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Station 46224 - Oceanside Offshore, CA (045) Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 46224


Conditions at 46224 as of
(9:56 pm PST on 02/20/2024)
0556 GMT on 02/21/2024:
     

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): 6.2 ft
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 14 sec
5-day plot - Average Wave Period Average Period (APD):10.6 sec
5-day plot - Mean Wave Direction Mean Wave Direction (MWD):WSW ( 249 deg true )
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 59.5 °F
Previous observations
TIME
(PST)
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
2024-02-20 09:26 pm--- 6.2 1310.3WSW--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 08:56 pm--- 6.6 1410.8WSW--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 08:26 pm--- 6.2 1410.5WSW--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 07:56 pm--- 6.2 1410.6 W--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 07:26 pm--- 6.6 1411.1WSW--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 06:56 pm--- 6.2 1310.6 W--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 06:26 pm--- 6.6 1511.2 W--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 05:56 pm--- 5.9 1410.2 W--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 05:26 pm--- 5.9 1410.3WSW--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 04:56 pm--- 6.2 149.7 W--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 04:26 pm--- 6.6 1510.0WSW--- 59.7----
2024-02-20 03:56 pm--- 6.9 1510.5 W--- 59.7----
2024-02-20 02:56 pm--- 6.9 1310.0 W--- 59.7----
2024-02-20 02:26 pm--- 6.6 149.9 W--- 59.7----
2024-02-20 01:56 pm--- 7.2 1410.1WSW--- 59.7----
2024-02-20 01:26 pm--- 6.9 159.8 W--- 59.7----
2024-02-20 12:56 pm--- 7.9 1510.3 W--- 59.7----
2024-02-20 12:26 pm--- 7.2 1510.0WSW--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 11:56 am--- 7.2 159.9 W--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 11:26 am--- 7.2 149.7 W--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 10:56 am--- 7.5 1510.3 W--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 10:26 am--- 7.9 1510.1WSW--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 09:56 am--- 7.5 1310.4 W--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 09:26 am--- 7.9 1510.2 W--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 08:56 am--- 7.9 1710.5WSW--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 08:26 am--- 8.2 1510.8WSW--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 07:56 am--- 8.2 1310.7 W--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 07:26 am--- 8.5 1510.7 W--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 06:56 am--- 8.9 1511.2 W--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 06:26 am--- 8.9 1511.2 W--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 05:56 am--- 9.8 1511.7 W--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 05:26 am--- 9.5 1511.4 W--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 04:56 am--- 9.2 1511.7WSW--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 04:26 am--- 9.5 1511.6 W--- 59.5----
2024-02-20 03:56 am--- 9.2 1511.8WSW--- 59.7----
2024-02-20 03:26 am--- 8.5 1411.1 W--- 59.7----
2024-02-20 02:56 am--- 9.8 1712.5 W--- 59.7----
2024-02-20 02:26 am--- 9.5 1712.4 W--- 59.7----
2024-02-20 01:56 am--- 8.2 1711.6 W--- 59.7----
2024-02-20 01:26 am--- 9.2 1512.0 W--- 59.7----
2024-02-20 12:56 am--- 9.2 1512.2WSW--- 59.7----
2024-02-20 12:26 am--- 8.9 1512.6 W--- 59.7----
2024-02-19 11:56 pm--- 8.9 1512.2WSW--- 59.7----
2024-02-19 11:26 pm--- 6.9 1510.7WSW--- 59.7----
2024-02-19 10:56 pm--- 7.9 1511.5 W--- 59.7----
2024-02-19 10:26 pm--- 7.9 1711.8 W--- 59.9----
2024-02-19 09:56 pm--- 8.5 1511.8WSW--- 59.9----

Detailed Wave Summary
for 46224 as of
(9:56 pm PST on 02/20/2024)
0556 GMT on 02/21/2024:

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): 6.2 ft
5-day plot - Swell Height Swell Height (SwH): 5.2 ft
5-day plot - Swell Period Swell Period (SwP): 14.3 sec
5-day plot - Swell Direction Swell Direction (SwD):WSW
5-day plot - Wind Wave Height Wind Wave Height (WWH): 3.0 ft
5-day plot - Wind Wave Period Wind Wave Period (WWP): 9.1 sec
5-day plot - Wind Wave Direction Wind Wave Direction (WWD): W
5-day plot - Wave Steepness Wave Steepness (STEEPNESS): SWELL
5-day plot - Average Wave Period Average Wave Period (APD): 10.6 sec
Previous observations
TIME
(PST)
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
2024-02-20 09:26 pm 6.2 5.2 13.3WSW 3.3 9.9 W SWELL 10.3
2024-02-20 08:56 pm 6.6 5.9 14.3WSW 3.3 9.9 W SWELL 10.8
2024-02-20 08:26 pm 6.2 5.6 14.3WSW 3.0 9.9 W SWELL 10.5
2024-02-20 07:56 pm 6.2 5.2 14.3 W 3.3 9.9 W SWELL 10.6
2024-02-20 07:26 pm 6.6 5.9 14.3WSW 3.0 9.9 WSW SWELL 11.1
2024-02-20 06:56 pm 6.2 5.6 12.5 W 3.0 9.9 WSW SWELL 10.6
2024-02-20 06:26 pm 6.6 5.9 15.4 W 3.0 9.9 W SWELL 11.2
2024-02-20 05:56 pm 5.9 4.9 14.3 W 3.0 9.9 W SWELL 10.2
2024-02-20 05:26 pm 5.9 5.2 14.3WSW 3.0 9.9 W SWELL 10.3
2024-02-20 04:56 pm 6.2 5.2 14.3 W 3.3 9.9 W SWELL 9.7
2024-02-20 04:26 pm 6.6 5.6 15.4WSW 3.6 9.9 W SWELL 10.0
2024-02-20 03:56 pm 6.9 5.9 15.4 W 3.6 9.9 W SWELL 10.5
2024-02-20 03:26 pm 6.9 5.9 14.3WSW 3.3 9.1 W SWELL 10.4
2024-02-20 02:56 pm 6.9 6.2 13.3 W 3.6 9.9 W SWELL 10.0
2024-02-20 02:26 pm 6.6 5.6 14.3 W 3.6 8.3 W SWELL 9.9
2024-02-20 01:56 pm 7.2 6.2 14.3WSW 3.9 9.9 W SWELL 10.1
2024-02-20 01:26 pm 6.9 5.9 15.4 W 3.9 9.9 W SWELL 9.8
2024-02-20 12:56 pm 7.9 6.9 15.4 W 3.9 9.9 W SWELL 10.3
2024-02-20 12:26 pm 7.2 6.2 15.4WSW 3.6 9.9 W SWELL 10.0
2024-02-20 11:56 am 7.2 6.2 15.4 W 3.6 9.1 W SWELL 9.9
2024-02-20 11:26 am 7.2 5.9 14.3 W 3.9 9.9 W SWELL 9.7
2024-02-20 10:56 am 7.5 6.6 15.4 W 3.6 9.9 W SWELL 10.3
2024-02-20 10:26 am 7.9 6.6 15.4WSW 3.9 9.9 W SWELL 10.1
2024-02-20 09:56 am 7.5 6.9 13.3 W 3.6 9.9 W SWELL 10.4
2024-02-20 09:26 am 7.9 6.9 15.4 W 3.6 9.9 W SWELL 10.2
2024-02-20 08:56 am 7.9 6.9 16.7WSW 3.9 9.9 W SWELL 10.5
2024-02-20 08:26 am 8.2 7.2 15.4WSW 3.6 9.9 W SWELL 10.8
2024-02-20 07:56 am 8.2 7.5 13.3 W 3.6 9.9 W SWELL 10.7
2024-02-20 07:26 am 8.5 7.5 15.4 W 4.3 9.9 W SWELL 10.7
2024-02-20 06:56 am 8.9 8.2 15.4 W 3.6 9.1 W SWELL 11.2
2024-02-20 06:26 am 8.9 7.9 15.4 W 3.9 9.9 W SWELL 11.2
2024-02-20 05:56 am 9.8 8.9 15.4 W 4.3 9.9 W SWELL 11.7
2024-02-20 05:26 am 9.5 8.5 15.4 W 3.9 9.9 W SWELL 11.4
2024-02-20 04:56 am 9.2 8.5 15.4WSW 3.6 9.9 W SWELL 11.7
2024-02-20 04:26 am 9.5 8.5 15.4 W 3.9 9.9 W SWELL 11.6
2024-02-20 03:56 am 9.2 8.5 15.4WSW 3.3 9.9 W SWELL 11.8
2024-02-20 03:26 am 8.5 7.9 14.3 W 3.3 9.9 W SWELL 11.1
2024-02-20 02:56 am 9.8 9.2 16.7 W 3.3 9.1 W SWELL 12.5
2024-02-20 02:26 am 9.5 9.2 16.7 W 3.3 9.9 W SWELL 12.4
2024-02-20 01:56 am 8.2 7.5 16.7 W 3.3 9.9 W SWELL 11.6
2024-02-20 01:26 am 9.2 8.5 15.4 W 3.3 8.3 WSW SWELL 12.0
2024-02-20 12:56 am 9.2 8.9 15.4WSW 3.3 9.1 W SWELL 12.2
2024-02-20 12:26 am 8.9 8.5 15.4 W 3.0 9.9 W SWELL 12.6
2024-02-19 11:56 pm 8.5 8.2 15.4WSW 3.3 9.9 W SWELL 12.2
2024-02-19 11:26 pm 6.9 5.9 15.4WSW 3.0 9.9 W SWELL 10.7
2024-02-19 10:56 pm 7.9 7.2 15.4 W 3.3 9.9 W SWELL 11.5
2024-02-19 10:26 pm 7.9 7.2 16.7 W 3.3 9.9 W SWELL 11.8
2024-02-19 09:56 pm 8.2 7.9 15.4WSW 3.3 9.9 W SWELL 11.8

Plot of wave energy versus frequency (and period)