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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. 

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Conditions at OCPN7 as of
0917 GMT on 11/28/2014:
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): WNW ( 300 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 4.1 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 5.1 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1024.6 mb
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 1.7 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 13.6 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 27.30 psu
5-day plot - Wind Chill Wind Chill (CHILL): -2.3 °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
11280902   WNW 4.1 5.1----1024.5- 1.7 13.6- 27.40--
11280847   WNW 4.1 5.7----1024.5- 1.8 13.6- 27.25--
11280832    NW 3.6 4.6----1024.5- 1.8 13.8- 27.22--
11280817   WNW 3.1 4.1----1024.4- 2.1 13.8- 27.41--
11280802    NW 3.1 4.1----1024.4- 2.3 13.8- 27.36--
11280747   WNW 3.6 4.1----1024.3- 2.6 13.9- 27.37--
11280732   WNW 3.1 4.1----1024.1- 2.7 13.8- 27.50--
11280717   WNW 3.1 4.1----1024.1- 2.9 13.8- 27.41--
11280702   WNW 3.6 4.6----1023.9- 3.0 14.0- 27.44--
11280647   WNW 3.1 4.1----1023.9- 3.1 13.9- 27.34--
11280632   WNW 3.1 4.1----1023.7- 3.2 13.9- 27.51--
11280617   WNW 3.1 4.1----1023.6- 3.4 13.9- 27.35--
11280602   WNW 3.6 4.1----1023.5- 3.4 13.8- 27.40--
11280547   WNW 3.6 4.1----1023.6- 3.5 13.7- 27.35--
11280532   WNW 3.1 4.1----1023.5- 3.7 13.7- 27.04--
11280517    NW 3.1 4.1----1023.3- 3.8 13.9- 27.47--
11280502    NW 4.1 5.1----1023.3- 4.1 13.9- 27.47--
11280447    NW 3.1 5.1----1023.3- 4.5 13.8- 27.45--
11280432    NW 5.1 6.7----1023.2- 4.7 13.7- 27.48--
11280417   WNW 5.1 6.7----1023.2- 4.7 13.6- 27.51--
11280402    NW 4.1 5.1----1023.1- 4.7 13.6- 27.30--
11280347    NW 3.6 5.1----1022.9- 5.0 13.7- 27.43--
11280332   WNW 3.1 4.1----1022.8- 5.3 13.7- 27.45--
11280317   WNW 3.1 3.6----1022.8- 5.3 13.7- 27.38--
11280302   WNW 2.6 3.1----1022.9- 5.4 13.7- 27.44--
11280247   WNW 2.6 3.1----1022.6- 5.7 13.7- 27.17--
11280232   WNW 2.6 3.1----1022.5- 5.8 13.9- 27.29--
11280217    NW 2.6 3.1----1022.2- 6.0 13.9- 27.37--
11280202    NW 2.6 3.1----1022.1- 6.3 13.9- 27.34--
11280147   WNW 3.6 4.1----1021.9- 6.6 13.8- 27.51--
11280132   WNW 3.6 4.6----1021.8- 6.7 13.7- 27.43--
11280117   WNW 4.1 5.7----1021.7- 6.9 13.8- 27.19--
11280102   WNW 3.1 4.1----1021.6- 6.9 13.8- 27.37--
11280047   WNW 3.6 4.1----1021.4- 6.9 13.8- 27.25--
11280032   WNW 3.6 4.1----1021.3- 7.1 13.7- 26.86--
11272347   WNW 3.6 4.6----1020.6- 7.9 13.8- 28.37--
11272332   WNW 3.1 4.6----1020.4- 8.2 13.8- 27.88--
11272317   WNW 5.1 6.2----1020.1- 8.5 13.8- 27.96--
11272302   WNW 5.7 7.2----1019.8- 8.7 13.8- 28.60--
11272247   WNW 5.1 6.7----1019.7- 9.0 13.9- 16.92--
11272232    W 6.2 9.3----1019.4- 9.3 13.9- 18.12--
11272217   WNW 8.8 9.8----1019.0- 9.8 13.9- 23.97--
11272202   WNW 7.2 10.8----1018.7- 10.5 14.0- 28.47--
11272147    W 5.1 9.8----1018.6- 10.8 14.0- 28.22--
11272132    W 8.2 9.8----1018.0- 10.9 14.0- 28.20--
11272117   WNW 8.2 10.3----1017.5- 11.2 14.0- 28.31--
11272102   WNW 7.2 9.3----1017.0- 11.8 14.0- 20.99--
11272047   WNW 8.2 11.8----1016.5- 11.7 14.0- 28.09--
11272032    W 7.2 10.3----1016.5- 11.5 14.0- 27.68--
11272017   WNW 8.8 11.8----1016.3- 11.4 14.0- 28.47--
11272002    W 8.2 9.8----1016.3- 11.4 14.0- 28.62--
11271947   WNW 9.8 12.9----1016.0- 11.4 14.0- 28.60--
11271932    W 8.2 13.4----1015.9- 11.7 14.0- 28.62--
11271917    W 7.2 9.3----1015.8- 11.9 14.0- 28.63--
11271902   WSW 9.3 14.9----1015.6- 11.8 14.0- 28.61--
11271847   WSW 10.8 11.8----1015.3- 11.8 14.0- 28.61--
11271832    W 9.8 11.8----1015.4- 12.0 14.0- 28.61--
11271817   WSW 9.3 13.4----1015.2- 11.9 14.0- 28.62--
11271802    W 10.8 12.9----1015.0- 11.7 14.0- 28.58--
11271747    W 8.2 10.3----1015.3- 11.6 14.0- 28.67--
11271732   WSW 8.8 11.8----1015.2- 11.6 13.9- 28.66--
11271717   WSW 8.2 11.8----1015.4- 11.4 14.1- 28.76--
11271702   WSW 9.3 10.8----1015.5- 11.2 13.9- 28.65--
11271647   WSW 10.3 11.8----1015.6- 11.0 14.1- 28.76--
11271632   WSW 8.2 9.8----1016.0- 10.7 14.0- 28.73--
11271617   WSW 8.2 10.8----1016.1- 10.7 14.0- 28.77--
11271602   WSW 8.2 9.3----1016.4- 10.6 14.0- 28.75--
11271547    SW 9.8 11.8----1016.5- 10.6 14.0- 28.75--
11271532   WSW 10.3 12.4----1016.5- 10.7 14.0- 28.78--
11271517   WSW 10.3 11.8----1016.5- 10.6 14.0- 28.76--
11271502   WSW 8.8 10.3----1016.8- 10.7 14.0- 28.76--
11271447   WSW 9.8 10.8----1016.8- 10.6 14.0- 28.73--
11271432    SW 10.8 12.4----1016.8- 10.7 13.9- 28.73--
11271417    SW 10.8 12.9----1016.7- 10.9 13.9- 29.26--
11271402    SW 13.4 16.0----1016.5- 11.1 13.9- 29.24--
11271347    SW 12.9 15.4----1016.6- 11.8 14.0- 29.29--
11271332    SW 13.4 15.4----1016.4- 12.0 14.0- 29.27--
11271317    SW 13.9 15.4----1016.1- 12.7 14.0- 29.29--
11271302   SSW 15.4 17.5----1015.6- 13.7 14.0- 29.24--
11271247   SSW 10.8 13.9----1016.1- 13.7 14.0- 29.27--
11271232   SSW 9.3 11.3----1016.1- 13.8 14.1- 29.29--
11271217   SSW 9.8 10.3----1016.2- 13.7 14.1- 29.30--
11271202   SSW 8.8 9.8----1016.2- 13.3 13.9- 29.27--
11271147   SSW 7.7 9.3----1016.5- 13.0 14.1- 29.31--
11271132   SSW 7.7 8.8----1016.6- 12.9 14.1- 29.29--
11271117   SSW 8.2 9.3----1016.7- 12.6 14.1- 28.29--
11271102   WSW 3.1 5.7----1017.0- 10.0 14.1- 29.18--
11271047   WSW 1.5 2.1----1017.0- 8.2 14.1- 29.23--
11271032    W 1.0 1.5----1017.0- 7.7 14.1- 29.22--
11271017    W 1.5 1.5----1017.0- 8.4 14.1- 29.21--
11271002    W 1.5 2.1----1017.1- 7.8 14.1- 29.19--
11270947    W 1.5 2.1----1017.3- 8.2 14.2- 29.19--
11270932    W 2.6 3.6----1017.5- 9.4 14.2- 29.13--
11270917    S 1.0 3.1----1017.7- 9.0 14.2- 28.78--
11270902   ENE 1.5 2.1----1017.9- 8.1 14.2- 28.77--

Ocean Conditions at OCPN7 as of
0917 GMT on 11/28/2014:

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):13.64 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):27.30 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
11280902 1.013.62-27.40------
11280847 1.013.65-27.25------
11280832 1.013.76-27.22------
11280817 1.013.81-27.41------
11280802 1.013.77-27.36------
11280747 1.013.86-27.37------
11280732 1.013.80-27.50------
11280717 1.013.79-27.41------
11280702 1.013.98-27.44------
11280647 1.013.90-27.34------
11280632 1.013.94-27.51------
11280617 1.013.89-27.35------
11280602 1.013.80-27.40------
11280547 1.013.70-27.35------
11280532 1.013.65-27.04------
11280517 1.013.91-27.47------
11280502 1.013.88-27.47------
11280447 1.013.78-27.45------
11280432 1.013.69-27.48------
11280417 1.013.63-27.51------
11280402 1.013.64-27.30------
11280347 1.013.72-27.43------
11280332 1.013.72-27.45------
11280317 1.013.67-27.38------
11280302 1.013.66-27.44------
11280247 1.013.69-27.17------
11280232 1.013.93-27.29------
11280217 1.013.90-27.37------
11280202 1.013.88-27.34------
11280147 1.013.82-27.51------
11280132 1.013.74-27.43------
11280117 1.013.81-27.19------
11280102 1.013.81-27.37------
11280047 1.013.78-27.25------
11280032 1.013.72-26.86------
11272347 1.013.76-28.37------
11272332 1.013.78-27.88------
11272317 1.013.80-27.96------
11272302 1.013.83-28.60------
11272247 1.013.91-16.92------
11272232 1.013.90-18.12------
11272217 1.013.91-23.97------
11272202 1.013.97-28.47------
11272147 1.014.00-28.22------
11272132 1.014.00-28.20------
11272117 1.014.01-28.31------
11272102 1.014.04-20.99------
11272047 1.014.02-28.09------
11272032 1.014.02-27.68------
11272017 1.014.03-28.47------
11272002 1.014.02-28.62------
11271947 1.014.02-28.60------
11271932 1.014.03-28.62------
11271917 1.014.03-28.63------
11271902 1.014.02-28.61------
11271847 1.014.03-28.61------
11271832 1.014.01-28.61------
11271817 1.014.00-28.62------
11271802 1.013.97-28.58------
11271747 1.013.97-28.67------
11271732 1.013.93-28.66------
11271717 1.014.06-28.76------
11271702 1.013.89-28.65------
11271647 1.014.07-28.76------
11271632 1.014.04-28.73------
11271617 1.014.03-28.77------
11271602 1.013.97-28.75------
11271547 1.014.03-28.75------
11271532 1.014.04-28.78------
11271517 1.014.03-28.76------
11271502 1.014.01-28.76------
11271447 1.013.96-28.73------
11271432 1.013.93-28.73------
11271417 1.013.91-29.26------
11271402 1.013.92-29.24------
11271347 1.013.96-29.29------
11271332 1.014.01-29.27------
11271317 1.014.04-29.29------
11271302 1.013.97-29.24------
11271247 1.014.04-29.27------
11271232 1.014.11-29.29------
11271217 1.014.09-29.30------
11271202 1.013.92-29.27------
11271147 1.014.07-29.31------
11271132 1.014.08-29.29------
11271117 1.014.09-28.29------
11271102 1.014.08-29.18------
11271047 1.014.08-29.23------
11271032 1.014.10-29.22------
11271017 1.014.11-29.21------
11271002 1.014.14-29.19------
11270947 1.014.16-29.19------
11270932 1.014.17-29.13------
11270917 1.014.16-28.78------
11270902 1.014.15-28.77------

Description of Measurements

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