Skip Navigation Links weather.gov 
NOAA logo-Select to go to the NOAA homepage NDBC Title GraphicClick to go to NDBC home page   Select to go to the NWS homepage
Home About Us Contact Us
 
 
    
    Station List

 Data Access
    Mobile Access
    Classic Maps
         Recent
         DART®
    Obs Search
    Ship Obs Report
    BuoyCAMs
    TAO
    DODS
    OceanSITES
    HF Radar
    OSMC
    Dial-A-Buoy
    RSS Feeds Image indicating link to RSS feed access page
    Web Widget
    Email Access
    Web Data Guide
    Maintenance Schedule
    Station Status Report

 Program Info
    TAO
    DART®
    VOS
    IOOS®

 Publications
    NDBC PEA
    NDBC FONSI
    NDBC DQC Handbook

 FAQ
 Visitor Information
 
USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.

NDBC DATA PLATFORM STATUS REPORT

May 14,2018 - May 21,2018

MOORED BUOYS

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 retrieved 08/25/17.
41002*3D59 (SC) South Hatteras31.75N 74.83W1001001009999S97SAir Temperature and Humidity data missing since 05/04/18.
41004*3DV41 (SC) Edisto32.50N 79.08W1001001009999S98SAir Temperature and Humidity data missing 4/24/18.
41008*3D36 (AM) Grays Reef31.40N 80.87W100100100100100100100100
41009*3DV25 (SC) Canaveral28.50N 80.18W10010010010010010097100
41010*3DV44 (SC) Canaveral East28.87N 78.48W10010010010010010097100
41013*3DV21 (SC) Frying Pan Shoals, Nc (buoy)33.43N 77.73W100100100999910096100
41025*3DV15 (SC) Diamond Shoals35.00N 75.40W10010010010010010097100Water Temperature intermittent- flagging of the data due to strong SST fluctuation.
41040*3DV23 (SC) North Equatorial One14.55N 53.07W100100100100100SSSHumidity data failed 09/03/17. Water Temperature failed 10/31/17. Air Temperature failed 10/30/17.
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*3D51 (SC) Ne Puerto Rico21.12N 64.85W100100100999910096100Water temperature intermittent.
41044*3DV49 (SC) Ne St Martin21.58N 58.62W10010010010010010097100Water temperature intermittent.
41046*3DV51 (SC) East Bahamas23.82N 68.42W10010010010010010097100Air 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 69.58W100100100100100S97SAir Temperature and Humidity data missing 03/02/18.
41049*3D56 (SC) South Bermuda27.48N 62.93W100100100SSS97SAir Temperature and Humidity data sporadic 4/2/18. Waves ceased 5/6/18.
42001*2.3D01 (SC) Mid Gulf25.88N 89.67W100100100999910097100
42002*3D74 (AR) West Gulf26.08N 93.75W99999999999999SHumidity data failed 10/04/17.
42003*3D58 (SC) East Gulf25.92N 85.63W10010010010010010097100
42012*3DV10 (SC) Orange Beach, Al30.05N 87.55W100100100100100100S100Water temperature failed 3/13/18.
42019*3DV14 (AR) Freeport, Tx27.90N 95.35W98989898989898SHumidity data failed 01/12/18.
42020*3DV28 (SC) Corpus Christi, Tx26.97N 96.68W100100100999910098100
42035*3DV17 (AR) Galveston, Tx29.22N 94.40WSSSSSSSSPayload clock drift issues. Data stopped.
42036*3D37 (AR) West Tampa28.50N 84.50WSSSSSSSSNo transmits due to power failure 11/24/17.
42039*3DV24 (AM) Pensacola28.78N 86.00W10010099100100100100100
42040*2.4D05 (SC) Luke Offshore Test Platform29.20N 88.22W1001001009898N97NAir temperature and humidity data stopped transmitting 04/19/18. Water Temperature intermittent.
42055*3DV11 (SC) Bay Of Campeche22.12N 93.95W1009998999910097100
42056*3DV46 (SC) Yucatan Basin19.92N 84.93W100100100100100100S100Water temperature data failed 04/05/18.
42057*3DV53 (SC) Western Caribbean16.90N 81.42W10010010010010010097100
42058*3DV48 (SC) Central Caribbean14.88N 74.57W1001001009999S97SAir temperature and humidity data failed 04/17/17.
42059*3DV02 (SC) Eastern Caribbean Sea15.25N 67.50W10010010010010010097100
42060*3D02 (SC) Caribbean Valley16.38N 63.35W10010010010010010097100
44005*3DV16 (AM) Gulf Of Maine43.20N 69.12WSS3434343535SPeriods of transmission outages due to power issues since 9/17/17. Dewpoint data failed 2/20/17. Wind data failed 2/6/17.
44007*3D29 (AM) Portland43.52N 70.13W100100100100100100100100
44008*3DV43 (AR) Nantucket40.50N 69.23WSS9999999999SWind speed failed 02/04/18. Wind direction failed 11/12/17. Humidity data failed 06/09/17.
44009*3D27 (AM) Delaware Bay38.45N 74.70W100100100100100100100100
44011*3DV08 (AR) Georges Bank40.68N 47.60WSSSSSSSSTransmits ceased 3/25/18. Barometer data failed 3/5/18 Air temperature failed 03/05/18. Water temperature data failed 03/12/18. Humidity data failed 06/24/16. Wind data failed 01/20/16.
44013*3DV22 (AR) Boston42.33N 70.65W9898989898989898
440143D90 (AR) Virginia Beach36.60N 74.83W100100100100100100100100
44017*3D65 (AM) Montauk Point40.68N 72.03W100100100100100100100100
44018*3DV45 (AM) Cape Cod42.20N 70.13W100100100100100100S100Water temperature failed 4/25/18.
44020*3D41 (AR) Nantucket Sound41.43N 70.18W100100100100100100100100
44025*3D87 (AM) Long Island40.25N 73.15W100100100100100100100SHumidity data failed 09/14/17.
44027*3D54 (AM) Jonesport, Me44.27N 67.28W100100100100100100100100
44065*3DV12 (SC) New York Harbor Entrance40.37N 73.70W10010010010010010097100
44066*3D88 (AR) Texas Tower #439.57N 72.58W9898989898989898
45001*3D33 (AM) Mid Superior48.05N 87.78W1001001009999100100N
45002*3D46 (AM) North Michigan45.33N 86.40WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 11/28/17.
45003*3DV29 (AR) North Huron45.35N 82.83W99999998989999N
45004*3DV04 (AR) East Superior47.58N 86.58W100100100100100100100N
45005*2.4D06 (SC) West Erie41.67N 82.38W9695779595939393Buoy deployed 05/15/18. Sea-level pressure data intermittent.
45006*3DV19 (AR) West Superior47.33N 89.78W100100100100100100100N
45007*3DV20 (AM) South Michigan42.67N 87.02WNNNNNNNSBuoy recovered for winter 12/01/17.
45008*3DV13 (AM) South Huron44.28N 82.40W99999998989999NBuoy deployed 05/17/18.
45012*3DV30 (AR) Lake Ontario43.62N 77.40WSS100989898100NWind data failed 4/25/18.
46001*3DV55 (AR) Western Gulf Of Alaska56.30N 147.92W99999999999999SHumidity data failed 12/04/17.
46002*3DV57 (SC) West Oregon42.60N 130.53WSS969696SSSWinds failed 3/25/18. Air Temperature, Humidity failed 2/18/18. Water temperature failed 7/8/17.
46005*3D60 (SC) West Washington46.13N 131.07W99999910010099SSHumidity data failed 01/18/18. Water temperature data failed 11/23/17.
46006*2.4D03 (SC) Southeast Papa40.77N 137.38WSSSSSSSSData release stopped due to data latency issues.
46011*3D28 (AM) Santa Maria34.95N 121.02W100100100100100100100N
46012*3D69 (AR) Half Moon Bay37.35N 122.87W100100100100100100100N
46013*3DV39 (SC) Bodega Bay38.23N 123.30W999999999999S99Water temperature data failed 05/03/18.
46014*2.3D05 (SC) Pt Arena39.23N 123.97W9999999999SSSAir temperature and dewpoint data missing since 7/21/17. Water temperature data missing 06/30/16.
46015*3DV10 (SC) Port Orford42.70N 125.15WRRRRRRRRBuoy recovered 10/30/17.
