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

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Current Weather/Wave Observations

Air Temperature: 59° F
Wind direction (W Dir): South (185 - 194 Degrees)
Wind Speed (W Spd): 5.8 kts (6.7 mph)
Wind Gust (W Spd): 5.8 kts (6.7 mph)
Dominant Wave Period (DWP): 3 sec
Dominant Wave Height (DWH): 0.98 ft
Dominant Wave Range (DWR): exactly 1.0 ft
Wind Wave Period (WWP): 3 sec
Wind Wave Height (WWH): 1.64 ft
Wind Wave Range (WWR): 0.82 - 2.46 ft
Atmospheric Pressure (AP): 29.99 in

Updated: 6:50 PM AKDT on July 23, 2019

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Current Wave Detail Observations

Water Depth: 1460 ft
Wave Height: 0.98 ft
Spectral Peak Period: 3.0 sec
Average Wave Period: 3.1 sec
Sampling Interval: 0.6 sec
Wave Record: 2400 sec

Updated: 7:00 PM AKDT on July 23, 2019

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 Wind Wave Pressure
  Air
(°F)
Water
(°F)
  Dir Speed
(kts)
Speed
(mph)
Period
(sec)
Height
(ft)
Range
(ft)
Period
(sec)
Height
(ft)
Range
(ft)
Atmo.
(in)
Tend.
(in)
21:50 60 61
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SW 7.8 8.9 0.33 exactly 0.3 - - - 30.00 -0.03
22:50 60 61
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WSW 7.8 8.9 0.33 exactly 0.3 - - - 30.00 -0.02
23:50 59 61
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WSW 7.8 8.9 0.66 exactly 0.7 - - - 29.99 -0.02
00:50 59 62
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WSW 9.7 11.2 0.66 exactly 0.7 - - - 29.98 -0.02
01:50 59 62
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WSW 11.7 13.4 3 0.98 exactly 1.0 3 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.96 -0.04
02:50 59 62
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WSW 9.7 11.2 3 1.31 exactly 1.3 3 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.95 -0.04
03:50 58 62
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WSW 11.7 13.4 3 1.31 exactly 1.3 3 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.94 -0.04
04:50 58 61
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WSW 9.7 11.2 3 1.31 exactly 1.3 3 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.93 -0.04
05:50 58 61
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WSW 9.7 11.2 3 1.31 exactly 1.3 3 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.92 -0.04
06:50 57 60
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SW 9.7 11.2 4 1.31 exactly 1.3 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.94 -
07:50 58 60
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SSE 3.9 4.5 4 1.31 exactly 1.3 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.94 +0.01
08:50 58 60
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NE 3.9 4.5 4 1.31 exactly 1.3 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.95 +0.04
09:50 59 61
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ESE 5.8 6.7 4 0.98 exactly 1.0 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.96 +0.02
11:50 58 62
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SSW 9.7 11.2 0.66 exactly 0.7 - - - 29.98 +0.02
12:50 58 62
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SSW 9.7 11.2 3 0.98 exactly 1.0 3 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.98 +0.02
14:50 58 61
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South 11.7 13.4 3 1.31 exactly 1.3 3 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.99 +0.01
15:50 58 61
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South 9.7 11.2 2 0.98 exactly 1.0 3 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.99 +0.01
16:50 58 61
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South 7.8 8.9 2 0.98 exactly 1.0 3 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.00 +0.01
17:50 58 61
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South 3.9 4.5 3 0.98 exactly 1.0 3 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.99 -
18:50 59 61
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South 5.8 6.7 3 0.98 exactly 1.0 3 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.99 -

Detailed Wave Spectra

Time Water Depth Wave Height Spectral Peak Period Average Wave Period Sampling Interval Wave Record
22:00 1460 ft 0.39 ft 6.6 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
00:00 1460 ft 0.52 ft 3.5 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
01:00 1460 ft 0.75 ft 2.8 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
03:00 1460 ft 1.18 ft 3.0 sec 2.9 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
05:00 1460 ft 1.25 ft 3.3 sec 2.9 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
08:00 1460 ft 1.38 ft 3.6 sec 3.3 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
14:00 1460 ft 1.05 ft 2.6 sec 2.7 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
16:00 1460 ft 0.89 ft 2.5 sec 2.6 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
17:00 1460 ft 0.98 ft 2.5 sec 2.7 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
19:00 1460 ft 0.98 ft 3.0 sec 3.1 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec