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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 6:00 pm EDT on Sat, May 30, 2015 (22:00 GMT)
NOTE: Italic values identify data that is not recent and may not reflect current conditions.
 Data Plots
Air Data:   
Wind Direction: 35.4° (NE) AirMar Weather Sensor
Barometric Pressure: 30.07 inHg (1018.12 hPa) AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Wind Speed: 18.35 kts (9.44 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Maximum Wind Speed: 21.56 kts (11.09 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Air Temperature: 51.2 °F (10.7 °C) CSI Temp Probe
   
Water Near-Surface Data:   
Significant Wave Height: 0.6 ft (0.19 m)   [May 29, 12:21 pm] Nortek AWAC Profiler
Maximum Wave Height: 1.1 ft (0.34 m)   [May 29, 12:21 pm] Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Zero-Crossing Period: 2.00 secs   [May 29, 12:21 pm] Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Direction: 36.7° (NE)   [May 29, 12:21 pm] Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Temperature (near surface): 52.0 °F (11.1 °C) CSI Temp Probe
   
Dissolved Oxygen (near surface): 114.30 %Sat (12.60 mg/L) YSI Multiprobe
Conductivity (near surface): 221 µS/cm YSI Multiprobe
Specific Conductivity (near surface): 302 µS/cm YSI Multiprobe
YSI Water Temperature (near surface): 51.8 °F (11.0 °C) YSI Multiprobe
YSI Sensor Depth: 5.38 ft (1.640 m) YSI Multiprobe
   
Water Column Data:   
Current @ 8.2 ft (2.5 m) Depth: 0.247 kts (0.127 m/s), 311.5° (NW)   [May 29, 12:20 pm] Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 18.0 ft (5.5 m) Depth: 0.331 kts (0.170 m/s), 279.1° (W)   [May 29, 12:20 pm] Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 27.9 ft (8.5 m) Depth: 0.266 kts (0.137 m/s), 271.7° (W)   [May 29, 12:20 pm] Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 37.7 ft (11.5 m) Depth: 0.306 kts (0.157 m/s), 283.6° (WNW)   [May 29, 12:20 pm] Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 47.6 ft (14.5 m) Depth: 0.095 kts (0.049 m/s), 271.2° (W)   [May 29, 12:20 pm] Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 57.4 ft (17.5 m) Depth: 0.120 kts (0.062 m/s), 194.0° (SSW)   [May 29, 12:20 pm] Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
Current @ 67.3 ft (20.5 m) Depth: 0.148 kts (0.076 m/s), 1.5° (N)   [May 29, 12:20 pm] Nortek AWAC Current Profiler
   
Water Near-Bottom Data:   
SBE Conductivity (near bottom): 214.6 uS/cm   [May 29, 12:35 pm] SeaBird CTD
SBE Water Temperature (near bottom): 49.1 °F (9.5 °C)   [May 29, 12:35 pm] SeaBird CTD
SBE Sensor Depth: 70.9 ft (21.6 m)   [May 29, 12:35 pm] SeaBird CTD
   
Nortek Water Temperature (near bottom): 49.3 °F (9.6 °C)   [May 29, 12:20 pm] Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Sensor Depth: 72.55 ft (22.11 m)   [May 29, 12:20 pm] Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Engineering Data:   
GPS Latitude: 43.180437 deg N AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Longitude: -86.356413 deg E AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Altitude: 179.1 meters AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Quality: 2   (1 or 2=good) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Compass: 237.0° (WSW) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Pitch: -5.2° AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Roll: -2.9° AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Nortek Compass Heading: 281.3° (WNW)   [May 29, 12:20 pm] Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Pitch: -0.4°   [May 29, 12:20 pm] Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Roll: -0.7°   [May 29, 12:20 pm] Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Solar Panel Voltage: 12.93 volts SPC Board
Battery Voltage: 12.90 volts SPC Board
Voltage to UW Hub: 51.19 volts SPC Board
Voltage at UW Hub: 47.70 volts   [May 29, 12:34 pm] SPC Board
UW Hub 12V Bus: 11.99 volts   [May 29, 12:34 pm] SPC Board
   
WiFi Signal Strength: -66.0 dB RSL at Shore Station



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