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TAO performance continues to improve after fourth service cruise. Read more...

NDBC DATA PLATFORM STATUS REPORT

Oct 23, 2014 to Oct 30, 2014

MOORED BUOYS

Percent of Data Disseminated in Real Time

Station ID Hull No./Config and
Location
Location
Lat/Long
Sea Level Press Wind Speed & Dir Air Temp Sea Sfc Temp Sig Wave Ht. Dew Point Remarks
41001* 6N60 /AR EAST HATTERAS 34.56N/ 72.63W R R R R R R Buoy recovered 5/10/13.
41002* 3D70 /AM SOUTH HATTERAS 31.86N/ 74.84W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
41004* 3D58 /AR EDISTO 32.50N/ 79.10W 100 100 100 100 99 100  
41008* 3D64 /AM GRAYS REEF 31.40N/ 80.87W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
41009 3D86 /AM CANAVERAL 28.52N/ 80.19W 99 99 99 99 99 99  
41010 3D26 /AR CANAVERAL EAST 28.90N/ 78.46W 99 99 99 99 99 99  
41013* 3DV17/AM FRYING PAN SHO 33.44N/ 77.74W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
41025* 3D79 /AR DIAMOND SHOALS 35.01N/ 75.40W 96 96 96 S 95 S Dewpoint data failed 7/4/14. Water temperature data failed 7/21/14.
41036 3D32 /AR ONSLOW BAY OUT 34.21N/ 76.95W 99 99 99 99 99 98  
41040^ 3D56 /AR NORTH EQUATORI 14.52N/ 53.02W 98 98 98 98 98 98  
41041^ 3D72 /AM NORTH EQUATORI 14.33N/ 46.08W 98 98 98 98 98 S Dewpoint data failed 1/16/14
41043^ 3D29 /AM NE PUERTO RICO 21.06N/ 64.97W 98 98 98 98 98 98  
41044^ 3DV01/AR NE ST MARTIN 21.58N/ 58.63W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
41046^ 3DV24/AR EAST BAHAMAS 23.89N/ 68.37W 98 98 98 98 98 98  
41047^ 3D81 /AR N.E. BAHAMAS 27.52N/ 71.48W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
41048^ 3DV02/AR WEST BERMUDA 31.95N/ 69.50W 99 99 99 99 99 99  
41049^ 3D51 /AR SOUTH BERMUDA 27.54N/ 62.95W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
42001* 3DV14/AM MID GULF 25.89N/ 89.66W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
42002* 3DV15/AR WEST GULF 26.09N/ 93.76W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
42003* 3D20 /AR EAST GULF 26.01N/ 85.65W 99 99 99 99 99 99  
42012* 3DV11/AR ORANGE BEACH, 30.07N/ 87.56W 99 99 99 99 99 99  
42019* 3D65 /AM FREEPORT, TX 27.91N/ 95.35W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
42020* 3DV26/AR CORPUS CHRISTI 26.97N/ 96.69W 99 99 99 99 99 99  
42035* 3D82 /AM GALVESTON, TX 29.23N/ 94.41W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
42036* 3D37 /AR WEST TAMPA 28.50N/ 84.52W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
42039^ 3D15 /AR PENSACOLA 28.79N/ 86.01W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
42040* 10D08/AM LUKE OFFSHORE 29.21N/ 88.21W 100 100 100 100 99 100  
42055^ 3D49 /AR BAY OF CAMPECH 22.20N/ 94.00W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
42056^ 3D60 /AR YUCATAN BASIN 19.80N/ 84.86W 99 99 99 99 99 99  
42057^ 3D57 /AR WESTERN CARIBB 17.00N/ 81.50W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
42058^ 3DV27/AR CENTRAL CARIBB 14.92N/ 74.92W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
42059^ 3D41 /AR EASTERN CARIB 15.18N/ 67.48W 100 100 100 100 100 100 Buoy adrift 10/14/14.
42060^ 3DV28/AM CARRIBEAN VALL 16.33N/ 63.24W 96 96 96 96 96 96  
44005* 3DV23/AM GULF OF MAINE 43.20N/ 69.13W 98 99 99 98 88 90 Wave data intermittent due to parity errors and truncations.
