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February 19,2018 - February 26,2018


Percent of Data Disseminated in Real Time

StationHull No./Config and LocationLocation Lat/LongWind SpeedWind DirectionSea Level PressureWave HeightDominant Period Air TempWater TempDew PointRemark
41001*3DV44 (SC) East Hatteras34.68N 76.67WRRRRRRRRBuoy Adrift 08/23/17, retrieved 08/25/17.
41002*3D50 (AR) South Hatteras31.75N 74.83W98989898989898SHumidity data failed 01/17/17
41004*3DV41 (SC) Edisto32.50N 79.08W100100100989810091100All meteorological data intermittent since 12/9/17.
41008*3D36 (AM) Grays Reef31.40N 80.87W9999999999999999
41009*3DV25 (SC) Canaveral28.50N 80.18W100100100999910096100
41010*3DV35 (SC) Canaveral East35.47N 74.68WRRRRRRRRBuoy adrift 8/26/17, declared lost 12/14/17.
41013*3DV21 (SC) Frying Pan Shoals, Nc (buoy)33.43N 77.73W10010010010010010092100
41025*3DV15 (SC) Diamond Shoals35.00N 75.40W100100100999910092100Water Temperature intermittent- flagging of the data due to strong SST fluctuation.
41040*3DV23 (SC) North Equatorial One14.55N 53.07W100100599999SSSHumidity data failed 09/03/17. Water Temperature failed 10/31/17. Air Temperature failed 10/30/17. Pressure data intermittent.
41041*3DV56 (SC) North Equatorial Two14.32N 46.07W100100100100100SSSAir temperature and humidity data ceased transmitting 07/28/17. Water temperature data failed 10/24/17.
41043*2.3D08 (SC) Ne Puerto Rico21.12N 64.85WSS50100100100SSWind data failed 01/16/18. Water Temperature failed 11/07/17. Humidity data failed 09/12/17. Sea Level Pressure data failed 2/22/18
41044*3DV49 (SC) Ne St Martin21.57N 58.62W100100100100100100S100Water temperature failed 7/14/17
41046*3DV51 (SC) East Bahamas23.82N 68.42W100100100100100809180Air Temperature and Dew Point data intermittent 02/25/18
41047*3DV42 (SC) N.e. Bahamas27.52N 71.52W1001001009999SSSAir Temperature data failed 02/11/18. Water temperature data failed 11/27/17. Humidity data failed 09/24/17.
41048*3DV54 (SC) West Bermuda31.85N 69.58W10010010010010010091100
41049*3DV31 (AR) South Bermuda27.53N 62.93W9999999999999999
42001*2.3D01 (SC) Mid Gulf25.88N 89.67W10010010010010010092100
42002*3D74 (AR) West Gulf26.08N 93.75W100100100100100100100SHumidity data failed 10/04/17
42003*3D58 (SC) East Gulf25.92N 85.63W11111111Buoy Deployed 2/26/18
42012*3DV32 (AM) Orange Beach, Al30.05N 87.55WSSSSSSSSAir temperature and humidity data failed 10/22/17. All transmissions stopped 10/27/17.
42019*3DV14 (AR) Freeport, Tx27.90N 95.35W97979797979797SHumidity data failed 01/12/18.
42020*3DV26 (AR) Corpus Christi, Tx27.70N 96.73WSSSSSSSSData transmissions ceased 10/13/17. Buoy adrift 08/25/17. Water temperature data failed 01/09/17.Buoy recovered /24/18
42035*3DV17 (AR) Galveston, Tx29.22N 94.40W9999999999999999
42036*3D37 (AR) West Tampa28.50N 84.50WSSSSSSSSNo transmits due to power failure 11/24/17.
42039*3DV24 (AM) Pensacola28.78N 86.00W9999999999999999
42040*2.4D05 (SC) Luke Offshore Test Platform29.20N 88.22W1001001009898379237Air Temperature and Dew Point intermittent 02/22/18
42055*3DV11 (SC) Bay Of Campeche22.12N 93.95W10010010010010010096100
42056*3DV46 (SC) Yucatan Basin19.92N 84.93W100100100999910096100
42057*3DV53 (SC) Western Caribbean16.90N 81.42W10010010010010010092100
42058*3DV48 (SC) Central Caribbean14.88N 74.57W100100100100100S92SAir temperature and humidity data failed 04/17/17
42059*3DV38 (SC) Eastern Caribbean Sea34.70N 128.10WSSSSSSSSLast transmit 21z, 1/25/18.
42060*3DV52 (SC) Caribbean Valley18.42N 64.50WSSSSSSSSAdrift buoy aground in British Virgin Islands, data release stopped 09/29/17.
44005*3DV16 (AM) Gulf Of Maine43.20N 69.12WSSSSSSSSNo transmits due to power failure 9/17/17. Dewpoint data failed 2/20/17. Wind data failed 2/6/17.
44007*3D29 (AM) Portland43.52N 70.13W9999999999999999
44008*3DV43 (AR) Nantucket40.50N 69.23WSS100100100100100SWSPD2 failed 02/04/18. Wind direction failed 11/12/17. Humidity data failed 06/09/17.
44009*3D27 (AM) Delaware Bay38.45N 74.70W9999999999999999
44011*3DV08 (AR) Georges Bank42.18N 55.15WSS100100100100100SHumidity data failed 06/24/16. Wind data failed 01/20/16.
44013*3DV22 (AR) Boston42.33N 70.65W99999999999999SHumidity data failed 08/13/16.
440143D90 (AR) Virginia Beach36.60N 74.83W9999999999999999
44017*3D65 (AM) Montauk Point40.68N 72.03W4343434343434343No data due to timing errors 11/29/17. Wind data failed 03/04/17.
44018*3DV45 (AM) Cape Cod42.08N 69.75WRRRRRRRRBuoy recovered 04/28/17.
44020*3D41 (AR) Nantucket Sound41.43N 70.18W100100100100100100100100
44025*3D87 (AM) Long Island40.25N 73.15W98989898989898SHumidity data failed 09/14/17.
44027*3D54 (AM) Jonesport, Me44.28N 67.30WSS999999S99SWind speed data failed 10/29/17. Wind direction failed 05/13/17. Air temperature and humidity data failed 2/26/17.
44065*3DV12 (SC) New York Harbor Entrance40.37N 73.70W9898989696989498
44066*3D88 (AR) Texas Tower #439.57N 72.58W9898989898989898
45001*3D33 (AM) Mid Superior48.05N 87.78WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 10/23/17.
45002*3D46 (AM) North Michigan45.33N 86.40WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 11/28/17.
45003*3DV29 (AR) North Huron45.35N 82.83WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 12/07/17.
45004*3DV04 (AR) East Superior47.58N 86.58WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 12/01/17.
45005*2.4D06 (SC) West Erie41.67N 82.38WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 11/29/17.
45006*3DV19 (AR) West Superior47.33N 89.78WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 11/14/17.
45007*3DV20 (AM) South Michigan42.67N 87.02WNNNNNNNSBuoy recovered for winter 12/01/17.
45008*3DV13 (AM) South Huron44.28N 82.40WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 12/07/17.
45012*3DV30 (AR) Lake Ontario43.62N 77.40WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 12/01/17.
46001*3DV55 (AM) Western Gulf Of Alaska56.22N 147.93WSS8383838383SWind speed data failed 02/03/18. Wind direction data failed 12/12/17. Humidity data failed 12/04/17. Transmits ceased 2/24/18
46002*3DV57 (SC) West Oregon42.60N 130.53W1001001009898SSSAir Temperature data failed 02/05/18. Dew Point data failed 02/05/18. Water temperature data missing since 07/07/17.
46005*3D60 (SC) West Washington46.13N 131.07W100100100100100100SSHumidity data failed 01/18/18. Water temperature data intermittent 07/13/17.
46006*2.4D03 (SC) Southeast Papa40.77N 137.38W100100100SS9997SHumidity data failed 01/17/18. Wave data ceased 09/07/17. GPS positioning is unreliable.
46011*3D28 (AM) Santa Maria34.95N 121.02W99999999999999N
46012*3D69 (AR) Half Moon Bay37.35N 122.87W100100100100100100100N
46013*3DV39 (SC) Bodega Bay38.23N 123.30W100100100999910091100
46014*2.3D05 (SC) Pt Arena39.23N 123.97W1001001009999SSSAir temperature and dewpoint data missing since 7/21/17. Water temperature data missing 06/30/16.
46015*3DV10 (SC) Port Orford42.70N 125.15WRRRRRRRRBuoy adrift 10/23/17, recovered 10/30/17
46022*3D80 (AR) Eel River40.72N 124.52W100100100100100100100100
46025*3DV40 (SC) Santa Monica Basin33.73N 119.05W100100100100100S88SAir temperature and humidity data missing starting 07/13/17.
46026*3D24 (AM) San Francisco37.75N 122.83W99999999999999N
46027*3D68 (AR) St Georges41.85N 124.37W100100100100100100100N
46028*3D63 (AM) Cape San Martin35.70N 121.85W100100100100100100100N
46029*3D57 (AM) Columbia River Bar46.13N 124.48W9999999999999999
46035*3DV18 (AR) Central Bering Sea57.02N 177.73WSS100100100SSNATMP data failed 12/31/17. Wind data and water temperature data failed 12/22/17.
46041*3D19 (AR) Cape Elizabeth47.35N 124.73W99999999999999N
46042*3D79 (AR) Monterey36.78N 122.38W100100100100100100100N
46047*3D40 (AR) Tanner Bank32.38N 119.48WSS9999999999NWind data failed 12/19/17.
46050*3D30 (SC) Stonewall Bank44.67N 124.50W100100100999910091100
46053*2.3D11 (SC) East Santa Barb34.25N 119.85W100100841001001009399Pressure data intermittent since 11/26/17.
46054*3D81 (SC) West Santa Barb34.25N 120.47W1001001001001009990SDewpoint data failed 11/14/17
46059*3D89 (SC) West California38.07N 129.95W100100100999910094100.
46060*3D76 (AM) West Orca Bay60.58N 146.80W99999996969999N
46061*3D32 (AR) Seal Rocks60.22N 146.83W100100100100100100SNWater temperature data failed 2/12/18
46066*3D52 (AM) South Kodiak52.78N 155.03WSS9999999999NWind data failed 10/12/17
46069*3D44 (AM) South Santa Rosa Is33.67N 120.20W99999999999999N
46070*3DV33 (AM) Southwest Bering Sea55.07N 175.15ESSSSSSSSBuoy data failed 03/20/17
46071*3D78 (AR) Western Aleutians51.12N 179.00ESSSSSSSNData transmissions ceased 09/02/17.
46072*3D82 (AM) Central Aleutians51.65N 172.05WSSSSSSSSBuoy data failed 12/18/16
46073*3D10 (AM) Southeast Bering Sea55.02N 172.00WSSSSSSSSNo data transmits since 04/23/17
46075*3D70 (AM) Shumagin Islands53.98N 160.82WSS999999S99SAir Temperature failed 2/5/18. Dewpoint data failed 01/05/17. Wind data failed 11/27/16
46076*3DV36 (AM) Cape Cleare59.50N 147.98W9999S9999SSSAir temperature, water temperature, pressure, and humidity data failed 12/10/17
46077*3D84 (AM) Shelikof Strait57.90N 154.17W9999999999999999
46078*3D66 (AM) Albatross Bank55.55N 152.57WSS99999999S99Water temperature failed 11/06/17. Wind Data failed 09/22/16.
46080*3D62 (AM) Portlock Bank57.93N 150.03WSSSSSSSSNo data due to timing errors beginning 10/02/17.
46081*6N35 (AR) Western Prince William Sound60.78N 148.25W100100999696999999Wave height intermittent since 11/30/17.
46082*3D48 (AR) Cape Suckling59.67N 143.37WSS100100100S100SWinds failed 01/02/18. Air temperature and dew point failed 2/15/18
46083*3DV34 (AM) Fairweather Ground58.30N 137.98W9999999999999999
46084*3D73 (AR) Cape Edgecumbe56.60N 136.10WSSSSSSSSBuoy data failed 05/23/17. Wind data failed 12/03/16. Humidity data failed 02/11/17.
46085*6N39 (AR) Central Gulf Of Alaska55.87N 142.48W99999996969999SDewpoint data failed 03/09/16.
46086*3D12 (AR) San Clemente Basin32.48N 118.03W100100100100100100100N
460873D77 (AR) Neah Bay, Wa48.48N 124.72W100100100100100100100100
460883D47 (AM) New Dungeness, Wa48.32N 123.17W9797979494979797Data processing issues resulting in low data counts 02/02/18-02/03/18
46089*3D85 (AM) Tillamook, Or45.92N 125.77W99999999999999SHumidity data failed 06/26/17.
51000*3DV05 (AM) Northern Hawaii One23.53N 153.80W99999999999999N
51001*3DV47 (SC) Northwestern Hawaii One15.95N 169.68W10010010010010010096100Buoy adrift 12/09/17
51002*3DV50 (SC) Southwestern Hawaii17.03N 157.68W100100100999910092100
51003*3D16 (AM) Western Hawaii19.28N 160.57W99999999999999N
51004*3D20 (SC) Southeastern Hawaii17.60N 152.38W10010010010010010089100Water Temperature data intermittent
51101*3D61 (AR) Northwestern Hawaii Two24.32N 162.22W100100100100100100100N
Total Base Funded Buoys:103
Total Other Buoys:3

Total Moored Buoys:106

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



Hull TypeAnemometer Ht.
6N6 meter NOMAD5 m
3D/3DV3 meter discus5 m
2.3D2.3 meter foam discus4 m
2.4DV2.4 meter foam discus4 m

Payload Types

  • AM - AMPS
  • SM - SMART
  • AR - ARES
  • SC - SCOOP

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


Percent of Data Disseminated in Real Time

StationHull No./Config and LocationLocation Lat/LongWind SpeedWind DirectionSea Level PressureWave HeightDominant Period Air TempWater TempDew PointRemark
AMAA2* (AR) East Amatuli Island Light58.90N 151.95WSSSNNSNSTransmissions ceased 9/29/17.
AUGA2* (MA) Augustine Island, Ak59.37N 153.33W100100100NN100N100
BLIA2* (SU) Bligh Reef Light, Ak60.83N 146.88W100100100NN100NN
BURL1* (AR) Southwest Pass , La28.90N 89.42W100100100NN100N100
BUZM3* (MA) Buzzards Bay,ma41.38N 71.03W100100100NN99SSDewpoint data failed 03/11/14. Water temperature data failed 09/11/10.
CDRF1* (MA) Cedar Key, Fl29.13N 83.02W100100100NN100N100
CLKN7* (MA) Cape Lookout, Nc34.62N 76.52W100100100NNSNSAir temperature and humidity data failed 11/19/17.
DBLN6* (MA) Dunkirk, Ny42.48N 79.35W100100100NN97NN
DESW1* (MA) Destruction Island,wa47.67N 124.48WSS100NN100NNWind data failed 12/07/17.
DISW3* (SU) Devils Island, Wi47.07N 90.72W100100100NN100N100Humidity data occasionally flagged due to supersaturation
DPIA1* (SU) Dauphin Island, Al30.25N 88.07W100100100NN100S100Humiditiy data failed 10/25/15. Water temperature data failed 10/23/09.
DRFA2* (MA) Drift River Terminal, Ak60.55N 152.13W100100100NN100N100
FBIS1* (MA) Folly Island, Sc32.68N 79.88W100100100NN100N83Dew Point intermittent 02/22/18
FFIA2* (SU) Five Fingers ,ak57.27N 133.62W100100100NN100NN
FILA2* (AR) Flat Island Light59.32N 151.98W100100100NN100N100
FWYF1* (MA) Fowey Rock, Fl25.58N 80.08W100100100NN100100N
IOSN3* (SU) Isle Of Shoals, Nh42.97N 70.62W100100100NN100N99
KTNF1* (MA) Keaton Beach, Fl29.82N 83.58W100100100NN100N100Humidity data failed 08/13/16
LONF1* (MA) Long Key, Fl24.83N 80.85W595936NN482746Frequent transmission errors resulting in missing and extremely sporadic data.
MDRM1* (MA) Mt Desert Rock, Me43.97N 68.12W100100100NN100N77Humidity data occasionally reporting too high.
