Station 44013 (LLNR 420) - BOSTON 16 NM East of Boston, MA
Boston Approach Lighted Buoy BF NOAA 44013
Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center
2.1-meter ionomer foam buoy
42.346 N 70.651 W (42°20'44" N 70°39'4" W)
Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 2.8 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 3.2 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: 1.8 m above mean sea level
Sea temp depth: 1.1 m below water line
Water depth: 64.6 m
Watch circle radius: 122 yards
For area forecasts and warnings, select: Boston WFO
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Photos are generally taken hourly during daylight operations.
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.
|Significant Wave Height (WVHT):||1.6 ft|
|Average Wave Period (APD):||3.6 sec|
Links which are specific to this station are listed below:
Real Time Data in tabular form for the last forty-five days.
Historical Data & Climatic Summaries for quality controlled data for prior months and years.
The weekly status report and the weekly maintenance report also provide valuable station information.
Note that the payload types and the station locations occasionally change.