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Realtime Coastal Observation Network (ReCON) Station
Muskegon Buoy   Location: 43° 10.770´ N,   86° 21.451´ W,   Depth: 72 ft (22 m)

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Conditions around 12:20 am EDT on Thu, Jul 28, 2016 (04:20 GMT)
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 Data Plots
Air Data:   
Wind Speed: 0.80 kts (0.41 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Maximum Wind Speed: 1.07 kts (0.55 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Air Temperature: 74.7 °F (23.7 °C) CSI Temp Probe
Wind Direction: 177.6° (S) AirMar Weather Sensor
Barometric Pressure: 29.95 inHg (1014.02 hPa) R.M. Young Barometer
   
Water Near-Surface Data:   
Significant Wave Height: 0.4 ft (0.12 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Maximum Wave Height: 0.7 ft (0.21 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Zero-Crossing Period: 2.30 secs Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Direction: 42.5° (NE) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Temperature (near surface): 76.6 °F (24.8 °C) CSI Temp Probe
   
YSI Water Temperature (near surface): 76.6 °F (24.8 °C) YSI Sonde
Conductivity (near surface): 250 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Specific Conductivity (near surface): 252 µS/cm YSI Sonde
YSI Sensor Depth: 5.64 ft (1.720 m) YSI Sonde
   
Water Column Data:   
Current @ 8.2 ft (2.5 m) Depth: 0.237 kts (0.122 m/s), 0.9° (N) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 18.0 ft (5.5 m) Depth: 0.288 kts (0.148 m/s), 14.9° (NNE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 27.9 ft (8.5 m) Depth: 0.098 kts (0.051 m/s), 37.8° (NE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 37.7 ft (11.5 m) Depth: 0.137 kts (0.071 m/s), 285.6° (WNW) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 47.6 ft (14.5 m) Depth: 0.062 kts (0.032 m/s), 212.2° (SSW) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 57.4 ft (17.5 m) Depth: 0.011 kts (0.006 m/s), 149.0° (SSE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 67.3 ft (20.5 m) Depth: 0.067 kts (0.035 m/s), 33.2° (NNE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
   
Water Near-Bottom Data:   
SBE Conductivity (near bottom): 203.6 uS/cm SeaBird CTD
SBE Water Temperature (near bottom): 47.9 °F (8.8 °C) SeaBird CTD
SBE Sensor Depth: 70.7 ft (21.6 m) SeaBird CTD
   
Nortek Water Temperature (near bottom): 48.2 °F (9.0 °C) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Sensor Depth: 72.39 ft (22.06 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Engineering Data:   
KVH Compass: 69.3° (ENE) KVH Compass
   
GPS Latitude: 43.179683 N AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Longitude: -86.357530 E AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Altitude: 179.0 m AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Quality (1 or 2 = good): 2 AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Compass: 72.3° (ENE) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Pitch: -2.4° AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Roll: -2.1° AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Nortek Compass: 169.9° (S) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Pitch: 0.0° Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Roll: -0.1° Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Buoy Compass Heading: 69.3° (ENE) KVH Fluxgate Compass
   
Solar Panel Voltage: 0.40 volts SPC Board
Battery Voltage: 12.39 volts SPC Board
Voltage at UW Hub: 50.90 volts SPC Board


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