Frying Pan Shoals, NC (41013)

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Current Weather/Wave Observations

Air Temperature: 83° F
Humidity: 77
Wind direction (W Dir): SW (215 - 224 Degrees)
Wind Speed (W Spd): 19.4 kts (22.4 mph)
Wind Gust (W Spd): 23.3 kts (26.8 mph)
Atmospheric Pressure (AP): 29.94 in

Updated: 6:10 AM EDT on July 23, 2017

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Current Wave Detail Observations

Water Depth: 79 ft
Wave Height: 4.79 ft
Spectral Peak Period: 5.0 sec
Average Wave Period: 4.3 sec
Sampling Interval: 0.6 sec
Wave Record: 2400 sec

Updated: 6:00 AM EDT on July 23, 2017

General Information

Location: 33.436 North -77.743 West
Buoy Type: 2.3-meter foam discus buoy
Buoy Hull: 2.3D01
Payload: SCOOP payload
Owned by: NDBC
Windspeed: Measured by obtained from anemometer
Sea Surface: Measured by Intake
Note: Right whales are active off NC from November to April. Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater in specific areas and times along the mid-Atlantic coast. To learn more about right whales and rules protecting them, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike/

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)
20:10 83 84 77 SW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 29.96 -
20:20 83 84 78 SSW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 29.96 -
20:30 83 84 79 SSW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.96 -
20:40 83 84 81 SSW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.96 -
20:50 83 84 81 SSW 17.5 20.1 3 2.95 exactly 3.0 3 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 8 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.96 -
21:10 83 84 81 SW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 29.96 -
21:20 83 84 82 SW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 29.96 -
21:30 83 84 82 SW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 29.96 -
21:40 83 84 82 SW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 29.96 -
21:50 83 84 80 SW 17.5 20.1 4 3.61 exactly 3.6 4 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 9 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.96 -
22:00 83 84 80 SW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 29.97 +0.02
22:10 83 84 80 SW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 29.96 -
22:20 83 84 81 SW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 29.97 -
22:30 83 84 82 SW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 29.96 -
22:40 83 84 82 SW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 29.96 -
22:50 83 84 82 SW 17.5 20.1 4 3.61 exactly 3.6 4 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 9 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.96 -
23:10 83 84 81 SW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 29.96 -
23:20 83 84 81 SW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 29.96 -
23:30 83 84 80 SW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 29.96 -
23:40 83 84 80 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.96 -
23:50 83 84 81 SW 17.5 20.1 5 3.94 exactly 3.9 5 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 8 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.95 -
00:10 83 84 80 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.95 -
00:20 83 84 80 SW 21.4 24.6 - - - - - - 29.96 -
00:30 83 84 80 SW 21.4 24.6 - - - - - - 29.96 -
00:40 83 84 80 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.95 -
00:50 83 84 79 SW 19.4 22.4 5 4.59 exactly 4.6 5 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.95 -
01:00 83 84 79 SW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 29.95 -0.03
01:10 83 84 78 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.95 -
01:30 83 84 79 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.95 -
01:40 83 84 81 SW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 29.95 -
01:50 83 84 80 SW 17.5 20.1 5 4.92 exactly 4.9 5 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 9 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.94 -
02:10 83 84 82 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.93 -
02:20 83 84 80 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.93 -
02:30 83 84 80 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.93 -
02:50 83 84 81 SW 19.4 22.4 5 4.92 exactly 4.9 5 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.93 -
03:00 83 84 80 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.93 -0.02
03:10 83 84 80 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.93 -
03:20 83 84 79 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.93 -
03:40 83 84 80 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.93 -
03:50 83 84 81 SW 19.4 22.4 6 4.92 exactly 4.9 6 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 9 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.93 -
04:10 83 84 79 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.93 -
04:20 83 84 79 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.92 -
04:30 83 84 78 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.93 -
04:50 83 84 78 SW 19.4 22.4 5 4.59 exactly 4.6 5 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 9 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.93 -
05:10 83 84 79 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.93 -
05:20 83 84 77 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.93 -
05:30 83 83 79 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.94 -
05:40 83 83 78 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.94 -
05:50 83 83 78 SW 19.4 22.4 5 4.92 exactly 4.9 5 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 9 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.94 -
06:10 83
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77 SW 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 29.94 -

Detailed Wave Spectra

Time Water Depth Wave Height Spectral Peak Period Average Wave Period Sampling Interval Wave Record
20:00 79 ft 2.89 ft 8.3 sec 3.8 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
21:00 79 ft 3.02 ft 3.3 sec 3.8 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
23:00 79 ft 3.77 ft 4.2 sec 4.1 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
00:00 79 ft 3.87 ft 4.5 sec 4.2 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
02:00 79 ft 4.79 ft 5.3 sec 4.6 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
04:00 79 ft 4.92 ft 5.6 sec 4.3 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
05:00 79 ft 4.69 ft 5.3 sec 4.3 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
06:00 79 ft 4.79 ft 5.0 sec 4.3 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec