Diamond Shoals, NC (41025)

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Current Weather/Wave Observations

Air Temperature: 54° F
Humidity: 62
Wind direction (W Dir): WNW (295 - 304 Degrees)
Wind Speed (W Spd): 7.8 kts (8.9 mph)
Wind Gust (W Spd): 11.7 kts (13.4 mph)
Atmospheric Pressure (AP): 30.23 in
Pressure Tendency (PT): -0.02 in
Steady or increasing, then decreasing; or decreasing, then decreasing more rapidly

Updated: 12:00 PM EST on January 21, 2018

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Current Wave Detail Observations

Water Depth: 210 ft
Wave Height: 2.46 ft
Spectral Peak Period: 10.8 sec
Average Wave Period: 4.2 sec
Sampling Interval: 0.6 sec
Wave Record: 2400 sec

Updated: 12:00 PM EST on January 21, 2018

General Information

Location: 35.006 North -75.402 West
Buoy Type: 3-meter discus buoy
Buoy Hull: 3DV09
Payload: ARES payload
Owned by: NDBC
Windspeed: Measured by obtained from anemometer
Sea Surface: Measured by Intake
Note: This buoy is located in the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary. 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 62 69 44 WSW 21.4 24.6 - - - - - - 30.17 -
20:20 62 69 43 WSW 23.3 26.8 - - - - - - 30.17 -
20:30 62
-
45 WSW 21.4 24.6 - - - - - - 30.17 -
20:40 62
-
45 WSW 21.4 24.6 - - - - - - 30.17 -
20:50 62 69 47 WSW 21.4 24.6 6 5.25 exactly 5.2 6 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 13 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.17 -
21:10 62 69 48 WSW 21.4 24.6 - - - - - - 30.18 -
21:20 62 69 45 WSW 23.3 26.8 - - - - - - 30.18 -
21:30 62 69 45 WSW 23.3 26.8 - - - - - - 30.19 -
21:40 62 69 46 WSW 21.4 24.6 - - - - - - 30.19 -
21:50 62
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47 WSW 21.4 24.6 6 5.58 exactly 5.6 6 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.19 -
22:10 61 69 50 West 21.4 24.6 - - - - - - 30.19 -
22:20 61 69 49 West 21.4 24.6 - - - - - - 30.20 -
22:30 61 69 47 West 23.3 26.8 - - - - - - 30.20 -
22:40 60 69 47 West 23.3 26.8 - - - - - - 30.20 -
22:50 60 69 44 West 21.4 24.6 6 5.58 exactly 5.6 6 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.20 -
23:10 61 69 42 West 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 30.20 -
23:20 60 69 46 West 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 30.20 -
23:30 60 69 47 West 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.20 -
23:40 60 68 45 West 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.20 -
00:10 60 68 49 West 15.6 17.9 - - - - - - 30.20 -
00:20 60 68 48 West 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.20 -
00:30 60 68 45 West 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.20 -
00:40 60 68 45 West 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.20 -
00:50 60 68 46 West 17.5 20.1 6 5.25 exactly 5.2 6 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 11 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.20 -
01:00 59 68 46 West 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.20 +0.01
01:10 59 68 45 West 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.20 -
01:20 59 68 44 West 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.20 -
01:30 60 68 38 West 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.20 -
01:40 60 68 39 West 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.20 -
01:50 59 68 41 West 17.5 20.1 6 4.59 exactly 4.6 6 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 11 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.20 -
02:20 59 68 38 West 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.19 -
02:50 59 68 42 WNW 15.6 17.9 6 4.59 exactly 4.6 6 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 9 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.20 -
03:00 59 68 44 WNW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.20 -
03:20 58 68 46 WNW 15.6 17.9 - - - - - - 30.19 -
03:30 59 68 45 WNW 15.6 17.9 - - - - - - 30.19 -
03:40 59 68 45 WNW 15.6 17.9 - - - - - - 30.19 -
03:50 59 69 46 WNW 15.6 17.9 6 3.94 exactly 3.9 6 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.19 -
04:10 59 69 47 WNW 15.6 17.9 - - - - - - 30.19 -
04:20 59 69 44 WNW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.19 -
04:30 59 69 42 WNW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.19 -
04:40 59 69 43 WNW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.19 -
04:50 60 69 40 West 17.5 20.1 6 3.61 exactly 3.6 6 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 11 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.19 -
05:30 60 69 39 WNW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.19 -
05:40 59 69 43 WNW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.20 -
05:50 59 69 44 WNW 17.5 20.1 6 3.94 exactly 3.9 6 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.20 -
06:10 59 69 43 WNW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.20 -
06:20 58 69 45 WNW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.21 -
06:30 58 69 46 WNW 17.5 20.1 - - - - - - 30.21 -
06:40 58 69 47 WNW 15.6 17.9 - - - - - - 30.21 -
07:10 57 69 51 NW 15.6 17.9 - - - - - - 30.21 -
07:20 56 69 53 WNW 15.6 17.9 - - - - - - 30.22 -
07:30 56 69 53 WNW 13.6 15.7 - - - - - - 30.22 -
07:40 56 69 52 WNW 13.6 15.7 - - - - - - 30.22 -
07:50
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WNW 11.7 13.4 4 3.94 exactly 3.9 4 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 11 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.22 -
08:10 56
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51 NW 13.6 15.7 - - - - - - 30.23 -
08:20 55
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54 NW 13.6 15.7 - - - - - - 30.24 -
08:30 55 69 54 NW 11.7 13.4 - - - - - - 30.25 -
08:40 55 69 53 NW 11.7 13.4 - - - - - - 30.25 -
08:50 55 69 54 NW 9.7 11.2 4 3.28 exactly 3.3 4 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.25 -
09:20 54 69 53 NW 9.7 11.2 - - - - - - 30.26 -
09:30 54 69 53 NW 9.7 11.2 - - - - - - 30.26 -
09:40 54 69 55 NW 9.7 11.2 - - - - - - 30.26 -
09:50 54 69 54 NW 9.7 11.2 4 2.95 exactly 3.0 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 11 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.26 -
10:10 54 70 54 NW 5.8 6.7 - - - - - - 30.26 -
10:20 54 70 57 NW 7.8 8.9 - - - - - - 30.26 -
10:30 54 69 58 NW 7.8 8.9 - - - - - - 30.26 -
10:40 54 70 58 WNW 5.8 6.7 - - - - - - 30.26 -
10:50 54 70 60 WNW 7.8 8.9 11 2.62 exactly 2.6 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 11 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.26 -
11:10 54 70 61 WNW 7.8 8.9 - - - - - - 30.25 -
11:20 54 70 61 WNW 9.7 11.2 - - - - - - 30.25 -
11:30 70
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WNW 9.7 11.2 - - - - - - 30.25 -
11:40 54 70 61 WNW 9.7 11.2 - - - - - - 30.24 -

Detailed Wave Spectra

Time Water Depth Wave Height Spectral Peak Period Average Wave Period Sampling Interval Wave Record
20:00 210 ft 5.51 ft 6.3 sec 4.7 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
21:00 210 ft 5.35 ft 5.6 sec 4.4 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
22:00 210 ft 5.61 ft 6.3 sec 4.7 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
23:00 210 ft 5.68 ft 5.9 sec 4.5 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
00:00 210 ft 5.38 ft 6.3 sec 4.5 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
02:00 210 ft 4.66 ft 5.9 sec 4.4 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
04:00 210 ft 4.00 ft 6.3 sec 4.1 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
05:00 210 ft 3.64 ft 5.9 sec 4.2 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
06:00 210 ft 3.87 ft 5.6 sec 4.1 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
07:00 210 ft 3.87 ft 3.8 sec 4.2 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
08:00 210 ft 3.81 ft 4.0 sec 4.1 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
09:00 210 ft 3.22 ft 4.0 sec 3.9 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
10:00 210 ft 2.99 ft 3.7 sec 4.0 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
11:00 210 ft 2.53 ft 10.8 sec 4.1 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
12:00 210 ft 2.46 ft 10.8 sec 4.2 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec