Skip Navigation Links weather.gov 
NOAA logo-Select to go to the NOAA homepage NDBC Title GraphicClick to go to NDBC home page   Select to go to the NWS homepage
Home About Us Contact Us
 
 
    
    Station List

 Data Access
    Mobile Access
    Interactive Maps
         All Stations
         DART®
    Obs Search
    Ship Obs Report
    BuoyCAMs
    TAO
    DODS
    OceanSITES
    HF Radar
    OSMC
    Dial-A-Buoy
    RSS Feeds Image indicating link to RSS feed access page
    Web Widget
    Web Data Guide
    Maintenance Schedule
    Station Status Report

 Program Info
    TAO
    DART®
    IOOS®

 Publications
    NDBC PEA
    NDBC FONSI
    NDBC DQC Handbook

 Visitor Information
 
USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.

Station 62304 - Sandettie Lightship Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 62304

Owned and maintained by UK Met Office
Lightship
51.102 N 1.800 E (51°6'9" N 1°48'0" E)

Site elevation: sea level
Anemometer height: 14 m above site elevation

For realtime data go to U.K. Met Office

Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations near station 62304

Large icon indicates selected station.
yellow diamond Stations with recent data
red diamond Stations with no data in last 8 hours
     (24 hours for tsunami stations)

Data from this station are not quality controlled by NDBC


Conditions at 62304 as of
0600 GMT on 01/28/2023:
     

Click on the graph icon in the table below to see a time series plot of the last 24 hours of that observation.

24-hour plot - Wind Direction Wind Direction (WDIR): N ( 10 deg true )
24-hour plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 13.0 kts
24-hour plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 1.6 ft
24-hour plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 30.42 in
24-hour plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 42.4 °F
24-hour plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 48.0 °F
24-hour plot - Dew Point Dew Point (DEWP): 32.2 °F
24-hour plot - Visibility Visibility (VIS): 27.0 nmi
24-hour plot - Wind Chill Wind Chill (CHILL): 34.9 °F
24-hour plot - Wind Speed, Wind Gust and Atmospheric Pressure Combined plot of Wind Speed, Gust, and Air Pressure

Data from this station are not quality controlled by NDBC

Previous observations
24-hour plot - Wind Direction 24-hour plot - Wind Speed 24-hour plot - Wind Gust 24-hour plot - Wave Height 24-hour plot - Dominant Wave Period 24-hour plot - Average Period 24-hour plot - Mean Wave Direction 24-hour plot - Atmospheric Pressure 24-hour plot - Pressure Tendency 24-hour plot - Air Temperature 24-hour plot - Water Temperature 24-hour plot - Dew Point 24-hour plot - Salinity 24-hour plot - Visibility 24-hour plot - Tide (above MLLW)
MM DD TIME
(GMT)
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
01280500  N 13.0- 1.6- 6-30.42- 42.1 48.0 33.6- 11.0-
01280400  NE 11.1- 2.0- 6-30.41- 42.6 48.0 31.5- 11.0-
01280300 ENE 8.9- 2.0- 6-30.40- 42.8 48.0 30.4- 27.0-
01280200  NE 15.0- 2.3- 5-30.41- 42.8 48.0 29.8- 27.0-
01280100  NE 14.0- 2.3- 5-30.42- 42.6 48.0 31.1- 27.0-
01280000  NE 9.9- 3.3---30.42- 42.3 47.8 31.6- 27.0-
01272300 ENE 11.1- 2.6- 5-30.42- 42.1 47.7 30.4- 27.0-
01272200  NE 11.1- 3.3- 6-30.42- 42.1 47.7 30.9- 27.0-
01272100 ENE 15.0- 3.0- 6-30.42- 42.6 47.7 32.5- 27.0-
01272000  NE 18.1- 4.3- 6-30.42- 43.0 47.8 32.2- 27.0-
01271900  NE 15.9- 3.3- 6-30.41- 43.2 47.8 33.4- 27.0-
01271800  NE 20.0- 3.3---30.39- 43.3 48.0 32.2- 11.0-
01271700  NE 17.1- 3.0- 6-30.37- 43.3 48.2 32.7- 11.0-
01271600  NE 21.0- 3.0- 7-30.36- 43.7 48.4 33.8- 11.0-
01271500  NE 22.9- 4.3- 6-30.36- 44.1 48.4 34.2- 11.0-
01271400 ENE 20.0- 3.6- 6-30.36- 44.1 48.4 34.3- 11.0-
01271300 ENE 19.0- 4.3- 6-30.37- 43.5 48.6 33.1- 11.0-
01271200 ENE 19.0- 3.3---30.40- 43.3 48.4 34.0- 11.0-
01271100 ENE 19.0- 3.6- 6-30.40- 43.0 48.2 34.2- 27.0-
01271000 ENE 22.9- 4.6- 6-30.40- 43.3 48.0 34.0- 11.0-
01270900  NE 22.9- 4.3- 6-30.37- 43.5 48.0 35.2- 11.0-
01270800  NE 24.1- 4.9- 6-30.36- 45.7 48.2 37.2- 11.0-
01270700 ENE 24.1- 4.3- 6-30.34- 46.8 48.4 39.2- 11.0-

Detailed Wave Summary
for 62304 as of
0600 GMT on 01/28/2023:

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 24 hours of that observation.

24-hour plot - Significant Wave HeightSignificant Wave Height (WVHT): 1.6 ft
24-hour plot - Wind Wave HeightWind Wave Height (WWH): 1.6 ft
24-hour plot - Wind Wave PeriodWind Wave Period (WWP): 6.0 sec
Previous observations
24-hour plot - Significant Wave Height 24-hour plot - Swell Height 24-hour plot - Swell Period 24-hour plot - Swell Direction 24-hour plot - Wind Wave Height 24-hour plot - Wind Wave Period 24-hour plot - Wind Wave Direction 24-hour plot - Wave Steepness 24-hour plot - Average Wave Period
MM DD TIME
(GMT)
WVHT
ft
SwH
ft
SwP
sec
SwD WWH
ft
WWP
sec
WWD STEEPNESS APD
sec
01280000  3.3--- 3.3 5.0-VERY_STEEP-
01271800  3.3--- 3.3 6.0- STEEP-
01271200  3.3--- 3.3 6.0- STEEP-

Description of Measurements