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NERACOOS A01 - Massachusetts Bay
Current time: 2:25 PM EDT
Last update: 9/26 1:30 PM EDT
Owned/Operated by:
UMaine
Dr. Neal Pettigrew University of Maine
Last update 9/26 1:30 PM EDT
Wind speed 7 knots (8 mph, 14 kph)
Wind direction WSW (257°) True
Wind gust 9 knots (11 mph, 18 kph)
Wave height 4.3 ft (1.3 m)
Dominant wave period 8.0 sec
Air temperature 68 ° F (19.7 ° C)
Visibility 1.6 nm (1.9 miles, 3.0 km)
Atmospheric pressure 1005.53 mb
Water temperature (1m)n/a
Water temperature (10m)66 ° F (18.8 ° C)
Water temperature (20m)57 ° F (14.0 ° C)
Water temperature (50m)50 ° F (9.8 ° C)
Water temperature (51m)49 ° F (9.7 ° C)
Current direction (2m)WNW (288°) True
Current direction (10m)SW (234°) True
Current direction (14m)SW (218°) True
Current direction (18m)SW (218°) True
Current direction (22m)SW (233°) True
Current direction (26m)WSW (239°) True
Current direction (30m)WSW (241°) True
Current direction (34m)WSW (242°) True
Current direction (38m)SW (235°) True
Current direction (42m)SW (231°) True
Current direction (46m)SW (229°) True
Current direction (50m)SW (232°) True
Current direction (54m)WSW (239°) True
Current direction (58m)WSW (245°) True
Current speed (2m)0.1 kts (5.5 cm/sec)
Current speed (10m)0.3 kts (14.7 cm/sec)
Current speed (14m)0.4 kts (21.6 cm/sec)
Current speed (18m)0.6 kts (28.8 cm/sec)
Current speed (22m)0.5 kts (25.2 cm/sec)
Current speed (26m)0.6 kts (28.5 cm/sec)
Current speed (30m)0.5 kts (25.3 cm/sec)
Current speed (34m)0.5 kts (23.5 cm/sec)
Current speed (38m)0.4 kts (21.9 cm/sec)
Current speed (42m)0.4 kts (19.7 cm/sec)
Current speed (46m)0.4 kts (18.1 cm/sec)
Current speed (50m)0.3 kts (14.5 cm/sec)
Current speed (54m)0.3 kts (13.3 cm/sec)
Current speed (58m)0.2 kts (12.0 cm/sec)
Salinity (1m)n/a
Salinity (10m)31.32 psu
Salinity (20m)32.40 psu
Salinity (50m)32.56 psu
Density (1m)n/a
Density (10m)22.27 kg/m3
Density (20m)24.19 kg/m3
Density (50m)25.09 kg/m3
Turbidity (3m)0.4 ntu
Chlorophyll concentration (3m)2.92mg chl/m3
Dissolved oxygen (50m)3.25 ml/l
Dissolved oxygen (51m)4.64 ml/l
Oxygen saturation (50m)6.45 ml/l
Oxygen saturation (51m)6.45 ml/l
Percent oxygen saturation (50m)50.41%
Percent oxygen saturation (51m)71.86%