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NDBC DATA PLATFORM STATUS REPORT

February 20,2017 - February 27,2017

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*2.3D04 (SC) East Hatteras34.45N 72.60WSSSSSSSSBuoy adrift 4/5/16. Buoy data failed 4/9/16
41002*3D50 (AR) South Hatteras31.75N 74.83W100100100100100100100SDewpoint data failed 1/17/17
41004*3D58 (AR) Edisto32.50N 79.08W9999999999999998
41008*3D36 (AM) Grays Reef31.40N 80.87W9999999898999999
41009*3D86 (AM) Canaveral28.47N 80.20WSSSSSSSSBuoy data failed 10/7/16.
41010*3D26 (AR) Canaveral East29.12N 77.43WRRRRRRRRBuoy recovered 8/20/16
41013*2.3D01 (SC) Frying Pan Shoals, Nc (buoy)33.43N 77.73W10010010010010010099100
41025*3DV09 (AR) Diamond Shoals35.00N 75.40W9999999999999999
41040*3D56 (AR) North Equatorial One14.50N 53.02W9999999999999999
41041*3D72 (AM) North Equatorial Two14.32N 46.07W9999999999999999
41043*2.3D08 (SC) Ne Puerto Rico21.12N 64.85W9999999999999899
41044*3DV49 (SC) Ne St Martin21.57N 58.62W10010010010010010098100
41046*2.3D07 (SC) East Bahamas22.15N 71.92W7979798080797779Buoy Adrift 11/29/16. Data flow stopped 2/23/17 then restarted 2/25/17 as buoy moved within 10NM of land for a short time.
41047*3DV42 (SC) N.e. Bahamas27.52N 71.48W100100100999910098100
41048*3DV02 (AR) West Bermuda31.85N 69.58W100100100100100100100100
41049*3DV31 (AR) South Bermuda27.53N 62.93W100100100100100100100100
42001*3D30 (AR) Mid Gulf25.88N 89.67W100100100100100100100100
42002*3D74 (AR) West Gulf26.08N 93.75W100100100100100100100100
42003*3D20 (AR) East Gulf26.00N 85.63W9999999999999999
42012*3DV11 (AR) Orange Beach, Al30.05N 87.55W99999999999999SDewpoint data failed 12/21/14
42019*3DV14 (AR) Freeport, Tx27.90N 95.35W10010010010010010010099
42020*3DV26 (AR) Corpus Christi, Tx26.97N 96.68W100100100100100100S99Water temperature data failed 1/9/17
42035*3DV17 (AR) Galveston, Tx29.22N 94.40W10010010010010010010099
42036*3D37 (AR) West Tampa28.50N 84.52W100100100100100100100100
42039*3D55 (AM) Pensacola28.73N 86.00W100S100100100100100100Wind Direction data failed 8/30/16
42040*2.4D05 (SC) Luke Offshore Test Platform28.97N 89.05WRRRRRRRRBuoy recovered 1/11/17
42055*3D49 (AR) Bay Of Campeche22.12N 93.95W100100100100100100100100
42056*3DV46 (SC) Yucatan Basin19.92N 84.93W99991009999999899
42057*3D57 (AR) Western Caribbean19.67N 87.02WRRRRRRRRBuoy recovered 6/28/16.
42058*3DV27 (AR) Central Caribbean14.92N 74.92W99999999999999SDewpoint data failed 10/2/16
42059*3DV38 (SC) Eastern Caribbean Sea15.25N 67.50W10010010010010010097100
42060*2.3D10 (SC) Carribean Valley16.40N 63.18WSSSSSSSSBuoy data failed 7/15/16.
44005*3DV16 (AM) Gulf Of Maine43.20N 69.12WSS1001001001001002Wind data failed 2/6/17. Dewpoint data failed 2/20/17.
44007*3D29 (AM) Portland43.52N 70.13W9999999999999999
44008*3D13 (AR) Nantucket40.50N 69.23WSSSSSSSSBuoy data failed 10/10/16. Buoy adrift 10/21/16
44009*3DV10 (AM) Delaware Bay38.45N 74.70WSSSSSSSSBuoy data failed 7/22/16.
44011*3DV08 (AR) Georges Bank41.08N 66.62WSS100100100100100SWind data failed 1/20/16. Dewpoint data failed 6/24/16
44013*3DV22 (AR) Boston42.33N 70.65W100100100100100100100SDewpoint data failed 8/13/16
440143D42 (AR) Virginia Beach36.60N 74.83W99999999999999SDewpoint data failed 3/26/15
44017*3D65 (AM) Montauk Point40.68N 72.03W99S999999999999Wind direction data failed 2/17/17.
44018*3D59 (SM) Cape Cod41.62N 67.72WRRRRRRRRBuoy hull recovered 12/20/16.
44020*3D41 (AR) Nantucket Sound41.43N 70.18W9999999999999999
44025*3DV12 (AR) Long Island40.25N 73.15W99999999999999SDewpoint data failed 10/30/15
44027*3D54 (AM) Jonesport, Me44.28N 67.30W100S1001001008810088Wind direction data failed 1/02/17. Air temperature and dewpoint failed 2/26/17.
44065*3D25 (AR) New York Harbor Entrance40.37N 73.70W9999999999999999
44066*3D88 (AR) Texas Tower #423.90N 70.70WSS100100100S100SDewpoint data failed 6/9/16. Wind Data Failed 1/23/15. Air temperature data failed 2/11/17
45001*3D33 (AM) Mid Superior48.05N 87.78WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 11/04/16.
45002*3D46 (AM) North Michigan45.33N 86.40WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 11/07/16.
45003*3DV29 (AR) North Huron45.35N 82.83WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 11/15/16
45004*3DV04 (AR) East Superior47.58N 86.58WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 12/04/16
45005*2.4D06 (SC) West Erie41.67N 82.38WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 11/30/16
45006*3DV19 (AR) West Superior47.33N 89.78WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 11/17/16
45007*3DV20 (AM) South Michigan42.67N 87.02WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 12/05/16
45008*3DV13 (AM) South Huron44.28N 82.40WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 11/16/16
45012*3DV30 (SM) Lake Ontario43.62N 77.40WNNNNNNNNBuoy recovered for winter 12/23/16
46001*6N19 (AR) Western Gulf Of Alaska56.30N 147.92W99999999999999N
46002*3D51 (AM) West Oregon42.60N 130.48WSS100100100100100NWind data failed 7/19/16
46005*3D39 (AR) West Washington45.10N 130.40WSSSSSSSNBuoy hull adrift 12/31/16. No buoy data after 1/01/17.
46006*2.4D03 (SC) Southeast Papa40.77N 137.38W999999SS989398Wave Data failed 2/17/17.
46011*3D28 (AM) Santa Maria34.95N 121.02W100100100100100100100N
46012*3D69 (AR) Half Moon Bay37.35N 122.87W100100100100100100100N
46013*3DV39 (SC) Bodega Bay38.23N 123.30W100100100999910098100
46014*2.3D05 (SC) Pt Arena39.23N 123.97W100981009999100S100Dewpoint data failed 3/26/15
46015*3D02 (AR) Port Orford42.75N 124.82W1001001004949100100NWave data intermittently reporting bad values.
46022*3D80 (AR) Eel River40.72N 124.52W9999999999999999
46025*3DV40 (SC) Santa Monica Basin33.73N 119.05W10010010010010010098100
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*3D32 (AM) Columbia River Bar48.07N 125.17WRRRRRRRRHull 3D32 adrift 1/18/17. Dewpoint data failed 9/25/15. Buoy recovered to port 1/25/17.
46035*3DV18 (AR) Central Bering Sea57.02N 177.73W100100100100100100100N
46041*3D19 (AR) Cape Elizabeth47.33N 124.70W100100100100100100100N
46042*3D79 (AR) Monterey36.78N 122.45W99S9999999999NWind direction data failed 10/10/16.
46047*3D40 (AR) Tanner Bank32.38N 119.48W100100100100100100100N
46050*3D18 (AR) Stonewall Bank44.67N 124.50W100100100100100100100N
46053*2.3D11 (SC) East Santa Barb34.25N 119.85W99991009898SSSWater temperature failed 6/25/16. Air temperature and dewpoint data failed 06/06/16.
46054*3D89 (AR) West Santa Barb34.25N 120.47W100100100100100100100N
46059*2.3D02 (SC) West California38.05N 129.88W999899989899S82Dewpoint data resumed 2/21/7. Water Temperature data failed 12/12/16.
