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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 4:00 am EDT on Tue, Jun 30, 2015 (08:00 GMT)
NOTE: Italic values identify data that is not recent and may not reflect current conditions.
 Data Plots
Air Data:   
Wind Direction: 185.4° (S) AirMar Weather Sensor
Barometric Pressure: 29.76 inHg (1007.78 hPa) AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Wind Speed: 11.58 kts (5.96 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Maximum Wind Speed: 12.61 kts (6.49 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Air Temperature: 64.2 °F (17.9 °C) CSI Temp Probe
   
Water Near-Surface Data:   
Significant Wave Height: 1.4 ft (0.43 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Maximum Wave Height: 2.4 ft (0.73 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Zero-Crossing Period: 2.68 secs Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Direction: 87.2° (E) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Temperature (near surface): 64.7 °F (18.2 °C) CSI Temp Probe
   
Dissolved Oxygen (near surface): 122.50 %Sat (11.59 mg/L) YSI Multiprobe
Conductivity (near surface): 268 µS/cm YSI Multiprobe
Specific Conductivity (near surface): 310 µS/cm YSI Multiprobe
YSI Water Temperature (near surface): 64.4 °F (18.0 °C) YSI Multiprobe
YSI Sensor Depth: 5.03 ft (1.534 m) YSI Multiprobe
   
Water Column Data:   
Current @ 8.2 ft (2.5 m) Depth: 0.154 kts (0.079 m/s), 88.5° (E) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 18.0 ft (5.5 m) Depth: 0.370 kts (0.190 m/s), 137.8° (SE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 27.9 ft (8.5 m) Depth: 0.119 kts (0.061 m/s), 211.6° (SSW) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 37.7 ft (11.5 m) Depth: 0.152 kts (0.078 m/s), 2.9° (N) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 47.6 ft (14.5 m) Depth: 0.342 kts (0.176 m/s), 2.0° (N) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 57.4 ft (17.5 m) Depth: 0.149 kts (0.077 m/s), 49.2° (NE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 67.3 ft (20.5 m) Depth: 0.115 kts (0.059 m/s), 0.0° (N) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
   
Water Near-Bottom Data:   
SBE Conductivity (near bottom): 195.5 uS/cm SeaBird CTD
SBE Water Temperature (near bottom): 44.9 °F (7.2 °C) SeaBird CTD
SBE Sensor Depth: 70.9 ft (21.6 m) SeaBird CTD
   
Nortek Water Temperature (near bottom): 45.1 °F (7.3 °C) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Sensor Depth: 72.48 ft (22.09 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Engineering Data:   
GPS Latitude: 43.180645 deg N AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Longitude: -86.356408 deg E AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Altitude: 179.8 meters AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Quality: 2   (1 or 2=good) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Compass: 24.2° (NNE) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Pitch: -3.6° AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Roll: -2.2° AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Nortek Compass Heading: 284.3° (WNW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Pitch: -0.3° Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Roll: -0.4° Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Solar Panel Voltage: 0.40 volts SPC Board
Battery Voltage: 12.34 volts SPC Board
Voltage to UW Hub: 51.24 volts SPC Board
Voltage at UW Hub: 50.73 volts SPC Board
UW Hub 12V Bus: 11.99 volts SPC Board
   
WiFi Signal Strength: -69.0 dB RSL at Shore Station



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