6 2.6----1012.3- 18.6 15.4- 32.88--
04240202   ENE 2.6 3.1----1012.0- 18.9 15.4- 32.87--
04240147    E 4.1 6.2----1011.8- 19.6 15.5- 32.86--
04240132   ENE 3.6 4.6----1011.6- 19.3 15.5- 32.85--
04240117   ENE 2.6 3.1----1011.4- 17.7 15.5- 32.85--
04240102    E 0.5 1.0----1011.1- 17.7 15.6- 32.82--
04240047   NNE 2.6 4.1----1010.8-- 15.6- 32.82--
04240032    W 2.6 2.6----1010.3-- 15.6- 32.82--
04232347    W 4.6 5.1----1009.5-- 15.7- 32.81--
04232332    W 4.6 5.1----1009.3-- 15.8- 32.79--
04232317   WSW 5.1 6.2----1009.0-- 15.9- 32.75--
04232302   WNW 5.1 8.2----1008.7- 24.7 16.0- 32.75--
04232247    NW 6.7 8.2----1008.4- 24.9 16.1- 32.73--
04232232    NW 7.2 8.8----1008.2- 25.1 16.2- 32.72--
04232217    NW 6.7 8.2----1008.0- 25.2 16.3- 32.71--
04232202    NW 7.2 8.8----1007.8- 25.3 16.2- 32.72--
04232147    NW 6.7 8.2----1007.6- 25.3 16.2- 32.73--
04232132    NW 6.2 8.2----1007.4- 25.6 16.0- 32.75--
04232117    NW 6.2 8.2----1007.3- 25.6 16.0- 32.75--
04232102   WNW 8.8 10.8----1007.0- 25.3 16.0- 32.75--
04232047   WNW 8.8 10.8----1007.1- 25.2 16.0- 32.72--
04232032   WNW 9.8 11.3----1007.0- 25.5 16.1- 32.73--
04232017    NW 6.7 7.7----1007.1- 25.2 16.1- 32.71--
04232002   WNW 10.8 13.9----1007.1- 24.9 16.2- 32.69--
04231947   WNW 10.8 11.8----1007.0- 24.7 16.3- 32.67--
04231932    NW 6.7 8.8----1007.4- 25.0 16.2- 32.69--
04231917    NW 6.7 8.8----1007.6- 24.9 16.3- 32.66--
04231902    NW 7.7 9.8----1007.6- 25.1 16.2- 32.63--
04231847   WNW 7.7 12.4----1007.7- 25.2 16.3- 32.64--
04231832    NW 5.7 9.3----1007.8- 25.0 16.2- 32.64--
04231817    NW 7.7 9.8----1007.8- 24.7 16.3- 32.63--
04231802   WNW 8.8 13.9----1007.6- 24.5 16.2- 32.62--
04231747   WNW 6.2 8.8----1007.9- 24.1 16.2- 32.62--
04231732   WNW 8.2 11.8----1007.9- 23.9 16.3- 32.63--
04231717   WNW 6.7 7.7----1008.0- 23.8 16.2- 32.62--
04231702   WNW 6.7 8.2----1008.2- 23.5 16.4- 32.60--
04231647    W 5.1 8.2----1008.5- 23.3 16.2- 32.63--
04231632    W 4.6 5.7----1008.5- 23.5 16.1- 32.55--
04231617    NW 5.1 7.2----1008.7- 23.1 16.1- 32.57--
04231602    NW 5.7 8.8----1008.8- 23.0 16.1- 32.55--
04231547    NW 8.2 10.8----1008.8- 23.2 16.1- 32.57--
04231532   NNW 3.6 5.1----1008.8- 23.2 16.2- 32.52--
04231517   NNW 3.6 7.7----1008.9- 22.9 16.4- 32.50--
04231502    NW 4.6 5.7----1008.7- 22.4 16.3- 32.50--
04231447   NNW 4.1 5.7----1008.7- 22.1 16.3- 32.49--
04231432   NNW 5.1 6.7----1008.6- 21.9 16.1- 32.49--
04231417   NNW 5.1 6.2----1008.4- 21.9 16.1- 32.49--
04231402    NW 5.1 6.2----1008.2- 21.3 16.0- 32.48--

Ocean Conditions at OCPN7 as of
1347 GMT on 04/24/2014:

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): 1.0 m
5-day plot - Ocean TemperatureOcean Temperature (OTMP):17.31 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):29.24 psu
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
04241332 1.017.30-29.02------
04241317 1.017.31-28.83------
04241302 1.017.36-28.61------
04241247 1.017.42-28.50------
04241232 1.017.37-28.32------
04241217 1.017.39-28.21------
04241202 1.017.48-28.16------
04241147 1.017.43-28.31------
04241132 1.017.57-28.33------
04241117 1.017.82-28.44------
04241102 1.017.65-28.22------
04241047 1.017.59-28.01------
04241032 1.017.62-28.02------
04241017 1.017.62-28.01------
04241002 1.017.69-27.81------
04240947 1.017.73-27.64------
04240932 1.017.85-27.57------
04240917 1.017.85-27.42------
04240902 1.017.82-27.51------
04240847 1.017.79-27.69------
04240832 1.017.62-27.99------
04240817 1.017.49-28.20------
04240802 1.017.05-29.58------
04240747 1.016.92-29.61------
04240732 1.016.73-32.10------
04240717 1.016.70-32.10------
04240702 1.016.97-31.90------
04240647 1.017.04-31.81------
04240632 1.017.08-31.87------
04240617 1.017.16-31.79------
04240602 1.017.31-31.68------
04240547 1.017.27-31.71------
04240532 1.017.39-31.59------
04240517 1.017.45-31.52------
04240502 1.017.45-31.45------
04240447 1.017.46-31.48------
04240432 1.017.48-31.37------
04240417 1.017.65-31.17------
04240402 1.017.61-31.17------
04240347 1.017.83-30.87------
04240332 1.017.57-30.86------
04240317 1.017.69-31.20------
04240302 1.017.34-31.28------
04240247 1.015.38-32.86------
04240232 1.015.35-32.86------
04240217 1.015.42-32.88------
04240202 1.015.44-32.87------
04240147 1.015.46-32.86------
04240132 1.015.49-32.85------
04240117 1.015.53-32.85------
04240102 1.015.57-32.82------
04240047 1.015.63-32.82------
04240032 1.015.61-32.82------
04232347 1.015.72-32.81------
04232332 1.015.83-32.79------
04232317 1.015.93-32.75------
04232302 1.015.99-32.75------
04232247 1.016.14-32.73------
04232232 1.016.21-32.72------
04232217 1.016.26-32.71------
04232202 1.016.20-32.72------
04232147 1.016.17-32.73------
04232132 1.016.02-32.75------
04232117 1.015.96-32.75------
04232102 1.016.00-32.75------
04232047 1.016.03-32.72------
04232032 1.016.07-32.73------
04232017 1.016.06-32.71------
04232002 1.016.16-32.69------
04231947 1.016.26-32.67------
04231932 1.016.22-32.69------
04231917 1.016.27-32.66------
04231902 1.016.23-32.63------
04231847 1.016.25-32.64------
04231832 1.016.20-32.64------
04231817 1.016.27-32.63------
04231802 1.016.19-32.62------
04231747 1.016.24-32.62------
04231732 1.016.25-32.63------
04231717 1.016.17-32.62------
04231702 1.016.35-32.60------
04231647 1.016.16-32.63------
04231632 1.016.07-32.55------
04231617 1.016.13-32.57------
04231602 1.016.07-32.55------
04231547 1.016.14-32.57------
04231532 1.016.22-32.52------
04231517 1.016.38-32.50------
04231502 1.016.25-32.50------
04231447 1.016.27-32.49------
04231432 1.016.15-32.49------
04231417 1.016.14-32.49------
04231402 1.016.02-32.48------

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