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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
(1:20 am CST)
0720 GMT on 11/15/2018:
     

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): N ( 350 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 21.4 kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 29.1 kts
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 7.9 ft
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 7 sec
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 30.24 in
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 61.9 °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
(CST)
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
1115 1:00 am N 19.4 27.2 7.9 7--30.24-0.03 61.7-----
111512:40 am N 21.4 27.2 7.9 7--30.24- 61.7-----
111512:20 am N 21.4 27.2 8.5 8--30.24- 62.1-----
111512:00 amNNW 19.4 27.2 8.5 8--30.25+0.00 62.2-----
111411:40 pmNNW 21.4 27.2 7.9 8--30.25- 62.6-----
111411:20 pmNNW 19.4 25.3 8.2 8--30.27- 62.6-----
111411:00 pm N 19.4 27.2 8.2 8--30.27+0.02 62.6-----
111410:40 pmNNW 19.4 29.1 8.9 8--30.26- 62.8-----
111410:20 pmNNW 19.4 25.3 8.5 8--30.26- 63.1-----
111410:00 pmNNW 21.4 29.1 8.5 8--30.27+0.04 63.1-----
1114 9:40 pmNNW 21.4 27.2 8.9 8--30.26- 63.1-----
1114 9:20 pmNNW 25.3 31.1 7.9 8--30.25- 63.3-----
1114 9:00 pmNNW 23.3 33.0 7.9 8--30.25+0.03 63.7-----
1114 8:40 pmNNW 23.3 31.1 9.8 8--30.25- 63.5-----
1114 8:20 pmNNW 21.4 31.1 9.8 8--30.24- 63.7-----
1114 8:00 pmNNW 21.4 31.1 9.8 8--30.24+0.05 64.2-----
1114 7:40 pmNNW 23.3 31.1 8.9 8--30.23- 63.9-----
1114 7:20 pmNNW 25.3 31.1 9.2 8--30.22- 63.9-----
1114 7:00 pmNNW 23.3 31.1 9.2 8--30.23+0.03 63.5-----
1114 6:40 pmNNW 23.3 35.0 9.5 8--30.23- 64.0-----
1114 6:20 pmNNW 23.3 31.1 9.5 8--30.23- 63.7-----
1114 6:00 pmNNW 23.3 31.1 9.5 8--30.22+0.03 63.1-----
1114 5:40 pmNNW 27.2 35.0 9.8 8--30.21- 63.5-----
1114 5:00 pmNNW 25.3 35.0 10.2 9--30.20-0.03 64.0-----
1114 4:40 pmNNW 25.3 33.0 8.9 8--30.20- 63.9-----
1114 4:20 pm NW 27.2 35.0 9.8 8--30.21- 63.9-----
1114 4:00 pmNNW 25.3 33.0 9.8 8--30.21-0.03 63.9-----
1114 3:40 pmNNW 25.3 35.0 9.8 8--30.19- 63.9-----
1114 3:20 pmNNW 25.3 31.1 8.5 8--30.19- 63.9-----
1114 3:00 pmNNW 27.2 35.0 8.5 8--30.19-0.09 64.0-----
1114 2:40 pmNNW 25.3 33.0 9.5 8--30.21- 63.1-----
1114 2:20 pm NW 27.2 36.9 8.9 8--30.21- 64.0-----
1114 2:00 pm NW 25.3 35.0 8.9 8--30.22-0.08 64.6-----
1114 1:40 pmNNW 23.3 33.0 8.9 8--30.22- 64.2-----
1114 1:20 pmNNW 25.3 35.0 10.2 8--30.22- 64.6-----
1114 1:00 pmNNW 25.3 31.1 10.2 8--30.23-0.06 63.7-----
111412:40 pmNNW 23.3 31.1 10.2 8--30.24- 64.2-----
111412:20 pmNNW 25.3 33.0 9.5 8--30.27- 63.9-----
111412:00 pmNNW 23.3 33.0 9.5 8--30.29+0.01 63.5-----
111411:40 amNNW 25.3 33.0 10.8 8--30.29- 63.7-----
111411:20 amNNW 25.3 35.0 9.8 9--30.29- 63.3-----
111411:00 amNNW 25.3 33.0 9.8 9--30.30+0.03 64.2-----
111410:40 amNNW 25.3 35.0 10.2 8--30.29- 64.6-----
111410:20 amNNW 25.3 35.0 9.8 9--30.28- 64.6-----
111410:00 amNNW 25.3 33.0 9.8 9--30.29+0.03 64.6-----
1114 9:40 amNNW 25.3 35.0 11.2 8--30.29- 64.2-----
1114 9:20 amNNW 25.3 33.0 10.5 8--30.28- 64.6-----
1114 9:00 amNNW 25.3 33.0 10.5 8--30.27- 63.9-----
1114 8:40 am NW 21.4 29.1 11.2 8--30.28- 63.9-----
1114 8:20 am NW 25.3 33.0 11.5 8--30.27- 63.9-----
1114 8:00 am NW 25.3 36.9 11.5 8--30.27+0.04 64.2-----
1114 7:40 am NW 27.2 35.0 11.5 9--30.27- 64.4-----
1114 7:20 amNNW 27.2 36.9 11.2 9--30.26- 63.7-----
1114 7:00 amNNW 27.2 36.9 11.2 9--30.27+0.05 64.2-----
1114 6:40 am NW 27.2 38.9 11.5 8--30.27- 64.4-----
1114 6:20 amNNW 27.2 38.9 11.2 8--30.25- 63.5-----
1114 5:40 amNNW 27.2 36.9 10.2 9--30.24- 62.6-----
1114 5:20 amNNW 27.2 33.0 11.5 9--30.24- 63.5-----
1114 5:00 amNNW 27.2 35.0 11.5 9--30.23+0.03 63.9-----
1114 4:40 am NW 29.1 38.9 10.5 9--30.23- 64.2-----
1114 4:20 am NW 27.2 35.0 10.8 9--30.22- 63.3-----
1114 4:00 am NW 27.2 33.0 10.8 9--30.22+0.01 64.6-----
1114 3:40 am NW 27.2 35.0 11.8 9--30.21- 64.6-----
1114 3:20 amNNW 27.2 35.0 10.2 9--30.21- 65.3-----
1114 3:00 amNNW 27.2 35.0 10.2 9--30.19-0.01 65.5-----
1114 2:40 amNNW 27.2 35.0 11.5 9--30.20- 64.6-----
1114 2:20 amNNW 25.3 33.0 10.8 8--30.20- 65.8-----
1114 2:00 amNNW 27.2 36.9 10.8 8--30.20-0.01 64.4-----
1114 1:40 amNNW 25.3 33.0 10.2 9--30.21- 65.5-----
1114 1:20 amNNW 25.3 33.0 10.8 9--30.21- 64.8-----
1114 1:00 amNNW 27.2 35.0 10.8 9--30.21-0.01 65.5-----

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:   
    1:20 am CST    1:00 am CST   12:40 am CST   12:20 am CST   12:00 am CST   11:40 pm CST   11:20 pm CST   11:00 pm CST
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     340 0.41    350 0.37    330 0.51    340 0.58    350 0.25    310 0.33    340 0.31    350 0.43
236     350 0.21    10 0.27    10 0.27    360 0.31    0 0.25    10 0.21    30 0.35    30 0.31
302     10 0.27    20 0.31    20 0.31    360 0.33    10 0.29    10 0.31    30 0.25    30 0.33
367     40 0.25    30 0.29    40 0.29    10 0.31    20 0.19    30 0.31    30 0.37    20 0.33
433     10 0.12    10 0.23    30 0.23    10 0.25    30 0.17    20 0.23    30 0.19    30 0.23
499     310 0.14    330 0.21    20 0.12    330 0.25    330 0.25    330 0.19    330 0.21   --
564     330 0.17    350 0.25    10 0.27    340 0.37    340 0.27    330 0.29    350 0.33    350 0.31
630     350 0.25    10 0.39    10 0.33    340 0.47    350 0.51    340 0.35    340 0.39    340 0.39
696     350 0.25    0 0.31    0 0.25    340 0.41    350 0.47    350 0.29    350 0.33    360 0.39
761     0 0.12    10 0.21    10 0.27    350 0.31    350 0.33    350 0.23    340 0.29    360 0.33
827     20 0.19    10 0.19    20 0.25    360 0.27    350 0.23    10 0.25    0 0.35    0 0.35
