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Mooring M0127 : Jordan Basin


Latitude: 43° 29.44´N
Longitude: 67° 52.79´W
Location Description:
Deployed: Jun 28 2017
Coast Guard Light List Letter: M
Coast Guard Light List Number 6
Water Depth: 285 meters (935 feet)
Watch Circle Radius: 55 meters (180 feet)
Last Cell Phone Transmission: Jul 25, 04 PM EDT
Last GOES Transmission: Jul 25, 06 PM EDT
Latest Event:
Jul 16, 08 PM EDT
Data from primary Gill wind sensor appear too high and erratic; backup RMYoung wind sensor working properly.


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)1.4 meters (4.6 ft)Jul 25 6:00 PM
Dominant Wave Period (0m)8.0 seconds Jul 25 6:00 PM
Significant Wave Height (test) (0m)1.3 meters (4.4 ft)Jul 25 6:00 PM
Maximum Wave Height (test) (0m)2.1 meters (7.1 ft)Jul 25 6:00 PM
Dominant Wave Period (test) (0m)9.1 seconds Jul 25 6:00 PM
Mean Wave Direction (test) (0m)145.3 degrees Jul 25 6:00 PM
Air Temperature (-3m)16.2 C (61.2 F)Jul 25 6:00 PM
Visibility (-3m)2739.9 meters Jul 25 6:00 PM
Barometric Pressure (-3m)1019.0 millibars Jul 25 6:00 PM
Wind Direction [Primary] (-4m)NNWJul 25 6:00 PM
Wind 2 Direction (-4m)Sensor FailureJul 25 6:00 PM
Wind Speed [Primary] (-4m)4.2 m/s (9 mph, 8 kts)Jul 25 6:00 PM
Wind 2 Speed (-4m)Sensor FailureJul 25 6:00 PM
Wind Gust [Primary] (-4m)5.1 m/s (11 mph, 10 kts)Jul 25 6:00 PM
Wind 2 Gust (-4m)Sensor FailureJul 25 6:00 PM
Water Temperature (1m)15.9 C (60.6 F) Jul 25 6:00 PM
Water Temperature (2m)15.9 C (60.6 F) Jul 25 6:00 PM
Water Temperature (20m)8.1 C (46.6 F) Jul 25 6:00 PM
Water Temperature (50m)6.3 C (43.4 F) Jul 25 6:00 PM
Water Temperature (100m)7.2 C (44.9 F) Jul 25 6:00 PM
Water Temperature (150m)7.9 C (46.2 F) Jul 25 6:00 PM
Water Temperature (200m)8.3 C (47.0 F) Jul 25 6:00 PM
Water Temperature (250m)8.5 C (47.2 F) Jul 25 6:00 PM
Salinity (1m)31.9 psu Jul 25 6:00 PM
Salinity (20m)32.4 psu Jul 25 6:00 PM
Salinity (50m)32.7 psu Jul 25 6:00 PM
Salinity (100m)33.5 psu Jul 25 6:00 PM
Salinity (150m)33.9 psu Jul 25 6:00 PM
Salinity (200m)34.1 psu Jul 25 6:00 PM
Salinity (250m)Sensor FailureJul 25 6:00 PM
Pressure (250m)247.5 decibars Jul 25 6:00 PM
Sigma-T (1m)23.4 kg/m^3 Jul 25 6:00 PM
Sigma-T (20m)25.2 kg/m^3 Jul 25 6:00 PM
Sigma-T (50m)25.7 kg/m^3 Jul 25 6:00 PM
Sigma-T (100m)26.2 kg/m^3 Jul 25 6:00 PM
Sigma-T (150m)26.4 kg/m^3 Jul 25 6:00 PM
Sigma-T (200m)26.5 kg/m^3 Jul 25 6:00 PM
Sigma-T (250m)Sensor FailureJul 25 6:00 PM
Current Direction (2m)WSWJul 25 6:00 PM
Current Speed (2m)17.9 cm/s (0.35 kts)Jul 25 6:00 PM
East Current Velocity (2m)-15.1 cm/s (-0.29 kts)Jul 25 6:00 PM
East Current Velocity (18m)Sensor FailureJul 25 6:00 PM
East Current Velocity (50m)Sensor FailureJul 25 6:00 PM
North Current Velocity (2m)-9.6 cm/s (-0.19 kts)Jul 25 6:00 PM
North Current Velocity (18m)Sensor FailureJul 25 6:00 PM
North Current Velocity (50m)Sensor FailureJul 25 6:00 PM
Average Chlorophyll Concentration (1m)NANA
Average Chlorophyll Concentration (20m)NANA
Sea water Turbidity (1m)NANA
Sea water Turbidity (20m)NANA
Nitrate Concentration (1m)0.0009 mol m-3 (0.9 uM)Jul 25 1:00 PM
Nitrate Concentration (20m)0.0018 mol m-3 (1.8 uM)Jul 25 1:00 PM
Nitrate Concentration (50m)0.0113 mol m-3 (11.3 uM)Jul 25 1:00 PM
Nitrate Concentration (100m)0.0151 mol m-3 (15.1 uM)Jul 25 1:00 PM
Nitrate Concentration (150m)0.0187 mol m-3 (18.7 uM)Jul 25 1:00 PM
Nitrate Concentration (250m)0.0194 mol m-3 (19.4 uM)Jul 25 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).
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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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