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NERACOOS A01 - Massachusetts Bay
Current time: 6:31 AM EDT
Last update: 4/23 6:00 AM EDT
Owned/Operated by:
UMaine
Dr. Neal Pettigrew University of Maine
Last update 4/23 6:00 AM EDT
Wind speed 24 knots (28 mph, 45 kph)
Wind direction W (268°) True
Wind gust 30 knots (34 mph, 56 kph)
Wave height 4.2 ft (1.3 m)
Dominant wave period 4.6 sec
Air temperature 40 ° F (4.3 ° C)
Visibility 1.6 nm (1.9 miles, 3.0 km)
Atmospheric pressure 1006.94 mb
Water temperature (1m)n/a
Water temperature (20m)44 ° F (6.5 ° C)
Water temperature (50m)43 ° F (6.1 ° C)
Water temperature (51m)43 ° F (6.0 ° C)
Current direction (2m)E (98°) True
Current direction (10m)SE (139°) True
Current direction (14m)SE (145°) True
Current direction (18m)SSE (152°) True
Current direction (22m)SSE (162°) True
Current direction (26m)S (178°) True
Current direction (30m)S (191°) True
Current direction (34m)SSW (206°) True
Current direction (38m)SW (224°) True
Current direction (42m)WSW (254°) True
Current direction (46m)W (265°) True
Current direction (50m)SW (229°) True
Current direction (54m)SSW (206°) True
Current direction (58m)SSW (202°) True
Current speed (2m)0.4 kts (20.5 cm/sec)
Current speed (10m)0.3 kts (16.6 cm/sec)
Current speed (14m)0.3 kts (16.9 cm/sec)
Current speed (18m)0.3 kts (16.7 cm/sec)
Current speed (22m)0.3 kts (14.8 cm/sec)
Current speed (26m)0.3 kts (13.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (30m)0.3 kts (13.2 cm/sec)
Current speed (34m)0.3 kts (13.5 cm/sec)
Current speed (38m)0.2 kts (11.1 cm/sec)
Current speed (42m)0.2 kts (8.1 cm/sec)
Current speed (46m)0.1 kts (5.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (50m)0.1 kts (6.0 cm/sec)
Current speed (54m)0.2 kts (9.6 cm/sec)
Current speed (58m)0.2 kts (11.1 cm/sec)
Salinity (1m)n/a
Salinity (20m)32.15 psu
Salinity (50m)32.34 psu
Density (1m)n/a
Density (20m)25.23 kg/m3
Density (50m)25.44 kg/m3
Turbidity (3m)0.2 ntu
Chlorophyll concentration (3m)2.67mg chl/m3
Dissolved oxygen (50m)6.58 ml/l
Dissolved oxygen (51m)7.10 ml/l
Oxygen saturation (50m)7.03 ml/l
Oxygen saturation (51m)7.02 ml/l
Percent oxygen saturation (50m)93.61%
Percent oxygen saturation (51m)101.09%