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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 12:40 am EDT on Thu, May 5, 2016 (04:40 GMT)
NOTE: Italic values identify data that is not recent and may not reflect current conditions.

 Data Plots
Air Data:   
Wind Speed: 16.51 kts (8.49 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Maximum Wind Speed: 20.38 kts (10.49 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Air Temperature: 42.2 °F (5.7 °C) CSI Temp Probe
Wind Direction: 2.2° (N) AirMar Weather Sensor
Barometric Pressure: 29.84 inHg (1010.44 hPa) R.M. Young Barometer
   
Water Near-Surface Data:   
Significant Wave Height: 2.5 ft (0.75 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Maximum Wave Height: 3.7 ft (1.14 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Zero-Crossing Period: 3.54 secs Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Direction: 323.3° (NW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Temperature (near surface): 43.1 °F (6.2 °C) CSI Temp Probe
   
Dissolved Oxygen (near surface): 104.90 %Sat (12.98 mg/L) YSI Multiprobe
Conductivity (near surface): 198 µS/cm YSI Multiprobe
Specific Conductivity (near surface): 309 µS/cm YSI Multiprobe
YSI Water Temperature (near surface): 43.2 °F (6.2 °C) YSI Multiprobe
YSI Sensor Depth: 5.53 ft (1.684 m) YSI Multiprobe
   
Water Column Data:   
Current @ 8.2 ft (2.5 m) Depth: 0.379 kts (0.195 m/s), 151.2° (SSE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 18.0 ft (5.5 m) Depth: 0.452 kts (0.233 m/s), 161.7° (SSE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 27.9 ft (8.5 m) Depth: 0.290 kts (0.149 m/s), 151.5° (SSE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 37.7 ft (11.5 m) Depth: 0.568 kts (0.292 m/s), 169.3° (S) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 47.6 ft (14.5 m) Depth: 0.509 kts (0.262 m/s), 140.4° (SE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 57.4 ft (17.5 m) Depth: 0.223 kts (0.115 m/s), 166.9° (SSE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 67.3 ft (20.5 m) Depth: 0.136 kts (0.070 m/s), 111.8° (ESE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
   
Water Near-Bottom Data:   
SBE Conductivity (near bottom): 201.4 uS/cm SeaBird CTD
SBE Water Temperature (near bottom): 43.2 °F (6.2 °C) SeaBird CTD
SBE Sensor Depth: 70.8 ft (21.6 m) SeaBird CTD
   
Nortek Water Temperature (near bottom): 43.3 °F (6.3 °C) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Sensor Depth: 72.37 ft (22.06 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Engineering Data:   
GPS Latitude: 43.179647 N AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Longitude: -86.357543 E AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Altitude: 178.5 m AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Quality (1 or 2 = good): 2 AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Compass: 204.0° (SSW) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Pitch: -7.3° AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Roll: -2.7° AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Nortek Compass: 169.4° (S) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Pitch: 0.9° Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Roll: -0.6° Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Solar Panel Voltage: 0.40 volts SPC Board
Battery Voltage: 11.76 volts SPC Board
Voltage at UW Hub: 51.10 volts SPC Board
   
WiFi Signal Strength: -80.0 dB RSL at Shore Station


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