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NERACOOS A01 - Massachusetts Bay
Current time: 5:05 AM EDT
Last update: 5/26 4:30 AM EDT
Owned/Operated by:
UMaine
Dr. Neal Pettigrew University of Maine
Last update 5/26 4:30 AM EDT
Wind speed 13 knots (15 mph, 25 kph)
Wind direction SSW (196°) True
Wind gust 15 knots (18 mph, 29 kph)
Wave height 5.8 ft (1.8 m)
Dominant wave period 10.7 sec
Air temperature 52 ° F (11.2 ° C)
Visibility 1.6 nm (1.9 miles, 3.0 km)
Atmospheric pressure 1011.04 mb
Water temperature (1m)51 ° F (10.6 ° C)
Water temperature (20m)43 ° F (6.4 ° C)
Water temperature (50m)41 ° F (5.1 ° C)
Water temperature (51m)41 ° F (5.1 ° C)
Current direction (10m)SW (219°) True
Current direction (14m)SW (225°) True
Current direction (18m)SW (215°) True
Current direction (22m)SSW (205°) True
Current direction (26m)SSW (199°) True
Current direction (30m)SSW (196°) True
Current direction (34m)S (186°) True
Current direction (38m)S (182°) True
Current direction (42m)S (175°) True
Current direction (46m)S (174°) True
Current direction (50m)S (176°) True
Current direction (54m)S (172°) True
Current direction (58m)SSE (168°) True
Current speed (10m)0.5 kts (23.9 cm/sec)
Current speed (14m)0.5 kts (27.0 cm/sec)
Current speed (18m)0.4 kts (20.5 cm/sec)
Current speed (22m)0.4 kts (19.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (26m)0.4 kts (18.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (30m)0.3 kts (16.8 cm/sec)
Current speed (34m)0.4 kts (20.1 cm/sec)
Current speed (38m)0.4 kts (20.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (42m)0.4 kts (19.2 cm/sec)
Current speed (46m)0.4 kts (18.2 cm/sec)
Current speed (50m)0.3 kts (17.2 cm/sec)
Current speed (54m)0.4 kts (18.6 cm/sec)
Current speed (58m)0.4 kts (20.0 cm/sec)
Salinity (1m)29.48 psu
Salinity (20m)31.42 psu
Salinity (50m)31.86 psu
Density (1m)22.54 kg/m3
Density (20m)24.68 kg/m3
Density (50m)25.18 kg/m3
Turbidity (3m)13.8 ntu
Chlorophyll concentration (3m)n/a
Dissolved oxygen (50m)6.49 ml/l
Dissolved oxygen (51m)6.96 ml/l
Oxygen saturation (50m)7.22 ml/l
Oxygen saturation (51m)7.18 ml/l
Percent oxygen saturation (50m)89.83%
Percent oxygen saturation (51m)96.99%