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Station 42395 - Shell Alcyone Buoy - C16522 - Walker Ridge 552 Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 42395

Station operated by Shell International E&P
Buoy
26.404 N 90.792 W (26°24'15" N 90°47'32" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 3 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 3 m above site elevation
Water depth: 2941.9 m

Anemometers are located at 3 meters above sea level but they are corrected to 10 meters by the owner.

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Conditions at 42395 as of
(7:40 pm CDT on 07/21/2018)
0040 GMT on 07/22/2018:
     

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 - Wind Direction Wind Direction (WDIR): SW ( 220 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 3.9 kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 5.8 kts
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 1.3 ft
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 5 sec
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 29.99 in
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 87.1 °F
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 84.9 °F
5-day plot - Wind Speed, Wind Gust and Atmospheric Pressure Combined plot of Wind Speed, Gust, and Air Pressure
Previous observations
5-day plot - Wind Direction 5-day plot - Wind Speed 5-day plot - Wind Gust 5-day plot - Wave Height 5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period 5-day plot - Average Period 5-day plot - Mean Wave Direction 5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure 5-day plot - Pressure Tendency 5-day plot - Air Temperature 5-day plot - Water Temperature 5-day plot - Dew Point 5-day plot - Salinity 5-day plot - Visibility 5-day plot - Tide (above MLLW)
MM DD TIME
(CDT)
WDIR WSPD
kts
GST
kts
WVHT
ft
DPD
sec
APD
sec
MWD PRES
in
PTDY
in
ATMP
°F
WTMP
°F
DEWP
°F
SAL
psu
VIS
nmi
TIDE
ft
0721 7:20 pmSSW 3.9 7.8 1.3 4--29.99- 87.6 84.9----
0721 7:00 pmSSW 3.9 5.8 1.3 4--29.99-0.03 87.8 84.9----
0721 6:40 pm SW 5.8 7.8 1.3 5--29.98- 87.6 84.9----
0721 6:00 pmSSW 3.9 5.8 1.0 5--29.99-0.04 88.3 84.9----
0721 5:40 pmWSW 3.9 5.8 1.3 5--30.00- 88.5 84.9----
0721 5:20 pmWSW 3.9 3.9 1.3 5--30.00- 88.5 84.9----
0721 5:00 pm W 1.9 5.8 1.3 5--30.01-0.04 88.7 84.9----
0721 4:40 pm W 3.9 7.8 1.3 5--30.01- 88.2 84.9----
0721 4:20 pmWNW 3.9 5.8 1.3 5--30.01- 88.3 84.9----
0721 4:00 pmWSW 3.9 5.8 1.3 5--30.02-0.02 87.6 84.9----
0721 3:40 pm W 3.9 7.8 1.0 4--30.02- 87.6 84.9----
0721 3:20 pmWSW 3.9 5.8 1.0 4--30.03- 87.6 84.9----
0721 3:00 pmWSW 5.8 7.8 1.0 4--30.03-0.03 87.4 84.9----
0721 2:40 pm W 3.9 5.8 1.3 4--30.03- 87.6 84.9----
0721 2:20 pm SW 3.9 5.8 1.0 4--30.04- 88.0 84.9----
0721 2:00 pm W 1.9 3.9 1.0 4--30.05-0.01 87.8 84.9----
0721 1:40 pm W 1.9 5.8 1.0 5--30.04- 87.3 84.9----
0721 1:20 pmSSW 3.9 5.8 1.0 4--30.04- 86.9 84.9----
0721 1:00 pmSSW 5.8 7.8 1.0 4--30.04-0.02 86.7 84.9----
072112:40 pmSSW 5.8 7.8 1.0 5--30.05- 87.1 84.9----
072112:20 pmSSW 5.8 7.8 1.0 4--30.05- 87.3 84.9----
072112:00 pmSSW 5.8 7.8 1.0 4--30.06+0.01 87.4 84.9----
072111:40 am SW 3.9 7.8 1.0 5--30.06- 87.4 84.9----
072111:20 am SW 3.9 5.8 1.3 4--30.06- 87.4 84.9----
072111:00 am SW 3.9 5.8 1.3 4--30.06+0.05 87.6 84.9----
072110:40 amSSW 3.9 5.8 1.3 4--30.07- 87.4 84.9----
072110:20 amSSW 3.9 5.8 1.0 4--30.07- 87.1 84.9----
072110:00 amSSW 3.9 5.8 1.0 4--30.06+0.07 87.1 84.9----
0721 9:40 amSSW 3.9 5.8 1.3 5--30.06- 86.7 84.9----
0721 9:20 amSSW 5.8 7.8 1.0 4--30.05- 86.5 84.9----
0721 9:00 amSSW 5.8 7.8 1.0 4--30.05+0.06 86.4 84.9----
0721 8:40 amSSW 5.8 5.8 1.0 4--30.04- 86.4 84.9----
0721 8:20 amSSW 3.9 5.8 1.3 4--30.03- 86.2 84.9----
0721 8:00 amSSW 5.8 7.8 1.3 4--30.02+0.03 85.8 84.9----
0721 7:40 am S 5.8 7.8 1.3 4--30.01- 85.6 84.9----
0721 7:20 amSSW 7.8 9.7 1.3 4--30.00- 85.5 84.9----
0721 7:00 amSSW 5.8 7.8 1.3 4--29.99+0.01 85.5 84.9----
0721 6:40 am S 5.8 7.8 1.3 4--29.99- 85.3 84.9----
0721 6:20 amSSW 3.9 5.8 1.3 4--29.99- 85.3 84.9----
0721 6:00 amSSW 3.9 5.8 1.3 4--29.99+0.01 85.3 84.9----
0721 5:40 amSSW 3.9 5.8 1.3 4--29.98- 85.5 84.9----
0721 5:20 amSSW 3.9 5.8 1.3 4--29.99- 85.3 84.9----
0721 5:00 amSSW 3.9 5.8 1.3 4--29.99+0.01 85.3 84.9----
0721 4:40 amSSW 5.8 5.8 1.3 4--29.99- 85.5 84.9----
0721 4:20 am SW 3.9 5.8 1.3 4--29.99- 85.5 84.9----
0721 4:00 amSSW 5.8 5.8 1.3 4--29.98-0.01 85.3 84.9----
0721 3:40 amSSW 5.8 7.8 1.3 4--29.98- 85.5 84.9----
0721 3:20 am S 5.8 9.7 1.0 4--29.98- 85.5 84.9----
0721 3:00 am S 7.8 9.7 1.0 4--29.98-0.02 85.5 84.9----
0721 2:40 am S 7.8 9.7 1.3 4--29.98- 85.5 84.9----
0721 2:20 amSSW 5.8 7.8 1.3 4--29.98- 85.5 84.9----
0721 2:00 am S 5.8 7.8 1.3 4--29.98-0.02 85.5 84.9----
0721 1:40 amSSW 3.9 5.8 1.0 4--29.99- 85.5 84.9----
0721 1:20 amSSW 3.9 5.8 1.0 4--29.99- 85.3 84.9----
0721 1:00 amSSW 5.8 5.8 1.0 4--29.99+0.00 85.3 84.9----
072112:40 amSSW 3.9 5.8 1.3 5--29.99- 85.3 84.9----
072112:20 am S 3.9 5.8 1.0 4--30.00- 85.3 84.9----
072112:00 am S 3.9 5.8 1.0 4--30.00+0.01 85.5 84.9----
072011:40 pmSSW 3.9 5.8 1.3 5--30.00- 85.3 84.9----
072011:20 pm S 3.9 3.9 1.3 5--30.00- 85.1 84.9----
072011:00 pm- 0.0 1.9 1.3 5--30.01+0.02 84.9 84.9----
072010:40 pm S 1.9 3.9 1.3 5--30.01- 85.1 84.9----
072010:20 pmSSE 1.9 3.9 1.3 4--30.00- 85.1 84.9----
072010:00 pmSSE 1.9 1.9 1.3 4--29.99+0.02 84.9 84.9----
0720 9:40 pm- 0.0 1.9 1.3 4--29.99- 84.6 84.9----
0720 9:20 pm- 0.0 1.9 1.3 4--29.99- 84.9 84.9----
0720 9:00 pm- 0.0 1.9 1.3 4--29.99+0.00 85.1 84.9----
0720 8:40 pmNNW 1.9 1.9 1.3 4--29.99- 85.1 84.9----
0720 8:20 pm NE 1.9 1.9 1.3 4--29.99- 85.5 84.9----
0720 8:00 pm- 0.0 1.9 1.3 4--29.98-0.01 86.4 84.9----

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

Ocean Current Data for 42395

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
    7:40 pm CDT    7:20 pm CDT    7:00 pm CDT    6:40 pm CDT    6:20 pm CDT    6:00 pm CDT    5:40 pm CDT    5:20 pm CDT
Depth
ft
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
171     210 0.35    210 0.25    230 0.29    230 0.33    220 0.31    230 0.31    220 0.29    220 0.35
236     220 0.27    210 0.25    220 0.31    220 0.23    200 0.35    210 0.31    210 0.31    220 0.35
302     240 0.33    210 0.27    210 0.27    220 0.27    220 0.35    210 0.31    210 0.33    210 0.33
367     230 0.33    210 0.29    210 0.29    210 0.33    190 0.35    200 0.35    190 0.35    210 0.33
433     210 0.41    190 0.39    190 0.39    200 0.39    180 0.35    190 0.39    180 0.39    190 0.37
499     200 0.39    190 0.37    200 0.35    200 0.41    190 0.37    190 0.37    200 0.43    210 0.37
564     200 0.39    210 0.39    210 0.35    200 0.41    200 0.39    200 0.39    200 0.45    200 0.43
630     220 0.33    220 0.31    210 0.35    220 0.39    220 0.37    210 0.41    210 0.43    210 0.41
696     220 0.31    220 0.33    210 0.37    220 0.43    210 0.35    210 0.47    200 0.41    210 0.39
761     220 0.31    220 0.35    230 0.37    220 0.41    210 0.35    210 0.39    200 0.33    210 0.49
827     240 0.23    230 0.19    240 0.33    250 0.37    240 0.51    240 0.39    230 0.51    250 0.72
892     230 0.16    230 0.16    230 0.21    250 0.29    250 0.31    250 0.33    240 0.45    260 0.54
958     200 0.19    200 0.16    190 0.19    210 0.21    200 0.21    190 0.23    190 0.27    230 0.23
1024     200 0.23    200 0.21    180 0.25    210 0.25    200 0.23    190 0.23    190 0.25    220 0.27
1089     200 0.29    190 0.21    200 0.27    210 0.25    180 0.25    190 0.21    190 0.29    190 0.25
1155     180 0.31    180 0.21    170 0.19    180 0.23    170 0.21    170 0.21    170 0.23    190 0.25
1220     180 0.21    190 0.21    180 0.21    190 0.21    180 0.21    190 0.21    190 0.16    200 0.25
1286     190 0.25    190 0.21    190 0.29    190 0.23    190 0.23    190 0.21    190 0.16    200 0.21
1352     200 0.23    180 0.21    190 0.27    190 0.21    180 0.19    190 0.21    180 0.21    190 0.19
1417     200 0.19    190 0.19    190 0.27    190 0.21    170 0.19    190 0.23    170 0.21    200 0.19
1483     200 0.23    180 0.21    190 0.19    180 0.21    160 0.19    180 0.27    170 0.17    200 0.17
1549     180 0.19    180 0.19    190 0.17    180 0.19    160 0.14    180 0.17    150 0.17    200 0.17
1614     180 0.17    190 0.16    190 0.16    190 0.16    160 0.17    190 0.17    150 0.14    180 0.17
1680     190 0.12    170 0.12    190 0.12    200 0.16    170 0.14    180 0.16    190 0.12    240 0.12
1745     180 0.16    180 0.21    180 0.12    190 0.16    140 0.10    170 0.14    170 0.14    210 0.12
1811     190 0.17    190 0.14    180 0.16    190 0.14    150 0.16    180 0.19    160 0.14    190 0.14
1877     190 0.17    210 0.16    180 0.12    210 0.17    170 0.14    180 0.16    190 0.16    190 0.10
1942     210 0.10    220 0.06    200 0.10    220 0.16    160 0.06    180 0.12    210 0.08    200 0.16
2008     200 0.12    230 0.08    220 0.12    210 0.14    140 0.06    170 0.10    160 0.04    200 0.08
2073     190 0.10    180 0.08    130 0.08    190 0.08    170 0.04    220 0.10    180 0.10    180 0.08
2139     180 0.10    170 0.08    140 0.10    190 0.06    150 0.06    160 0.10    180 0.12    170 0.04
2205     170 0.08    130 0.12    150 0.04    170 0.10    180 0.08    180 0.08    170 0.08    220 0.06
2270     190 0.10    170 0.14    230 0.04    200 0.04    180 0.08    180 0.08    210 0.08    250 0.04
2336     220 0.04    150 0.06    190 0.06    230 0.08    180 0.08    210 0.10    220 0.12    260 0.08
2402     220 0.04    280 0.06    230 0.06    200 0.08    200 0.04    160 0.02    250 0.06    270 0.04
2467     300 0.06    330 0.04    30 0.04    170 0.02    140 0.02    300 0.06    80 0.02    210 0.04
2533     20 0.02    40 0.08    60 0.08    40 0.08    350 0.04    350 0.04    350 0.06    140 0.04
2598     90 0.08    70 0.14    40 0.10    50 0.06    40 0.06    60 0.06    50 0.04    20 0.06
2664     320 0.02    350 0.08    80 0.10   --    340 0.06    100 0.04    330 0.04    340 0.06
2730     0 0.08   --   --   --   --    320 0.02    20 0.06    20 0.02
2795     50 0.10   --   --   --   --    310 0.06    60 0.04   --
2861     80 0.06   --   --   --   --   --    80 0.21   --

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 42395

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