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Station 46060 (LLNR 25646) - WEST ORCA BAY - 8NM NW of Hinchinbrook Is., AK Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 46060


Conditions at 46060 as of
(4:50 am AKST)
1350 GMT on 02/26/2024:
     

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 - Wind Direction Wind Direction (WDIR): E ( 100 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 9.7 kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 11.7 kts
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 1.0 ft
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 4 sec
5-day plot - Average Wave Period Average Period (APD): 3.4 sec
5-day plot - Mean Wave Direction Mean Wave Direction (MWD):NNW ( 338 deg true )
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES):29.94 in
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY):-0.03 in ( Falling )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 31.8 °F
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 39.7 °F
5-day plot - Ice Accretion Ice Accretion (ICE): 0.00 in per hour
5-day plot - Wind Chill Wind Chill (CHILL): 23.0 °F
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 9.7 kts
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 20 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 9.7 kts
5-day plot -  Wind Speed, Wind Gust and Atmospheric Pressure Combined plot of Wind Speed, Gust, and Air Pressure
Continuous Winds
TIME
(AKST)
5-day plot - Wind Direction WDIR 5-day plot - Wind Speed WSPD
4:50 amE ( 97 deg ) 9.1 kts
4:40 amE ( 94 deg ) 9.3 kts
4:30 amE ( 100 deg ) 8.9 kts
4:20 amE ( 98 deg ) 7.8 kts
4:10 amE ( 101 deg ) 7.4 kts
4:00 amESE ( 104 deg ) 6.6 kts
 
Supplemental Measurements
Highest 1-minute Wind Speed
Time (AKST)5-day plot - 1-Minute Wind Speed WSPD 5-day plot - 1-Minute Wind Direction WDIR
4:37 am 9.7 kts E ( 90 deg true )
Peak gust during the measurement hour
TIME
(AKST)
5-day plot - Gust Direction GDR 5-day plot - Gust Speed GST
4:36 amE ( 90 deg ) 11.7 kts
Previous observations
TIME
(AKST)
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
2024-02-26 03:50 am E 5.8 7.8----29.95-0.02 32.0 39.7----
2024-02-26 02:50 amENE 5.8 7.8 1.0 33.6NNW29.96-0.03 32.2 39.6----
2024-02-26 01:50 amENE 7.8 9.7 1.3 43.4NNW29.97-0.02 32.2 39.6----
2024-02-26 12:50 amENE 5.8 7.8 1.3 33.4NNE29.97-0.01 32.7 39.6----
2024-02-25 11:50 pm E 7.8 9.7 1.3 33.5NNW29.99+0.01 33.1 39.6----
2024-02-25 10:50 pmNNE 1.9 3.9 1.3 93.5SSE29.99+0.01 33.4 39.7----
2024-02-25 09:50 pm NE 5.8 7.8----29.98+0.01 33.4 39.9----
2024-02-25 08:50 pmENE 11.7 15.5 1.6 33.2NNW29.98+0.02 34.0 39.9----
2024-02-25 07:50 pm NE 9.7 11.7 1.3 33.2 NW29.98+0.03 34.3 39.7----
2024-02-25 06:50 pm N 7.8 9.7 1.6 33.4NNW29.97+0.03 35.1 39.9----
2024-02-25 05:50 pm N 5.8 9.7 1.6 43.3NNW29.96+0.04 35.6 40.1----
2024-02-25 04:50 pm N 9.7 15.5 2.0 43.5NNW29.95+0.03 36.1 40.1----
2024-02-25 03:50 pm N 13.6 17.5 2.3 43.5NNW29.93+0.02 36.1 40.1----
2024-02-25 02:50 pm N 11.7 15.5 2.0 43.5NNW29.92+0.02 36.5 40.1----
2024-02-25 01:50 pm N 11.7 13.6 2.0 43.6NNW29.92+0.03 36.1 40.1----
2024-02-25 12:50 pm N 7.8 13.6 2.0 43.7WNW29.91+0.03 36.3 39.9----
2024-02-25 11:50 am N 7.8 9.7 2.3 43.9 NW29.91+0.04 36.1 39.9----
2024-02-25 10:50 am N 7.8 9.7 2.0 43.9WNW29.89+0.05 35.1 39.7----
2024-02-25 09:50 am N 5.8 9.7 2.0 54.0 W29.88+0.06 34.7 39.6----
2024-02-25 08:50 amNNE 5.8 9.7 2.3 44.0 NW29.86+0.06 34.7 39.6----
2024-02-25 07:50 am N 9.7 11.7 2.6 53.9WNW29.84+0.05 35.4 39.6----
2024-02-25 06:50 am N 11.7 15.5 2.6 43.9 NW29.83+0.05 35.6 39.7----
2024-02-25 05:50 am N 11.7 15.5 2.6 54.0 W29.81+0.06 35.6 39.7----
2024-02-25 04:50 am N 11.7 13.6 2.6 43.9 NW29.79+0.07 35.4 39.9----

