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NERACOOS A01 - Massachusetts Bay
Current time: 8:26 PM EST
Last update: 1/27 8:00 PM EST
Owned/Operated by:
UMaine
Dr. Neal Pettigrew University of Maine
Last update 1/27 8:00 PM EST
Wind speed 14 knots (17 mph, 27 kph)
Wind direction NNW (345°) True
Wind gust 17 knots (19 mph, 32 kph)
Wave height 3.0 ft (0.9 m)
Dominant wave period 5.3 sec
Air temperature 36 ° F (2.0 ° C)
Visibility 1.6 nm (1.9 miles, 3.0 km)
Atmospheric pressure 1015.75 mb
Water temperature (1m)n/a
Water temperature (20m)41 ° F (5.0 ° C)
Water temperature (50m)42 ° F (5.6 ° C)
Water temperature (51m)42 ° F (5.5 ° C)
Current direction (2m)W (266°) True
Current direction (10m)WSW (242°) True
Current direction (14m)WSW (239°) True
Current direction (18m)WSW (237°) True
Current direction (22m)SW (225°) True
Current direction (26m)SSW (205°) True
Current direction (30m)S (191°) True
Current direction (34m)S (185°) True
Current direction (38m)S (186°) True
Current direction (42m)S (182°) True
Current direction (46m)S (184°) True
Current direction (50m)S (189°) True
Current direction (54m)S (187°) True
Current direction (58m)S (177°) True
Current speed (2m)0.3 kts (17.7 cm/sec)
Current speed (10m)0.2 kts (9.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (14m)0.2 kts (8.8 cm/sec)
Current speed (18m)0.2 kts (8.7 cm/sec)
Current speed (22m)0.1 kts (6.8 cm/sec)
Current speed (26m)0.1 kts (6.3 cm/sec)
Current speed (30m)0.1 kts (7.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (34m)0.1 kts (7.2 cm/sec)
Current speed (38m)0.1 kts (6.9 cm/sec)
Current speed (42m)0.1 kts (6.4 cm/sec)
Current speed (46m)0.1 kts (7.0 cm/sec)
Current speed (50m)0.1 kts (6.7 cm/sec)
Current speed (54m)0.1 kts (5.3 cm/sec)
Current speed (58m)0.1 kts (3.2 cm/sec)
Salinity (1m)n/a
Salinity (20m)31.96 psu
Salinity (50m)32.18 psu
Density (1m)n/a
Density (20m)25.26 kg/m3
Density (50m)25.38 kg/m3
Turbidity (3m)0.2 ntu
Chlorophyll concentration (3m)2.51mg chl/m3
Dissolved oxygen (50m)6.93 ml/l
Dissolved oxygen (51m)7.09 ml/l
Oxygen saturation (50m)7.12 ml/l
Oxygen saturation (51m)7.10 ml/l
Percent oxygen saturation (50m)97.27%
Percent oxygen saturation (51m)99.84%