Realtime Coastal Observation Network (ReCON) Station
Muskegon Buoy   Location: 43° 10.779´ N,   86° 21.597´ W,   Depth: 80 ft (25 m)

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Conditions around 6:40 am EDT on Sun, Jul 22, 2018 (10:40 GMT)
NOTE: Italic values identify data that is not recent and may not reflect current conditions.

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Air Data:   
Wind Speed: 7.27 kts (3.74 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Maximum Wind Speed: 8.31 kts (4.27 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Wind Direction: 23.4° (NNE) AirMar Weather Sensor
Air Temperature: 64.9 °F (18.3 °C) AirMar Weather Sensor
Barometric Pressure: 29.78 inHg (1008.41 hPa) AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Water Near-Surface Data:   
Significant Wave Height: 1.0 ft (0.29 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Maximum Wave Height: 1.5 ft (0.46 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Zero-Crossing Period: 3.18 secs Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Direction: 0.0° (N) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
YSI Water Temperature (near surface): 64.4 °F (18.0 °C) YSI Sonde
Dissolved Oxygen (near surface): 104.96 %Sat (9.93 mg/L) YSI Sonde
Phycocyanin (near surface): 0.0 RFU YSI Sonde
Fluorescent DOM (near surface): -0.03 RFU YSI Sonde
Total Dissolved Solids (near surface): 192.59 mg/L YSI Sonde
Total Suspended Solids (near surface): 0.00 mg/L YSI Sonde
pH (near surface): 8.43 YSI Sonde
Chlorophyll (near surface): 0.5 RFU YSI Sonde
Conductivity (near surface): 257 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Specific Conductivity (near surface): 296 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Turbidity (near surface): 0.3 NTU YSI Sonde
YSI Sensor Depth: 3.64 ft (1.111 m) YSI Sonde
   
Water Column Data:   
Current @ 14.8 ft (4.5 m) Depth: 0.297 kts (15.3 cm/s), 184.9° (S) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 27.9 ft (8.5 m) Depth: 0.174 kts (9.0 cm/s), 215.5° (SW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 41.0 ft (12.5 m) Depth: 0.263 kts (13.5 cm/s), 51.6° (NE) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 54.1 ft (16.5 m) Depth: 0.180 kts (9.2 cm/s), 19.6° (NNE) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 64.0 ft (19.5 m) Depth: 0.205 kts (10.6 cm/s), 64.2° (ENE) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 70.5 ft (21.5 m) Depth: 0.039 kts (2.0 cm/s), 296.6° (WNW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Near-Bottom Data:   
YSI Water Temperature (near bottom): 43.2 °F (6.2 °C) YSI Sonde
Dissolved Oxygen (near bottom): 96.09 %Sat (11.89 mg/L) YSI Sonde
Phycocyanin (near bottom): 0.19 RFU YSI Sonde
Fluorescent DOM (near bottom): 0.38 RFU YSI Sonde
Total Dissolved Solids (near bottom): 193.50 mg/L YSI Sonde
Total Suspended Solids (near bottom): 0.00 mg/L YSI Sonde
pH (near bottom): 8.14 YSI Sonde
Chlorophyll (near bottom): 0.1 RFU YSI Sonde
Conductivity (near bottom): 191 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Specific Conductivity (near bottom): 298 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Turbidity (near bottom): 1.1 NTU YSI Sonde
YSI Sensor Depth: 79.88 ft (24.346 m) YSI Sonde
   
Nortek Water Temperature (near bottom): 43.3 °F (6.3 °C) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Sensor Depth: 73.90 ft (22.52 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Engineering Data:   
AirMar Compass: 78.4° (ENE) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Pitch: 1.5° AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Roll: 4.1° AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Nortek Compass: 323.9° (NW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Pitch: -0.9° Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Roll: -0.8° Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Solar Panel #1 Voltage: 13.69 volts SPC Board
Solar Panel #2 Voltage: 13.83 volts LVD Board
Solar Panel #3 Voltage: 12.34 volts LVD Board
Battery Voltage: 47.81 volts LVD Board
Voltage at UW Hub: 46.66 volts SPC Board
Buoy 12V Bus: 12.01 volts SPC Board

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