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Realtime Coastal Observation Network (ReCON) Station
Muskegon M45 Buoy   Location: 43° 13.837´ N,   86° 28.011´ W,   Depth: 150 ft (46 m)

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NOTE: This buoy does not measure wind data.
For wind data, see nearby Muskegon M20 ReCON Buoy.

Conditions around 5:55 pm EDT on Wed, Jun 28, 2017 (21:55 GMT)
NOTE: Italic values identify data that is not recent and may not reflect current conditions.

 Data Plots
Air Data:   
Barometric Pressure: 29.83 inHg (1010.18 hPa) R.M. Young Barometer
Air Temperature: 67.5 °F (19.7 °C) Vaisala Temp/RH Probe
Relative Humidity: 80.8 % Vaisala Temp/RH Probe
   
Water Near-Surface Data:   
Significant Wave Height: 4.0 ft (1.23 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Maximum Wave Height: 6.8 ft (2.06 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Zero-Crossing Period: 4.26 secs Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Direction: 204.1° (SSW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Column Data:   
Current @ 16.4 ft (5.0 m) Depth: 0.534 kts (27.5 cm/s), 355.6° (N) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 49.2 ft (15.0 m) Depth: 0.366 kts (18.8 cm/s), 336.8° (NNW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 82.0 ft (25.0 m) Depth: 0.617 kts (31.8 cm/s), 352.6° (N) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 114.8 ft (35.0 m) Depth: 0.422 kts (21.7 cm/s), 338.6° (NNW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 147.6 ft (45.0 m) Depth: 0.281 kts (14.5 cm/s), 351.3° (N) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Near-Bottom Data:   
YSI Water Temperature (near bottom): 44.4 °F (6.9 °C) YSI Sonde
Dissolved Oxygen (near bottom): 86.15 %Sat (10.47 mg/L) YSI Sonde
Phycocyanin (near bottom): -0.25 RFU YSI Sonde
Fluorescent DOM (near bottom): -0.58 RFU YSI Sonde
Total Dissolved Solids (near bottom): 194.34 mg/L YSI Sonde
Total Suspended Solids (near bottom): 0.00 mg/L YSI Sonde
pH (near bottom): 8.13 YSI Sonde
Chlorophyll (near bottom): -0.0 RFU YSI Sonde
Conductivity (near bottom): 196 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Specific Conductivity (near bottom): 299 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Turbidity (near bottom): -0.1 NTU YSI Sonde
YSI Sensor Depth: 151.72 ft (46.243 m) YSI Sonde
   
Nortek Water Temperature (near bottom): 44.7 °F (7.0 °C) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Sensor Depth: 144.35 ft (44.00 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Engineering Data:   
Nortek Compass: 70.8° (ENE) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Pitch: -0.6° Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Roll: -0.1° Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Solar Panel #1 Voltage: 15.31 volts SPC Board
Solar Panel #2 Voltage: 15.92 volts LVD Board
Solar Panel #3 Voltage: 15.51 volts LVD Board
Battery Voltage: 50.47 volts SPC Board
Battery Voltage: 50.63 volts LVD Board
Voltage at UW Hub: 48.73 volts SPC Board
Buoy 12V Bus: 12.00 volts SPC Board


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