Station JMPN7 - 8658163 - Wrightsville Beach, NC
Station owned and maintained by NOAA's National Ocean Service. Oceanographic and wave data provided by systems operated by Coastal Ocean Research and Monitoring Program (CORMP).
Water Level Observation Network
34.213 N 77.786 W (34°12'48" N 77°47'11" W)
Site elevation: 7.4 m above mean sea level
Air temp height: 3.2 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 8 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: 9.2 m above mean sea level
Sea temp depth: 10.7 m below MLLW
For area forecasts and warnings, select: Wilmington WFO.
Right whales are active off NC from November to April. Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater in specific areas and times along the mid-Atlantic coast. To learn more about right whales and rules protecting them, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike/?
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|Wind Direction (WDIR):||S ( 170 deg true )|
|Wind Speed (WSPD):||12.0 kts|
|Wind Gust (GST):||13.0 kts|
|Atmospheric Pressure (PRES):||29.68 in|
|Air Temperature (ATMP):||73.6 °F|
|Water Temperature (WTMP):||72.5 °F|
|Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M):||13.6 kts|
|Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M):||15.5 kts|
|Combined plot of Wind Speed, Gust, and Air Pressure|
Links which are specific to this station are listed below:
Real Time Data in tabular form for the last forty-five days.
Historical Data & Climatic Summaries for quality controlled data for prior months and years.