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University of Maine

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Mooring B0132 : Western Maine Shelf (Recovered on Jun 01 2019)

deployed by R/V Connecticut

Latitude: 43° 10.77´N
Longitude: 70° 25.64´W
Location Description: East of Cape Neddick (York)
Deployed: Oct 01 2018
Recovered: Jun 01 2019
Coast Guard Light List Letter: B
Coast Guard Light List Number 113
Water Depth: 62 meters (203 feet)
Watch Circle Radius: 45 meters (148 feet)
Last Cell Phone Transmission: Jun 01, 08 AM EDT
Last GOES Transmission: Jun 01, 07 AM EDT
Latest Event:
Jun 01, 09 AM EDT
recovered by the R/V Connecticut



Text Reports: Surface, Ocean, Currents OR Data Download (All data for this location)

Sensor Information (this deployment only)


Latest Conditions:

Since B0132 has already been recovered, you may follow this link for a more current data display.

Click on the graph icons below to see time series plots of the listed variables. The latest conditions are in local time but all plots are in GMT(Summer EDT is 4 hours behind GMT; Winter EST is 5 hours behind GMT; Atlantic AST is always 4 hours behind GMT).

We follow the convention that depth is measure positive "down". That's why parameters like wind speed have negative depths attached to them! The latest eastward and northward subsurface currents are displayed at a subset of available depths; no plots are presently available for current velocity vectors below 2m. Click here for additional Information.

Variable (measurement depth in meters) Last
Observation
Last
Update
(GMT)
Full
Deployment
Plot
Significant Wave Height (0m)0.5 meters (1.8 ft)2019 Jun 01 12:00 PM
Dominant Wave Period (0m)6.4 seconds 2019 Jun 01 12:00 PM
Significant Wave Height (test) (0m)0.5 meters (1.7 ft)2019 Jun 01 11:00 AM
Maximum Wave Height (test) (0m)0.8 meters (2.7 ft)2019 Jun 01 11:00 AM
Dominant Wave Period (test) (0m)7.1 seconds 2019 Jun 01 11:00 AM
Mean Wave Direction (test) (0m)124.4 degrees 2019 Jun 01 11:00 AM
Air Temperature (-3m)10.3 C (50.6 F)2019 Jun 01 12:00 PM
Visibility (-3m)312.3 meters 2019 Jun 01 12:00 PM
Barometric Pressure (-3m)1011.5 millibars 2019 Jun 01 12:00 PM
Wind Direction (-4m)SSE2019 Jun 01 12:00 PM
Wind 2 Direction [Primary] (-4m)SSE2019 Jun 01 12:00 PM
Wind Speed (-4m)2.0 m/s (4 mph, 4 kts)2019 Jun 01 12:00 PM
Wind 2 Speed [Primary] (-4m)2.2 m/s (5 mph, 4 kts)2019 Jun 01 12:00 PM
Wind Gust (-4m)3.4 m/s (8 mph, 7 kts)2019 Jun 01 12:00 PM
Wind 2 Gust [Primary] (-4m)3.6 m/s (8 mph, 7 kts)2019 Jun 01 12:00 PM
Water Temperature (1m)11.0 C (51.9 F) 2019 Jun 01 12:06 PM
Water Temperature (2m)11.0 C (51.8 F) 2019 Jun 01 12:00 PM
Water Temperature (3m)10.9 C (51.7 F) 2019 Jun 01 1:00 PM
Water Temperature (20m)6.3 C (43.4 F) 2019 Jun 01 12:06 PM
Water Temperature (50m)5.8 C (42.5 F) 2019 Jun 01 12:45 PM
Salinity (1m)29.2 psu 2019 Jun 01 12:06 PM
Salinity (20m)31.5 psu 2019 Jun 01 12:06 PM
Salinity (50m)31.8 psu 2019 Jun 01 12:45 PM
Pressure (50m)45.2 decibars 2019 Jun 01 12:45 PM
Sigma-T (1m)22.3 kg/m^3 2019 Jun 01 12:06 PM
Sigma-T (20m)24.8 kg/m^3 2019 Jun 01 12:06 PM
Sigma-T (50m)25.0 kg/m^3 2019 Jun 01 12:45 PM
Current Direction (2m)NW2019 Jun 01 12:00 PM
Current Speed (2m)16.5 cm/s (0.32 kts)2019 Jun 01 12:00 PM
East Current Velocity (2m)-13.6 cm/s (-0.26 kts)2019 Jun 01 12:00 PM
East Current Velocity (10m)-2.2 cm/s (-0.04 kts)2019 Jun 01 1:00 PM
East Current Velocity (14m)7.3 cm/s (0.14 kts)2019 Jun 01 1:00 PM
East Current Velocity (18m)8.2 cm/s (0.16 kts)2019 Jun 01 1:00 PM
East Current Velocity (22m)5.3 cm/s (0.10 kts)2019 Jun 01 1:00 PM
East Current Velocity (50m)-1.0 cm/s (-0.02 kts)2019 Jun 01 1:00 PM
North Current Velocity (2m)9.4 cm/s (0.18 kts)2019 Jun 01 12:00 PM
North Current Velocity (10m)-8.5 cm/s (-0.16 kts)2019 Jun 01 1:00 PM
North Current Velocity (14m)-5.6 cm/s (-0.11 kts)2019 Jun 01 1:00 PM
North Current Velocity (18m)3.7 cm/s (0.07 kts)2019 Jun 01 1:00 PM
North Current Velocity (22m)7.7 cm/s (0.15 kts)2019 Jun 01 1:00 PM
North Current Velocity (50m)2.1 cm/s (0.04 kts)2019 Jun 01 1:00 PM


Measured Ocean Currents and Wind Stress

Hourly averaged wind stress at 4 m and currents (rotated to true north) at 2 m (current meter) and from 10 m to a maximum of 126 m (Doppler).
This Deployment:

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Wind and Residual Ocean Currents

Measured winds and currents which are low-pass filtered to remove tidal currents. Winds at 4 m above sea surface, surface currents at a depth of 2 m, and doppler currents at 4 meter bins from 10 meters to a maximum of 126 meters.
This Deployment:

How to Read a Stick Plot


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