Southeast Bering Sea (46073)

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Current Weather/Wave Observations

Air Temperature: 38° F
Humidity: 83
Wind direction (W Dir): East (85 - 94 Degrees)
Wind Speed (W Spd): 15.6 kts (17.9 mph)
Wind Gust (W Spd): 19.4 kts (22.4 mph)
Dominant Wave Period (DWP): 10 sec
Dominant Wave Height (DWH): 8.53 ft
Dominant Wave Range (DWR): exactly 8.5 ft
Wind Wave Period (WWP): 7 sec
Wind Wave Height (WWH): 4.92 ft
Wind Wave Range (WWR): 4.10 - 5.74 ft
Wave Swell Period (WSP): 10 sec
Wave Swell Height (WSH): 6.56 ft
Wave Swell Range (WSR): 5.74 - 7.38 ft
Atmospheric Pressure (AP): 28.73 in
Pressure Tendency (PT): -0.03 in
Decreasing, then steady; or decreasing, then decreasing more slowly

Updated: 6:50 AM AKST on December 19, 2014

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Current Wave Detail Observations

Water Depth: 10013 ft
Wave Height: 8.60 ft
Spectral Peak Period: 10.0 sec
Average Wave Period: 6.6 sec
Sampling Interval: 0.6 sec
Wave Record: 2400 sec

Updated: 7:00 AM AKST on December 19, 2014

General Information

Location: 55.011 North -171.981 West
Buoy Type: 12-meter discus buoy
Buoy Hull: 12D01
Payload: MARS payload
Owned by: NDBC
Windspeed: Measured by obtained from anemometer
Sea Surface: Measured by Intake
Note: Station 46073 stopped transmitting 04/07/11. This buoy will be restored to service when it can be worked into the schedule.  When the service date is known, it will be posted in the maintenance report. 

Weather and Wave Data

Time Temp Humidity Wind Dominant Wave Wind Wave Wave Swell Pressure
  Air
(°F)
Water
(°F)
  Dir Speed
(kts)
Speed
(mph)
Period
(sec)
Height
(ft)
Range
(ft)
Period
(sec)
Height
(ft)
Range
(ft)
Period
(sec)
Height
(ft)
Range
(ft)
Atmo.
(in)
Tend.
(in)
20:50 38 41 60 East 21.4 24.6 6 7.22 exactly 7.2 6 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 9 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 28.87 -0.09
21:50 38 41 55 East 19.4 22.4 6 7.87 exactly 7.9 6 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 11 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 28.86 -0.06
22:50 38 41 61 East 17.5 20.1 11 7.55 exactly 7.5 6 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 11 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 28.85 -0.06
23:50 37 41 69 East 17.5 20.1 11 7.87 exactly 7.9 6 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 11 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 28.83 -0.05
00:50 36 41 73 East 17.5 20.1 11 7.87 exactly 7.9 6 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 11 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 28.80 -0.05
01:50 37 41 76 East 15.6 17.9 7 8.20 exactly 8.2 7 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 11 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 28.78 -0.06
02:50 37 41 79 East 15.6 17.9 7 7.87 exactly 7.9 7 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 11 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 28.77 -0.06
03:50 38 41 81 East 13.6 15.7 6 7.87 exactly 7.9 6 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 11 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 28.76 -0.04
04:50 37 41 85 East 13.6 15.7 11 7.87 exactly 7.9 7 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 11 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 28.74 -0.04
05:50 37 41 84 East 15.6 17.9 10 8.20 exactly 8.2 6 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 10 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 28.73 -0.04
06:50 38 41 83 East 15.6 17.9 10 8.53 exactly 8.5 7 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 10 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 28.73 -0.03

Detailed Wave Spectra

Time Water Depth Wave Height Spectral Peak Period Average Wave Period Sampling Interval Wave Record
20:00 10013 ft 6.30 ft 10.0 sec 5.6 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
21:00 10013 ft 7.28 ft 5.6 sec 5.8 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
22:00 10013 ft 7.81 ft 5.9 sec 6.1 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
23:00 10013 ft 7.64 ft 11.4 sec 6.0 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
00:00 10013 ft 7.84 ft 10.8 sec 6.2 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
01:00 10013 ft 7.94 ft 10.8 sec 6.3 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
02:00 10013 ft 8.07 ft 6.7 sec 6.3 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
03:00 10013 ft 7.81 ft 7.1 sec 6.2 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
04:00 10013 ft 8.01 ft 6.3 sec 6.3 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
05:00 10013 ft 8.01 ft 10.8 sec 6.4 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
06:00 10013 ft 8.10 ft 10.0 sec 6.6 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
07:00 10013 ft 8.60 ft 10.0 sec 6.6 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec