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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
(12:20 am CDT)
0520 GMT on 03/22/2019:
     

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): N ( 350 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 9.7 kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 13.6 kts
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 3.0 ft
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 6 sec
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 30.18 in
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 87.1 °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
032212:00 am N 9.7 15.5 3.0 6--30.18+0.03 87.3-----
032111:40 pmNNW 11.7 15.5 3.0 6--30.18- 87.4-----
032111:20 pm N 11.7 17.5 3.0 5--30.18- 87.4-----
032111:00 pm N 11.7 15.5 3.0 5--30.18+0.05 87.6-----
032110:40 pmNNW 13.6 17.5 3.0 5--30.18- 87.8-----
032110:20 pmNNW 11.7 15.5 3.0 5--30.18- 87.8-----
032110:00 pm N 11.7 15.5 3.0 5--30.17+0.06 88.0-----
0321 9:40 pmNNW 11.7 17.5 3.0 5--30.17- 88.2-----
0321 9:20 pmNNW 11.7 15.5 3.3 5--30.15- 88.3-----
0321 9:00 pmNNW 13.6 15.5 3.3 5--30.15+0.04 88.3-----
0321 8:40 pmNNW 11.7 17.5 3.6 5--30.14- 88.3-----
0321 8:20 pm N 11.7 13.6 3.6 5--30.14- 88.7-----
0321 8:00 pmNNW 11.7 15.5 3.6 5--30.13+0.01 88.7-----
0321 7:40 pmNNW 9.7 13.6 3.6 5--30.13- 88.7-----
0321 7:20 pm N 11.7 15.5 3.3 5--30.12- 88.9-----
0321 7:00 pm N 11.7 15.5 3.3 5--30.11-0.01 89.1-----
0321 6:40 pm N 11.7 15.5 3.6 5--30.11- 89.2-----
0321 6:00 pm N 11.7 15.5 3.6 5--30.11-0.04 89.4-----
0321 5:40 pm N 11.7 15.5 3.3 4--30.11- 89.6-----
0321 5:20 pm N 11.7 17.5 3.3 5--30.11- 89.8-----
0321 5:00 pm N 11.7 15.5 3.3 5--30.12-0.04 89.8-----
0321 4:40 pm N 13.6 17.5 3.3 5--30.11- 89.8-----
0321 4:20 pmNNW 13.6 17.5 3.3 4--30.12- 90.1-----
0321 4:00 pmNNW 13.6 19.4 3.3 4--30.12-0.06 90.0-----
0321 3:40 pmNNW 13.6 17.5 3.3 4--30.13- 90.0-----
0321 3:20 pmNNW 15.5 19.4 3.0 4--30.13- 90.1-----
0321 3:00 pm N 13.6 17.5 3.0 4--30.14-0.06 90.7-----
0321 2:40 pm N 15.5 19.4 3.3 7--30.15- 91.0-----
0321 2:20 pm N 13.6 17.5 3.3 7--30.15- 91.0-----
0321 2:00 pm N 11.7 15.5 3.3 7--30.16-0.04 91.0-----
0321 1:40 pm N 13.6 17.5 3.3 7--30.17- 91.0-----
0321 1:20 pm N 11.7 15.5 3.3 7--30.17- 91.0-----
0321 1:00 pm N 11.7 17.5 3.3 7--30.18- 91.0-----
032112:40 pm N 11.7 17.5 3.3 7--30.19- 91.0-----
032112:00 pm N 13.6 17.5 3.3 8--30.20+0.02 91.2-----
032111:40 am N 15.5 19.4 3.3 7--30.20- 91.0-----
032111:20 am N 13.6 17.5 3.3 7--30.20- 91.0-----
032111:00 am N 13.6 17.5 3.3 7--30.21+0.04 90.9-----
032110:40 am N 13.6 17.5 3.3 7--30.20- 90.5-----
032110:20 am- 13.6 17.5 3.3 7--30.20- 90.5-----
0321 9:40 am N 13.6 17.5 3.3 7--30.19- 90.0-----
0321 9:20 am N 13.6 21.4 3.6 7--30.19- 89.8-----
0321 9:00 am N 13.6 17.5 3.6 7--30.18+0.04 89.6-----
0321 8:20 am N 15.5 19.4 3.3 7--30.16- 89.2-----
0321 8:00 am N 13.6 19.4 3.3 7--30.17- 88.9-----
0321 7:40 am N 15.5 21.4 3.3 7--30.16- 88.7-----
0321 7:20 am N 13.6 17.5 3.3 7--30.15- 88.5-----
0321 7:00 am N 13.6 19.4 3.3 7--30.15+0.02 88.3-----
0321 6:40 am N 13.6 17.5 3.3 7--30.14- 88.3-----
0321 6:20 am N 13.6 17.5 3.0 7--30.14- 88.3-----
0321 6:00 am N 13.6 17.5 3.0 7--30.14+0.00 88.3-----
0321 5:40 am N 13.6 17.5 3.0 7--30.13- 88.2-----
0321 5:20 am N 11.7 17.5 3.3 7--30.13- 88.2-----
0321 4:40 am N 13.6 17.5 3.3 7--30.12- 88.3-----
0321 4:20 am N 15.5 19.4 3.3 7--30.12- 88.5-----
0321 4:00 am N 15.5 19.4 3.3 7--30.13-0.03 88.3-----
0321 3:40 am N 15.5 19.4 3.3 7--30.13- 88.5-----
0321 3:20 am N 13.6 21.4 3.0 7--30.13- 88.3-----
0321 3:00 am N 13.6 17.5 3.0 7--30.13-0.03 88.2-----
0321 2:40 am N 11.7 17.5 3.0 7--30.14- 88.2-----
0321 2:20 am N 11.7 17.5 3.3 7--30.14- 88.3-----
0321 2:00 am N 13.6 15.5 3.3 7--30.14-0.03 88.5-----
0321 1:40 am N 11.7 17.5 3.3 7--30.15- 88.5-----
0321 1:20 am N 11.7 15.5 3.3 7--30.15- 88.7-----
0321 1:00 am N 11.7 15.5 3.3 7--30.16+0.00 88.7-----
032112:40 am N 9.7 13.6 3.3 8--30.16- 88.9-----
032112:20 am N 9.7 11.7 3.3 8--30.17- 88.9-----
032112:00 am N 9.7 13.6 3.3 8--30.16+0.02 88.9-----

