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NERACOOS A01 - Massachusetts Bay
Current time: 4:01 AM EDT
Last update: 7/25 3:00 AM EDT
Owned/Operated by:
UMaine
Dr. Neal Pettigrew University of Maine
Last update 7/25 3:00 AM EDT
Wind speed 4 knots (4 mph, 7 kph)
Wind direction NW (312°) True
Wind gust 4 knots (5 mph, 9 kph)
Wave height 1.1 ft (0.3 m)
Dominant wave period 6.7 sec
Air temperature 70 ° F (20.8 ° C)
Visibility 1.6 nm (1.8 miles, 3.0 km)
Atmospheric pressure 1013.59 mb
Water temperature (1m)69 ° F (20.3 ° C)
Water temperature (2m)69 ° F (20.4 ° C)
Water temperature (20m)49 ° F (9.5 ° C)
Water temperature (50m)46 ° F (7.7 ° C)
Water temperature (52m)46 ° F (7.5 ° C)
Current direction (2m)S (183°) True
Current direction (10m)S (189°) True
Current direction (14m)SSW (204°) True
Current direction (18m)SSW (195°) True
Current direction (22m)SSW (205°) True
Current direction (26m)SW (220°) True
Current direction (30m)SW (229°) True
Current direction (34m)SW (234°) True
Current direction (38m)SW (234°) True
Current direction (42m)WSW (239°) True
Current direction (46m)WSW (238°) True
Current direction (50m)WSW (237°) True
Current direction (54m)SW (230°) True
Current direction (58m)SW (227°) True
Current speed (2m)0.2 kts (8.5 cm/sec)
Current speed (10m)0.1 kts (7.2 cm/sec)
Current speed (14m)0.2 kts (12.1 cm/sec)
Current speed (18m)0.3 kts (15.9 cm/sec)
Current speed (22m)0.4 kts (19.9 cm/sec)
Current speed (26m)0.5 kts (23.3 cm/sec)
Current speed (30m)0.5 kts (23.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (34m)0.5 kts (24.6 cm/sec)
Current speed (38m)0.5 kts (26.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (42m)0.5 kts (26.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (46m)0.5 kts (26.3 cm/sec)
Current speed (50m)0.5 kts (23.9 cm/sec)
Current speed (54m)0.4 kts (22.0 cm/sec)
Current speed (58m)0.4 kts (19.5 cm/sec)
Salinity (1m)31.50 psu
Salinity (20m)32.27 psu
Salinity (50m)32.23 psu
Salinity (52m)32.24 psu
Density (1m)22.01 kg/m3
Density (20m)24.91 kg/m3
Density (50m)25.14 kg/m3
Density (52m)25.18 kg/m3
Turbidity (3m)n/a
Chlorophyll concentration (3m)1.03mg chl/m3
Dissolved oxygen (50m)4.91 ml/l
Dissolved oxygen (51m)5.87 ml/l
Oxygen saturation (50m)6.78 ml/l
Oxygen saturation (51m)6.76 ml/l
Percent oxygen saturation (50m)72.37%
Percent oxygen saturation (51m)86.90%
Transmissivity (0.25m pathlength) (52m)96.27%
Beam Attenuation Coefficient (52m)0.15 1/m