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 1:40 am EDT on Wed, Jun 20, 2018 (05:40 GMT)
NOTE: Italic values identify data that is not recent and may not reflect current conditions.

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Air Data:   
Wind Speed: 10.03 kts (5.16 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Maximum Wind Speed: 11.32 kts (5.82 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Wind Direction: 89.2° (E) AirMar Weather Sensor
Barometric Pressure: 29.87 inHg (1011.56 hPa) AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Water Near-Surface Data:   
Significant Wave Height: 0.9 ft (0.27 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Maximum Wave Height: 1.7 ft (0.53 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Zero-Crossing Period: 2.39 secs Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Direction: 324.0° (NW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
YSI Water Temperature (near surface): 68.2 °F (20.1 °C) YSI Sonde
Dissolved Oxygen (near surface): 112.18 %Sat (10.17 mg/L) YSI Sonde
Phycocyanin (near surface): 0.1 RFU YSI Sonde
Fluorescent DOM (near surface): 0.12 RFU YSI Sonde
Total Dissolved Solids (near surface): 203.06 mg/L YSI Sonde
Total Suspended Solids (near surface): 0.00 mg/L YSI Sonde
pH (near surface): 8.64 YSI Sonde
Chlorophyll (near surface): 1.1 RFU YSI Sonde
Conductivity (near surface): 283 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Specific Conductivity (near surface): 312 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Turbidity (near surface): 0.3 NTU YSI Sonde
YSI Sensor Depth: 3.75 ft (1.144 m) YSI Sonde
   
Water Column Data:   
Current @ 14.8 ft (4.5 m) Depth: 0.216 kts (11.1 cm/s), 342.2° (NNW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 27.9 ft (8.5 m) Depth: 0.151 kts (7.8 cm/s), 34.5° (NE) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 41.0 ft (12.5 m) Depth: 0.225 kts (11.6 cm/s), 58.8° (ENE) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 54.1 ft (16.5 m) Depth: 0.125 kts (6.4 cm/s), 83.8° (E) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 64.0 ft (19.5 m) Depth: 0.094 kts (4.9 cm/s), 284.3° (WNW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 70.5 ft (21.5 m) Depth: 0.068 kts (3.5 cm/s), 256.8° (WSW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Near-Bottom Data:   
YSI Water Temperature (near bottom): 45.3 °F (7.4 °C) YSI Sonde
Dissolved Oxygen (near bottom): 98.23 %Sat (11.79 mg/L) YSI Sonde
Phycocyanin (near bottom): 0.18 RFU YSI Sonde
Fluorescent DOM (near bottom): 0.33 RFU YSI Sonde
Total Dissolved Solids (near bottom): 196.35 mg/L YSI Sonde
Total Suspended Solids (near bottom): 0.00 mg/L YSI Sonde
pH (near bottom): 8.16 YSI Sonde
Chlorophyll (near bottom): 0.1 RFU YSI Sonde
Conductivity (near bottom): 201 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Specific Conductivity (near bottom): 302 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Turbidity (near bottom): 1.1 NTU YSI Sonde
YSI Sensor Depth: 79.84 ft (24.334 m) YSI Sonde
   
Nortek Water Temperature (near bottom): 46.6 °F (8.1 °C) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Sensor Depth: 73.94 ft (22.54 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Engineering Data:   
AirMar Compass: 147.3° (SSE) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Pitch: 2.6° AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Roll: 4.6° AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Nortek Compass: 324.0° (NW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Pitch: -0.7° Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Roll: -0.7° Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Solar Panel #1 Voltage: 5.14 volts SPC Board
Solar Panel #2 Voltage: 4.75 volts LVD Board
Solar Panel #3 Voltage: 3.95 volts LVD Board
Battery Voltage: 48.22 volts LVD Board
Voltage at UW Hub: 47.16 volts SPC Board
Buoy 12V Bus: 12.01 volts SPC Board

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