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NERACOOS E01 - Central Maine Shelf
Current time: 6:36 AM EDT
Last update: 5/28 6:00 AM EDT
Owned/Operated by:
UMaine
Dr. Neal Pettigrew University of Maine
Last update 5/28 6:00 AM EDT
Wind speed 5 knots (5 mph, 9 kph)
Wind direction SE (126°) True
Wind gust 6 knots (7 mph, 11 kph)
Wave height 2.5 ft (0.8 m)
Dominant wave period 8.0 sec
Air temperature 45 ° F (7.3 ° C)
Visibility n/a
Atmospheric pressure 1014.31 mb
Water temperature (1m)44 ° F (6.9 ° C)
Water temperature (2m)44 ° F (6.8 ° C)
Water temperature (50m)42 ° F (5.6 ° C)
Water temperature (87m)41 ° F (5.1 ° C)
Current direction (2m)SSW (213°) True
Current direction (10m)SW (228°) True
Current direction (14m)SW (232°) True
Current direction (18m)SW (235°) True
Current direction (22m)SW (234°) True
Current direction (26m)WSW (238°) True
Current direction (30m)WSW (243°) True
Current direction (34m)SW (232°) True
Current direction (38m)SW (215°) True
Current direction (42m)SSW (197°) True
Current direction (46m)S (174°) True
Current direction (50m)SSE (152°) True
Current direction (54m)SE (139°) True
Current direction (58m)SE (138°) True
Current direction (62m)SE (132°) True
Current direction (66m)SE (129°) True
Current direction (70m)ESE (122°) True
Current direction (74m)ESE (113°) True
Current direction (78m)ESE (103°) True
Current direction (82m)E (99°) True
Current direction (86m)E (92°) True
Current direction (90m)E (86°) True
Current speed (2m)0.6 kts (30.5 cm/sec)
Current speed (10m)0.8 kts (40.9 cm/sec)
Current speed (14m)0.8 kts (39.5 cm/sec)
Current speed (18m)0.7 kts (38.5 cm/sec)
Current speed (22m)0.7 kts (34.2 cm/sec)
Current speed (26m)0.6 kts (32.0 cm/sec)
Current speed (30m)0.5 kts (24.6 cm/sec)
Current speed (34m)0.4 kts (18.7 cm/sec)
Current speed (38m)0.3 kts (15.2 cm/sec)
Current speed (42m)0.3 kts (14.5 cm/sec)
Current speed (46m)0.3 kts (13.2 cm/sec)
Current speed (50m)0.2 kts (11.7 cm/sec)
Current speed (54m)0.2 kts (11.6 cm/sec)
Current speed (58m)0.2 kts (12.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (62m)0.3 kts (13.2 cm/sec)
Current speed (66m)0.3 kts (16.6 cm/sec)
Current speed (70m)0.4 kts (20.9 cm/sec)
Current speed (74m)0.5 kts (24.1 cm/sec)
Current speed (78m)0.5 kts (26.9 cm/sec)
Current speed (82m)0.6 kts (29.0 cm/sec)
Current speed (86m)0.6 kts (30.2 cm/sec)
Current speed (90m)0.6 kts (30.0 cm/sec)
Salinity (1m)30.67 psu
Salinity (50m)31.56 psu
Salinity (87m)31.89 psu
Density (1m)24.02 kg/m3
Density (50m)24.88 kg/m3
Density (87m)25.20 kg/m3
Transmissivity (0.25m pathlength) (87m)89.91%
Beam Attenuation Coefficient (87m)0.43 1/m