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University of Maine

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Mooring I0127 : Eastern Maine Shelf (Recovered on Jun 23 2013)


Latitude: 44° 6.35´N
Longitude: 68° 6.55´W
Location Description: Acadia
Deployed: Oct 26 2012
Recovered: Jun 23 2013
Coast Guard Light List Letter: I
Coast Guard Light List Number 2296
Water Depth: 100 meters (328 feet)
Watch Circle Radius: 50 meters (164 feet)
Last Cell Phone Transmission: Jun 23, 06 PM EDT
Last GOES Transmission: Dec 31, 07 AM EST
Latest Event:
Jun 23, 06 PM EDT
Recovered by R/V Connecticut



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

Sensor Information (this deployment only)


Latest Conditions:

Since I0127 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)0.8 meters (2.5 ft)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
Dominant Wave Period (0m)4.6 seconds 2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
Significant Wave Height (test) (0m)0.7 meters (2.4 ft)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
Maximum Wave Height (test) (0m)1.2 meters (3.9 ft)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
Dominant Wave Period (test) (0m)4.8 seconds 2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
Mean Wave Direction (test) (0m)209.2 degrees 2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
Air Temperature (-3m)12.7 C (54.9 F)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
Visibility (-3m)2401.7 meters 2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
Barometric Pressure (-3m)1015.2 millibars 2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
Wind Direction (-4m)South2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
Wind 2 Direction [Primary] (-4m)SSE2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
Wind Speed (-4m)2.5 m/s (5 mph, 5 kts)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
Wind 2 Speed [Primary] (-4m)3.0 m/s (7 mph, 6 kts)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
Wind Gust (-4m)3.0 m/s (7 mph, 6 kts)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
Wind 2 Gust [Primary] (-4m)3.6 m/s (8 mph, 7 kts)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
Water Temperature (1m)11.0 C (51.9 F) 2013 Jun 23 10:39 PM
Water Temperature (2m)10.8 C (51.5 F) 2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
Water Temperature (3m)10.1 C (50.2 F) 2013 Jun 23 5:00 PM
Water Temperature (20m)5.1 C (41.2 F) 2013 Feb 28 10:00 AM
Water Temperature (50m)8.1 C (46.5 F) 2013 Jun 23 10:39 PM
Salinity (1m)31.0 psu 2013 Jun 23 10:39 PM
Salinity (20m)32.9 psu 2013 Feb 28 10:00 AM
Salinity (50m)31.8 psu 2013 Jun 23 10:39 PM
Sigma-T (1m)23.6 kg/m^3 2013 Jun 23 10:39 PM
Sigma-T (20m)26.0 kg/m^3 2013 Feb 28 10:00 AM
Sigma-T (50m)24.7 kg/m^3 2013 Jun 23 10:39 PM
Current Direction (2m)SW2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
Current Speed (2m)33.4 cm/s (0.65 kts)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
East Current Velocity (2m)-20.4 cm/s (-0.40 kts)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
East Current Velocity (10m)-5.9 cm/s (-0.11 kts)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
East Current Velocity (14m)-2.9 cm/s (-0.06 kts)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
East Current Velocity (18m)-4.2 cm/s (-0.08 kts)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
East Current Velocity (22m)-8.8 cm/s (-0.17 kts)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
East Current Velocity (50m)-14.9 cm/s (-0.29 kts)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
North Current Velocity (2m)-26.5 cm/s (-0.52 kts)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
North Current Velocity (10m)-10.5 cm/s (-0.20 kts)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
North Current Velocity (14m)-3.7 cm/s (-0.07 kts)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
North Current Velocity (18m)-5.3 cm/s (-0.10 kts)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
North Current Velocity (22m)-5.2 cm/s (-0.10 kts)2013 Jun 23 10:00 PM
North Current Velocity (50m)15.2 cm/s (0.30 kts)2013 Jun 23 10:00 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:

How to Read a Stick Plot


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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