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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 1:20 am EDT on Wed, Jun 1, 2016 (05:20 GMT)
NOTE: Italic values identify data that is not recent and may not reflect current conditions.

 Data Plots
Air Data:   
Wind Speed: 13.55 kts (6.97 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Maximum Wind Speed: 15.54 kts (8.00 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Air Temperature: 69.1 °F (20.6 °C) CSI Temp Probe
Wind Direction: 99.8° (E) AirMar Weather Sensor
Barometric Pressure: 29.97 inHg (1014.85 hPa) R.M. Young Barometer
   
Water Near-Surface Data:   
Significant Wave Height: 0.8 ft (0.24 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Maximum Wave Height: 1.5 ft (0.45 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Zero-Crossing Period: 2.30 secs Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Direction: 0.0° (N) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Temperature (near surface): 64.5 °F (18.0 °C) CSI Temp Probe
   
YSI Water Temperature (near surface): 64.4 °F (18.0 °C) YSI Sonde
Dissolved Oxygen (near surface): 120.40 %Sat (11.39 mg/L) YSI Sonde
Conductivity (near surface): 271 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Specific Conductivity (near surface): 313 µS/cm YSI Sonde
YSI Sensor Depth: 5.67 ft (1.727 m) YSI Sonde
   
Water Column Data:   
Current @ 8.2 ft (2.5 m) Depth: 0.596 kts (0.307 m/s), 330.5° (NNW) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 18.0 ft (5.5 m) Depth: 0.293 kts (0.151 m/s), 353.5° (N) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 27.9 ft (8.5 m) Depth: 0.051 kts (0.026 m/s), 316.5° (NW) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 37.7 ft (11.5 m) Depth: 0.154 kts (0.079 m/s), 316.0° (NW) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 47.6 ft (14.5 m) Depth: 0.216 kts (0.111 m/s), 13.5° (NNE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 57.4 ft (17.5 m) Depth: 0.059 kts (0.030 m/s), 185.7° (S) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 67.3 ft (20.5 m) Depth: 0.166 kts (0.085 m/s), 130.2° (SE) Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
   
Water Near-Bottom Data:   
SBE Conductivity (near bottom): 224.7 uS/cm SeaBird CTD
SBE Water Temperature (near bottom): 46.9 °F (8.3 °C) SeaBird CTD
SBE Sensor Depth: 70.9 ft (21.6 m) SeaBird CTD
   
Nortek Water Temperature (near bottom): 47.0 °F (8.3 °C) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Sensor Depth: 72.57 ft (22.12 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Engineering Data:   
KVH Compass: 313.6° (NW) KVH Compass
   
GPS Latitude: 43.179687 N AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Longitude: -86.357555 E AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Altitude: 180.4 m AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Quality (1 or 2 = good): 1 AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Compass: 303.6° (WNW) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Pitch: -7.1° AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Roll: -1.2° AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Nortek Compass: 169.6° (S) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Pitch: -0.1° Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Roll: 0.8° Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Buoy Compass Heading: 313.6° (NW) KVH Fluxgate Compass
   
Solar Panel Voltage: 0.40 volts SPC Board
Battery Voltage: 12.36 volts SPC Board
Voltage at UW Hub: 51.10 volts SPC Board
   
WiFi Signal Strength: -65.0 dB RSL at Shore Station


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