PhOG, School of Marine Science, University of Maine
Physical Oceanography Group
School of Marine Sciences
University of Maine

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Mooring I0132 : Eastern Maine Shelf


Latitude: 44° 6.35´N
Longitude: 68° 6.52´W
Location Description: Acadia
Deployed: Nov 08 2016
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: Sep 25, 09 PM EDT
Last GOES Transmission: May 03, 05 AM EDT
Latest Event:
Jun 13, 02 AM EDT
Last data received from 2m surface current meter.


Specialized Plots:
Temperature, Salinity, Density:

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

Sensor Information (this deployment only)


Latest Conditions:

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.

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Significant Wave Height (0m)1.3 meters (4.2 ft)Sep 25 9:00 PM
Dominant Wave Period (0m)16.0 seconds Sep 25 9:00 PM
Significant Wave Height (test) (0m)1.5 meters (4.8 ft)Sep 25 9:00 PM
Maximum Wave Height (test) (0m)2.3 meters (7.6 ft)Sep 25 9:00 PM
Dominant Wave Period (test) (0m)16.0 seconds Sep 25 9:00 PM
Mean Wave Direction (test) (0m)171.5 degrees Sep 25 9:00 PM
Air Temperature (-3m)14.1 C (57.4 F)Sep 25 9:00 PM
Visibility (-3m)790.0 meters Sep 25 9:00 PM
Barometric Pressure (-3m)1017.7 millibars Sep 25 9:00 PM
Wind Direction (-4m)SWSep 25 9:00 PM
Wind 2 Direction [Primary] (-4m)SWSep 25 9:00 PM
Wind Speed (-4m)2.6 m/s (6 mph, 5 kts)Sep 25 9:00 PM
Wind 2 Speed [Primary] (-4m)2.6 m/s (6 mph, 5 kts)Sep 25 9:00 PM
Wind Gust (-4m)3.1 m/s (7 mph, 6 kts)Sep 25 9:00 PM
Wind 2 Gust [Primary] (-4m)3.1 m/s (7 mph, 6 kts)Sep 25 9:00 PM
Water Temperature (1m)12.4 C (54.3 F) Sep 25 9:00 PM
Water Temperature (2m)-0.5 C (31.1 F) Jun 13 2:00 AM
Water Temperature (20m)6.4 C (43.4 F) May 26 9:00 PM
Water Temperature (50m)11.5 C (52.8 F) Sep 25 9:00 PM
Water Temperature (87m)4.6 C (40.2 F) Apr 30 7:00 AM
Salinity (1m)32.3 psu Sep 25 9:00 PM
Salinity (20m)31.3 psu May 26 9:00 PM
Salinity (50m)32.7 psu Sep 25 9:00 PM
Salinity (87m)32.0 psu Apr 30 7:00 AM
Pressure (50m)50.3 decibars Sep 25 9:00 PM
Sigma-T (1m)24.4 kg/m^3 Sep 25 9:00 PM
Sigma-T (20m)24.6 kg/m^3 May 26 9:00 PM
Sigma-T (50m)24.9 kg/m^3 Sep 25 9:00 PM
Sigma-T (87m)25.3 kg/m^3 Apr 30 7:00 AM
Transmissivity (0.25m pathlength) (87m)90.3 percent Apr 30 7:00 AM
Beam Attenuation Coefficient (87m)0.4 m-1 Apr 30 7:00 AM
Current Direction (2m)NNEJun 13 2:00 AM
Current Speed (2m)2.6 cm/s (0.05 kts)Jun 13 2:00 AM
East Current Velocity (2m)1.3 cm/s (0.03 kts)Jun 13 2:00 AM
East Current Velocity (10m)6.0 cm/s (0.12 kts)Sep 25 9:00 PM
East Current Velocity (14m)3.8 cm/s (0.07 kts)Sep 25 9:00 PM
East Current Velocity (18m)1.1 cm/s (0.02 kts)Sep 25 9:00 PM
East Current Velocity (22m)-1.7 cm/s (-0.03 kts)Sep 25 9:00 PM
East Current Velocity (50m)1.5 cm/s (0.03 kts)Sep 25 9:00 PM
North Current Velocity (2m)2.3 cm/s (0.04 kts)Jun 13 2:00 AM
North Current Velocity (10m)-17.0 cm/s (-0.33 kts)Sep 25 9:00 PM
North Current Velocity (14m)-12.2 cm/s (-0.24 kts)Sep 25 9:00 PM
North Current Velocity (18m)-11.0 cm/s (-0.21 kts)Sep 25 9:00 PM
North Current Velocity (22m)-10.3 cm/s (-0.20 kts)Sep 25 9:00 PM
North Current Velocity (50m)-7.9 cm/s (-0.15 kts)Sep 25 9:00 PM
Nitrate Concentration (50m)-0.0010 mol m-3 (-1.0 uM)Mar 27 9:00 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).
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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.
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