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Station 42360 - BW Pioneer buoy - C16471 - Walker Ridge 249 Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 42360

Station operated by Petrobras - USA
Buoy
26.672 N 90.471 W (26°40'18" N 90°28'14" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 3.5 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 3 m above site elevation
Water depth: 2530.7 m

Anemometers are located at 3 meters above sea level but they are corrected to 10 meters by the owner.

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Conditions at 42360 as of
(1:00 pm CDT)
1800 GMT on 04/23/2018:
     

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5-day plot - Wind Direction Wind Direction (WDIR): N ( 360 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 7.8 kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 7.8 kts
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 3.3 ft
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 6 sec
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 30.05 in
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): -0.01 in ( Falling )
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 75.9 °F
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): 7.8 kts
5-day plot - Wind Speed, Wind Gust and Atmospheric Pressure Combined plot of Wind Speed, Gust, and Air Pressure
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
(CDT)
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
042312:00 pm N 5.8 7.8 3.3 6--30.06-- 75.9----
042311:00 am N 5.8 7.8 3.3 6--30.05-- 75.9----
042310:00 am N 7.8 9.7 3.0 6--30.05-- 75.9----
0423 9:00 am N 5.8 7.8 3.0 6--30.03-- 75.9----
0423 8:00 am N 7.8 9.7 2.6 5--30.02-- 75.9----
0423 7:00 am N 7.8 9.7 3.0 5--30.00-- 75.9----
0423 6:00 am N 7.8 7.8 3.0 5--29.97-- 75.9----
0423 5:00 amNNW 11.7 13.6 3.3 5--29.96-- 75.9----
0423 4:00 amNNW 9.7 11.7 3.6 5--29.95-- 76.1----
0423 3:00 amNNW 9.7 11.7 3.0 5--29.96-- 76.1----
0423 2:00 am NW 9.7 9.7 3.6 5--29.98-- 76.1----
0423 1:00 amNNW 11.7 13.6 3.6 6--29.98-- 76.1----
042312:00 amNNW 11.7 13.6 3.9 5--29.99-- 76.1----
042211:00 pm NW 11.7 11.7 3.3 5--30.00-- 76.1----
042210:00 pmNNW 11.7 15.5 3.3 4--29.98-- 76.1----
0422 9:00 pm NW 13.6 15.5 3.3 4--29.96-- 76.1----
0422 8:00 pm NW 13.6 15.5 3.3 6--29.94-- 76.1----
0422 7:00 pmWNW 15.5 17.5 3.0 6--29.92-- 76.1----
0422 6:00 pm W 13.6 15.5 3.3 6--29.92-- 76.1----
0422 5:00 pm W 15.5 17.5 3.3 7--29.90-- 76.1----
0422 4:00 pm SW 17.5 21.4 3.3 7--29.90-- 76.1----
0422 3:00 pm SW 15.5 17.5 3.3 7--29.92-- 76.1----
0422 2:00 pmSSW 15.5 15.5 3.3 6--29.94-- 76.1----

Disclaimer: Ocean current directions are measured to the nearest 10 degrees and speeds are measured to the nearest whole centimeter per second.

Ocean Current Data for 42360

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
    1:00 pm CDT   12:00 pm CDT   11:00 am CDT
Depth
ft
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
3     260 0.95    260 1.28    270 1.24
98     340 1.44    340 1.48    340 1.36
164     350 1.26    350 1.34    350 1.18
230     350 1.26    350 1.26    350 1.17
295     340 1.32    350 1.30    350 1.20
361     340 1.32    350 1.26    340 1.18
427     340 1.18    340 1.17    340 1.07
492     340 1.03    340 1.13    340 1.03
558     350 0.97    350 1.05    340 0.95
623     350 0.95    350 1.03    340 0.89
689     350 0.85    350 0.87    340 0.82
755     350 0.84    350 0.93    340 0.80
820     350 0.80    350 0.89    350 0.72
886     350 0.68    360 0.74    360 0.62
951     350 0.58    360 0.72    360 0.58
1017     350 0.60    360 0.84    350 0.64
1083     340 0.62    350 0.70    350 0.66
1148     350 0.62    350 0.70    340 0.64
1214     350 0.54    350 0.62    350 0.51
1280     350 0.51    350 0.52    350 0.49
1345     350 0.51    0 0.52    360 0.43
1411     360 0.47    0 0.49    350 0.41
1476     350 0.35    350 0.45    360 0.35
1542     340 0.39    350 0.43    350 0.35
1608     340 0.39    340 0.43    350 0.29
1673     350 0.37    340 0.39    350 0.33
1739     350 0.35    350 0.41    350 0.31
1804     340 0.31    360 0.33    360 0.29
1870     350 0.16    340 0.51    230 0.14

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 42360


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