46022*3D42 (SC) Eel River40.72N 124.52W99999933999699Wave data missing 5/11/18.
46025*3DV40 (SC) Santa Monica Basin33.73N 119.05W999999100100SSSAir temperature and humidity data missing starting 07/13/17. WTMP failed 3/27/18.
46026*3D09 (SC) San Francisco37.75N 122.83W999999100100999699
46027*3D68 (AR) St Georges41.85N 124.37W100100100100100100100N
46028*3D63 (AM) Cape San Martin35.70N 121.85WSS100100100100100NWind data failed 4/9/18.
46029*3D57 (AM) Columbia River Bar46.13N 124.48W100100100100100100100100
46035*3DV18 (AR) Central Bering Sea57.02N 177.73WSSSSSSSNWave data failed 05/02/18. Pressure failed 4/23/18. ATMP data failed 12/31/17. Wind data and water temperature data failed 12/22/17.
46041*3D19 (AR) Cape Elizabeth47.35N 124.73W100100100100100100100N
46042*3D79 (AR) Monterey36.78N 122.38W100100100100100100100N
46047*3D40 (AR) Tanner Bank32.38N 119.48WSS100100100100100NWind data failed 12/19/17.
46050*3D30 (SC) Stonewall Bank44.67N 124.50W999999100100S96SAir Temperature and Dewpoint intermittent 5/12/18.
46053*2.3D11 (SC) East Santa Barb34.25N 119.85W99997799999995NHumidity data failed 04/18/18. Pressure data intermittent since 11/26/17.
46054*3D81 (SC) West Santa Barb34.25N 120.47W999999100100S96SDewpoint data failed 11/14/17. Air Temperature failed 4/2/18.
46059*3D89 (SC) West California38.07N 129.95W999999100100999699
46060*3D76 (AM) West Orca Bay60.58N 146.80W1001001009999100100N
46061*3D32 (AR) Seal Rocks60.22N 146.83WSSSSSSSNTransmissions stopped 05/13/18. Water temperature data failed 2/12/18.
46066*3D52 (AM) South Kodiak52.78N 155.03WSS100100100100100NWind data failed 10/12/17.
46069*3D44 (AM) South Santa Rosa Is33.67N 120.20W100100100100100100100N
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 160.82WSS100100100S100SAir 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 154.17W100100100100100100100100
46078*3D66 (AM) Albatross Bank55.55N 152.57WSS100100100100S100Water 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 148.25WSSSSSSSSTransmissions ceased 4/7/18. Wave height intermittent since 11/30/17.
46082*3D48 (AR) Cape Suckling59.67N 143.37WSS100100100S100SAir temperature and dew point failed 2/15/18. Winds failed 01/02/18.
46083*3DV34 (AM) Fairweather Ground58.30N 137.98W100100100100100100100SHumidity data failed 02/28/18.
46084*3D73 (AR) Cape Edgecumbe56.60N 136.10WSSSSSSSSBuoy data failed 05/23/17. Humidity data failed 02/11/17. Wind data failed 12/03/16.
46085*6N39 (AR) Central Gulf Of Alaska55.87N 142.48W100100100100100100100SDewpoint data failed 03/09/16.
46086*3D12 (AR) San Clemente Basin32.48N 118.03W100100100100100100100N
460873D77 (AR) Neah Bay, Wa48.48N 124.72W9999999999999999
460883D47 (AM) New Dungeness, Wa48.32N 123.17W9898989494989898
46089*3D85 (AM) Tillamook, Or45.92N 125.77W100100100100100100100SHumidity data failed 06/26/17.
51000*3DV05 (AM) Northern Hawaii One23.53N 153.80W100100100100100100100N
51001*3DV47 (SC) Northwestern Hawaii One14.43N 174.32E10010010010010010097100Buoy adrift 12/09/17.
51002*3DV50 (SC) Southwestern Hawaii17.03N 157.68W100100100999910097100
51003*3D16 (AM) Western Hawaii19.28N 160.57W100100100100100100100N
51004*3D20 (SC) Southeastern Hawaii17.60N 152.38W1001003910010010096100Barometer data sporadic since 3/25/18.
51101*3D61 (AR) Northwestern Hawaii Two25.58N 156.78W100100100100100100100NBuoy adrift 3/28/18.
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.

