ALBATROSS BANK 104NM South of Kodiak, AK (46078)

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Current Weather/Wave Observations

Air Temperature: 55° F
Humidity: 93
Wind direction (W Dir): SW (225 - 234 Degrees)
Wind Speed (W Spd): 15.6 kts (17.9 mph)
Wind Gust (W Spd): 19.4 kts (22.4 mph)
Dominant Wave Period (DWP): 7 sec
Dominant Wave Height (DWH): 6.23 ft
Dominant Wave Range (DWR): exactly 6.2 ft
Wind Wave Period (WWP): 7 sec
Wind Wave Height (WWH): 4.92 ft
Wind Wave Range (WWR): 4.10 - 5.74 ft
Wave Swell Period (WSP): 8 sec
Wave Swell Height (WSH): 3.28 ft
Wave Swell Range (WSR): 2.46 - 4.10 ft
Atmospheric Pressure (AP): 29.77 in
Pressure Tendency (PT): -0.03 in
Steady or increasing, then decreasing; or decreasing, then decreasing more rapidly

Updated: 2:50 PM AKDT on July 24, 2016

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Current Wave Detail Observations

Water Depth: 13163 ft
Wave Height: 6.36 ft
Spectral Peak Period: 7.1 sec
Average Wave Period: 5.6 sec
Sampling Interval: 0.6 sec
Wave Record: 2400 sec

Updated: 3:00 PM AKDT on July 24, 2016

General Information

Location: 55.99 North -152.64 West
Buoy Type: 3-meter discus buoy
Buoy Hull: 3D66
Payload: AMPS payload
Owned by: NDBC
Windspeed: Measured by obtained from anemometer
Sea Surface: Measured by Intake
Note: Station 46078 went adrift on 11/21/15 and the last report from its moored position was at 1600Z.
Buoy has been recovered.

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 56 56 83 West 19.4 22.4 9 8.20 exactly 8.2 8 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 9 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 29.87 -
21:50 56 55 84 West 17.5 20.1 8 7.87 exactly 7.9 8 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 9 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 29.88 +0.01
22:50 56 55 84 West 19.4 22.4 8 7.87 exactly 7.9 8 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 15 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 29.87 -
23:50 56 55 83 West 19.4 22.4 9 7.22 exactly 7.2 7 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 9 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 29.88 -
00:50 56 55 85 West 17.5 20.1 7 7.22 exactly 7.2 7 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 10 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 29.88 -
01:50 56 55 87 WSW 15.6 17.9 7 7.22 exactly 7.2 7 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 9 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 29.88 -
02:50 56 55 87 WSW 15.6 17.9 9 6.56 exactly 6.6 7 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 9 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 29.87 -0.01
03:50 56 55 89 WSW 13.6 15.7 10 5.91 exactly 5.9 6 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 10 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 29.86 -0.02
04:50 55 56 92 WSW 15.6 17.9 8 5.91 exactly 5.9 6 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 8 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 29.85 -0.03
05:50 56 56 87 WSW 17.5 20.1 9 5.58 exactly 5.6 6 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 9 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 29.84 -0.03
06:50 56 56 86 WSW 15.6 17.9 9 5.58 exactly 5.6 6 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 9 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 29.84 -0.02
07:50 56 56 87 WSW 15.6 17.9 9 5.91 exactly 5.9 6 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 9 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 29.83 -0.02
08:50 56 56 86 WSW 17.5 20.1 8 5.91 exactly 5.9 8 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 15 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 29.82 -0.02
09:50 56 56 85 WSW 17.5 20.1 8 6.23 exactly 6.2 5 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 8 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 29.81 -0.03
10:50 56 56 84 SW 15.6 17.9 8 5.91 exactly 5.9 8 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 16 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 29.81 -0.02
11:50 56 56 81 SW 17.5 20.1 7 6.56 exactly 6.6 7 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 9 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 29.80 -0.02
12:50 55 56 88 SW 15.6 17.9 8 5.91 exactly 5.9 7 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 8 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 29.79 -0.01
13:50 56 56 88 SW 15.6 17.9 7 6.23 exactly 6.2 7 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 9 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 29.78 -0.03
14:50 55 56 93 SW 15.6 17.9 7 6.23 exactly 6.2 7 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 8 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 29.77 -0.03

Detailed Wave Spectra

Time Water Depth Wave Height Spectral Peak Period Average Wave Period Sampling Interval Wave Record
20:00 13163 ft 8.79 ft 7.7 sec 6.3 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
21:00 13163 ft 8.17 ft 9.1 sec 5.9 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
22:00 13163 ft 7.94 ft 7.7 sec 6.0 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
23:00 13163 ft 7.97 ft 8.3 sec 6.3 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
00:00 13163 ft 7.35 ft 9.1 sec 5.9 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
01:00 13163 ft 7.15 ft 7.1 sec 5.9 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
02:00 13163 ft 7.25 ft 7.1 sec 5.7 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
03:00 13163 ft 6.73 ft 9.1 sec 5.6 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
04:00 13163 ft 6.00 ft 10.0 sec 5.7 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
05:00 13163 ft 5.87 ft 8.3 sec 5.6 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
06:00 13163 ft 5.48 ft 9.1 sec 5.5 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
07:00 13163 ft 5.61 ft 9.1 sec 5.7 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
08:00 13163 ft 5.91 ft 9.1 sec 5.6 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
09:00 13163 ft 6.04 ft 7.7 sec 5.8 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
10:00 13163 ft 6.14 ft 8.3 sec 5.8 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
11:00 13163 ft 5.97 ft 7.7 sec 5.8 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
12:00 13163 ft 6.46 ft 7.1 sec 5.7 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
13:00 13163 ft 6.04 ft 8.3 sec 5.5 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
14:00 13163 ft 6.27 ft 7.1 sec 5.7 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
15:00 13163 ft 6.36 ft 7.1 sec 5.6 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec