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Station GDIL1 - Grand Isle, LA
Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center C-MAN Station MARS payload 29.267 N 89.957 W (29°16'0" N 89°57'24" W)
Site elevation: 1.8 m above mean sea level Air temp height: 15.2 m above site elevation Anemometer height: 15.8 m above site elevation Barometer elevation: 9.1 m above mean sea level
The Coast Guard building where this station is located sustained extensive damage during Hurricane Katrina. Because of this, we anticipate a lengthy station outage. For comparable local weather and water level observations, see Station GISL1.