Station 42084 - Southwest Pass Entrance W, LA (256) Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 42084


Conditions at 42084 as of
(11:30 am CDT)
1630 GMT on 05/25/2024:
     

Click on the graph icon in the table below to see a time series plot of the last five days of that observation.

5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 3.0 ft
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 7 sec
5-day plot - Average Wave Period Average Period (APD): 4.3 sec
5-day plot - Mean Wave Direction Mean Wave Direction (MWD):SSW ( 196 deg true )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 81.7 °F
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 82.9 °F
Previous observations
TIME
(CDT)
5-day plot - Wind Direction
WDIR
 
5-day plot - Wind Speed
WSPD
kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust
GST
kts
5-day plot - Wave Height
WVHT
ft
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period
DPD
sec
5-day plot - Average Wave Period
APD
sec
5-day plot - Mean Wave Direction
MWD
 
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure
PRES
in
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency
PTDY
in
5-day plot - Air Temperature
ATMP
°F
5-day plot - Water Temperature
WTMP
°F
5-day plot - Dew Point
DEWP
°F
5-day plot - Salinity
SAL
psu
5-day plot - Visibility
VIS
nmi
5-day plot - Tide (above MLLW)
TIDE
ft
2024-05-25 11:00 am--- 2.6 74.0 S-- 81.7 82.9----
2024-05-25 10:30 am--- 2.6 74.0SSW-- 81.7 82.4----
2024-05-25 10:00 am--- 2.6 64.2SSW-- 81.7 82.2----
2024-05-25 09:30 am--- 2.6 64.2SSW-- 81.5 81.9----
2024-05-25 09:00 am--- 2.3 74.0SSW-- 81.7 82.0----
2024-05-25 08:30 am--- 2.3 64.1 S-- 81.5 81.9----
2024-05-25 08:00 am--- 2.3 63.9 S-- 80.6 81.5----
2024-05-25 07:30 am--- 2.6 63.9SSW-- 80.8 81.5----
2024-05-25 07:00 am--- 2.6 63.7 S-- 80.2 81.5----
2024-05-25 06:30 am--- 2.6 63.6 S-- 80.1 81.7----
2024-05-25 06:00 am--- 2.6 63.6SSW-- 80.1 81.7----
2024-05-25 05:30 am--- 2.6 63.6 S-- 80.2 81.7----
2024-05-25 05:00 am--- 2.6 63.5 S-- 80.2 81.7----
2024-05-25 04:30 am--- 2.6 63.7 S-- 80.2 81.7----
2024-05-25 04:00 am--- 2.6 63.8 S-- 80.2 81.5----
2024-05-25 03:30 am--- 2.3 63.7 S-- 80.2 81.7----
2024-05-25 03:00 am--- 2.3 63.8 S-- 80.4 81.5----
2024-05-25 02:30 am--- 2.6 63.9 S-- 80.4 81.5----
2024-05-25 02:00 am--- 2.3 63.5 S-- 80.4 81.5----
2024-05-25 01:30 am--- 2.3 63.8 S-- 80.6 81.5----
2024-05-25 01:00 am--- 2.3 63.7 S-- 80.6 81.5----
2024-05-25 12:30 am--- 2.3 63.7 S-- 80.6 81.5----
2024-05-25 12:00 am--- 2.3 63.8 S-- 80.4 81.5----
2024-05-24 11:30 pm--- 2.3 63.7 S-- 80.4 81.5----
2024-05-24 11:00 pm--- 2.3 63.7 S-- 80.4 81.3----
2024-05-24 10:30 pm--- 2.0 63.6 S-- 80.6 81.5----
2024-05-24 10:00 pm--- 2.3 63.8 S-- 80.4 81.5----
2024-05-24 09:30 pm--- 2.0 63.7 S-- 80.4 81.3----
2024-05-24 09:00 pm--- 2.0 63.7SSW-- 80.2 81.3----
2024-05-24 08:30 pm--- 2.3 64.0 S-- 80.2 81.1----
2024-05-24 08:00 pm--- 2.0 63.7 S-- 80.2 81.1----
2024-05-24 07:30 pm--- 2.3 63.8 S-- 80.4 81.1----
2024-05-24 07:00 pm--- 2.3 63.8 S-- 81.9 81.1----
2024-05-24 06:30 pm--- 2.3 63.7 S-- 81.9 81.1----
2024-05-24 06:00 pm--- 2.0 63.7SSE-- 82.0 81.0----
2024-05-24 05:30 pm--- 2.0 63.8SSW-- 82.2 81.0----
2024-05-24 05:00 pm--- 2.0 63.8 S-- 82.2 81.0----
2024-05-24 04:30 pm--- 2.0 53.7SSE-- 82.2 81.0----
2024-05-24 04:00 pm--- 2.0 63.6 S-- 82.2 81.0----
2024-05-24 03:30 pm--- 2.0 63.5 S-- 82.0 81.0----
2024-05-24 03:00 pm--- 2.3 53.6 S-- 81.9 81.3----
2024-05-24 02:30 pm--- 2.3 63.5 S-- 81.7 81.3----
2024-05-24 02:00 pm--- 2.3 53.3 S-- 81.5 81.7----
2024-05-24 01:30 pm--- 2.6 53.3 S-- 81.1 81.5----
2024-05-24 01:00 pm--- 2.6 53.3 S-- 81.1 81.5----
2024-05-24 12:30 pm--- 2.6 53.4 S-- 81.1 81.3----
2024-05-24 12:00 pm--- 2.6 53.2 S-- 81.3 81.5----

