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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 5:40 am EDT on Sun, Aug 20, 2017 (09:40 GMT)
NOTE: Italic values identify data that is not recent and may not reflect current conditions.

 Data Plots
Air Data:   
Wind Speed: 4.41 kts (2.27 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Maximum Wind Speed: 5.11 kts (2.63 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Wind Direction: 180.9° (S) AirMar Weather Sensor
Air Temperature: 70.8 °F (21.5 °C) CSI Temp Probe
Barometric Pressure: 30.00 inHg (1015.64 hPa) R.M. Young Barometer
   
Water Near-Surface Data:   
Significant Wave Height: 0.8 ft (0.25 m)   [Aug 17] Nortek AWAC Profiler
Maximum Wave Height: 1.4 ft (0.44 m)   [Aug 17] Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Zero-Crossing Period: 2.19 secs   [Aug 17] Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Direction: 193.9° (SSW)   [Aug 17] Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Temperature (near surface): 70.5 °F (21.4 °C) CSI Temp Probe
   
YSI Water Temperature (near surface): 70.7 °F (21.5 °C) YSI Sonde
Dissolved Oxygen (near surface): 97.65 %Sat (8.62 mg/L) YSI Sonde
Phycocyanin (near surface): 8.9 RFU YSI Sonde
Fluorescent DOM (near surface): -0.54 RFU YSI Sonde
Total Dissolved Solids (near surface): 161.02 mg/L YSI Sonde
Total Suspended Solids (near surface): 0.00 mg/L YSI Sonde
pH (near surface): 8.79 YSI Sonde
Chlorophyll (near surface): 27.0 RFU YSI Sonde
Conductivity (near surface): 231 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Specific Conductivity (near surface): 248 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Turbidity (near surface): 5.8 NTU YSI Sonde
YSI Sensor Depth: 3.97 ft (1.210 m) YSI Sonde
Pressure (at YSI Sensor): 16.46 psia (11.35 dbar) YSI Sonde
   
Water Column Data:   
Current @ 14.8 ft (4.5 m) Depth: 0.458 kts (23.5 cm/s), 149.1° (SSE)   [Aug 17] Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 27.9 ft (8.5 m) Depth: 0.335 kts (17.2 cm/s), 117.3° (ESE)   [Aug 17] Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 41.0 ft (12.5 m) Depth: 0.300 kts (15.4 cm/s), 107.7° (ESE)   [Aug 17] Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 54.1 ft (16.5 m) Depth: 0.311 kts (16.0 cm/s), 228.0° (SW)   [Aug 17] Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 64.0 ft (19.5 m) Depth: 0.181 kts (9.3 cm/s), 0.0° (N)   [Aug 17] Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 70.5 ft (21.5 m) Depth: 0.083 kts (4.3 cm/s), 106.3° (ESE)   [Aug 17] Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Near-Bottom Data:   
SBE Conductivity (near bottom): 232.5 uS/cm   [Aug 17] SeaBird CTD
SBE Water Temperature (near bottom): 56.9 °F (13.8 °C)   [Aug 17] SeaBird CTD
SBE Sensor Depth: 73.6 ft (22.4 m)   [Aug 17] SeaBird CTD
   
Nortek Water Temperature (near bottom): 58.1 °F (14.5 °C)   [Aug 17] Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Sensor Depth: 75.35 ft (22.97 m)   [Aug 17] Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Engineering Data:   
KVH Compass: 88.5° (E) KVH Compass
   
GPS Latitude: 43.181060 N AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Longitude: -86.359307 E AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Altitude: 177.6 m AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Quality (1 or 2 = good): 2 AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Compass: 82.9° (E) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Pitch: -3.1° AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Roll: -2.6° AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Nortek Compass: 280.4° (W)   [Aug 17] Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Pitch: 0.2°   [Aug 17] Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Roll: -0.7°   [Aug 17] Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Solar Panel Voltage: 0.40 volts SPC Board
Battery Voltage: 12.01 volts SPC Board
Voltage at UW Hub: 50.88 volts   [Aug 17] SPC Board


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