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NERACOOS A01 - Massachusetts Bay
Current time: 6:55 AM EST
Last update: 12/08 6:00 AM EST
Owned/Operated by:
UMaine
Dr. Neal Pettigrew University of Maine
Last update 12/08 6:00 AM EST
Wind speed 11 knots (13 mph, 21 kph)
Wind direction W (267°) True
Wind gust 14 knots (16 mph, 25 kph)
Wave height 2.6 ft (0.8 m)
Dominant wave period 3.1 sec
Air temperature 42 ° F (5.7 ° C)
Visibility 1.6 nm (1.8 miles, 3.0 km)
Atmospheric pressure 1012.92 mb
Water temperature (1m)48 ° F (8.8 ° C)
Water temperature (2m)48 ° F (8.8 ° C)
Water temperature (20m)50 ° F (9.8 ° C)
Water temperature (50m)50 ° F (10.0 ° C)
Water temperature (52m)50 ° F (10.0 ° C)
Current direction (2m)SSE (159°) True
Current direction (10m)SSE (168°) True
Current direction (14m)S (173°) True
Current direction (18m)SSE (166°) True
Current direction (22m)S (191°) True
Current direction (26m)SSW (201°) True
Current direction (30m)SW (217°) True
Current direction (34m)SW (222°) True
Current direction (38m)SW (219°) True
Current direction (42m)SSW (199°) True
Current direction (46m)SSW (194°) True
Current direction (50m)S (180°) True
Current direction (54m)SSE (154°) True
Current direction (58m)SSE (159°) True
Current speed (2m)0.4 kts (19.9 cm/sec)
Current speed (10m)0.4 kts (22.2 cm/sec)
Current speed (14m)0.3 kts (15.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (18m)0.1 kts (5.5 cm/sec)
Current speed (22m)0.1 kts (5.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (26m)0.1 kts (5.8 cm/sec)
Current speed (30m)0.1 kts (5.1 cm/sec)
Current speed (34m)0.1 kts (6.0 cm/sec)
Current speed (38m)0.1 kts (6.5 cm/sec)
Current speed (42m)0.1 kts (6.9 cm/sec)
Current speed (46m)0.1 kts (7.2 cm/sec)
Current speed (50m)0.1 kts (6.3 cm/sec)
Current speed (54m)0.1 kts (6.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (58m)0.1 kts (6.9 cm/sec)
Salinity (1m)32.10 psu
Salinity (20m)32.77 psu
Salinity (50m)32.93 psu
Salinity (52m)32.93 psu
Density (1m)24.87 kg/m3
Density (20m)25.25 kg/m3
Density (50m)25.33 kg/m3
Density (52m)25.33 kg/m3
Turbidity (3m)5.0 ntu
Chlorophyll concentration (3m)29.10mg chl/m3
Dissolved oxygen (50m)4.77 ml/l
Dissolved oxygen (51m)5.81 ml/l
Oxygen saturation (50m)6.40 ml/l
Oxygen saturation (51m)6.41 ml/l
Percent oxygen saturation (50m)74.62%
Percent oxygen saturation (51m)90.60%
Transmissivity (0.25m pathlength) (52m)95.94%
Beam Attenuation Coefficient (52m)0.17 1/m