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Station 42395 - Shell Alcyone Buoy - C16522 - Walker Ridge 552 Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 42395

Station operated by Shell International E&P
Buoy
26.404 N 90.792 W (26°24'15" N 90°47'32" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 3 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 3 m above site elevation
Water depth: 2941.9 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 42395 as of
(7:20 am CST)
1320 GMT on 02/22/2018:
     

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): ESE ( 120 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 17.5 kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 23.3 kts
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 5.9 ft
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 7 sec
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 30.22 in
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 77.0 °F
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 77.0 °F
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
(CST)
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
0222 7:00 amESE 19.4 23.3 5.9 7--30.21+0.03 76.8 77.0----
0222 6:40 amESE 19.4 23.3 5.9 7--30.21- 76.8 77.2----
0222 6:20 amESE 19.4 25.3 5.2 8--30.20- 76.8 77.2----
0222 6:00 amESE 21.4 25.3 5.2 8--30.19+0.01 76.6 77.2----
0222 5:40 amESE 19.4 25.3 5.2 7--30.19- 76.8 77.2----
0222 5:20 amESE 21.4 25.3 5.6 6--30.19- 76.8 77.2----
0222 5:00 amESE 19.4 23.3 5.6 6--30.18+0.00 76.8 77.0----
0222 4:40 amESE 19.4 23.3 5.6 7--30.18- 76.8 77.0----
0222 4:20 amESE 17.5 21.4 5.9 7--30.19- 76.8 77.0----
0222 4:00 amESE 19.4 23.3 5.9 7--30.19-0.01 77.0 77.0----
0222 3:40 amESE 19.4 25.3 5.6 8--30.18- 77.0 77.0----
0222 3:20 amESE 19.4 23.3 5.6 7--30.18- 77.0 77.2----
0222 3:00 amESE 21.4 25.3 5.6 7--30.18-0.02 77.0 77.2----
0222 2:40 amESE 21.4 25.3 5.9 8--30.18- 77.0 77.2----
0222 2:20 amESE 19.4 27.2 4.9 6--30.18- 77.0 77.2----
0222 2:00 amESE 19.4 23.3 4.9 6--30.19-0.02 77.0 77.2----
0222 1:40 amESE 19.4 23.3 5.2 7--30.19- 77.0 77.2----
0222 1:20 amESE 19.4 25.3 4.9 8--30.19- 77.0 77.2----
0222 1:00 amESE 19.4 23.3 4.9 8--30.19+0.00 77.0 77.2----
022212:40 amESE 19.4 23.3 4.9 7--30.19- 77.0 77.2----
022212:20 amESE 19.4 23.3 5.2 7--30.20- 77.0 77.2----
022212:00 amESE 17.5 21.4 5.2 7--30.20+0.01 77.0 77.2----
022111:40 pmESE 17.5 23.3 5.2 7--30.20- 77.0 77.2----
022111:20 pmESE 17.5 21.4 5.2 7--30.20- 77.0 77.2----
022111:00 pmESE 17.5 21.4 5.2 7--30.21+0.04 77.0 77.2----
022110:40 pmESE 17.5 23.3 5.2 7--30.20- 77.0 77.2----
022110:20 pmESE 17.5 21.4 5.2 7--30.20- 77.2 77.2----
022110:00 pmESE 19.4 23.3 5.2 7--30.20+0.04 77.2 77.2----
0221 9:40 pmESE 19.4 23.3 5.6 7--30.19- 77.2 77.4----
0221 9:20 pmESE 19.4 25.3 4.9 7--30.19- 77.4 77.4----
0221 9:00 pmESE 19.4 25.3 4.9 7--30.19+0.04 77.4 77.4----
0221 8:40 pmESE 19.4 27.2 5.2 6--30.18- 77.4 77.4----
0221 8:20 pmESE 21.4 25.3 5.6 7--30.18- 77.4 77.4----
0221 8:00 pmESE 19.4 21.4 5.6 7--30.17+0.03 77.4 77.4----
0221 7:40 pmESE 19.4 23.3 5.2 7--30.16- 77.2 77.4----
0221 7:20 pmESE 17.5 21.4 4.9 7--30.16- 77.2 77.4----
0221 7:00 pmESE 17.5 19.4 4.9 7--30.16+0.02 77.2 77.4----
0221 6:40 pmESE 17.5 19.4 4.9 7--30.16- 77.4 77.4----
0221 6:20 pmESE 15.5 19.4 4.9 7--30.15- 77.4 77.4----
0221 6:00 pmESE 15.5 19.4 4.9 7--30.15+0.00 77.5 77.4----
0221 5:40 pm SE 15.5 19.4 4.9 7--30.15- 77.7 77.4----
0221 4:40 pmESE 15.5 19.4 6.2 7--30.14- 77.9 77.5----
0221 4:20 pm SE 15.5 19.4 5.6 7--30.14- 77.9 77.5----
0221 4:00 pm SE 17.5 21.4 5.6 7--30.14-0.04 77.9 77.5----
0221 3:40 pm SE 15.5 19.4 5.2 8--30.14- 77.9 77.5----
0221 3:20 pm SE 17.5 21.4 5.9 8--30.14- 77.9 77.5----
0221 3:00 pm SE 17.5 21.4 5.9 8--30.15-0.04 77.9 77.5----
0221 2:40 pm SE 15.5 19.4 6.2 8--30.15- 77.9 77.5----
0221 2:20 pmESE 15.5 19.4 5.9 8--30.16- 77.9 77.5----
0221 2:00 pmESE 15.5 19.4 5.9 8--30.16-0.04 77.9 77.5----
0221 1:40 pmESE 15.5 21.4 6.6 7--30.16- 77.9 77.4----
0221 1:20 pmESE 15.5 21.4 5.9 7--30.17- 77.9 77.4----
0221 1:00 pmESE 15.5 19.4 5.9 7--30.18-0.02 78.1 77.4----
022112:40 pm SE 15.5 19.4 5.6 7--30.18- 77.9 77.4----
022112:20 pmESE 17.5 23.3 5.9 7--30.18- 77.9 77.4----
022112:00 pm SE 17.5 23.3 5.9 7--30.18+0.00 77.9 77.4----
022111:40 amESE 17.5 23.3 6.6 7--30.19- 77.9 77.4----
022111:20 am SE 19.4 23.3 5.9 7--30.19- 77.9 77.2----
022111:00 amESE 19.4 23.3 5.9 7--30.20+0.03 77.9 77.2----
022110:40 amESE 21.4 25.3 5.9 7--30.20- 77.9 77.2----
022110:20 amESE 21.4 27.2 5.2 8--30.20- 77.9 77.2----
022110:00 amESE 19.4 23.3 5.2 8--30.20+0.04 77.9 77.2----
0221 9:40 amESE 19.4 27.2 5.6 6--30.19- 77.9 77.2----
0221 9:20 amESE 19.4 23.3 5.6 7--30.19- 77.9 77.0----
0221 9:00 amESE 15.5 19.4 5.6 7--30.19+0.05 77.9 77.0----
0221 8:40 amESE 17.5 21.4 5.6 7--30.18- 77.7 77.0----
0221 8:20 amESE 17.5 23.3 5.6 6--30.17- 77.7 77.0----
0221 8:00 amESE 19.4 23.3 5.6 6--30.17+0.04 77.5 77.0----

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 42395

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
    7:20 am CST    7:00 am CST    6:40 am CST    6:20 am CST    6:00 am CST    5:40 am CST    5:20 am CST    5:00 am CST
Depth
ft
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
171     230 1.03    230 0.97    230 1.07    230 1.01    230 1.05    230 1.09    230 1.05    230 0.95
236     240 1.09    230 0.95    240 1.05    230 1.01    240 1.05    240 1.03    240 1.09    240 0.93
302     240 0.99    240 0.91    230 0.93    230 0.97    220 0.99    230 0.93    230 0.99    230 0.95
367     230 0.97    220 0.91    220 0.87    210 0.82    200 0.82    210 0.82    210 0.82    220 0.76
433     230 1.01    230 0.87    230 0.93    220 0.93    210 0.84    220 0.85    210 0.85    220 0.84
499     230 0.99    220 0.84    220 0.99    230 1.09    220 0.97    220 0.87    210 0.80    210 0.76
564     230 0.82    210 0.60    220 0.85    220 0.95    210 0.91    220 0.89    200 0.70    210 0.70
630     230 0.82    220 0.68    230 0.82    220 1.03    210 0.93    220 0.91    210 0.74    210 0.85
696     230 0.89    230 0.66    230 0.87    230 1.03    220 0.99    220 0.93    220 0.85    220 0.84
761     240 0.89    230 0.72    230 0.85    230 0.97    230 0.82    230 0.87    230 0.82    230 0.78
827     240 0.89    230 0.82    230 0.87    230 0.89    220 0.78    230 0.80    220 0.68    230 0.70
892     240 0.82    230 0.74    240 0.85    230 0.80    230 0.82    230 0.72    220 0.60    220 0.62
958     240 0.87    240 0.80    240 0.84    230 0.82    230 0.85    230 0.85    230 0.78    230 0.70
1024     250 0.91    240 0.85    230 0.82    230 0.76    230 0.80    240 0.87    230 0.85    230 0.80
1089     240 0.91    240 0.87    230 0.78    230 0.76    230 0.82    230 0.93    230 0.93    230 0.84
1155     240 0.85    240 0.85    230 0.74    230 0.74    230 0.78    240 0.84    230 0.89    230 0.80
1220     240 0.74    240 0.74    230 0.68    230 0.62    240 0.72    240 0.72    240 0.78    240 0.74
1286     240 0.70    240 0.62    230 0.56    230 0.52    240 0.62    240 0.66    240 0.70    240 0.68
1352     240 0.66    240 0.52    230 0.51    230 0.47    230 0.52    230 0.62    230 0.66    230 0.62
1417     240 0.62    240 0.52    230 0.49    220 0.51    230 0.56    230 0.58    230 0.64    230 0.68
1483     250 0.60    240 0.54    230 0.47    230 0.51    230 0.54    240 0.56    230 0.66    230 0.64
1549     250 0.58    250 0.54    230 0.52    230 0.54    230 0.58    240 0.60    230 0.68    240 0.62
1614     250 0.64    250 0.58    240 0.54    240 0.56    240 0.56    240 0.56    240 0.68    230 0.60
1680     250 0.62    240 0.58    240 0.51    240 0.56    240 0.60    230 0.58    240 0.60    240 0.54
1745     250 0.54    240 0.47    230 0.41    240 0.51    240 0.60    240 0.56    230 0.56    240 0.47
1811     230 0.52    220 0.47    220 0.41    230 0.49    230 0.64    230 0.54    230 0.49    230 0.43
1877     210 0.51    210 0.52    210 0.41    220 0.49    220 0.51    220 0.52    220 0.51    230 0.49
1942     210 0.41    210 0.47    200 0.39    210 0.43    220 0.47    210 0.45    210 0.45    220 0.52
2008     210 0.31    200 0.37    200 0.31    210 0.41    220 0.35    210 0.31    210 0.43    230 0.49
2073     230 0.41    220 0.37    230 0.41    240 0.43    240 0.25    230 0.31    220 0.43    230 0.41
2139     240 0.41    240 0.39    240 0.47    240 0.49    240 0.35    230 0.41    220 0.45    240 0.43
2205     250 0.51    240 0.51    240 0.56    250 0.56    250 0.49    230 0.49    230 0.56    250 0.47
2270     240 0.52    240 0.60    240 0.60    240 0.54    240 0.54    230 0.52    230 0.60    250 0.54
2336     240 0.49    230 0.51    230 0.56    230 0.58    230 0.58    240 0.54    240 0.54    240 0.45
2402     240 0.49    220 0.52    230 0.58    240 0.56    230 0.51    240 0.52    240 0.56    250 0.43
2467     240 0.45    220 0.41    220 0.47    230 0.45   --   --    240 0.49    250 0.37
2533     230 0.35   --   --   --   --   --   --   --

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 42395


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