Bodega Bay 48NM North Northwest of San Francisco, CA (46013)

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Current Weather/Wave Observations

Air Temperature: 53° F
Wind direction (W Dir): SW (225 - 234 Degrees)
Wind Speed (W Spd): 3.9 kts (4.5 mph)
Wind Gust (W Spd): 3.9 kts (4.5 mph)
Dominant Wave Period (DWP): 11 sec
Dominant Wave Height (DWH): 6.56 ft
Dominant Wave Range (DWR): exactly 6.6 ft
Wind Wave Period (WWP): 4 sec
Wind Wave Height (WWH): 1.64 ft
Wind Wave Range (WWR): 0.82 - 2.46 ft
Wave Swell Period (WSP): 11 sec
Wave Swell Height (WSH): 6.56 ft
Wave Swell Range (WSR): 5.74 - 7.38 ft
Atmospheric Pressure (AP): 29.98 in
Pressure Tendency (PT): -0.01 in
Steady or increasing, then decreasing; or decreasing, then decreasing more rapidly

Updated: 11:50 PM PDT on April 24, 2014

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Current Wave Detail Observations

Water Depth: 381 ft
Wave Height: 6.63 ft
Spectral Peak Period: 10.8 sec
Average Wave Period: 7.7 sec
Sampling Interval: 0.6 sec
Wave Record: 2400 sec

Updated: 12:00 AM PDT on April 25, 2014

General Information

Location: 38.242 North -123.301 West
Buoy Type: 3-meter discus buoy
Buoy Hull: 3D48
Payload: AMPS payload
Owned by: NDBC
Windspeed: Measured by obtained from anemometer
Sea Surface: Measured by Intake
Note:
"Potential Explosion Hazard Exist for this Buoy"

Weather and Wave Data

Time Temp Humidity Wind Dominant Wave Wind Wave Wave Swell Pressure
  Air
(°F)
Water
(°F)
  Dir Speed
(kts)
Speed
(mph)
Period
(sec)
Height
(ft)
Range
(ft)
Period
(sec)
Height
(ft)
Range
(ft)
Period
(sec)
Height
(ft)
Range
(ft)
Atmo.
(in)
Tend.
(in)
20:50 53 51
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West 5.8 6.7 11 6.56 exactly 6.6 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 11 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 29.99 -0.05
21:50 53 51
-
WNW 3.9 4.5 10 5.91 exactly 5.9 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 10 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 30.00 -0.02
22:50 53 51
-
WNW 5.8 6.7 11 7.22 exactly 7.2 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 11 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 30.00 -0.01
23:50 53 51
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SW 3.9 4.5 11 6.56 exactly 6.6 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 11 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 29.98 -0.01

Detailed Wave Spectra

Time Water Depth Wave Height Spectral Peak Period Average Wave Period Sampling Interval Wave Record
20:00 381 ft 6.07 ft 10.8 sec 7.7 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
21:00 381 ft 6.59 ft 10.8 sec 8.0 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
22:00 381 ft 5.91 ft 10.0 sec 7.5 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
23:00 381 ft 7.19 ft 10.8 sec 8.2 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
00:00 381 ft 6.63 ft 10.8 sec 7.7 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec