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Station 21597 - Drifter

Owned and maintained by Japanese Meteorological Agency
Drifting Buoy
Currently located at 36.31 N 162.19 E

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Conditions at 21597 as of
1500 GMT on 09/21/2017:
Unit of Measure:    Time Zone:   

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5-day plot - Water TemperatureWater Temperature (WTMP): 76.1 °F
5-day plot - Atmospheric PressureAtmospheric Pressure (PRES):29.82 in

Data from this station are not quality controlled by NDBC

Previous 25 observations
5-day plot - Wind Direction5-day plot - Wind Speed5-day plot - Wind Gust5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure5-day plot - Pressure Tendency5-day plot - Air Temperature5-day plot - Water Temperature
MM   DD    HHMM
GMT
LAT
deg
       LON
deg
   WDIR   WSPD
kts
  GST
kts
   PRES
in
PTDY
in
ATMP
°F
WTMP
°F
09211400  36.31162.17---29.82-- 76.1
09211300  36.30162.14---29.81-- 76.1
09211200  36.28162.12---29.82-- 76.1
09210900  36.23162.08---29.84-- 76.6
09210600  36.20162.06---29.84-- 77.4
09210500  36.19162.05---29.85-- 77.4
09210400  36.20162.04---29.86-- 77.4
09210300  36.20162.03---29.87-- 77.5
09210200  36.20162.01---29.88-- 77.2
09210100  36.21162.00---29.88-- 76.8
09210000  36.21161.99---29.87-- 76.5
09202300  36.21161.97---29.87-- 76.5
09202200  36.21161.95---29.88-- 76.3
09202100  36.21161.93---29.87-- 76.1
09202000  36.20161.90---29.85-- 76.1
09201900  36.20161.88---29.84-- 76.1
09201800  36.19161.86---29.83-- 76.1
09201600  36.18161.82---29.80-- 76.1
09201500  36.18161.80---29.81-- 76.1
09201400  36.16161.79---29.80-- 76.1
09201300  36.15161.78---29.82-- 76.1
09201200  36.14161.76---29.83-- 76.1
09201100  36.14161.75---29.84-- 76.1
09201000  36.14161.73---29.84-- 76.1

Detailed Wave Summary
for 21597 as of
1500 GMT on 09/21/2017:

These wave data are displayed in rounded times.

Unit of Measure:    Time Zone:   

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): 6.9 ft
5-day plot - Wave SteepnessWave Steepness (STEEPNESS): STEEP
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
09211400  6.6------ STEEP-
09211300  6.6------ STEEP-
09211200  6.6------ AVERAGE-
09210900  5.9------ AVERAGE-
09210600  6.2------ AVERAGE-
09210500  6.6------ AVERAGE-
09210400  6.6------ AVERAGE-
09210300  6.9------ AVERAGE-
09210200  7.5------ AVERAGE-
09210100  8.2------ AVERAGE-
09210000  7.9------ AVERAGE-
09202300  8.9------ AVERAGE-
09202200  8.9------ AVERAGE-
09202100  8.2------ AVERAGE-
09202000  8.9------ AVERAGE-
09201900  7.9------ AVERAGE-
09201800  6.9------ AVERAGE-
09201600  7.9------ AVERAGE-
09201500  8.2------ AVERAGE-

Description of Measurements

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

Historical Data & Climatic Summaries for quality controlled data for the current month, previous months, and previous years.