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Station Map | Alpena | Cleveland | Muskegon | Saginaw Bay | Toledo Marker 2 

Realtime Coastal Observation Network (RECON) Station
Muskegon Buoy   Location: 43° 10.825´ N,   86° 21.384´ W,   Depth: 74 ft (22.5 m)

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Conditions around 2:00 pm EDT on Sat, Aug 1, 2015 (18:00 GMT)
NOTE: Italic values identify data that is not recent and may not reflect current conditions.
 Data Plots
Air Data:   
Wind Direction: 285.4° (WNW) AirMar Weather Sensor
Barometric Pressure: 29.92 inHg (1013.15 hPa) AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Wind Speed: 8.60 kts (4.43 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Maximum Wind Speed: 9.94 kts (5.12 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Air Temperature: 71.4 °F (21.9 °C) CSI Temp Probe
   
Water Near-Surface Data:   
Significant Wave Height: 2.3 ft (0.69 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Maximum Wave Height: 3.5 ft (1.07 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Zero-Crossing Period: 3.44 secs Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Direction: 280.9° (W) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Temperature (near surface): 72.5 °F (22.5 °C) CSI Temp Probe
   
Dissolved Oxygen (near surface): 117.40 %Sat (10.20 mg/L) YSI Multiprobe
Conductivity (near surface): 299 µS/cm YSI Multiprobe
Specific Conductivity (near surface): 315 µS/cm YSI Multiprobe
YSI Water Temperature (near surface): 72.2 °F (22.3 °C) YSI Multiprobe
YSI Sensor Depth: 5.31 ft (1.618 m) YSI Multiprobe
   
Water Column Data:   
Current @ 8.2 ft (2.5 m) Depth: 0.300 kts (0.155 m/s), 167.7° (SSE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 18.0 ft (5.5 m) Depth: 0.208 kts (0.107 m/s), 104.0° (ESE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 27.9 ft (8.5 m) Depth: 0.081 kts (0.041 m/s), 109.7° (ESE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 37.7 ft (11.5 m) Depth: 0.167 kts (0.086 m/s), 68.8° (ENE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 47.6 ft (14.5 m) Depth: 0.117 kts (0.060 m/s), 28.7° (NNE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 57.4 ft (17.5 m) Depth: 0.064 kts (0.033 m/s), 256.0° (WSW) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 67.3 ft (20.5 m) Depth: 0.260 kts (0.134 m/s), 236.0° (SW) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
   
Water Near-Bottom Data:   
SBE Conductivity (near bottom): 195.4 uS/cm SeaBird CTD
SBE Water Temperature (near bottom): 44.6 °F (7.0 °C) SeaBird CTD
SBE Sensor Depth: 71.0 ft (21.6 m) SeaBird CTD
   
Nortek Water Temperature (near bottom): 44.8 °F (7.1 °C) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Sensor Depth: 72.48 ft (22.09 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Engineering Data:   
GPS Latitude: 43.180090 deg N AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Longitude: -86.356623 deg E AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Altitude: 179.6 meters AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Quality: 2   (1 or 2=good) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Compass: 129.6° (SE) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Pitch: -3.2° AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Roll: -3.1° AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Nortek Compass Heading: 328.3° (NNW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Pitch: 0.6° Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Roll: -0.4° Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Battery: 11.6 volts Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Solar Panel Voltage: 18.19 volts SPC Board
Battery Voltage: 13.89 volts SPC Board
Voltage to UW Hub: 48.97 volts SPC Board
Voltage at UW Hub: 48.42 volts SPC Board
UW Hub 12V Bus: 11.99 volts SPC Board
   
WiFi Signal Strength: -70.0 dB RSL at Shore Station



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