Detailed Wave Summary
for 46060 as of (5:00 am AKST)
1400 GMT on 02/26/2024:

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): 1.0 ft
5-day plot - Swell Height Swell Height (SwH): 0.7 ft
5-day plot - Swell Period Swell Period (SwP): 10.8 sec
5-day plot - Swell Direction Swell Direction (SwD): S
5-day plot - Wind Wave Height Wind Wave Height (WWH): 1.0 ft
5-day plot - Wind Wave Period Wind Wave Period (WWP): 3.6 sec
5-day plot - Wind Wave Direction Wind Wave Direction (WWD):NNW
5-day plot - Average Wave Period Average Wave Period (APD): 3.4 sec
Previous observations
TIME
(AKST)
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
2024-02-26 03:00 am 1.0 0.7 10.0 S 1.0 3.4 NNW N/A 3.6
2024-02-26 02:00 am 1.3 0.7 10.0 SW 1.0 3.6 NNW N/A 3.4
2024-02-26 01:00 am 1.3 0.7 10.0 S 1.0 2.9 NNE N/A 3.4
2024-02-26 12:00 am 1.3 0.7 10.8SSW 1.0 3.4 NNW N/A 3.5
2024-02-25 11:00 pm 1.3 0.7 9.1SSE 1.0 2.9 ENE N/A 3.5
2024-02-25 09:00 pm 1.6 0.7 10.0SSW 1.3 3.4 NNW N/A 3.2
2024-02-25 08:00 pm 1.3 0.7 10.8SSW 1.3 3.4 NW N/A 3.2
2024-02-25 07:00 pm 1.6 0.7 10.8WSW 1.3 3.3 NNW N/A 3.4
2024-02-25 06:00 pm 1.6 0.7 4.2 NW 1.3 3.6 NNW N/A 3.3
2024-02-25 05:00 pm 2.0 0.7 10.0 S 2.0 4.0 NNW N/A 3.5
2024-02-25 04:00 pm 2.3 0.7 11.4SSW 2.3 4.0 NNW N/A 3.5
2024-02-25 03:00 pm 2.0 0.7 10.0 S 1.6 3.7 NNW N/A 3.5
2024-02-25 02:00 pm 2.0 0.7 10.0 SW 1.6 3.6 NNW N/A 3.6
2024-02-25 01:00 pm 2.0 1.3 4.3WNW 1.3 3.6 NNW N/A 3.7
2024-02-25 12:00 pm 2.3 1.6 4.5 W 1.6 4.0 NW N/A 3.9
2024-02-25 11:00 am 2.0 1.3 4.5 W 1.6 4.0 WNW N/A 3.9
2024-02-25 10:00 am 2.0 1.6 4.5 W 1.3 3.6 NW N/A 4.0
2024-02-25 09:00 am 2.3 1.6 4.2 NW 1.6 3.3 NW N/A 4.0
2024-02-25 08:00 am 2.6 1.6 4.5WNW 2.0 3.3 NNW N/A 3.9
2024-02-25 07:00 am 2.6 1.0 10.0SSW 2.3 4.0 NWVERY_STEEP 3.9
2024-02-25 06:00 am 2.6 1.0 10.8SSW 2.6 5.0 WVERY_STEEP 4.0
2024-02-25 05:00 am 2.6 1.0 10.8NNE 2.6 4.3 NWVERY_STEEP 3.9

Plot of wave energy versus frequency (and period)