PENSACOLA 115NM East Southeast of Pensacola, FL (42039)

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Current Weather/Wave Observations

Air Temperature: 83° F
Humidity: 75
Wind direction (W Dir): SW (215 - 224 Degrees)
Wind Speed (W Spd): 7.8 kts (8.9 mph)
Wind Gust (W Spd): 9.7 kts (11.2 mph)
Dominant Wave Period (DWP): 8 sec
Dominant Wave Height (DWH): 0.98 ft
Dominant Wave Range (DWR): exactly 1.0 ft
Atmospheric Pressure (AP): 30.04 in
Pressure Tendency (PT): +0.02 in
Increasing, then decreasing

Updated: 11:50 PM CDT on July 23, 2014

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Current Wave Detail Observations

Water Depth: 899 ft
Wave Height: 1.08 ft
Spectral Peak Period: 8.3 sec
Average Wave Period: 3.6 sec
Sampling Interval: 0.6 sec
Wave Record: 2400 sec

Updated: 12:00 AM CDT on July 24, 2014

General Information

Location: 28.791 North -86.008 West
Buoy Type: 3-meter discus buoy
Buoy Hull: 3D23
Payload: ARES payload
Owned by: NDBC
Windspeed: Measured by obtained from anemometer
Sea Surface: Measured by Intake
Note: Station 42039 stopped transmitting 06/10/2012. This buoy will be fully restored to service when it can be worked into the schedule.  When the service date is known, it will be posted in the maintenance report. 

Weather and Wave Data

Time Temp Humidity Wind Dominant Wave Pressure
  Air
(°F)
Water
(°F)
  Dir Speed
(kts)
Speed
(mph)
Period
(sec)
Height
(ft)
Range
(ft)
Atmo.
(in)
Tend.
(in)
20:50 83 85 71 SSW 7.8 8.9 3 0.98 exactly 1.0 30.01 -
21:50 83 85 72 SSW 7.8 8.9 9 0.98 exactly 1.0 30.03 +0.02
22:50 83 84 74 SSW 7.8 8.9 8 0.98 exactly 1.0 30.05 +0.05
23:50 83 84 75 SW 7.8 8.9 8 0.98 exactly 1.0 30.04 +0.02

Detailed Wave Spectra

Time Water Depth Wave Height Spectral Peak Period Average Wave Period Sampling Interval Wave Record
20:00 899 ft 0.89 ft 3.6 sec 3.5 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
21:00 899 ft 0.95 ft 3.4 sec 3.5 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
22:00 899 ft 1.05 ft 9.1 sec 3.4 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
00:00 899 ft 1.08 ft 8.3 sec 3.6 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec