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 3:20 pm EDT on Tue, Oct 23, 2018 (19:20 GMT)
NOTE: Italic values identify data that is not recent and may not reflect current conditions.

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Air Data:   
Wind Speed: 18.28 kts (9.40 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Maximum Wind Speed: 20.42 kts (10.51 m/s) R.M. Young Wind Monitor
Wind Direction: 343.6° (NNW) AirMar Weather Sensor
Air Temperature: 46.7 °F (8.2 °C) AirMar Weather Sensor
Barometric Pressure: 30.22 inHg (1023.36 hPa) AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Water Near-Surface Data:   
Significant Wave Height: 3.1 ft (0.94 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Maximum Wave Height: 5.2 ft (1.58 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Zero-Crossing Period: 3.69 secs Nortek AWAC Profiler
Wave Direction: 0.0° (N) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
YSI Water Temperature (near surface): 54.2 °F (12.4 °C) YSI Sonde
Dissolved Oxygen (near surface): 100.43 %Sat (10.73 mg/L) YSI Sonde
Phycocyanin (near surface): 0.1 RFU YSI Sonde
Fluorescent DOM (near surface): 0.32 RFU YSI Sonde
Total Dissolved Solids (near surface): 192.92 mg/L YSI Sonde
Total Suspended Solids (near surface): 0.00 mg/L YSI Sonde
pH (near surface): 8.23 YSI Sonde
Chlorophyll (near surface): 0.4 RFU YSI Sonde
Conductivity (near surface): 225 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Specific Conductivity (near surface): 297 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Turbidity (near surface): 2.7 NTU YSI Sonde
YSI Sensor Depth: 4.22 ft (1.287 m) YSI Sonde
   
Water Column Data:   
Current @ 14.8 ft (4.5 m) Depth: 0.273 kts (14.0 cm/s), 169.7° (S) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 27.9 ft (8.5 m) Depth: 0.278 kts (14.3 cm/s), 182.0° (S) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 41.0 ft (12.5 m) Depth: 0.343 kts (17.6 cm/s), 249.4° (WSW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 54.1 ft (16.5 m) Depth: 0.179 kts (9.2 cm/s), 178.1° (S) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 64.0 ft (19.5 m) Depth: 0.274 kts (14.1 cm/s), 197.8° (SSW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Current @ 70.5 ft (21.5 m) Depth: 0.009 kts (0.4 cm/s), 243.4° (WSW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Water Near-Bottom Data:   
YSI Water Temperature (near bottom): 54.0 °F (12.2 °C) YSI Sonde
Dissolved Oxygen (near bottom): 101.24 %Sat (10.85 mg/L) YSI Sonde
Phycocyanin (near bottom): 0.15 RFU YSI Sonde
Fluorescent DOM (near bottom): 0.35 RFU YSI Sonde
Total Dissolved Solids (near bottom): 194.29 mg/L YSI Sonde
Total Suspended Solids (near bottom): 0.00 mg/L YSI Sonde
pH (near bottom): 8.58 YSI Sonde
Chlorophyll (near bottom): 0.6 RFU YSI Sonde
Conductivity (near bottom): 226 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Specific Conductivity (near bottom): 299 µS/cm YSI Sonde
Turbidity (near bottom): 1.6 NTU YSI Sonde
YSI Sensor Depth: 79.94 ft (24.365 m) YSI Sonde
   
Nortek Water Temperature (near bottom): 53.9 °F (12.2 °C) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Sensor Depth: 73.98 ft (22.55 m) Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Engineering Data:   
AirMar Compass: 44.3° (NE) AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Pitch: 8.0° AirMar Weather Sensor
AirMar Roll: 13.6° AirMar Weather Sensor
   
Nortek Compass: 324.8° (NW) Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Pitch: -0.5° Nortek AWAC Profiler
Nortek Roll: -0.8° Nortek AWAC Profiler
   
Solar Panel #1 Voltage: 17.79 volts SPC Board
Solar Panel #2 Voltage: 17.43 volts LVD Board
Solar Panel #3 Voltage: 17.93 volts LVD Board
Battery Voltage: 50.61 volts LVD Board
Voltage at UW Hub: 50.28 volts SPC Board
Buoy 12V Bus: 12.01 volts SPC Board

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