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Station SGOF1 - Tyndall AFB Tower C (N4), FL Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station SGOF1

Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center
C-MAN Station
MARS payload
29.408 N 84.858 W (29°24'30" N 84°51'30" W)

Site elevation: 0 m above mean sea level
Air temp height: 35.1 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 35.1 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: 19.8 m above mean sea level

The highly endangered Rice's whale, a newly identified species, inhabit the northeastern Gulf of Mexico year-round along the continental shelf-break between 100m and 400m depth. Vessels can kill or injure whales - please use slow speeds and be prepared to avoid surfacing whales. To report sightings call 1-877-WHALE-HELP.

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Station SGOF1
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Conditions at SGOF1 as of
(2:00 pm CDT)
1900 GMT on 08/10/2022:

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 - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 30.12 in
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): -0.05 in ( Falling )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 81.9 °F
5-day plot - Dew Point Dew Point (DEWP): 72.0 °F
5-day plot - Heat Index Heat Index (HEAT): 86.5 °F
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)
0810 1:00 pm-------30.15-0.02 83.8- 75.9---
081012:00 pm-------30.16-0.02 84.0- 73.8---
081011:00 am-------30.18+0.00 82.6- 73.4---
081010:00 am-------30.17+0.04 81.9- 73.8---
0810 9:00 am-------30.18+0.06 80.8- 74.5---
0810 8:00 am-------30.17+0.04 79.5- 73.2---
0810 7:00 am-------30.13+0.02 74.3- 73.9---
0810 6:00 am-------30.12+0.03 84.2- 75.2---
0810 5:00 am-------30.13+0.02 83.1- 76.3---
0810 4:00 am-------30.11+0.00 83.3- 75.0---
0810 3:00 am-------30.09-0.04 83.1- 75.0---
0810 2:00 am-------30.11-0.03 83.8- 73.8---
0810 1:00 am-------30.12-0.02 84.2- 73.9---
081012:00 am-------30.14+0.03 83.8- 75.0---
080911:00 pm-------30.14+0.07 83.8- 75.6---
080910:00 pm-------30.14+0.06 83.5- 75.6---
0809 9:00 pm-------30.11+0.02 81.9- 77.4---
0809 8:00 pm-------30.07-0.05 81.1- 76.1---
0809 7:00 pm-------30.08-0.03 82.9- 74.8---
0809 6:00 pm-------30.09-0.02 83.3- 75.6---
0809 5:00 pm-------30.11+0.00 83.5- 73.2---
0809 4:00 pm-------30.11-0.01 83.1- 70.9---
0809 3:00 pm-------30.11-0.04 82.4- 72.1---
0809 2:00 pm-------30.12-0.04 82.2- 71.8---

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