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Realtime Coastal Observation Network (ReCON) Station
Muskegon M20 Buoy   Location: 43° 10.863´ N,   86° 21.560´ W,   Depth: 75 ft (23 m)

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Conditions around 1:20 pm EDT on Wed, May 24, 2017 (17:20 GMT)
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 Data Plots
Air Data:   
Wind Speed: 10.33 kts (5.32 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Maximum Wind Speed: 11.51 kts (5.92 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Wind Direction: 36.8° (NE) AirMar Weather Sensor
Air Temperature: 60.2 °F (15.6 °C) CSI Temp Probe
Barometric Pressure: 29.58 inHg (1001.48 hPa) R.M. Young Barometer
   
Water Near-Surface Data:   
Significant Wave Height: 1.0 ft (0.30 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Maximum Wave Height: 1.6 ft (0.49 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Zero-Crossing Period: 2.43 secs Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Direction: 300.0° (WNW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Temperature (near surface): 51.7 °F (10.9 °C) CSI Temp Probe
   
YSI Water Temperature (near surface): 51.9 °F (11.0 °C) YSI Sonde
Dissolved Oxygen (near surface): 98.30 %Sat (10.82 mg/L) YSI Sonde
Phycocyanin (near surface): 1.1 RFU YSI Sonde
Fluorescent DOM (near surface): 0.18 RFU YSI Sonde
Total Dissolved Solids (near surface): 204.37 mg/L YSI Sonde
Total Suspended Solids (near surface): 0.00 mg/L YSI Sonde
pH (near surface): 8.55 YSI Sonde
Chlorophyll (near surface): 10.0 RFU YSI Sonde
Conductivity (near surface): 231 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Specific Conductivity (near surface): 314 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Turbidity (near surface): 1.6 NTU YSI Sonde
YSI Sensor Depth: 3.58 ft (1.090 m) YSI Sonde
Pressure (at YSI Sensor): 16.29 psia (11.23 dbar) YSI Sonde
   
Water Column Data:   
Current @ 14.8 ft (4.5 m) Depth: 0.257 kts (13.2 cm/s), 296.0° (WNW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 27.9 ft (8.5 m) Depth: 0.165 kts (8.5 cm/s), 324.6° (NW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 41.0 ft (12.5 m) Depth: 0.313 kts (16.1 cm/s), 335.8° (NNW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 54.1 ft (16.5 m) Depth: 0.159 kts (8.2 cm/s), 293.1° (WNW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 64.0 ft (19.5 m) Depth: 0.286 kts (14.7 cm/s), 46.1° (NE) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 70.5 ft (21.5 m) Depth: 0.234 kts (12.0 cm/s), 202.5° (SSW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Near-Bottom Data:   
SBE Conductivity (near bottom): 216.4 uS/cm SeaBird CTD
SBE Water Temperature (near bottom): 49.0 °F (9.4 °C) SeaBird CTD
SBE Sensor Depth: 72.8 ft (22.2 m) SeaBird CTD
   
Nortek Water Temperature (near bottom): 49.2 °F (9.5 °C) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Sensor Depth: 74.44 ft (22.69 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Engineering Data:   
KVH Compass: 238.2° (WSW) KVH Compass
   
GPS Latitude: 43.181065 N AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Longitude: -86.359338 E AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Altitude: 180.1 m AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Quality (1 or 2 = good): 2 AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Compass: 242.8° (WSW) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Pitch: -4.7° AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Roll: -1.2° AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Nortek Compass: 278.9° (W) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Pitch: 0.7° Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Roll: 2.1° Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Solar Panel Voltage: 16.47 volts SPC Board
Battery Voltage: 13.87 volts SPC Board
Voltage at UW Hub: 48.93 volts SPC Board


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