Detailed Wave Summary
for 42084 as of (11:30 am CDT)
1630 GMT on 05/25/2024:

These wave data are displayed in rounded times.

     

Click on the graph icon in the table below to see a time series plot of the last five days of that observation.

5-day plot - Significant Wave Height Significant Wave Height (WVHT): 2.6 ft
5-day plot - Swell Height Swell Height (SwH): 0.0 ft
5-day plot - Swell Period Swell Period (SwP): 10.0 sec
5-day plot - Swell Direction Swell Direction (SwD):ESE
5-day plot - Wind Wave Height Wind Wave Height (WWH): 2.6 ft
5-day plot - Wind Wave Period Wind Wave Period (WWP): 7.4 sec
5-day plot - Wind Wave Direction Wind Wave Direction (WWD):SSW
5-day plot - Wave Steepness Wave Steepness (STEEPNESS): AVERAGE
5-day plot - Average Wave Period Average Wave Period (APD): 4.3 sec
Previous observations
TIME
(CDT)
5-day plot - Wave Height
WVHT
ft
5-day plot - Swell Height
SwH
ft
5-day plot - Swell Period
SwP
sec
5-day plot - Swell Direction
SwD
 
5-day plot - Wind Wave Height
WWH
ft
5-day plot - Wind Wave Period
WWP
sec
5-day plot - Wind Wave Direction
WWD
 
