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
(2:50 pm AKDT)
2250 GMT on 06/13/2024:
     

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): W ( 270 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 5.8 kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 5.8 kts
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 1.0 ft
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 13 sec
5-day plot - Average Wave Period Average Period (APD): 6.5 sec
5-day plot - Mean Wave Direction Mean Wave Direction (MWD):SSW ( 205 deg true )
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES):30.17 in
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY):-0.02 in ( Falling )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 51.3 °F
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 52.0 °F
5-day plot - Wind Chill Wind Chill (CHILL): 48.9 °F
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 5.8 kts
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 20 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 5.8 kts
5-day plot -  Wind Speed, Wind Gust and Atmospheric Pressure Combined plot of Wind Speed, Gust, and Air Pressure
Continuous Winds
TIME
(AKDT)
5-day plot - Wind Direction WDIR 5-day plot - Wind Speed WSPD
2:50 pmW ( 268 deg ) 5.4 kts
2:40 pmW ( 267 deg ) 5.4 kts
2:30 pmW ( 270 deg ) 5.4 kts
2:20 pmW ( 272 deg ) 5.6 kts
2:10 pmW ( 276 deg ) 5.8 kts
2:00 pmW ( 274 deg ) 5.4 kts
 
Supplemental Measurements
Highest 1-minute Wind Speed
Time (AKDT)5-day plot - 1-Minute Wind Speed WSPD 5-day plot - 1-Minute Wind Direction WDIR
2:01 pm 5.8 kts W ( 280 deg true )
Peak gust during the measurement hour
TIME
(AKDT)
5-day plot - Gust Direction GDR 5-day plot - Gust Speed GST
2:07 pmW ( 280 deg ) 7.8 kts
Previous observations
TIME
(AKDT)
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
2024-06-13 01:50 pm W 5.8 5.8 1.0 86.4SSW30.18-0.01 50.9 51.6----
2024-06-13 12:50 pm W 3.9 5.8 1.3 136.7SSW30.19-0.01 50.2 51.1----
2024-06-13 11:50 amWNW 3.9 5.8 1.3 146.9SSE30.19+0.00 50.2 50.7----
2024-06-13 10:50 am W 3.9 5.8 1.3 146.4SSE30.19+0.00 49.8 50.2----
2024-06-13 09:50 am W 3.9 3.9 1.3 136.1SSW30.20+0.00 49.6 49.8----
2024-06-13 08:50 amWSW 3.9 3.9 1.3 116.5 S30.20+0.00 49.8 49.5----
2024-06-13 07:50 amSSW 3.9 5.8 1.3 76.0 S30.20+0.00 49.3 49.5----
2024-06-13 06:50 amSSW 3.9 5.8 1.3 116.1 S30.20+0.00 49.3 49.3----
2024-06-13 05:50 amSSW 3.9 5.8 1.3 86.1 S30.20+0.00 49.3 49.3----
2024-06-13 04:50 am S 3.9 5.8 1.3 135.8 SE30.20-0.01 49.1 49.3----
2024-06-13 03:50 am S 5.8 5.8 1.3 85.6SSE30.20+0.00 49.3 49.5----
2024-06-13 02:50 am S 5.8 5.8 1.3 145.5SSE30.20+0.00 49.5 49.5----
2024-06-13 01:50 am S 5.8 5.8 1.3 144.7 S30.21+0.01 49.5 49.6----
2024-06-13 12:50 am S 5.8 7.8 1.3 144.9SSE30.21+0.02 49.6 49.6----
2024-06-12 11:50 pm S 5.8 7.8 1.3 84.9SSE30.21+0.02 49.8 49.8----
2024-06-12 10:50 pm S 7.8 7.8 1.6 134.7 S30.20+0.02 49.8 49.6----
2024-06-12 09:50 pm S 7.8 7.8 1.3 84.5SSE30.19+0.01 49.8 49.6----
2024-06-12 08:50 pm S 7.8 9.7 1.6 144.6 S30.19+0.02 50.0 49.8----
2024-06-12 07:50 pm S 7.8 9.7 1.6 84.5SSE30.18+0.01 50.0 50.0----
2024-06-12 06:50 pm S 7.8 9.7 1.6 84.2 S30.17+0.02 50.2 50.2----
2024-06-12 05:50 pm S 7.8 9.7 2.0 84.0SSE30.16+0.02 50.2 50.2----
2024-06-12 04:50 pm S 9.7 11.7 2.0 84.0 S30.16+0.02 50.2 50.4----
2024-06-12 03:50 pm S 9.7 13.6 2.0 94.1SSE30.15+0.02 50.2 50.4----
2024-06-12 02:50 pm S 9.7 9.7 1.6 84.8SSE30.15+0.04 50.0 50.5----

Detailed Wave Summary
for 46060 as of (3:00 pm AKDT)
2300 GMT on 06/13/2024:

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): 1.0 ft
5-day plot - Swell Period Swell Period (SwP): 12.9 sec
5-day plot - Swell Direction Swell Direction (SwD):SSW
5-day plot - Wind Wave Height Wind Wave Height (WWH): 0.3 ft
5-day plot - Wind Wave Period Wind Wave Period (WWP): 4.0 sec
5-day plot - Wind Wave Direction Wind Wave Direction (WWD):SSW
5-day plot - Average Wave Period Average Wave Period (APD): 6.5 sec
Previous observations
TIME
(AKDT)
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
2024-06-13 02:00 pm 1.0 1.0 7.7SSW 0.3 3.2 SSW N/A 6.4
2024-06-13 01:00 pm 1.3 1.3 12.9SSW 0.3 4.0 SSW N/A 6.7
2024-06-13 12:00 pm 1.3 1.0 13.8SSE 0.3 3.8 SSW N/A 6.9
2024-06-13 11:00 am 1.3 1.3 13.8SSE 0.3 3.7 S N/A 6.4
2024-06-13 10:00 am 1.3 1.3 12.9SSW 0.3 3.7 SSW N/A 6.1
2024-06-13 09:00 am 1.3 1.3 10.8 S 0.3 4.0 S N/A 6.5
2024-06-13 08:00 am 1.3 1.3 6.7 S 0.3 3.8 S N/A 6.0
2024-06-13 07:00 am 1.3 1.3 11.4 S 0.3 4.0 S N/A 6.1
2024-06-13 06:00 am 1.3 1.3 7.7 S 0.3 3.7 S N/A 6.1
2024-06-13 05:00 am 1.3 1.3 12.9 SE 0.3 3.4 S N/A 5.8
2024-06-13 04:00 am 1.3 1.3 7.7SSE 0.3 3.8 S N/A 5.6
2024-06-13 03:00 am 1.3 1.3 13.8SSE 0.3 2.5 S N/A 5.5
2024-06-13 02:00 am 1.3 1.3 13.8 S 0.7 2.6 S N/A 4.7
2024-06-13 01:00 am 1.3 1.3 13.8SSE 0.7 2.5 S N/A 4.9
2024-06-13 12:00 am 1.3 1.3 8.3SSE 0.7 2.7 S N/A 4.9
2024-06-12 11:00 pm 1.6 1.3 12.9 S 0.7 2.9 S N/A 4.7
2024-06-12 10:00 pm 1.3 1.3 8.3SSE 0.7 2.9 S N/A 4.5
2024-06-12 09:00 pm 1.6 1.3 13.8 S 1.0 2.7 S N/A 4.6
2024-06-12 08:00 pm 1.6 1.3 7.7SSE 0.7 2.9 S N/A 4.5
2024-06-12 07:00 pm 1.6 1.3 7.7 S 1.0 3.2 S N/A 4.2
2024-06-12 06:00 pm 2.0 1.3 8.3SSE 1.3 3.3 S N/A 4.0
2024-06-12 05:00 pm 2.0 1.3 8.3 S 1.3 2.9 S N/A 4.0
2024-06-12 04:00 pm 2.0 1.3 9.1SSE 1.3 3.1 SSE N/A 4.1
2024-06-12 03:00 pm 1.6 1.6 8.3SSE 1.0 2.9 S N/A 4.8

Plot of wave energy versus frequency (and period)