Albatross Banks AK (46078)

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Current Weather/Wave Observations

Air Temperature: 47° F
Wind direction (W Dir): ()
Wind Speed (W Spd): kts ( )
Dominant Wave Period (DWP): 7 sec
Dominant Wave Height (DWH): 4.59 ft
Dominant Wave Range (DWR): exactly 4.6 ft
Atmospheric Pressure (AP): 29.46 in
Pressure Tendency (PT): -0.03 in
Steady or increasing, then decreasing; or decreasing, then decreasing more rapidly

Updated: 12:50 PM AKDT on June 03, 2015

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Current Wave Detail Observations

Water Depth: 11171 ft
Wave Height: 4.53 ft
Spectral Peak Period: 7.1 sec
Average Wave Period: 6.5 sec
Sampling Interval: 0.6 sec
Wave Record: 2400 sec

Updated: 1:00 PM AKDT on June 03, 2015

General Information

Location: 56.074 North -152.572 West
Buoy Type: 6-meter NOMAD buoy
Buoy Hull: 6N54
Payload: ARES payload
Owned by: NDBC
Windspeed: Measured by obtained from anemometer
Sea Surface: Measured by Intake
Note: Station 46078 stopped transmitting on 1/18/12. Station 46078 was discovered to not have an O&I Light 6/19/12. Buoy damaged beyond repair. 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 47 48
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- 14 3.28 exactly 3.3 29.61 -0.05
21:50 47 49
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- 7 3.94 exactly 3.9 29.59 -0.05
22:50 47 49
-
- 6 3.61 exactly 3.6 29.58 -0.04
23:50 46 49
-
- 7 4.27 exactly 4.3 29.57 -0.04
00:50 46 48
-
- 7 3.94 exactly 3.9 29.56 -0.03
01:50 46 48
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- 7 3.94 exactly 3.9 29.55 -0.03
02:50 47 48
-
- 7 3.94 exactly 3.9 29.55 -0.01
03:50 46 48
-
- 7 3.94 exactly 3.9 29.55 -0.01
04:50 46 48
-
- 7 3.94 exactly 3.9 29.53 -0.02
05:50 46 48
-
- 7 3.94 exactly 3.9 29.52 -0.03
06:50 46 48
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- 7 3.61 exactly 3.6 29.51 -0.03
07:50 46 48
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- 15 3.61 exactly 3.6 29.51 -0.02
08:50 46 48
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- 7 3.94 exactly 3.9 29.50 -0.02
09:50 47 48
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- 7 4.27 exactly 4.3 29.49 -0.03
10:50 47 49
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- 7 4.59 exactly 4.6 29.48 -0.03
11:50 47 48
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- 7 4.59 exactly 4.6 29.47 -0.03
12:50 47 48
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- 7 4.59 exactly 4.6 29.46 -0.03

Detailed Wave Spectra

Time Water Depth Wave Height Spectral Peak Period Average Wave Period Sampling Interval Wave Record
21:00 11171 ft 3.38 ft 13.8 sec 5.5 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
22:00 11171 ft 3.87 ft 6.7 sec 5.6 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
23:00 11171 ft 3.64 ft 6.3 sec 5.7 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
00:00 11171 ft 4.17 ft 6.7 sec 6.0 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
01:00 11171 ft 4.00 ft 6.7 sec 5.6 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
02:00 11171 ft 3.84 ft 6.7 sec 5.8 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
03:00 11171 ft 4.00 ft 7.1 sec 6.2 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
04:00 11171 ft 3.94 ft 6.7 sec 5.9 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
05:00 11171 ft 4.04 ft 7.1 sec 6.2 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
06:00 11171 ft 3.81 ft 7.1 sec 6.1 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
07:00 11171 ft 3.74 ft 6.7 sec 5.8 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
08:00 11171 ft 3.71 ft 14.8 sec 6.1 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
09:00 11171 ft 4.00 ft 6.7 sec 6.3 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
10:00 11171 ft 4.17 ft 7.1 sec 6.4 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
11:00 11171 ft 4.46 ft 7.1 sec 6.5 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
12:00 11171 ft 4.46 ft 7.1 sec 6.6 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
13:00 11171 ft 4.53 ft 7.1 sec 6.5 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec