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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 2:20 pm EDT on Fri, Sep 4, 2015 (18:20 GMT)
NOTE: Italic values identify data that is not recent and may not reflect current conditions.
 Data Plots
Air Data:   
Wind Direction: 263.6° (W) AirMar Weather Sensor
Barometric Pressure: 30.01 inHg (1016.08 hPa) AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Wind Speed: 6.50 kts (3.34 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Maximum Wind Speed: 7.39 kts (3.80 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Air Temperature: 69.3 °F (20.7 °C) CSI Temp Probe
   
Water Near-Surface Data:   
Significant Wave Height: 0.7 ft (0.20 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Maximum Wave Height: 1.3 ft (0.39 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Zero-Crossing Period: 2.19 secs Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Direction: 0.0° (N) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Temperature (near surface): 72.3 °F (22.4 °C) CSI Temp Probe
   
Dissolved Oxygen (near surface): 118.50 %Sat (10.31 mg/L) YSI Multiprobe
Conductivity (near surface): 275 µS/cm YSI Multiprobe
Specific Conductivity (near surface): 290 µS/cm YSI Multiprobe
YSI Water Temperature (near surface): 71.9 °F (22.2 °C) YSI Multiprobe
YSI Sensor Depth: 5.35 ft (1.631 m) YSI Multiprobe
   
Water Column Data:   
Current @ 8.2 ft (2.5 m) Depth: 0.370 kts (0.190 m/s), 189.1° (S) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 18.0 ft (5.5 m) Depth: 0.424 kts (0.218 m/s), 173.7° (S) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 27.9 ft (8.5 m) Depth: 0.090 kts (0.046 m/s), 193.7° (SSW) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 37.7 ft (11.5 m) Depth: 0.236 kts (0.121 m/s), 140.0° (SE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 47.6 ft (14.5 m) Depth: 0.117 kts (0.060 m/s), 164.6° (SSE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 57.4 ft (17.5 m) Depth: 0.220 kts (0.113 m/s), 131.4° (SE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 67.3 ft (20.5 m) Depth: 0.236 kts (0.121 m/s), 115.9° (ESE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
   
Water Near-Bottom Data:   
SBE Conductivity (near bottom): 201.5 uS/cm SeaBird CTD
SBE Water Temperature (near bottom): 46.2 °F (7.9 °C) SeaBird CTD
SBE Sensor Depth: 71.2 ft (21.7 m) SeaBird CTD
   
Nortek Water Temperature (near bottom): 46.4 °F (8.0 °C) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Sensor Depth: 72.67 ft (22.15 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Engineering Data:   
GPS Latitude: 43.180710 deg N AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Longitude: -86.356568 deg E AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Altitude: 178.3 meters AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Quality: 1   (1 or 2=good) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Compass: 137.4° (SE) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Pitch: -1.1° AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Roll: -3.2° AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Nortek Compass Heading: 327.0° (NNW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Pitch: -0.4° Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Roll: -0.2° Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Battery: 11.6 volts Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Solar Panel Voltage: 14.65 volts SPC Board
Battery Voltage: 13.58 volts SPC Board
Voltage to UW Hub: 51.07 volts SPC Board
Voltage at UW Hub: 50.66 volts SPC Board
UW Hub 12V Bus: 11.99 volts SPC Board
   
WiFi Signal Strength: -76.0 dB RSL at Shore Station



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