WEST ORCA BAY 8NM NW of Hinchinbrook IS AK (46060)

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Current Weather/Wave Observations

Air Temperature: 57° F
Wind direction (W Dir): SSW (195 - 204 Degrees)
Wind Speed (W Spd): 5.8 kts (6.7 mph)
Wind Gust (W Spd): 7.8 kts (8.9 mph)
Dominant Wave Height (DWH): 0.66 ft
Dominant Wave Range (DWR): exactly 0.7 ft
Atmospheric Pressure (AP): 30.14 in

Updated: 8:50 AM AKDT on July 30, 2016

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Current Wave Detail Observations

Water Depth: 1444 ft
Wave Height: 0.59 ft
Spectral Peak Period:
Average Wave Period: 4.0 sec
Sampling Interval: 0.6 sec
Wave Record: 2400 sec

Updated: 9:00 AM AKDT on July 30, 2016

General Information

Location: 60.584 North -146.784 West
Buoy Type: 3-meter discus buoy
Buoy Hull: 3D52
Payload: AMPS payload
Owned by: NDBC
Windspeed: Measured by obtained from anemometer
Sea Surface: Measured by Intake
Note: Station 46060 in port at Homer, AK.

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 57 57
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South 5.8 6.7 8 0.98 exactly 1.0 30.17 -0.02
21:50 57 58
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South 5.8 6.7 8 0.98 exactly 1.0 30.17 -0.02
22:50 57 57
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South 7.8 8.9 8 0.98 exactly 1.0 30.17 -
23:50 57 58
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South 7.8 8.9 8 0.98 exactly 1.0 30.17 -
00:50 57 57
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South 5.8 6.7 0.66 exactly 0.7 30.16 -
01:50 57 57
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SSW 7.8 8.9 0.66 exactly 0.7 30.16 -
02:50 57 57
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South 5.8 6.7 0.66 exactly 0.7 30.16 -
03:50 57 57
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South 7.8 8.9 0.66 exactly 0.7 30.15 -0.01
04:50 57 57
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South 7.8 8.9 0.66 exactly 0.7 30.15 -0.01
05:50 56 57
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South 7.8 8.9 0.66 exactly 0.7 30.14 -0.01
06:50 57 57
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South 9.7 11.2 0.66 exactly 0.7 30.14 -0.01
07:50 57 58
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South 7.8 8.9 0.66 exactly 0.7 30.14 -0.01
08:50 57 58
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SSW 5.8 6.7 0.66 exactly 0.7 30.14 -

Detailed Wave Spectra

Time Water Depth Wave Height Spectral Peak Period Average Wave Period Sampling Interval Wave Record
20:00 1444 ft 0.79 ft 6.0 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
21:00 1444 ft 0.82 ft 7.7 sec 6.3 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
22:00 1444 ft 0.82 ft 7.7 sec 4.1 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
23:00 1444 ft 0.85 ft 7.7 sec 4.8 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
00:00 1444 ft 0.89 ft 7.7 sec 4.8 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
01:00 1444 ft 0.79 ft 4.6 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
02:00 1444 ft 0.69 ft 3.7 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
03:00 1444 ft 0.56 ft 3.1 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
04:00 1444 ft 0.59 ft 3.2 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
05:00 1444 ft 0.69 ft 3.4 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
06:00 1444 ft 0.62 ft 3.7 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
07:00 1444 ft 0.59 ft 4.2 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
08:00 1444 ft 0.66 ft 3.9 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
09:00 1444 ft 0.59 ft 4.0 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec