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

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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. 

Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations near station OCPN7


Conditions at OCPN7 as of
1132 GMT on 10/24/2014:
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): NNW ( 330 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 4.1 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 5.7 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1015.3 mb
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 9.6 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 20.7 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 30.46 psu
5-day plot - Wind Chill Wind Chill (CHILL): 7.5 °C
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 4 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 4 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
10241117   NNW 4.1 6.7----1015.2- 9.8 20.7- 30.44--
10241102   NNW 5.1 6.2----1015.1- 9.8 20.6- 30.11--
10241047   NNW 4.1 5.7----1015.2- 10.2 20.6- 30.43--
10241032   NNW 4.6 6.7----1014.9- 10.2 20.6- 30.45--
10241017    NW 5.1 7.7----1014.9- 10.5 20.6- 30.15--
10241002    NW 5.1 6.7----1014.8- 10.5 20.6- 30.45--
10240947    NW 5.1 6.2----1014.8- 10.6 20.7- 30.49--
10240932    NW 4.6 6.2----1014.5- 10.7 20.7- 30.47--
10240917    NW 4.6 7.2----1014.5- 10.8 20.7- 30.47--
10240902    NW 4.6 6.2----1014.3- 10.8 20.6- 30.13--
10240847    NW 4.6 6.2----1014.2- 11.0 20.6- 30.32--
10240832    NW 5.1 5.7----1014.3- 11.0 20.6- 30.00--
10240817    NW 4.6 5.7----1014.2- 11.2 20.6- 30.48--
10240802    NW 4.6 5.7----1014.3- 11.5 20.7- 30.18--
10240747    NW 5.1 6.2----1014.4- 11.5 20.7- 30.49--
10240732    NW 3.6 5.1----1014.6- 11.5 20.6- 30.48--
10240717    NW 4.1 4.6----1014.6- 11.7 20.7- 30.49--
10240702    NW 3.6 4.6----1014.6- 11.6 20.8- 29.94--
10240647   WNW 4.1 5.1----1014.9- 11.7 20.7- 30.47--
10240632   WNW 4.1 4.6----1015.0- 11.8 20.8- 30.46--
10240617   WNW 3.1 3.6----1015.1- 11.8 20.8- 30.49--
10240602    W 3.1 4.6----1015.1- 12.1 20.8- 30.38--
10240547   WNW 2.6 2.6----1015.0- 12.3 20.8- 30.50--
10240532   WNW 3.1 3.6----1014.9- 12.6 20.8- 30.51--
10240517   WNW 3.1 4.1----1014.8- 12.8 20.8- 30.50--
10240502   WNW 2.6 3.6----1015.0- 12.9 20.9- 30.50--
10240447   WNW 3.1 4.1----1014.9- 13.3 20.9- 30.49--
10240432   WNW 3.1 4.1----1014.8- 13.5 20.9- 30.49--
10240417    W 3.6 4.1----1014.8- 13.7 20.9- 30.48--
10240402    W 3.6 4.1----1014.8- 13.9 20.9- 30.46--
10240347    W 3.6 4.1----1014.8- 14.3 20.9- 30.39--
10240332   WNW 3.6 4.6----1015.0- 14.9 20.9- 30.50--
10240317    W 3.6 4.6----1015.2- 15.2 21.0- 30.53--
10240302    W 3.1 4.1----1015.4- 15.4 21.0- 30.53--
10240247    W 3.6 4.1----1015.4- 15.7 21.0- 30.51--
10240232    W 4.1 5.1----1015.2- 15.9 21.0- 30.52--
10240217    W 4.6 5.1----1015.2- 16.3 21.0- 30.50--
10240202    W 4.1 5.7----1015.0- 16.3 21.1- 30.52--
10240147    W 4.6 5.7----1014.8- 16.4 21.0- 30.52--
10240132    W 4.6 5.7----1014.7- 16.5 21.1- 30.52--
10240117   WSW 5.7 6.2----1014.5- 16.6 21.0- 30.52--
10240102   WSW 5.1 5.7----1014.5- 16.5 21.1- 30.51--
10240047    W 3.6 4.6----1014.4- 16.2 21.1- 30.51--
10240032    W 2.6 3.6----1014.3- 16.2 21.1- 30.52--
10232347    W 2.6 3.1----1013.9- 16.7 21.1- 30.53--
10232332    W 3.1 3.6----1013.7- 17.0 21.1- 30.55--
10232317    W 3.6 4.1----1013.6- 17.4 21.1- 30.54--
10232302    W 3.6 4.6----1013.4- 18.0 21.1- 30.55--
10232247    W 4.6 5.1----1013.2- 18.6 21.2- 27.48--
10232232   WSW 4.6 6.7----1012.9- 19.3 21.2- 29.58--
10232217   WSW 5.7 6.7----1012.6- 19.5 21.2- 30.57--
10232202   WSW 5.1 6.2----1012.6- 19.6 21.2- 30.59--
10232147   WSW 5.7 6.7----1012.5- 19.7 21.2- 30.15--
10232132   WSW 6.7 7.2----1012.5- 19.8 21.2- 30.59--
10232117    W 6.7 8.2----1012.4- 19.8 21.2- 30.59--
10232102    W 7.2 8.8----1012.3- 19.7 21.3- 30.41--
10232047   WSW 7.7 9.8----1012.3- 19.7 21.3- 30.56--
10232032    W 6.2 8.2----1012.4- 19.8 21.2- 30.61--
10232017    W 5.7 7.7----1012.5- 19.7 21.2- 30.57--
10232002   WSW 6.2 8.2----1012.6- 19.8 21.3- 30.62--
10231947    W 6.7 9.3----1012.7- 19.8 21.3- 30.56--
10231932    W 5.1 6.7----1012.9- 19.6 21.3- 30.63--
10231917    W 5.7 7.7----1012.9- 19.4 21.3- 30.64--
10231902    W 6.7 9.3----1013.0- 19.3 21.3- 30.58--
10231847    W 6.2 7.7----1013.0- 19.2 21.2- 30.53--
10231832    W 6.2 8.2----1013.2- 19.0 21.2- 30.26--
10231817   WSW 5.7 9.8----1013.3- 18.8 21.2- 29.19--
10231802    W 5.7 7.7----1013.6- 18.4 21.2- 30.66--
10231747   WSW 6.2 7.7----1013.9- 17.9 21.2- 29.60--
10231732   WSW 6.2 6.7----1014.3- 17.6 21.2- 30.66--
10231717   WSW 5.7 6.7----1014.6- 17.2 21.2- 30.64--
10231702   WSW 4.6 7.7----1014.9- 17.4 21.1- 29.79--
10231647    W 6.2 7.2----1015.0- 17.1 21.1- 30.66--
10231632    W 4.6 7.2----1015.3- 17.1 21.1- 30.12--
10231617    W 4.1 4.6----1015.5- 16.7 21.1- 30.64--
10231602    W 4.6 6.7----1015.5- 16.5 21.0- 30.69--
10231547   WNW 3.6 4.6----1015.5- 15.9 21.0- 30.23--
10231532   NNW 4.1 5.1----1015.7- 15.2 20.7- 30.70--
10231517    NW 4.1 5.1----1015.7- 14.8 20.7- 30.67--
10231502   NNW 5.1 6.7----1015.8- 14.5 20.8- 30.67--
10231447    NW 5.7 8.8----1015.8- 14.1 20.9- 30.68--
10231432   NNW 6.2 8.2----1015.9- 13.6 20.9- 30.66--
10231417    NW 7.2 8.8----1015.7- 13.3 21.0- 30.66--
10231402    NW 6.2 8.2----1015.9- 12.9 21.1- 30.70--
10231347    NW 6.2 7.7----1015.9- 12.7 21.1- 30.71--
10231332    NW 6.7 8.2----1016.1- 12.3 21.1- 30.52--
10231317    NW 5.7 7.7----1016.2- 12.0 21.1- 30.70--
10231302   WNW 5.7 7.2----1016.1- 11.3 21.2- 30.71--
10231247   WNW 4.6 7.2----1016.0- 10.9 21.1- 30.70--
10231232   WNW 5.1 7.7----1015.6- 10.2 21.1- 30.50--
10231217   WNW 4.6 6.7----1015.5- 9.9 21.1- 30.70--
10231202   WNW 5.7 7.2----1015.4- 9.7 21.1- 30.70--

Ocean Conditions at OCPN7 as of
1147 GMT on 10/24/2014:

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):20.64 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):30.47 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
10241132 1.020.66-30.46------
10241117 1.020.67-30.44------
10241102 1.020.63-30.11------
10241047 1.020.61-30.43------
10241032 1.020.61-30.45------
10241017 1.020.62-30.15------
10241002 1.020.63-30.45------
10240947 1.020.66-30.49------
10240932 1.020.70-30.47------
10240917 1.020.66-30.47------
10240902 1.020.64-30.13------
10240847 1.020.56-30.32------
10240832 1.020.58-30.00------
10240817 1.020.56-30.48------
10240802 1.020.66-30.18------
10240747 1.020.70-30.49------
10240732 1.020.64-30.48------
10240717 1.020.74-30.49------
10240702 1.020.78-29.94------
10240647 1.020.75-30.47------
10240632 1.020.76-30.46------
10240617 1.020.76-30.49------
10240602 1.020.77-30.38------
10240547 1.020.81-30.50------
10240532 1.020.81-30.51------
10240517 1.020.83-30.50------
10240502 1.020.85-30.50------
10240447 1.020.87-30.49------
10240432 1.020.87-30.49------
10240417 1.020.85-30.48------
10240402 1.020.87-30.46------
10240347 1.020.92-30.39------
10240332 1.020.92-30.50------
10240317 1.020.97-30.53------
10240302 1.020.99-30.53------
10240247 1.021.00-30.51------
10240232 1.021.01-30.52------
10240217 1.021.02-30.50------
10240202 1.021.06-30.52------
10240147 1.021.03-30.52------
10240132 1.021.05-30.52------
10240117 1.021.04-30.52------
10240102 1.021.07-30.51------
10240047 1.021.09-30.51------
10240032 1.021.07-30.52------
10232347 1.021.08-30.53------
10232332 1.021.11-30.55------
10232317 1.021.13-30.54------
10232302 1.021.13-30.55------
10232247 1.021.17-27.48------
10232232 1.021.19-29.58------
10232217 1.021.20-30.57------
10232202 1.021.21-30.59------
10232147 1.021.24-30.15------
10232132 1.021.24-30.59------
10232117 1.021.25-30.59------
10232102 1.021.25-30.41------
10232047 1.021.25-30.56------
10232032 1.021.25-30.61------
10232017 1.021.24-30.57------
10232002 1.021.26-30.62------
10231947 1.021.26-30.56------
10231932 1.021.27-30.63------
10231917 1.021.26-30.64------
10231902 1.021.26-30.58------
10231847 1.021.22-30.53------
10231832 1.021.22-30.26------
10231817 1.021.22-29.19------
10231802 1.021.19-30.66------
10231747 1.021.18-29.60------
10231732 1.021.16-30.66------
10231717 1.021.16-30.64------
10231702 1.021.14-29.79------
10231647 1.021.13-30.66------
10231632 1.021.13-30.12------
10231617 1.021.06-30.64------
10231602 1.021.03-30.69------
10231547 1.020.97-30.23------
10231532 1.020.70-30.70------
10231517 1.020.66-30.67------
10231502 1.020.83-30.67------
10231447 1.020.89-30.68------
10231432 1.020.92-30.66------
10231417 1.021.03-30.66------
10231402 1.021.07-30.70------
10231347 1.021.10-30.71------
10231332 1.021.06-30.52------
10231317 1.021.10-30.70------
10231302 1.021.16-30.71------
10231247 1.021.11-30.70------
10231232 1.021.11-30.50------
10231217 1.021.14-30.70------
10231202 1.021.11-30.70------

Description of Measurements

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