Realtime Coastal Observation Network (ReCON) Station
Alpena - Thunder Bay Buoy   Location: 44° 59.2745´ N,   83° 16.17345´ W,   Depth: 65 ft (20 m)

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Conditions around 7:40 pm EDT on Thu, May 23, 2019 (23:40 GMT)
NOTE: Italic values identify data that is not recent and may not reflect current conditions.

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Air Data:   
Wind Speed: 11.42 kts (5.88 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Maximum Wind Speed: 12.80 kts (6.59 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Wind Direction: 294.2° (WNW) AirMar Weather Sensor
Air Temperature: 54.0 °F (12.2 °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 (0.72 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Zero-Crossing Period: 2.64 secs Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Direction: 148.5° (SSE) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Temperature (near surface): 42.8 °F (6.0 °C) CSI Temp Probe
   
Water Column Data:   
Current @ 11.5 ft (3.5 m) Depth: 0.159 kts (8.2 cm/s), 158.5° (SSE) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 21.3 ft (6.5 m) Depth: 0.069 kts (3.6 cm/s), 321.8° (NW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 31.2 ft (9.5 m) Depth: 0.073 kts (3.8 cm/s), 307.5° (NW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 41.0 ft (12.5 m) Depth: 0.154 kts (7.9 cm/s), 231.7° (SW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 50.9 ft (15.5 m) Depth: 0.076 kts (3.9 cm/s), 14.7° (NNE) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 57.4 ft (17.5 m) Depth: 0.127 kts (6.5 cm/s), 10.6° (N) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Near-Bottom Data:   
YSI Water Temperature (near bottom): 41.9 °F (5.5 °C) YSI Sonde
Dissolved Oxygen (near bottom): 107.88 %Sat (13.60 mg/L) YSI Sonde
Phycocyanin (near bottom): -0.27 RFU YSI Sonde
Fluorescent DOM (near bottom): 0.91 RFU YSI Sonde
Total Dissolved Solids (near bottom): 128.11 mg/L YSI Sonde
Total Suspended Solids (near bottom): 0.00 mg/L YSI Sonde
pH (near bottom): 8.21 YSI Sonde
Chlorophyll (near bottom): -0.3 RFU YSI Sonde
Conductivity (near bottom): 124 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Specific Conductivity (near bottom): 197 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Turbidity (near bottom): -0.8 NTU YSI Sonde
YSI Sensor Depth: 64.59 ft (19.687 m) YSI Sonde
   
Nortek Water Temperature (near bottom): 42.0 °F (5.6 °C) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Sensor Depth: 63.99 ft (19.50 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Engineering Data:   
GPS Latitude: 44.987917 N AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Longitude: -83.269448 E AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Altitude: 177.4 m AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Compass: 6.0° (N) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Pitch: 4.8° AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Roll: 7.8° AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Nortek Compass: 142.1° (SE) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Pitch: -0.9° Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Roll: 0.8° Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Solar Panel Voltage: 14.29 volts SPC Board
Battery Voltage: 14.06 volts SPC Board
Voltage at UW Hub: 49.58 volts SPC Board

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