MISM1* (MA) Matinicus Rock, Me43.78N 68.85W100100100NN100N100
MLRF1* (MA) Molasses Reef, Fl25.00N 80.37W929289NN9189NTransmission issues resulting in intermittent data.
MRKA2* (SU) Middle Rock Light, Ak61.07N 146.65W100100100NN100NN
NWPO3* (MA) Newport, Or44.60N 124.07W100100SNN100NSPressure data failed 11/21/17. Humidity data failed 09/27/16
PILA2* (MA) Pilot Rock, Ak59.73N 149.47W100100100NNSNSAir temperature and humidity data failed 08/21/17.
PILM4* (MA) Passage Island, Mi48.22N 88.35W100100100NN100NN
PLSF1* (AR) Pulaski Shoals Light, Fl24.68N 82.77W100100100NN100NN
POTA2* (SU) Potato Point, Ak61.05N 146.70W100100100NN100NN
PTAC1* (MA) Point Arena, Ca38.95N 123.73WSSSNNSNNStation data failed 10/17/12
PTAT2* (MA) Port Aransas, Tx27.82N 97.05WSSSNNSSSData transmissions ceased 11/25/17.
PTGC1* (MA) Point Arguello, Ca34.57N 120.63W100100100NN100NN
ROAM4* (MA) Rock Of Ages, Mi47.87N 89.30W100100100NN100SNWater temperature data failed 09/03/05
SANF1* (SM) Sand Key, Fl24.40N 81.87WSS100NN100N100Wind data failed 09/09/17
SAUF1* (MA) St. Augustine, Fl29.85N 81.25W100100100NN100100SHumidity data failed 09/15/17.
SBIO1* (MA) South Bass Island, Oh41.62N 82.83W100100100NN100NN
SGNW3* (SU) Sheboygan, Wi43.73N 87.68W999999NN99S99Water temperature data failed 01/16/15
SGOF1* (MA) Tyndall Afb Tower29.40N 84.85W100100100NN100N100
SISW1* (MA) Smith Island, Wa48.32N 122.83W100100100NN100NN
SMKF1* (MA) Sombrero Key, Fl24.62N 81.10WSSSNNSSSStation data failed 08/10/15.
SPGF1* (SU) Settlement Point, Gbi26.70N 78.98W100100100NN100NSHumidity data failed 06/12/17
SRST2* (MA) Sabine Pass, Tx29.68N 94.03W100100100NN100N100
STDM4* (SU) Stannard Rock, Mi47.18N 87.22W100100100NN100N100
TPLM2* (MA) Thomas Point, Md38.88N 76.43W100100SNN99100SPressure data failed 10/10/16. Dewpoint data failed 04/27/17.
VENF1* (AR) Venice, Fl27.07N 82.45W100100100NN100100100
WPOW1* (MA) West Point, Wa47.65N 122.43W100100100NN100N100
Total Base Funded Stations:45

Total Stations:45

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


Payload Types

  • AR - ARES
  • DA - DACT
  • MA - MARS
  • AM - AMPS
  • VE - VEEP
  • SM - SMART

C-MAN anemometer heights are listed in the C-MAN User's Guide and on the NDBC Home Page at


  • 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.