44007* 3D54 /AR PORTLAND 43.53N/ 70.14W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
44008* 3D71 /AR NANTUCKET 40.50N/ 69.25W S S S S S S Buoy data failed 3/26/13. Buoy adrift 2/10/13
44009* 3DV10/AM DELAWARE BAY 38.46N/ 74.70W 100 78 100 100 100 100 Wind data failed 10/28/14.
44011* 3D23/AR GEORGES BANK 41.11N/66.58W S S S S S S Buoy data failed 1/8/13
44013* 3D85 /AR BOSTON 42.35N/ 70.65W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
44014 3D42 /SM VIRGINIA BEACH 36.61N/ 74.84W 99 99 99 99 99 99  
44017* 3DV06/AM MONTAUK POINT 40.69N/ 72.05W S S S S 99 S Pressure, air temperature, and water temperature data failed 8/25/14. Wind data and dewpoint data failed 5/14/14.
44018* 3DV02/AM CAPE COD 42.13N/ 69.63W R R R R R R Buoy recovered 3/14/12.
44020* 3D53 /AR NANTUCKET SOUN 41.44N/ 70.19W 100 100 100 100 98 100  
44025* 3DV12/AR LONG ISLAND 40.25N/ 73.16W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
44027* 3DV16/AM JONESPORT, ME 44.29N/ 67.31W 100 100 100 100 99 100  
44065* 3D63 /AR NEW YORK HARB 40.37N/ 73.70W 23 23 23 23 23 23 Buoy data resumed 10/28/14.
44066* 3DV05/AM TEXAS TOWER #4 39.58N/ 72.60W 100 100 100 100 98 100  
45001* 3D33 /AM MID SUPERIOR 48.06N/ 87.79W 100 100 100 100 100 N Wave data intermittent due to weather/sea conditions.
45002* 3D46 /AM NORTH MICHIGAN 45.34N/ 86.41W 99 99 99 99 99 99  
45003* 24DV0/AR NORTH HURON 45.35N/ 82.84W 100 100 100 100 100 N  
45004* 3DV04/AR EAST SUPERIOR 47.59N/ 86.59W 99 99 99 99 99 N  
45005* 3DV22/AM WEST ERIE 41.68N/ 82.40W 99 100 99 99 92 N  
45006* 3DV20/AM WEST SUPERIOR 47.33N/ 89.79W 100 100 100 100 97 N  
45007* 3DV19/AM SOUTH MICHIGAN 42.67N/ 87.03W 99 99 99 99 95 99  
45008* 3DV13/AM SOUTH HURON 44.28N/ 82.42W 100 100 100 100 100 N  
45012* 24DV0/AR LAKE ONTARIO 43.62N/ 77.41W 100 100 100 100 99 N  
46001* 6N19 /AR WESTERN GULF 56.30N/147.92W 100 S S 100 100 N Wind data failed 9/10/13. Air temperature data failed 4/5/13
46002* 3D30 /AM WEST OREGON 42.59N/130.47W 98 99 99 98 96 N  
46005* 3D39 /AR WEST WASHINGTO 45.96N/131.00W 100 100 100 100 100 N  
46006* 3D08 /AR SOUTHEAST PAPA 40.75N/137.46W S S S S S N Buoy data failed 2/8/13. Buoy adrift 1/6/13
46011* 3D24 /AM SANTA MARIA 35.00N/120.99W 100 100 100 100 99 N  
46012* 3D69 /AR HALF MOON BAY 37.36N/122.88W 100 100 100 100 100 N  
46013* 3D48 /AM BODEGA BAY 38.24N/123.30W 100 100 100 100 99 N  
46014* 3D44 /AM PT ARENA 39.24N/123.97W 95 98 96 95 87 N Wave data intermittent due to parity errors and truncations.
46015* 3DV03/AM PORT ORFORD 42.76N/124.83W 100 100 100 100 98 N  
46022* 3D80 /AR EEL RIVER 40.74N/124.57W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
46025* 3D84 /AM SANTA MONICA B 33.75N/119.05W 99 99 99 99 99 99  
46026* 3D09 /AM SAN FRANCISCO 37.76N/122.84W 99 99 99 99 99 N  
46027* 3D28 /AM ST GEORGES 41.85N/124.38W S 50 100 S 95 N Wind direction data failed 10/17/14. Pressure and water temperature data failed 10/17/14.
46028* 3D40 /AR CAPE SAN MARTI 35.74N/121.88W 98 99 99 98 73 N Wave data intermittent due to parity errors and truncations
46029* 3D78 /AR COLUMBIA RIVER 46.16N/124.51W 100 100 100 100 100 S Dewpoint data failed 9/15/14.
46035* 3DV18/AR CENTRAL BERING 57.03N/177.74W 100 100 100 100 100 N  
46041* 3D36 /AR CAPE ELIZABETH 47.35N/124.73W S S S S S N Water temperature data failed 9/28/14. Buoy data failed 10/11/14.
46042* 3D68 /AR MONTEREY 36.79N/122.47W 100 100 100 100 100 N  
46047* 3D27 /AR TANNER BANK 32.40N/119.54W 100 100 100 100 96 N  
46050* 3D05 /AM STONEWALL BANK 44.64N/124.53W 99 64 100 100 100 N Wind data failed 10/28/14.
46053* 3D74 /AR EAST SANTA BA 34.26N/119.88W 58 73 67 55 S N Buoy data intermittent due to parity errors and truncations. Wave data failed 5/15/14.
46054* 3D89 /AR WEST SANTA BA 34.26N/120.48W 100 100 100 100 100 N  
46059* 3D09 /AM WEST CALIFORNI 38.05N/129.97W R R R R R R Buoy recovered 6/5/12
46060* 3D52 /AM WEST ORCA BAY 60.58N/146.78W 100 100 100 100 98 N  
46061* 3D47 /AR SEAL ROCKS 60.23N/146.83W 99 99 99 99 99 N  
46066* 3DV25/AM SOUTH KODIAK 52.79N/155.05W 98 98 98 98 98 N  
46069* 3D76 /AR SOUTH SANTA RO 33.67N/120.21W 98 98 98 98 98 N  
46070* 6N48 /AR SOUTHWEST BERI 55.08N/175.27E 95 S 95 93 76 S Wave data intermittent due to parity errors and truncations. Humidity data failed 3/10/14. Wind data failed 12/10/12.
46071* 6N17 /AR WESTERN ALEUTI 51.14N/179.12E S S S S S N Buoy data failed 11/13/12.
46072* 6N36 /AR CENTRAL ALEUTI 51.66N/172.16W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
46073* 3D87 /AR SOUTHEAST BERI 55.03N/172.00W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
46075* 6N46 /AR SHUMAGIN ISLAN 53.91N/160.81W 99 100 100 99 98 100  
46076* 6N61 /AR CAPE CLEARE 59.50N/147.98W 82 88 86 79 50 86 Buoy data intermittent due to parity errors since deployment
46077* 6N52 /AR SHELIKOF STRAI 57.89N/154.29W 99 99 99 99 99 S Dewpoint data failed 5/28/11.
46078* 3D66 /AM ALBATROSS BANK 55.99N/152.64W 98 S 98 98 88 S Wave data intermittent due to related measurements. Wind data failed 10/3/14. Dewpoint data failed 5/4/14
46080* 6N41 /AR PORTLOCK BANK 57.92N/149.87W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
46081* 6N35 /AR WESTERN PRINCE 60.80N/148.26W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
46082* 6N47 /AR CAPE SUCKLING 59.67N/143.39W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
46083* 6N31 /AR FAIRWEATHER GR 58.24N/137.99W S S S S S S Buoy data failed 12/25/13.
46084* 6N24 /AR CAPE EDGECUMBE 56.60N/136.10W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
46085* 6N39 /AR CENTRAL GULF O 55.87N/142.49W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
46086* 3D18 /AR SAN CLEMENTE B 32.49N/118.03W 100 100 100 100 100 N  
46087 3D16 /AM NEAH BAY, WA 48.49N/124.73W 100 100 100 100 99 100  
46088 3D10 /AM NEW DUNGENESS, 48.34N/123.16W 99 99 99 99 99 99  
46089 3D62 /AM TILLAMOOK, OR 45.89N/125.82W 100 100 100 100 99 S Dewpoint data failed 1/20/13.
51000* 3DV21/AM NORTHERN HAWAI 23.55N/154.06W 99 100 100 99 90 N Intermittent wave data transmissions. Buoy adrift 3/10/13.
51001* 3D81 /AR NW. HAWAII 23.45N/162.28W R R R R R R Buoy recovered 3/23/11.
51002* 3D31 /AM SOUTHWESTERN H 17.09N/157.81W S S S S S N Buoy adrift 12/14/12, Buoy data failed 1/14/13.
51003* 3D73 /AR WESTERN HAWAII 19.29N/160.57W 100 100 100 100 100 N  
51004* 3D43 /AR SOUTHEASTERN H 17.60N/152.40W 99 99 99 99 99 99  
51100* 3D83 /AM NORTHERN HAWAI 23.56N/153.90W 74 82 78 71 3 S Buoy data intermittent due to parity errors and truncations. Dewpoint data failed 12/21/12.
51101* 3D02 /AM NORTHWESTERN H 24.32N/162.06W S S S S S S Buoy data failed 8/6/14.
Total Base Funded Buoys:86
Total Hurricane Buoys:15
Total Other Buoys:7


Total Moored Buoys:108

*Base funded station of National Weather Service (NWS); however, all stations report data to NWS.

^Hurricane Supplemental Buoys.

NDBC MOORED BUOY STATION LEGEND:

HULL NO. CONFIGURATION

Hull TypeAnemometer Ht.
12D12 meter discus10 m
10D10 meter discus10 m
6N6 meter NOMAD5 m
3D/3DV3 meter discus5 m
LNS12 meter discus8.5 m

Payload Types

  • MA - MARS
  • DA - DACT
  • VE - VEEP
  • AR - ARES
  • WA - WAMDAS
  • AN - AMPS

Example: 6N27/VE means 6-meter NOMAD buoy, hull number 27, with VEEP payload.

C-MAN STATIONS

Percent of Data Disseminated in Real Time

Station ID Config./Location Location Lat/Long Sea Level Press Wind Speed & Dir Air Temp Sea Sfc Temp Sig Wave Ht. Dew Point Tides Remarks
AMAA2* AR/EAST AMATULI ISLAND L 58.92N/151.95W 100 100 100 N N 100 N  
AUGA2* MA/AUGUSTINE ISLAND, AK 59.38N/153.35W 100 100 100 N N S N Dewpoint data failed 6/12/14.
BLIA2* SU/BLIGH REEF LIGHT, AK 60.84N/146.88W 100 100 100 N N N N  
BURL1* AR/SOUTHWEST PASS , LA 28.91N/ 89.43W 100 100 100 N N 100 N  
BUZM3* MA/BUZZARDS BAY,MA 41.40N/ 71.03W 100 100 S S N S N Air temperature and humidity data failed 3/11/14. Water temperature data failed 9/11/10.
CDRF1* MA/CEDAR KEY, FL 29.14N/ 83.03W 100 100 100 N N 100 N  
CHLV2* DA/CHESAPEAKE LIGHT, VA 36.91N/ 75.71W 100 100 100 D D 99 D  
CLKN7* MA/CAPE LOOKOUT, NC 34.62N/ 76.53W 100 100 100 N N S N Dewpoint data failed 6/27/13
DBLN6* MA/DUNKIRK, NY 42.49N/ 79.35W 100 100 100 N N N N  
DESW1* MA/DESTRUCTION ISLAND,WA 47.68N/124.49W 95 95 95 N N N N Station serviced, data released 10/28/14.
DISW3* SU/DEVILS ISLAND, WI 47.08N/ 90.73W 100 100 100 N N 100 N  
DPIA1* SU/DAUPHIN ISLAND, AL 30.25N/ 88.07W 100 100 100 S N 100 N Water temperature data failed 10/23/09
DRFA2* MA/DRIFT RIVER TERMINAL, 60.55N/152.14W 100 100 100 N N 100 N  
FBIS1* MA/FOLLY ISLAND, SC 32.69N/ 79.89W 100 100 100 N N S N Dewpoint data failed 9/23/13
FFIA2* SU/FIVE FINGERS ,AK 57.27N/133.63W 100 100 100 N N N N  
FILA2* AR/FLAT ISLAND LIGHT 59.33N/152.00W 100 100 100 N N 100 N  
FWYF1* MA/FOWEY ROCK, FL 25.59N/ 80.10W 96 96 96 95 N N N  
IOSN3* SU/ISLE OF SHOALS, NH 42.97N/ 70.62W 100 100 100 N N 100 N  
KTNF1* MA/KEATON BEACH, FL 29.82N/ 83.59W 100 100 100 N N 99 N  
LMBV4 SU/LA MANCHA BEACH, MEXI 19.59N/ 96.38W 100 100 100 N N 100 N  
LONF1* MA/LONG KEY, FL 24.84N/ 80.86W 100 100 100 100 N 100 N  
MDRM1* MA/MT DESERT ROCK, ME 43.97N/ 68.13W 70 S 73 N N S N Buoy data resumed 10/18/14 with excessive parity errors and truncations. Wind data failed 4/6/13. Dewpoint data failed 5/11/12.
MISM1* AM/MATINICUS ROCK, ME 43.78N/ 68.86W 100 100 S N N S N Air temperature data failed 7/10/14
MLRF1* MA/MOLASSES REEF, FL 25.01N/ 80.38W 100 100 100 100 N N N  
MRKA2* SU/MIDDLE ROCK LIGHT, AK 61.08N/146.66W 100 100 100 N N N N  
NWPO3* MA/NEWPORT, OR 44.61N/124.07W 100 100 100 N N 100 N  
PILA2* MA/PILOT ROCK, AK 59.74N/149.47W 100 100 100 N N 100 N  
PILM4* MA/PASSAGE ISLAND, MI 48.22N/ 88.37W 100 100 100 N N N N  
PLSF1* SM/PULASKI SHOALS LIGHT, 24.69N/ 82.77W 100 100 100 S N N N  
POTA2* SU/POTATO POINT, AK 61.06N/146.70W 100 100 100 N N N N  
PTAC1* MA/POINT ARENA, CA 38.96N/123.74W S S S N N N N Station data failed 10/17/12.
PTAT2* MA/PORT ARANSAS, TX 27.83N/ 97.05W 100 100 100 100 N 100 100  
PTGC1* MA/POINT ARGUELLO, CA 34.58N/120.65W 100 100 100 N N N N  
ROAM4* MA/ROCK OF AGES, MI 47.87N/ 89.31W S 100 S S N N N Pressure data failed 8/23/14. Water temperature data failed 9/3/05. Air temperature data failed 11/25/10.
SACV4 SU/SACRIFICE ISLAND, MEX 19.17N/ 96.09W 100 100 100 N N 100 N  
SANF1* SM/SAND KEY, FL 24.41N/ 81.88W 99 99 99 N N S N Dewpoint data failed. 6/25/14.
SAUF1* MA/ST. AUGUSTINE, FL 29.86N/ 81.27W 100 100 100 S N 100 N Water temperature data remains failed 9/13/12.
SBIO1* MA/SOUTH BASS ISLAND, OH 41.63N/ 82.84W 100 100 100 N N N N  
SGNW3* SU/SHEBOYGAN, WI 43.75N/ 87.69W 100 100 100 100 N 100 N  
SGOF1* MA/TYNDALL AFB TOWER 29.41N/ 84.86W 100 100 100 S N 100 N Water temperature data remains failed 6/25/12.
SISW1* MA/SMITH ISLAND, WA 48.32N/122.84W 10 10 10 N N N N Buoy service 10/23-24/14 unsuccessful. Minimal data released.
SMKF1* MA/SOMBRERO KEY, FL 24.63N/ 81.11W 100 100 100 S N 100 N Water temperature data remains failed 2/28/08.
SPGF1* MA/SETTLEMENT POINT, GBI 26.70N/ 78.99W 100 100 100 N N S N Dewpoint data failed 1/9/13.
SRST2* MA/SABINE PASS, TX 29.68N/ 94.03W 100 100 100 N N 100 N  
STDM4* SU/STANNARD ROCK, MI 47.18N/ 87.23W 98 99 99 N N S N Dewpoint data failed 9/9/14
TPLM2* MA/THOMAS POINT, MD 38.90N/ 76.44W 100 100 100 100 N 100 N  
TTIW1* DA/TATOOSH ISLAND, WA 48.39N/124.74W 100 S 100 N N N N All wind data failed 2/27/14.
VENF1* AR/VENICE, FL 27.07N/ 82.45W 100 100 100 100 N 100 N  
VERV4 SU/VERACRUZ HARBOR, MX 19.20N/ 96.11W 100 100 S N N S N Air temperature data failed 1/16/14. Dewpoint data failed 5/22/12.
WPOW1* MA/WEST POINT, WA 47.66N/122.44W 100 100 100 N N S N Humidity data failed 8/14/14.
Total Base Funded Stations:47
Total Other Stations:3


Total Stations:50

*Base funded station of National Weather Service (NWS); however, all stations report data to NWS.

NDBC C-MAN STATION LEGEND:

Payload Types

  • AR - ARES
  • DA - DACT
  • MA - MARS
  • AM - AMPS
  • VE - VEEP
  • SU - SUTRON XPERT

C-MAN anemometer heights are listed in the C-MAN User's Guide and on the NDBC Home Page at www.ndbc.noaa.gov.

DATA STATUS

  • S - Sensor/system failure.
  • E - Data under evaluation, not reported.
  • N - No sensor installed.
  • Y - Parameter reported, no percentage
  • D - Station disestablished.
  • R - Buoy recovered

*Hover over status code in table to display detail.