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Station FSKM2 - 8574728 - Francis Scott Key Bridge, MD Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station FSKM2

Owned and maintained by NOAA's National Ocean Service
C-MAN Station
39.219 N 76.528 W (39°13'9" N 76°31'41" W)

Site elevation: 4.4 m above mean sea level
Air temp height: 6.1 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 6.6 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: 7.4 m above mean sea level

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Conditions at FSKM2 as of
(6:18 pm EST)
2318 GMT on 01/21/2019:
     

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): WNW ( 290 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 19 kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 22 kts
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 30.43 in
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 20.1 °F
5-day plot - Wind Chill Wind Chill (CHILL): 3.7 °F
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 19 kts
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 21 kts
5-day plot - Wind Speed, Wind Gust and Atmospheric Pressure Combined plot of Wind Speed, Gust, and Air Pressure
NOS Water Level Observation Network Water Level
Previous observations
5-day plot - Wind Direction 5-day plot - Wind Speed 5-day plot - Wind Gust 5-day plot - Wave Height 5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period 5-day plot - Average Period 5-day plot - Mean Wave Direction 5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure 5-day plot - Pressure Tendency 5-day plot - Air Temperature 5-day plot - Water Temperature 5-day plot - Dew Point 5-day plot - Salinity 5-day plot - Visibility 5-day plot - Tide (above MLLW)
MM DD TIME
(EST)
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
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