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

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Mooring J0301 : Cobscook Bay


Latitude: 44° 53.35´N
Longitude: 67° 0.82´W
Location Description: SEANET Buoy near Eastport
Deployed: Jul 17 2018
Coast Guard Light List Letter: J
Coast Guard Light List Number
Water Depth: 35 meters (115 feet)
Watch Circle Radius: 40 meters (131 feet)
Last Cell Phone Transmission: Nov 15, 01 AM EST
Last GOES Transmission: NA
Latest Event:
Jul 15, 07 AM EDT
deployed by Cooke Aquaculture barge


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)0.5 meters (1.5 ft)Nov 15 1:00 AM
Dominant Wave Period (0m)4.0 seconds Nov 15 1:00 AM
Air Temperature (-3m)-5.8 C (21.6 F)Nov 15 1:00 AM
Wind Direction [Primary] (-3m)WNWNov 15 1:00 AM
Wind Speed [Primary] (-3m)11.3 m/s (25 mph, 22 kts)Nov 15 1:00 AM
Wind Gust [Primary] (-3m)14.8 m/s (33 mph, 29 kts)Nov 15 1:00 AM
Water Temperature (2m)8.5 C (47.4 F) Nov 15 1:00 AM
Water Temperature (2m)8.6 C (47.6 F) Nov 15 1:00 AM
Water Temperature (5m)NANA
Water Temperature (10m)8.7 C (47.6 F) Nov 15 1:00 AM
Water Temperature (15m)8.6 C (47.6 F) Nov 15 1:00 AM
Water Temperature (25m)8.6 C (47.5 F) Nov 15 1:00 AM
Salinity (2m)Sensor FailureNov 15 1:00 AM
Salinity (2m)29.8 psu Nov 15 1:00 AM
Salinity (5m)NANA
Salinity (10m)31.5 psu Nov 15 1:00 AM
Salinity (15m)31.4 psu Nov 15 1:00 AM
Salinity (25m)Sensor FailureNov 15 1:00 AM
Pressure (5m)NANA
Pressure (10m)10.0 decibars Nov 15 1:00 AM
Pressure (15m)14.8 decibars Nov 15 1:00 AM
Sigma-T (2m)Sensor FailureNov 15 1:00 AM
Sigma-T (2m)23.1 kg/m^3 Nov 15 1:00 AM
Sigma-T (5m)NANA
Sigma-T (10m)24.4 kg/m^3 Nov 15 1:00 AM
Sigma-T (15m)24.3 kg/m^3 Nov 15 1:00 AM
Sigma-T (25m)Sensor FailureNov 15 1:00 AM
Current Direction (2m)WNWNov 15 1:00 AM
Current Speed (2m)82.7 cm/s (1.61 kts)Nov 15 1:00 AM
East Current Velocity (2m)-77.4 cm/s (-1.50 kts)Nov 15 1:00 AM
East Current Velocity (5m)-74.1 cm/s (-1.44 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
East Current Velocity (6m)-67.7 cm/s (-1.32 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
East Current Velocity (7m)-71.1 cm/s (-1.38 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
East Current Velocity (8m)-67.7 cm/s (-1.32 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
East Current Velocity (9m)-65.5 cm/s (-1.27 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
East Current Velocity (10m)-62.5 cm/s (-1.21 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
East Current Velocity (11m)-57.7 cm/s (-1.12 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
East Current Velocity (12m)-52.7 cm/s (-1.02 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
East Current Velocity (13m)-48.8 cm/s (-0.95 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
East Current Velocity (14m)-45.3 cm/s (-0.88 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
East Current Velocity (15m)-41.6 cm/s (-0.81 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
East Current Velocity (16m)-41.8 cm/s (-0.81 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
East Current Velocity (18m)12.2 cm/s (0.24 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
East Current Velocity (19m)Sensor FailureNov 15 1:20 AM
East Current Velocity (20m)5.1 cm/s (0.10 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
East Current Velocity (21m)-1.0 cm/s (-0.02 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
East Current Velocity (22m)-1.1 cm/s (-0.02 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
North Current Velocity (2m)29.1 cm/s (0.57 kts)Nov 15 1:00 AM
North Current Velocity (5m)40.8 cm/s (0.79 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
North Current Velocity (6m)38.1 cm/s (0.74 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
North Current Velocity (7m)46.1 cm/s (0.90 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
North Current Velocity (8m)47.2 cm/s (0.92 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
North Current Velocity (9m)49.9 cm/s (0.97 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
North Current Velocity (10m)50.6 cm/s (0.98 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
North Current Velocity (11m)50.4 cm/s (0.98 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
North Current Velocity (12m)50.6 cm/s (0.98 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
North Current Velocity (13m)48.7 cm/s (0.95 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
North Current Velocity (14m)48.6 cm/s (0.95 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
North Current Velocity (15m)48.4 cm/s (0.94 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
North Current Velocity (16m)52.0 cm/s (1.01 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
North Current Velocity (18m)-5.9 cm/s (-0.12 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
North Current Velocity (19m)Sensor FailureNov 15 1:20 AM
North Current Velocity (20m)-8.6 cm/s (-0.17 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
North Current Velocity (21m)2.5 cm/s (0.05 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
North Current Velocity (22m)2.0 cm/s (0.04 kts)Nov 15 1:20 AM
Average Chlorophyll Concentration (5m)3.9 micrograms/liter Jul 16 3:20 PM
Sea water Turbidity (5m)15.2 ntus Jul 16 3:20 PM
CDOM Fluoresence (5m)14.1 ppb (QSDE) Jul 16 3:20 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).
Latest Month's:
This Deployment:
Entire Position History:

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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.
Latest Month's:
This Deployment:
Entire Position History:

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