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Station 41041 - NORTH EQUATORIAL TWO - 890 NM East of Martinique Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 41041

Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center
3-meter discus buoy
SCOOP payload
14.329 N 46.082 W (14°19'43" N 46°4'55" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 4 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 5 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: sea level
Sea temp depth: 0.6 m below water line
Water depth: 3485 m
Watch circle radius: 3727 yards

Important Notice to Mariners

Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations near station 41041

Station 41041
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yellow diamond Stations with recent data
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Buoy Camera Photos taken at 11/23/2017 1710 UTC. Click photo to enlarge.
Photos from Buoy Camera at station 41041
Photos are generally taken hourly during daylight operations.

Conditions at 41041 as of
1730 GMT on 11/23/2017:
     

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): ENE ( 70 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 7.8 kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 9.7 kts
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 29.91 in
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 7.8 kts
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 9.7 kts
5-day plot - Wind Speed, Wind Gust and Atmospheric Pressure Combined plot of Wind Speed, Gust, and Air Pressure
Supplemental Measurements
Highest 1-minute Wind Speed
Time (GMT)5-day plot - 1-Minute Wind Speed WSPD 5-day plot - 1-Minute Wind Direction WDIR
1721 7.8 kts-
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
(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
11231720 ENE 7.8 9.7----29.91-------
11231710 ENE 7.8 11.7----29.91-------
11231700 ENE 7.8 9.7----29.92-0.05------
11231650 ENE 7.8 9.7 5.6 10--29.92-------
11231640 ENE 7.8 11.7----29.92-------
11231630 ENE 7.8 11.7----29.93-------
11231620 ENE 7.8 11.7----29.93-------
11231610 ENE 7.8 11.7----29.93-------
11231600 ENE 7.8 9.7----29.93-0.04------
11231550 ENE 7.8 9.7 6.2 9--29.94-------
11231540 ENE 7.8 11.7----29.94-------
11231530 ENE 7.8 9.7----29.95-------
11231520  E 7.8 9.7----29.95-------
11231510  E 7.8 9.7----29.95-------
11231500 ENE 7.8 11.7----29.95-0.01------
11231450 ENE 7.8 9.7 5.9 10--29.96-------
11231440 ENE 7.8 9.7----29.96-------
11231430 ENE 7.8 11.7----29.96-------
11231420 ENE 7.8 9.7----29.96-------
11231410 ENE 7.8 9.7----29.96-------
11231400  E 7.8 9.7----29.96+0.02------
11231350 ENE 7.8 11.7 6.2 9--29.96-------
11231340  E 7.8 11.7----29.96-------
11231330  E 7.8 11.7----29.96-------
11231320 ENE 9.7 11.7----29.97-------
11231310 ENE 9.7 11.7----29.97-------
11231300 ENE 9.7 11.7----29.97+0.04------
11231250 ENE 9.7 11.7 6.2 10--29.97-------
11231240 ENE 9.7 11.7----29.97-------
11231230 ENE 9.7 11.7----29.97-------
11231220 ENE 7.8 11.7----29.97-------
11231210 ENE 7.8 11.7----29.97-------
11231200  E 9.7 11.7----29.96+0.06------
11231150  E 9.7 11.7 6.2 10--29.96-------
11231140  E 9.7 11.7----29.96-------
11231130 ENE 9.7 11.7----29.95-------
11231120 ENE 9.7 11.7----29.95-------
11231110  E 9.7 11.7----29.94-------
11231100 ENE 9.7 11.7----29.94+0.05------
11231050  E 9.7 11.7 6.6 9--29.94-------
11231040 ENE 9.7 11.7----29.93-------
11231030 ENE 9.7 11.7----29.93-------
11231020 ENE 9.7 11.7----29.93-------
11231010 ENE 9.7 11.7----29.93-------
11231000 ENE 9.7 11.7----29.93+0.05------
11230950  E 7.8 11.7 6.6 10--29.92-------
11230940  E 7.8 11.7----29.92-------
11230930 ENE 7.8 11.7----29.92-------
11230920  E 7.8 9.7----29.91-------
11230910  E 7.8 11.7----29.91-------
11230900  E 7.8 9.7----29.91+0.03------
11230850  E 7.8 11.7 5.9 9--29.91-------
11230840  E 7.8 9.7----29.90-------
11230830  E 7.8 9.7----29.90-------
11230820  E 7.8 9.7----29.90-------
11230810  E 7.8 9.7----29.89-------
11230800  E 5.8 7.8----29.89+0.00------
11230750  E 5.8 7.8 6.2 9--29.89-------
11230740  E 5.8 9.7----29.88-------
11230730  E 7.8 9.7----29.88-------
11230720  E 5.8 9.7----29.88-------
11230710  E 5.8 7.8----29.88-------
11230700  E 7.8 9.7----29.88-0.04------
11230650  E 7.8 9.7 5.9 8--29.88-------
11230640  E 7.8 9.7----29.88-------
11230630  E 7.8 9.7----29.88-------
11230620  E 5.8 9.7----29.88-------
11230610  E 5.8 7.8----29.88-------
11230600  E 5.8 9.7----29.88-0.06------
11230550  E 7.8 9.7 5.6 9--29.88-------
11230540  E 7.8 9.7----29.88-------
11230530  E 7.8 9.7----29.88-------
11230520  E 7.8 9.7----29.89-------
11230510  E 7.8 9.7----29.89-------
11230500  E 7.8 9.7----29.89-0.05------
11230450  E 7.8 9.7 5.9 8--29.89-------
11230440  E 7.8 9.7----29.90-------
11230430  E 7.8 9.7----29.90-------
11230420  E 7.8 9.7----29.91-------
11230410  E 7.8 9.7----29.91-------
11230400  E 7.8 11.7----29.92-0.03------
11230350  E 7.8 11.7 5.6 9--29.92-------
11230340  E 9.7 11.7----29.92-------
11230330  E 9.7 11.7----29.93-------
11230320  E 9.7 11.7----29.93-------
11230310  E 9.7 11.7----29.93-------
11230300  E 9.7 11.7----29.93+0.00------
11230250  E 7.8 9.7----29.93-------
11230240  E 7.8 11.7----29.94-------
11230230  E 9.7 11.7----29.94-------
11230220  E 9.7 11.7----29.94-------
11230210  E 9.7 11.7----29.94-------
11230200  E 9.7 11.7----29.94+0.00------
11230150  E 9.7 11.7----29.94-------
11230140  E 9.7 11.7----29.94-------
11230130  E 9.7 11.7----29.94-------
11230120  E 9.7 11.7----29.95-------
11230110  E 9.7 11.7----29.95-------
11230100  E 9.7 9.7----29.94+0.02------
11230050  E 7.8 9.7 6.2 8--29.95-------
11230040  E 7.8 11.7----29.95-------
11230030  E 7.8 11.7----29.94-------
11230020  E 7.8 9.7----29.94-------
11230010  E 7.8 9.7----29.94-------
11230000  E 7.8 9.7----29.94+0.03------
11222350  E 7.8 9.7 5.6 8--29.94-------
11222340  E 5.8 9.7----29.94-------
11222310 ESE 7.8 9.7----29.94-------
11222300 ESE 7.8 11.7----29.94+0.04------
11222250 ESE 7.8 11.7 5.9 9--29.93-------
11222240 ESE 7.8 11.7----29.93-------
11222230  E 7.8 11.7----29.93-------
11222220 ESE 7.8 11.7----29.93-------
11222210 ESE 7.8 9.7----29.93-------
11222200 ESE 9.7 11.7----29.92+0.04------
11222150 ESE 7.8 11.7 5.6 9--29.92-------
11222140 ESE 9.7 11.7----29.92-------
11222130 ESE 9.7 11.7----29.92-------
11222120 ESE 9.7 11.7----29.92-------
11222110 ESE 9.7 11.7----29.91-------
11222100 ESE 9.7 11.7----29.91+0.03------
11222050 ESE 7.8 11.7 5.2 11--29.91-------
11222040 ESE 9.7 11.7----29.91-------
11222030 ESE 9.7 11.7----29.91-------
11222020 ESE 9.7 11.7----29.91-------
11222010 ESE 7.8 11.7----29.90-------
11222000 ESE 9.7 11.7----29.90+0.00------
11221950  E 9.7 11.7 5.6 9--29.90-------
11221940  E 9.7 11.7----29.89-------
11221930  E 9.7 11.7----29.89-------
11221920  E 9.7 11.7----29.89-------
11221910  E 9.7 11.7----29.89-------
11221900  E 9.7 11.7----29.89-0.02------
11221850  E 9.7 11.7 5.6 11--29.88-------
11221840  E 9.7 11.7----29.89-------
11221830  E 9.7 11.7----29.89-------
11221820  E 9.7 11.7----29.89-------
11221810  E 9.7 11.7----29.88-------
11221800  E 9.7 11.7----29.88-0.04------
11221750  E 9.7 11.7 5.9 11--29.89-------

Detailed Wave Summary
for 41041 as of
1640 GMT on 11/23/2017:

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 five days of that observation.

5-day plot - Significant Wave HeightSignificant Wave Height (WVHT): 5.6 ft
5-day plot - Swell HeightSwell Height (SwH): 5.6 ft
5-day plot - Swell PeriodSwell Period (SwP): 10.0 sec
5-day plot - Swell DirectionSwell Direction (SwD):NNE
5-day plot - Wind Wave HeightWind Wave Height (WWH): 1.3 ft
5-day plot - Wind Wave PeriodWind Wave Period (WWP): 3.7 sec
5-day plot - Wind Wave DirectionWind Wave Direction (WWD): E
5-day plot - Wave SteepnessWave Steepness (STEEPNESS): SWELL
5-day plot - Average Wave PeriodAverage Wave Period (APD): 6.8 sec
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
11231540  6.2 6.2 9.1 NE 1.3 3.8 NE AVERAGE 6.8
11231440  5.9 5.9 10.0NNE 1.3 3.4 E SWELL 6.8
11231340  6.2 5.9 9.1 NE 1.3 3.7 NE AVERAGE 6.8
11231240  6.2 5.9 10.0NNE 1.6 4.2 ENE SWELL 6.9
11231140  6.2 5.9 10.0NNE 1.6 4.5 ENE SWELL 6.8
11231040  6.6 6.2 9.1NNE 1.6 4.2 ENE AVERAGE 7.0
11230940  6.6 6.6 10.0NNE 1.3 3.2 ESE AVERAGE 7.4
11230840  5.9 5.9 9.1NNE 1.0 3.7 E AVERAGE 7.1
11230740  6.2 5.9 9.1NNE 1.0 3.8 ESE AVERAGE 7.2
11230640  5.9 5.6 7.7NNE 1.0 3.2 E STEEP 7.1
11230540  5.6 5.6 9.1NNE 1.3 3.7 ESE AVERAGE 7.2
11230440  5.9 5.9 8.3NNE 1.3 4.0 ESE AVERAGE 7.0
11230340  5.6 5.6 9.1NNE 1.3 4.3 E AVERAGE 6.9
11230240  5.6 5.2 10.8 N 1.3 3.3 E SWELL 6.8
11230140  6.6 6.2 9.1 NE 1.6 3.8 ESE AVERAGE 7.3
11230040  6.2 5.9 8.3NNE 1.3 3.8 E AVERAGE 7.1
11222340  5.6 5.2 7.7 NE 1.3 3.8 ENE STEEP 6.8
11222240  5.9 5.9 9.1NNE 1.3 3.8 E AVERAGE 6.9
11222140  5.6 5.6 9.1NNE 1.6 4.3 ESE AVERAGE 6.8
11222040  5.2 4.9 10.8 N 1.6 4.3 E SWELL 6.7
11221940  5.6 5.2 9.1NNE 1.6 4.8 ESE AVERAGE 7.0
11221840  5.6 5.2 10.8 N 2.0 4.8 ESE SWELL 6.8

Plot of wave energy versus frequency (and period)


Description of Measurements

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 the current month, previous months, and previous years.

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