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Station 52202 - Ritidian Point, Guam (196)

Owned and maintained by Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System (PacIOOS)
Data provided by Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Waverider Buoy
13.684 N 144.812 E (13°41'1" N 144°48'44" E)

Site elevation: sea level
Sea temp depth: 0.46 m below water line
Water depth: 510 m

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Detailed Wave Summary
for 52202 as of
1530 GMT on 12/16/2018:

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 HeightSignificant Wave Height (WVHT): 10.5 ft
5-day plot - Swell HeightSwell Height (SwH): 3.9 ft
5-day plot - Swell PeriodSwell Period (SwP): 11.1 sec
5-day plot - Swell DirectionSwell Direction (SwD):NNE
5-day plot - Wind Wave HeightWind Wave Height (WWH): 9.5 ft
5-day plot - Wind Wave PeriodWind Wave Period (WWP): 9.1 sec
5-day plot - Wind Wave DirectionWind Wave Direction (WWD): N
5-day plot - Wave SteepnessWave Steepness (STEEPNESS): STEEP
5-day plot - Average Wave PeriodAverage Wave Period (APD): 7.1 sec
Previous observations
5-day plot - Significant Wave Height 5-day plot - Swell Height 5-day plot - Swell Period 5-day plot - Swell Direction 5-day plot - Wind Wave Height 5-day plot - Wind Wave Period 5-day plot - Wind Wave Direction 5-day plot - Wave Steepness 5-day plot - Average Wave Period
MM DD TIME
(GMT)
WVHT
ft
SwH
ft
SwP
sec
SwD WWH
ft
WWP
sec
WWD STEEPNESS APD
sec
12161500  10.5 4.3 10.5- 9.5 9.1 N STEEP 7.1
12161430  11.2 4.9 11.1 NE 9.8 9.9 N AVERAGE 7.1
12161400  11.2 4.3 11.1NNE 10.2 9.1 N STEEP 7.0
12161330  10.2 3.9 10.5 N 9.2 9.9 NNE AVERAGE 6.6
12161300  10.8 3.9 10.5 NE 9.8 9.9 NNE AVERAGE 7.0
12161230  10.8 3.9 10.5NNE 9.8 9.9 N AVERAGE 7.0
12161200  10.8 4.3 10.5NNE 9.5 9.9 NNE AVERAGE 7.1
12161130  10.2 4.3 10.5ENE 8.9 9.9 N AVERAGE 7.0
12161100  10.5 5.2 11.8ENE 8.9 9.1 N AVERAGE 7.0
12161030  9.8 4.6 11.1 NE 8.5 9.9 NNE AVERAGE 6.7
12161000  11.2 4.3 10.5NNE 9.8 9.9 NNE AVERAGE 7.1
12160930  10.8 4.3 10.5NNE 9.5 9.9 N AVERAGE 6.9
12160900  10.5 4.6 10.5NNE 9.2 9.1 NNE AVERAGE 6.8
12160830  10.5 4.6 11.8ENE 9.2 9.9 NNE AVERAGE 7.0
12160800  10.8 5.2 11.1 NE 9.5 8.3 NNE AVERAGE 7.1
12160730  10.5 4.9 10.5NNE 8.9 9.9 N AVERAGE 7.1
12160700  12.1 4.6 10.5 N 10.8 9.9 N AVERAGE 7.2
12160630  10.5 5.2 11.1NNE 9.2 9.1 N STEEP 7.1
12160600  11.2 5.2 11.1 NE 9.5 9.9 NNE AVERAGE 7.5
12160530  10.8 5.2 11.8ENE 9.2 9.1 N AVERAGE 7.4
12160500  10.8 5.2 11.1 NE 9.5 9.9 N AVERAGE 7.5
12160430  10.8 5.2 10.5- 9.2 9.1 N AVERAGE 7.2
12160400  11.5 5.2 11.8 NE 9.8 9.9 N AVERAGE 7.3
12160330  11.5 5.2 10.5 N 9.8 9.1 NNE STEEP 7.4
12160300  11.5 5.2 11.8ENE 10.2 9.1 N STEEP 7.2
12160230  11.2 4.9 11.8ENE 9.5 9.1 N STEEP 7.4
12160200  11.5 5.2 11.1ENE 10.2 9.9 N AVERAGE 7.3
12160130  11.2 4.3 11.8 NE 10.2 9.1 N STEEP 7.2
12160100  11.8 4.9 11.1 NE 10.2 9.9 N AVERAGE 7.2
12160030  11.8 5.9 11.8 NE 9.8 9.9 N AVERAGE 7.5
12160000  12.1 5.9 10.5 NE 10.2 9.9 NNW AVERAGE 7.3
12152330  11.2 5.2 11.8ENE 9.5 9.9 N AVERAGE 7.1
12152300  11.5 6.6 10.5 N 9.2 9.1 N AVERAGE 7.3
12152230  11.5 5.6 11.1 NE 9.8 9.9 N AVERAGE 7.2
12152200  10.8 5.2 11.1NNE 9.2 9.1 NE AVERAGE 7.1
12152130  10.2 4.3 11.8 NE 9.2 8.3 NE STEEP 6.9
12152100  9.8 5.2 11.8ENE 8.2 9.9 ENE AVERAGE 7.2
12152030  9.5 4.6 11.1 E 8.2 8.3 ENE STEEP 7.1
12152000  9.8 5.2 11.1 NE 8.2 9.9 NNE AVERAGE 7.4
12151930  9.2 4.3 11.1ENE 7.9 9.1 NE AVERAGE 7.2
12151900  9.8 4.6 11.1 NE 8.5 9.9 NE AVERAGE 7.2
12151830  9.2 4.6 12.5ENE 7.9 9.1 NE AVERAGE 7.0
12151800  9.5 4.6 11.8ENE 8.2 9.9 NNE AVERAGE 7.2
12151730  9.8 3.9 11.8 NE 8.9 9.9 NNE AVERAGE 7.2
12151700  8.9 4.3 11.8ENE 7.5 9.1 NE AVERAGE 6.9
12151630  9.5 3.9 10.5 N 8.5 9.9 N AVERAGE 7.0
12151600  9.5 4.3 10.5NNW 8.2 9.1 ENE AVERAGE 6.9
12151530  9.2 4.6 10.5NNE 7.9 9.9 ENE AVERAGE 6.8
12151500  9.8 4.3 10.5 NE 8.9 9.1 NE STEEP 6.8

Plot of wave energy versus frequency (and period)


Description of Measurements

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Real Time Data in tabular form for the last forty-five days.

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