892     20 0.19    40 0.19    50 0.21    20 0.19    10 0.23    30 0.16    10 0.29    20 0.23
958     50 0.16    60 0.16    60 0.19    20 0.12    60 0.16    40 0.19    40 0.19    40 0.21
1024     70 0.06    40 0.08    80 0.17    30 0.08    70 0.12    70 0.10    30 0.14    50 0.14
1089     320 0.02    300 0.06    10 0.06    320 0.10    60 0.06    80 0.04    0 0.10    20 0.08
1155     20 0.08    50 0.08    20 0.10    300 0.12    340 0.10    340 0.08    340 0.16    360 0.08
1220     20 0.14    50 0.12    20 0.16    350 0.14    350 0.10    350 0.06    350 0.14    0 0.08
1286     350 0.10    0 0.10    10 0.12    320 0.08    330 0.10    0 0.06    350 0.12    330 0.14
1352     40 0.04    50 0.08    30 0.10    330 0.12    350 0.10    360 0.06    360 0.12    30 0.06
1417     40 0.10    40 0.14    60 0.08    320 0.12    10 0.12    40 0.06    0 0.14    30 0.04
1483     70 0.14    30 0.10    60 0.14    20 0.06    30 0.10    30 0.10    10 0.14    30 0.10
1549     80 0.12    40 0.14    60 0.17    20 0.10    40 0.08    50 0.08    30 0.14    40 0.10
1614     60 0.14    50 0.16    70 0.14    30 0.06    60 0.12    90 0.12    20 0.16    60 0.19
1680     80 0.10    70 0.12    50 0.10    50 0.10    60 0.10    60 0.10    60 0.12    80 0.10
1745     70 0.08    60 0.10    30 0.10    350 0.06    70 0.10    90 0.12    30 0.08    70 0.16
1811     70 0.14    80 0.08    90 0.08    330 0.04    70 0.12    100 0.12    60 0.17    70 0.14
1877     70 0.10    110 0.10    100 0.19    60 0.02    100 0.08    110 0.16    60 0.08    80 0.16
1942     120 0.14    100 0.10    90 0.16    140 0.04    120 0.10    130 0.16    90 0.16    90 0.19
2008     120 0.14    130 0.08    120 0.17    150 0.06    100 0.10    130 0.12    100 0.16    90 0.23
2073     160 0.10    120 0.04    120 0.19    190 0.06    140 0.08    130 0.19    90 0.10    100 0.19
2139     170 0.12    230 0.06    130 0.19    210 0.14    170 0.10    130 0.16    110 0.14    120 0.17
2205     180 0.08    200 0.10    140 0.14    220 0.19    180 0.14    140 0.14    150 0.06    140 0.16
2270     190 0.06    260 0.04    150 0.06    250 0.10    200 0.10    180 0.10    190 0.08    150 0.10
2336     260 0.08    260 0.06    220 0.04    270 0.10    250 0.10    170 0.00    160 0.02    140 0.08
2402     350 0.08    310 0.10    310 0.04    280 0.10    230 0.10    280 0.08    330 0.06    130 0.02
2467     0 0.10    350 0.10    20 0.06    310 0.16    280 0.08    300 0.10    280 0.06    30 0.06
2533     340 0.17    320 0.14    340 0.08    320 0.19    310 0.21    280 0.06    340 0.04    10 0.10
2598     10 0.06    290 0.16    20 0.16    300 0.14    330 0.19    290 0.16    0 0.10   --
2664     70 0.21   --   --    320 0.06   --   --   --    20 0.19

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

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