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:   
   12:20 am CDT   12:00 am CDT   11:40 pm CDT   11:20 pm CDT   11:00 pm CDT   10:40 pm CDT   10:20 pm CDT   10:00 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
105     230 0.31    220 0.23    230 0.29    220 0.39    220 0.37    210 0.27    220 0.27    220 0.33
171     250 0.25    250 0.33    260 0.23    230 0.23    190 0.12    270 0.12    250 0.17    220 0.16
236     270 0.23    260 0.23    270 0.17    270 0.08    250 0.16    280 0.17    300 0.16    290 0.14
302     270 0.21    250 0.10    270 0.08    320 0.04    250 0.06    300 0.14    310 0.12    270 0.10
367     190 0.12    180 0.12    180 0.10    170 0.10    230 0.12    270 0.10    290 0.08    260 0.08
433     180 0.19    160 0.23    160 0.31    170 0.21    170 0.16    140 0.17    160 0.12    180 0.19
499     200 0.27    180 0.35    180 0.33    190 0.31    190 0.31    190 0.25    190 0.23    190 0.25
564     220 0.27    220 0.25    220 0.25    200 0.23    210 0.25    220 0.19    220 0.25    220 0.29
630     210 0.14    210 0.17    220 0.14    190 0.10    230 0.17    230 0.17    230 0.21    230 0.16
696     180 0.10    170 0.16    160 0.10    190 0.10    190 0.17    220 0.14    210 0.16    240 0.10
761     170 0.17    170 0.23    160 0.19    170 0.16    180 0.23    170 0.12    190 0.16    190 0.10
827     160 0.21    170 0.27    160 0.17    160 0.19    190 0.23    170 0.19    180 0.17    150 0.19
892     210 0.12    180 0.23    180 0.14    200 0.19    190 0.17    180 0.19    200 0.12    180 0.16
958     170 0.08    150 0.17    100 0.08    130 0.08    160 0.14    200 0.14    160 0.10    170 0.04
1024     180 0.17    170 0.21    130 0.16    150 0.14    170 0.17    170 0.14    160 0.17    180 0.14
1089     180 0.17    180 0.21    150 0.10    160 0.14    160 0.17    160 0.17    130 0.10    160 0.08
1155     170 0.12    170 0.12    140 0.14    200 0.10    140 0.14    180 0.17    110 0.10    160 0.06
1220     170 0.10    150 0.12    150 0.16    180 0.08    160 0.12    160 0.16    140 0.08    120 0.10
1286     140 0.14    180 0.10    150 0.16    160 0.12    170 0.10    160 0.10    130 0.10    160 0.14
1352     130 0.12    150 0.19    140 0.14    160 0.10    160 0.10    130 0.08    140 0.08    140 0.12
1417     150 0.14    130 0.14    140 0.12    150 0.08    140 0.12    110 0.10    120 0.06    150 0.10
1483     140 0.17    140 0.17    130 0.10    160 0.12    140 0.12    150 0.14    140 0.12    130 0.08
1549     140 0.12    150 0.17    170 0.12    170 0.12    130 0.14    130 0.12    140 0.16    130 0.08
1614     130 0.17    140 0.25    160 0.14    140 0.17    140 0.17    130 0.17    140 0.12    150 0.10
1680     140 0.21    140 0.27    130 0.17    140 0.21    150 0.19    120 0.19    140 0.16    130 0.16
1745     150 0.16    140 0.17    150 0.14    150 0.17    150 0.19    140 0.19    140 0.14    140 0.14
1811     150 0.17    150 0.21    160 0.14    160 0.19    160 0.17    150 0.16    170 0.16    150 0.17
1877     160 0.25    170 0.25    160 0.23    160 0.25    170 0.19    160 0.17    170 0.19    170 0.23
1942     160 0.19    160 0.25    170 0.19    150 0.17    160 0.21    150 0.16    160 0.17    160 0.16
2008     160 0.19    150 0.25    170 0.25    150 0.17    150 0.17    160 0.17    160 0.19    170 0.16
2073     140 0.14    160 0.23    160 0.14    150 0.19    150 0.17    170 0.10    150 0.17    150 0.16
2139     140 0.23    140 0.23    140 0.16    130 0.25    150 0.17    140 0.17    140 0.17    150 0.17
2205     150 0.29    160 0.29    140 0.27    140 0.23    140 0.23    130 0.25    130 0.19    160 0.21
2270     140 0.25    140 0.25    150 0.29    140 0.31    140 0.23    130 0.25    130 0.21    130 0.29
2336     140 0.21    140 0.31    140 0.23    150 0.23    140 0.17    120 0.17    150 0.19    140 0.17

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

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