NDBC MOORED BUOY STATION LEGEND:

HULL NO. CONFIGURATION

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
  • WA - WAMDAS
  • SM - SMART
  • AR - ARES
  • SC - SCOOP

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

C-MAN STATIONS

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 71.03W100100100NN100SSDewpoint 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 79.35W100100100NN99NN
DESW1* (MA) Destruction Island,wa47.67N 124.48WSS100NN100NNWind data failed 12/07/17.
DISW3* (SU) Devils Island, Wi47.07N 90.72W100100100NN91N91Humidity data occasionally flagged due to supersaturation.
DPIA1* (SU) Dauphin Island, Al30.25N 88.07W100100100NN100S100Water temperature failed 10/23/09.
DRFA2* (MA) Drift River Terminal, Ak60.55N 152.13W100100100NN100N100
FBIS1* (MA) Folly Island, Sc32.68N 79.88W100100100NN100N100
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 70.62W100100100NN99N99
KTNF1* (MA) Keaton Beach, Fl29.82N 83.58W100100100NN100N100
LONF1* (MA) Long Key, Fl24.83N 80.85W100100100NN100100100
MDRM1* (MA) Mt Desert Rock, Me43.97N 68.12W100100100NN100N37Humidity data count low due to erroneous flagging of data.
MISM1* (MA) Matinicus Rock, Me43.78N 68.85W100100100NN100NSHumidity failed 03/06/18.
MLRF1* (MA) Molasses Reef, Fl25.00N 80.37W777774NN7573NTransmission issues, All data reporting < 100%.
MRKA2* (SU) Middle Rock Light, Ak61.07N 146.65W100100100NN100NN
NWPO3* (MA) Newport, Or44.60N 124.07W100100100NN100NSHumidity 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 failed 10/17/12.
PTAT2* (MA) Port Aransas, Tx27.82N 97.05W100100100NN100100100
PTGC1* (MA) Point Arguello, Ca34.57N 120.63W100100100NN100NN
ROAM4* (MA) Rock Of Ages, Mi47.87N 89.30W100100100NN99SNWater temperature failed 09/03/05.
SANF1* (SM) Sand Key, Fl24.40N 81.87WSS100NN100N100Wind failed 03/09/18.
SAUF1* (MA) St. Augustine, Fl29.85N 81.25W10010099NN100100SHumidity failed 09/15/17.
SBIO1* (MA) South Bass Island, Oh41.62N 82.83W100100100NN100NN
SGNW3* (SU) Sheboygan, Wi43.73N 87.68W989898NN98S98Water temperature failed 01/16/15.
SGOF1* (MA) Tyndall Afb Tower29.40N 84.85W100100100NN100N100
SISW1* (SM) Smith Island, Wa48.32N 122.82W100100100NN100N100
SMKF1* (SM) Sombrero Key, Fl24.62N 81.10W93100100NN100S100Station occasionally transmits extra messages, resulting in data counts over 100%. Water Temperature failed 2/28/08.
SPGF1* (SU) Settlement Point, Gbi26.70N 78.98W100100100NN100NSHumidity data failed 06/11/17.
SRST2* (MA) Sabine Pass, Tx29.68N 94.03W100100100NN100NSHumidity data failed 03/25/18.
STDM4* (SU) Stannard Rock, Mi47.18N 87.22W100100100NN93N93
TPLM2* (MA) Thomas Point, Md38.88N 76.43W100100100NN100100100
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.

NDBC C-MAN STATION LEGEND:

Payload Types

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

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.