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NERACOOS A01 - Massachusetts Bay
Current time: 5:00 PM EDT
Last update: 10/17 4:00 PM EDT
Owned/Operated by:
UMaine
Dr. Neal Pettigrew University of Maine
Last update 10/17 4:00 PM EDT
Wind speed 17 knots (20 mph, 32 kph)
Wind direction WNW (284°) True
Wind gust 22 knots (25 mph, 40 kph)
Wave height 2.7 ft (0.8 m)
Dominant wave period 3.6 sec
Air temperature 58 ° F (14.5 ° C)
Visibility 1.6 nm (1.9 miles, 3.0 km)
Atmospheric pressure 1004.93 mb
Water temperature (1m)57 ° F (14.0 ° C)
Water temperature (20m)57 ° F (13.7 ° C)
Water temperature (50m)51 ° F (10.6 ° C)
Water temperature (51m)51 ° F (10.6 ° C)
Current direction (10m)SE (138°) True
Current direction (14m)SSE (156°) True
Current direction (18m)S (174°) True
Current direction (22m)S (184°) True
Current direction (26m)S (184°) True
Current direction (30m)SSW (193°) True
Current direction (34m)WNW (298°) True
Current direction (38m)W (271°) True
Current direction (42m)WSW (252°) True
Current direction (46m)WSW (244°) True
Current direction (50m)WSW (240°) True
Current direction (54m)WSW (241°) True
Current direction (58m)WSW (237°) True
Current speed (10m)0.5 kts (26.0 cm/sec)
Current speed (14m)0.5 kts (23.8 cm/sec)
Current speed (18m)0.4 kts (20.2 cm/sec)
Current speed (22m)0.3 kts (16.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (26m)0.2 kts (11.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (30m)0.1 kts (3.6 cm/sec)
Current speed (34m)0.1 kts (4.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (38m)0.2 kts (9.9 cm/sec)
Current speed (42m)0.3 kts (15.2 cm/sec)
Current speed (46m)0.3 kts (17.5 cm/sec)
Current speed (50m)0.4 kts (18.1 cm/sec)
Current speed (54m)0.3 kts (17.3 cm/sec)
Current speed (58m)0.3 kts (17.5 cm/sec)
Salinity (1m)31.83 psu
Salinity (20m)31.98 psu
Salinity (50m)32.44 psu
Density (1m)23.73 kg/m3
Density (20m)23.91 kg/m3
Density (50m)24.86 kg/m3
Turbidity (3m)0.3 ntu
Chlorophyll concentration (3m)5.26mg chl/m3
Dissolved oxygen (50m)5.05 ml/l
Dissolved oxygen (51m)5.27 ml/l
Oxygen saturation (50m)6.34 ml/l
Oxygen saturation (51m)6.32 ml/l
Percent oxygen saturation (50m)79.61%
Percent oxygen saturation (51m)83.30%