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NDBC DATA PLATFORM STATUS REPORT

Dec 11, 2014 to Dec 18, 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 99 99 99 99 99 99  
41004* 3D58 /AR EDISTO 32.50N/ 79.10W 100 100 100 100 99 100  
41008* 3D64 /AM GRAYS REEF 31.40N/ 80.87W 99 99 99 99 99 99  
41009 3D86 /AM CANAVERAL 28.52N/ 80.19W 98 98 98 98 98 98  
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 S 96 S 96 S Wind data failed 12/11/14. 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 99  
41040^ 3D56 /AR NORTH EQUATORI 14.52N/ 53.02W 99 99 99 99 99 99  
41041^ 3D72 /AM NORTH EQUATORI 14.33N/ 46.08W 97 97 97 97 97 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 100 100 100 100 100 100  
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 99 100  
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 100 100 100 100 100 100  
42019* 3D65 /AM FREEPORT, TX 27.91N/ 95.35W 100 100 100 100 100 99  
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 99  
42036* 3D37 /AR WEST TAMPA 28.50N/ 84.52W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
42039^ 3D55 /AM PENSACOLA 28.74N/ 86.01W 99 99 99 99 99 99  
42040* 10D08/AR LUKE OFFSHORE 29.21N/ 88.21W 99 100 100 99 96 99  
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 100 100 100 100 100 100  
42057^ 3D57 /AR WESTERN CARIBB 17.00N/ 81.50W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
42058^ 3DV27/AR CENTRAL CARIBB 14.92N/ 74.92W 99 99 99 99 99 99  
42059^ 3D41 /AR EASTERN CARIB 15.18N/ 67.48W S S S S S S Buoy recovered 11/30/14.
42060^ 3DV28/AM CARRIBEAN VALL 16.33N/ 63.24W 98 98 98 98 98 98  
44005* 3DV23/AM GULF OF MAINE 43.20N/ 69.13W 98 99 99 98 93 94 Buoy 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 99 S 99 99 99 99 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 100 100 100 100 100 100  
44017* 3DV06/AM MONTAUK POINT 40.69N/ 72.05W S S S S 100 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 100 100 100 100 100 100  
44025* 3DV12/SM LONG ISLAND 40.25N/ 73.16W 100 S 100 100 100 S Wind data failed 12/1/14. Dewpoint data failed 12/1/14.
44027* 3DV16/AM JONESPORT, ME 44.29N/ 67.31W 100 100 100 100 100 100  
44065* 3D63 /AR NEW YORK HARB 40.37N/ 73.70W 100 100 100 100 99 100  
44066* 3DV05/AM TEXAS TOWER #4 39.58N/ 72.60W 100 100 100 100 85 100 Wave data intermittent due to parity errors and truncations.
45001* 3D33 /AM MID SUPERIOR 48.06N/ 87.79W R R R R R R Buoy recovered for the winter 11/19/14
45002* 3D46 /AM NORTH MICHIGAN 45.34N/ 86.41W R R R R R R Buoy recovered for the winter 12/9/14.
45003* 24DV0/AR NORTH HURON 45.35N/ 82.84W 36 36 36 36 35 N Buoy recovered for the winter 12/13/14.
45004* 3DV04/AR EAST SUPERIOR 47.59N/ 86.59W R R R R R R Buoy recovered for the winter 11/19/14.
45005* 3DV22/AM WEST ERIE 41.68N/ 82.40W R R R R R R Buoy recovered for the winter 11/27/14
45006* 3DV20/AM WEST SUPERIOR 47.33N/ 89.79W R R R R R R Buoy recovered for the winter 11/19/14.
45007* 3DV19/AM SOUTH MICHIGAN 42.67N/ 87.03W R R R R R R Buoy recovered for the winter 12/04/14.
45008* 3DV13/AM SOUTH HURON 44.28N/ 82.42W 33 33 33 33 32 N Buoy recovered for the winter 12/13/14.
45012* 24DV0/AR LAKE ONTARIO 43.62N/ 77.41W R R R R R R Buoy recovered for the winter 11/24/14.
46001* 6N19 /AR WESTERN GULF 56.30N/147.92W 100 S S 100 99 N Wind data failed 9/10/13. Air temperature data failed 4/5/13
46002* 3D30 /AM WEST OREGON 42.59N/130.47W 99 99 99 99 97 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 99 S 100 99 98 N Wind data failed 11/12/14
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 99 99 99 99 99 N  
46014* 3D44 /AM PT ARENA 39.24N/123.97W 96 98 96 96 69 N Intermittent wave data 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 R R R R R R Buoy Adrift 11/04/14. Buoy recovered 11/7/14.
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 100 100 100 100 100 N  
46027* 3D28 /AM ST GEORGES 41.85N/124.38W S 10 21 S 17 N Buoy adrift 12/11/14. Aground 12/16/14. Buoy data failed 12/13/14. 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 99 99 99 99 25 N Intermittent wave data 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 S 100 100 100 N Wind data failed 11/09/14
46041* 3D36 /AR CAPE ELIZABETH 47.35N/124.73W S S S S S N 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 100 S 100 100 99 N Wind data failed 10/28/14.
46053* 3D74 /AR EAST SANTA BA 34.26N/119.88W 55 62 58 51 S N Buoy adrift 12/12/14. Recovered 12/17/14. 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 100 100 100 100 100 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 73 S 80 69 27 S Buoy adrift 12/2/14. 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 100 100 100 100 98 100  
46076* 6N61 /AR CAPE CLEARE 59.50N/147.98W 87 92 90 86 55 89 Buoy data intermittent due to parity errors since deployment
46077* 6N52 /AR SHELIKOF STRAI 57.89N/154.29W 1 1 1 1 1 S Buoy data failed 12/9/14. Buoy data resumed 12/13/14. Pressure data resumed 12/8/14. Dewpoint data failed 5/28/11.
46078* 3D66 /AM ALBATROSS BANK 55.99N/152.64W 99 S 99 99 S S Wave data failed 11/15/14. 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 99 100  
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 100 100 100 100 100 72 Dewpoint data failed 12/13/14.
46088 3D10 /AM NEW DUNGENESS, 48.34N/123.16W 99 99 99 99 98 99  
46089 3D62 /AM TILLAMOOK, OR 45.89N/125.82W 100 S 100 100 100 S Wind data failed 12/10/14. Dewpoint data failed 1/20/13.
51000* 3DV21/AM NORTHERN HAWAI 23.55N/154.06W 98 98 98 98 67 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 58 68 64 54 2 S Buoy data intermittent due to parity errors and truncations. Dewpoint data failed 12/21/12.
51101* 3D61 /AR NORTHWESTERN H 24.32N/162.23W 100 100 100 100 100 S  
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 99 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 99 99 99 N N 99 N  
CHLV2* DA/CHESAPEAKE LIGHT, VA 36.91N/ 75.71W 100 99 100 D D 100 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 100 100 100 N N N N  
DISW3* SU/DEVILS ISLAND, WI 47.08N/ 90.73W 98 100 99 N N 99 N  
DPIA1* SU/DAUPHIN ISLAND, AL 30.25N/ 88.07W 100 100 100 S N 71 N Dewpoint data failed 12/17/14. 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 39 40 40 38 N N N Station data resumed intermittently 11/20/14.
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 100 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 99 S 99 N N S N 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 and dewpoint 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 99 99 99 S N N N Water temperature data failed 9/29/14
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 99 100  
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 99 N  
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 100 100 100 N N N N  
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 100 N .
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 100 100 100 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.