5-day plot - Wave Steepness
STEEPNESS
 
5-day plot - Average Wave Period
APD
sec
2024-05-25 11:00 am 2.6 0.0 10.0WSW 2.6 6.7 S N/A 4.0
2024-05-25 10:30 am 2.6 0.0 10.0 S 2.6 6.9 SSW N/A 4.0
2024-05-25 10:00 am 2.6 0.0 10.0 SW 2.6 5.6 SSW N/A 4.2
2024-05-25 09:30 am 2.6 0.0 10.0 NW 2.6 5.9 SSW N/A 4.2
2024-05-25 09:00 am 2.3 0.0 10.0SSE 2.3 6.7 SSW N/A 4.0
2024-05-25 08:30 am 2.3 0.0 10.0SSW 2.3 6.5 S N/A 4.1
2024-05-25 08:00 am 2.3 0.0 10.0SSW 2.3 6.5 S N/A 3.9
2024-05-25 07:30 am 2.6 0.0 10.0SSE 2.6 6.5 SSW N/A 3.9
2024-05-25 07:00 am 2.6 0.0 10.0SSW 2.6 5.7 S N/A 3.7
2024-05-25 06:30 am 2.6 0.0 10.0SSE 2.6 6.1 S N/A 3.6
2024-05-25 06:00 am 2.6 0.0 10.0 E 2.6 5.7 SSW N/A 3.6
2024-05-25 05:30 am 2.6 0.0 10.0 SW 2.6 5.9 S N/A 3.6
2024-05-25 05:00 am 2.6 0.0 10.0 S 2.6 6.2 S N/A 3.5
2024-05-25 04:30 am 2.6 0.0 10.0SSE 2.6 5.9 S N/A 3.7
2024-05-25 04:00 am 2.6 0.0 10.0 SW 2.6 5.9 S N/A 3.8
2024-05-25 03:30 am 2.3 0.0 10.0 S 2.3 5.7 S N/A 3.7
2024-05-25 03:00 am 2.3 0.0 10.0 S 2.3 6.2 S N/A 3.8
2024-05-25 02:30 am 2.6 0.0 10.0SSE 2.6 5.6 S N/A 3.9
2024-05-25 02:00 am 2.3 0.0 10.0SSE 2.3 5.9 S N/A 3.5
2024-05-25 01:30 am 2.3 0.0 10.0 SE 2.3 6.1 S N/A 3.8
2024-05-25 01:00 am 2.3 0.0 10.0 S 2.3 6.2 S N/A 3.7
2024-05-25 12:30 am 2.3 0.0 10.0SSW 2.3 6.2 S N/A 3.7
2024-05-25 12:00 am 2.3 0.0 10.0SSW 2.3 6.5 S N/A 3.8
2024-05-24 11:30 pm 2.3 0.0 10.0 S 2.3 6.2 S N/A 3.7
2024-05-24 11:00 pm 2.3 0.0 10.0 S 2.3 6.5 S N/A 3.7
2024-05-24 10:30 pm 2.0 0.0 10.0 S 2.0 6.2 S N/A 3.6
2024-05-24 10:00 pm 2.3 0.0 10.0 S 2.3 6.1 S N/A 3.8
2024-05-24 09:30 pm 2.0 0.0 10.0 S 2.0 5.9 S N/A 3.7
2024-05-24 09:00 pm 2.0 0.0 10.0 S 2.0 5.9 SSW N/A 3.7
2024-05-24 08:30 pm 2.3 0.0 10.0 S 2.3 6.1 S N/A 4.0
2024-05-24 08:00 pm 2.0 0.0 10.0 S 2.0 6.2 S N/A 3.7
2024-05-24 07:30 pm 2.3 0.0 10.0 S 2.3 5.9 S N/A 3.8
2024-05-24 07:00 pm 2.3 0.0 10.0SSE 2.3 5.7 S N/A 3.8
2024-05-24 06:30 pm 2.3 0.0 10.0SSE 2.0 5.6 S N/A 3.7
2024-05-24 06:00 pm 2.0 0.0 10.0 SE 2.0 5.6 SSE N/A 3.7
2024-05-24 05:30 pm 2.0 0.0 10.0 S 2.0 5.6 SSW N/A 3.8
2024-05-24 05:00 pm 2.0 0.0 10.0 SE 2.0 5.9 S N/A 3.8
2024-05-24 04:30 pm 2.0 0.0 10.0 S 2.0 5.4 SSE N/A 3.7
2024-05-24 04:00 pm 2.0 0.0 10.0 SE 2.0 5.9 S N/A 3.6
2024-05-24 03:30 pm 2.0 0.0 10.0 E 2.0 5.6 S N/A 3.5
2024-05-24 03:00 pm 2.3 0.0 10.0SSE 2.3 5.3 S N/A 3.6
2024-05-24 02:30 pm 2.3 0.0 10.0WSW 2.3 5.6 S N/A 3.5
2024-05-24 02:00 pm 2.3 0.0 10.0SSW 2.3 5.1 S N/A 3.3
2024-05-24 01:30 pm 2.6 0.0 10.0 SE 2.6 5.1 S N/A 3.3
2024-05-24 01:00 pm 2.6 0.0 10.0SSW 2.6 5.3 S N/A 3.3
2024-05-24 12:30 pm 2.6 0.0 10.0SSE 2.6 5.0 S STEEP 3.4
2024-05-24 12:00 pm 2.6 0.0 10.0SSW 2.6 4.9 S N/A 3.2

Plot of wave energy versus frequency (and period)


Disclaimer: Ocean current directions are reported to the nearest 10 degrees and speeds are measured to the nearest whole centimeter per second.

Ocean Current Data for 42084

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
11:30 am CDT11:00 am CDT10:00 am CDT 9:30 am CDT 8:30 am CDT
Depth
ft
Dir
°
Speed
kts
Dir
°
Speed
kts
Dir
°
Speed
kts
Dir
°
Speed
kts
Dir
°
Speed
kts
3 0 0.76 10 0.84 0 0.91360 0.85 0 1.03

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 42084

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