46060*3D76 (AM) West Orca Bay60.58N 146.80W1001001009999100100N
46061*3D47 (AR) Seal Rocks60.22N 146.83W9999S999999SNWater temperature failed 11/5/16. Pressure data failed 7/29/16.
46066*3D52 (AM) South Kodiak52.78N 155.03W99999999999999N
46069*3D44 (AM) South Santa Rosa Is33.67N 120.20W100100100100100100100N
46070*3DV33 (AM) Southwest Bering Sea55.07N 175.15E100100100100100100100100
46071*3D78 (AR) Western Aleutians51.12N 179.00ESS100100100100100NWind data failed 12/16/16
46072*3D82 (AM) Central Aleutians51.65N 172.05WSSSSSSSSBuoy data failed 12/18/16
46073*3D10 (AM) Southeast Bering Sea55.02N 172.00W44S10010010083SSAir temperature data resumed 2/21/17.Wind data failed 2/21/17. Dewpoint data failed 11/7/14. Water temperature data failed 2/4/17
46075*3D70 (AM) Shumagin Islands53.98N 160.82WSS100100100100100SDewpoint data failed 1/5/17. Wind data failed 11/27/16
46076*3DV36 (AM) Cape Cleare59.50N 147.98W100100100100100100100100
46077*6N52 (AR) Shelikof Strait57.88N 154.28WRRRRRRRRBuoy recovered 7/14/15.
46078*3D66 (AM) Albatross Bank55.53N 152.62WSS100100100100100100Wind Data failed 9/22/16
46080*6N41 (AR) Portlock Bank57.93N 149.95W5959595959595959Buoy data intermittent.
46081*6N35 (AR) Western Prince William Sound60.78N 148.25W9999999999999999Parity errors and truncations producing intermittent wave data.
46082*3DV35 (AM) Cape Suckling59.67N 143.38WSSSSSSSSBuoy data failed 2/28/16
46083*3DV34 (AM) Fairweather Ground58.30N 137.98W100S100100100100100100Wind data failed 1/29/17
46084*3D73 (AR) Cape Edgecumbe56.60N 136.10WSS10010010095100SWind data failed 12/3/16. Dewpoint data failed 2/11/17.
46085*6N39 (AR) Central Gulf Of Alaska55.87N 142.48W99999999999999SDewpoint data failed 3/9/16
46086*3D12 (AR) San Clemente Basin32.48N 118.03W100100100100100100100N
460873D77 (AR) Neah Bay, Wa48.48N 124.72W9999999999999999
460883D09 (AR) New Dungeness, Wa48.33N 123.15W9999999999999999
46089*3D85 (AM) Tillamook, Or45.88N 125.82WSSSSSSSSBuoy data failed 10/1/16
51000*3DV05 (AM) Northern Hawaii One23.53N 153.80W99999999999999N
51001*3DV47 (SC) Northwestern Hawaii One24.42N 162.10W100100100999910098100
51002*3DV50 (SC) Southwestern Hawaii17.03N 157.68W10010010010010010097100
51003*3D16 (AM) Western Hawaii19.28N 160.57W98989898989898N
51004*3D43 (AR) Southeastern Hawaii17.60N 152.38W100100100100100S100SAir temperature data failed 1/19/17. Dewpoint data failed 3/31/15
51101*3D61 (AR) Northwestern Hawaii Two24.32N 162.22W99999999999999N
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 151.95W100100100NN100N100
AUGA2* (MA) Augustine Island, Ak59.37N 153.33W999999NN99N99
BLIA2* (SU) Bligh Reef Light, Ak60.83N 146.88W999999NN99NN
BURL1* (AR) Southwest Pass , La28.90N 89.42W100100100NN100N100
BUZM3* (MA) Buzzards Bay,ma41.38N 71.03W100100100NN100SSDewpoint data failed 3/11/14. water temperature data failed 9/11/10.
CDRF1* (MA) Cedar Key, Fl29.13N 83.02W100100100NN100N97
CLKN7* (MA) Cape Lookout, Nc34.62N 76.52W100100100NN100NSDewpoint data failed 9/9/16
DBLN6* (MA) Dunkirk, Ny42.48N 79.35W100100100NN97NN
DESW1* (MA) Destruction Island,wa47.67N 124.48W100100100NN100NN
DISW3* (SU) Devils Island, Wi47.07N 90.72W100100100NN100N100
DPIA1* (SU) Dauphin Island, Al30.23N 88.07W100100100NN100SSWater temperature data failed 10/23/09. Dewpoint data failed 10/25/15.
DRFA2* (MA) Drift River Terminal, Ak60.55N 152.13W919191NN91N91
FBIS1* (MA) Folly Island, Sc32.68N 79.88W100100100NN100N96
FFIA2* (SU) Five Fingers ,ak57.27N 133.62W999999NN99NN
FILA2* (AR) Flat Island Light59.32N 151.98W999999NN99N99
FWYF1* (MA) Fowey Rock, Fl25.58N 80.08W100100100NN100100N
IOSN3* (SU) Isle Of Shoals, Nh42.97N 70.62W100100100NN100N100
KTNF1* (MA) Keaton Beach, Fl29.82N 83.58W999999NN99NSDewpoint data failed 8/13/16
LONF1* (MA) Long Key, Fl24.83N 80.85W100100100NN100100100
MDRM1* (MA) Mt Desert Rock, Me43.97N 68.12WSS99NN99NSWind data failed 10/31/16. Dewpoint data failed 7/30/16
MISM1* (MA) Matinicus Rock, Me43.78N 68.85W100100100NN100N100
MLRF1* (MA) Molasses Reef, Fl25.00N 80.37W292927NN2926NParity errors and truncations producing intermittent buoy data.
MRKA2* (SU) Middle Rock Light, Ak61.07N 146.65W999999NN99NN
NWPO3* (MA) Newport, Or44.60N 124.07W999999NN99NSDewpoint data failed 9/27/16
PILA2* (MA) Pilot Rock, Ak59.73N 149.47W100100100NN100N100
PILM4* (MA) Passage Island, Mi48.22N 88.35W100100100NN100NN
PLSF1* (AR) Pulaski Shoals Light, Fl24.68N 82.77W999999NN99NN
POTA2* (SU) Potato Point, Ak61.05N 146.70W999999NN99NN
PTAC1* (MA) Point Arena, Ca38.95N 123.73WSSSNNSNNStation data failed 10/17/12
PTAT2* (MA) Port Aransas, Tx27.82N 97.05W100100100NN10010099
PTGC1* (MA) Point Arguello, Ca34.57N 120.63W100100100NN100NN
ROAM4* (MA) Rock Of Ages, Mi47.87N 89.30W100100100NN100SNWater temperature data failed 9/3/05
SANF1* (SM) Sand Key, Fl24.40N 81.87W828299NN99N99Station re-installed, data restored 8/24/17
SAUF1* (MA) St. Augustine, Fl29.85N 81.25W999999NN9999SDewpoint data failed 12/14/15
SBIO1* (MA) South Bass Island, Oh41.62N 82.83W100100100NN99NN
SGNW3* (SU) Sheboygan, Wi43.73N 87.68W999999NN99S99Water temperature data failed 1/16/15
SGOF1* (MA) Tyndall Afb Tower29.40N 84.85W999999NN99N96
SISW1* (MA) Smith Island, Wa48.32N 122.83W100100100NN100NN
SMKF1* (MA) Sombrero Key, Fl24.62N 81.10WSSSNNSSSStation data failed 8/10/15.
SPGF1*CMAN (SU) Settlement Point, Gbi26.70N 78.98W393939NN39N39Station reinstalled, data restored 2/24/17.
SRST2* (MA) Sabine Pass, Tx29.68N 94.03W100100100NN100N99
STDM4* (SU) Stannard Rock, Mi47.18N 87.22W999999NN99N99
TPLM2* (MA) Thomas Point, Md38.88N 76.43W9999SNN999999Pressure data failed 10/10/16.
TTIW1* (DA) Tatoosh Island, Wa48.38N 124.73WSS100NN100NNWind data failed 2/27/14
VENF1* (AR) Venice, Fl27.07N 82.45W100100100NN100100100
WPOW1* (MA) West Point, Wa47.65N 122.43W100100100NN100N100
Total Base Funded Stations:46


Total Stations:46

*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.