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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 1:00 am EDT on Wed, Jun 28, 2017 (05:00 GMT)
NOTE: Italic values identify data that is not recent and may not reflect current conditions.

 Data Plots
Air Data:   
Wind Speed: 13.34 kts (6.86 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Maximum Wind Speed: 14.71 kts (7.57 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Wind Direction: 198.4° (SSW) AirMar Weather Sensor
Air Temperature: 66.1 °F (19.0 °C) CSI Temp Probe
Barometric Pressure: 30.03 inHg (1016.83 hPa) R.M. Young Barometer
   
Water Near-Surface Data:   
Significant Wave Height: 1.7 ft (0.51 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Maximum Wave Height: 3.1 ft (0.95 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Zero-Crossing Period: 2.74 secs Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Direction: 188.9° (S) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Temperature (near surface): 64.8 °F (18.2 °C) CSI Temp Probe
   
YSI Water Temperature (near surface): 65.0 °F (18.4 °C) YSI Sonde
Dissolved Oxygen (near surface): 99.24 %Sat (9.32 mg/L) YSI Sonde
Phycocyanin (near surface): 0.4 RFU YSI Sonde
Fluorescent DOM (near surface): -1.00 RFU YSI Sonde
Total Dissolved Solids (near surface): 195.82 mg/L YSI Sonde
Total Suspended Solids (near surface): 0.00 mg/L YSI Sonde
pH (near surface): 8.69 YSI Sonde
Chlorophyll (near surface): 1.7 RFU YSI Sonde
Conductivity (near surface): 263 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Specific Conductivity (near surface): 301 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Turbidity (near surface): 6.9 NTU YSI Sonde
YSI Sensor Depth: 4.07 ft (1.240 m) YSI Sonde
Pressure (at YSI Sensor): 16.50 psia (11.38 dbar) YSI Sonde
   
Water Column Data:   
Current @ 14.8 ft (4.5 m) Depth: 0.100 kts (5.1 cm/s), 232.9° (SW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 27.9 ft (8.5 m) Depth: 0.194 kts (10.0 cm/s), 137.0° (SE) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 41.0 ft (12.5 m) Depth: 0.159 kts (8.2 cm/s), 180.0° (S) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 54.1 ft (16.5 m) Depth: 0.070 kts (3.6 cm/s), 178.4° (S) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 64.0 ft (19.5 m) Depth: 0.249 kts (12.8 cm/s), 246.0° (WSW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 70.5 ft (21.5 m) Depth: 0.304 kts (15.7 cm/s), 252.1° (WSW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Near-Bottom Data:   
SBE Conductivity (near bottom): 235.7 uS/cm SeaBird CTD
SBE Water Temperature (near bottom): 57.8 °F (14.3 °C) SeaBird CTD
SBE Sensor Depth: 73.1 ft (22.3 m) SeaBird CTD
   
Nortek Water Temperature (near bottom): 57.6 °F (14.2 °C) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Sensor Depth: 74.96 ft (22.85 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Engineering Data:   
KVH Compass: 49.5° (NE) KVH Compass
   
GPS Latitude: 43.181072 N AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Longitude: -86.359283 E AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Altitude: 178.8 m AirMar Weather Sensor
GPS Quality (1 or 2 = good): 1 AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Compass: 44.4° (NE) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Pitch: -6.2° AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Roll: -2.4° AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Nortek Compass: 279.4° (W) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Pitch: 1.2° Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Roll: 1.6° Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Solar Panel Voltage: 0.40 volts SPC Board
Battery Voltage: 12.32 volts SPC Board
Voltage at UW Hub: 50.92 volts SPC Board


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