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 5:40 am EDT on Tue, Sep 25, 2018 (09:40 GMT)
NOTE: Italic values identify data that is not recent and may not reflect current conditions.

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Air Data:   
Wind Speed: 8.19 kts (4.21 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Maximum Wind Speed: 8.84 kts (4.55 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Wind Direction: 173.8° (S) AirMar Weather Sensor
Air Temperature: 63.3 °F (17.4 °C) AirMar Weather Sensor
Barometric Pressure: 29.86 inHg (1011.20 hPa) AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Water Near-Surface Data:   
Significant Wave Height: 1.0 ft (0.30 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Maximum Wave Height: 1.7 ft (0.53 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Zero-Crossing Period: 2.57 secs Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Direction: 219.5° (SW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
YSI Water Temperature (near surface): 60.0 °F (15.6 °C) YSI Sonde
Dissolved Oxygen (near surface): 105.76 %Sat (10.53 mg/L) YSI Sonde
Phycocyanin (near surface): 0.0 RFU YSI Sonde
Fluorescent DOM (near surface): 0.05 RFU YSI Sonde
Total Dissolved Solids (near surface): 191.66 mg/L YSI Sonde
Total Suspended Solids (near surface): 0.00 mg/L YSI Sonde
pH (near surface): 8.30 YSI Sonde
Chlorophyll (near surface): 0.3 RFU YSI Sonde
Conductivity (near surface): 242 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Specific Conductivity (near surface): 295 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Turbidity (near surface): 1.3 NTU YSI Sonde
YSI Sensor Depth: 3.76 ft (1.145 m) YSI Sonde
   
Water Column Data:   
Current @ 14.8 ft (4.5 m) Depth: 0.455 kts (23.4 cm/s), 359.0° (N) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 27.9 ft (8.5 m) Depth: 0.180 kts (9.3 cm/s), 333.7° (NNW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 41.0 ft (12.5 m) Depth: 0.039 kts (2.0 cm/s), 270.0° (W) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 54.1 ft (16.5 m) Depth: 0.234 kts (12.0 cm/s), 163.1° (SSE) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 64.0 ft (19.5 m) Depth: 0.079 kts (4.1 cm/s), 164.2° (SSE) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 70.5 ft (21.5 m) Depth: 0.133 kts (6.8 cm/s), 232.1° (SW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Near-Bottom Data:   
YSI Water Temperature (near bottom): 45.6 °F (7.6 °C) YSI Sonde
Dissolved Oxygen (near bottom): 98.79 %Sat (11.82 mg/L) YSI Sonde
Phycocyanin (near bottom): 0.11 RFU YSI Sonde
Fluorescent DOM (near bottom): 0.37 RFU YSI Sonde
Total Dissolved Solids (near bottom): 192.09 mg/L YSI Sonde
Total Suspended Solids (near bottom): 0.00 mg/L YSI Sonde
pH (near bottom): 8.18 YSI Sonde
Chlorophyll (near bottom): 0.0 RFU YSI Sonde
Conductivity (near bottom): 197 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Specific Conductivity (near bottom): 296 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Turbidity (near bottom): 1.0 NTU YSI Sonde
YSI Sensor Depth: 79.68 ft (24.286 m) YSI Sonde
   
Nortek Water Temperature (near bottom): 45.6 °F (7.6 °C) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Sensor Depth: 73.71 ft (22.47 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Engineering Data:   
AirMar Compass: 234.5° (SW) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Pitch: 3.0° AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Roll: 4.5° AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Nortek Compass: 324.1° (NW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Pitch: -0.8° Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Roll: -0.6° Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Solar Panel #1 Voltage: 5.14 volts SPC Board
Solar Panel #2 Voltage: 4.73 volts LVD Board
Solar Panel #3 Voltage: 4.12 volts LVD Board
Battery Voltage: 48.43 volts LVD Board
Voltage at UW Hub: 47.10 volts SPC Board
Buoy 12V Bus: 12.01 volts SPC Board

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