LUKE OFFSHORE TEST PLATFORM NM South of Dauphin Island, AL (42040)

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Current Weather/Wave Observations

Air Temperature: 66° F
Humidity: 92
Wind direction (W Dir): North (345 - 354 Degrees)
Wind Speed (W Spd): 15.6 kts (17.9 mph)
Wind Gust (W Spd): 17.5 kts (20.1 mph)
Atmospheric Pressure (AP): 29.79 in

Updated: 7:10 PM CST on December 13, 2019

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Current Wave Detail Observations

Water Depth: 600 ft
Wave Height: 3.61 ft
Spectral Peak Period: 6.7 sec
Average Wave Period: 4.3 sec
Sampling Interval: 0.6 sec
Wave Record: 2400 sec

Updated: 7:00 PM CST on December 13, 2019

General Information

Location: 29.203 North -88.203 West
Buoy Type: 2.4-meter foam hull buoy
Buoy Hull: 2.4D05
Payload: SCOOP payload
Owned by: NDBC
Windspeed: Measured by obtained from anemometer
Sea Surface: Measured by Intake

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)
21:40 69 73 92 East 27.2 31.3 - - - - - - 30.07 -
22:10 69
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92 ESE 25.3 29.1 - - - - - - 30.06 -
22:20 69
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93 East 23.3 26.8 - - - - - - 30.07 -
22:30 70 73 89 East 23.3 26.8 - - - - - - 30.07 -
00:10 71
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88 ESE 19.4 22.4 - - - - - - 30.04 -
01:50 72 73 87 ESE 15.6 17.9 7 7.22 exactly 7.2 7 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 - - - 30.02 -
02:10 72
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88 ESE 15.6 17.9 - - - - - - 30.02 -
02:40 72 73 89 ESE 13.6 15.7 - - - - - - 30.01 -
02:50 72 73 90 ESE 13.6 15.7 7 6.89 exactly 6.9 5 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 7 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 30.00 -
03:10 72 73 90 ESE 13.6 15.7 - - - - - - 30.00 -
03:30 72 73 83 SE 13.6 15.7 - - - - - - 29.99 -
04:20 73
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79 SE 11.7 13.4 - - - - - - 29.98 -
06:10 74 73 79 SE 11.7 13.4 - - - - - - 29.96 -
06:20 74 73 79 SE 11.7 13.4 - - - - - - 29.97 -
06:30 74 73 79 SE 11.7 13.4 - - - - - - 29.97 -
06:40 73 73 80 SSE 11.7 13.4 - - - - - - 29.97 -
06:50 74
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78 SSE 9.7 11.2 8 7.22 exactly 7.2 5 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 8 6.56 5.74 - 7.38 29.97 -
07:00 74
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79 SSE 9.7 11.2 - - - - - - 29.97 -0.01
07:10 74 73 79 SSE 11.7 13.4 - - - - - - 29.97 -
07:20 74 73 79 South 11.7 13.4 - - - - - - 29.97 -
07:30 74
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79 South 11.7 13.4 - - - - - - 29.97 -
08:00 73
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81 SSE 9.7 11.2 - - - - - - 29.97 -
08:20 74 73 80 SSE 7.8 8.9 - - - - - - 29.96 -
08:40 74 73 79 SSE 7.8 8.9 - - - - - - 29.96 -
08:50 73 73 80 SSE 11.7 13.4 7 5.91 exactly 5.9 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 7 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 29.96 -
09:50 74 73 83 South 9.7 11.2 7 5.91 exactly 5.9 4 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 7 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 29.95 -
10:50 73 73 86 South 9.7 11.2 8 5.58 exactly 5.6 5 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 8 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 29.93 -
11:00 73
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86 South 9.7 11.2 - - - - - - 29.92 -0.04
12:20 73
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87 SSW 9.7 11.2 - - - - - - 29.86 -
13:40 74 73 83 SSW 9.7 11.2 - - - - - - 29.82 -
14:10 74 73 83 SSW 11.7 13.4 - - - - - - 29.81 -
14:20 74 73 84 SSW 13.6 15.7 - - - - - - 29.80 -
14:30 74 73 84 SSW 11.7 13.4 - - - - - - 29.80 -
15:10 74 73 85 SSW 11.7 13.4 - - - - - - 29.80 -
15:30 74 73 86 SSW 11.7 13.4 - - - - - - 29.79 -
15:40 74 73 86 SW 11.7 13.4 - - - - - - 29.79 -
15:50 74 73 86 SW 13.6 15.7 7 4.59 exactly 4.6 6 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 7 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 29.79 -
16:00 74
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86 SW 15.6 17.9 - - - - - - 29.78 -0.05
16:20 74 73 86 SW 13.6 15.7 - - - - - - 29.78 -
16:30 73 73 88 WSW 13.6 15.7 - - - - - - 29.78 -
17:00 71 73 92 West 13.6 15.7 - - - - - - 29.78 -0.03
17:20 71 73 91 WNW 13.6 15.7 - - - - - - 29.78 -
18:10 69
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89 NW 15.6 17.9 - - - - - - 29.79 -
18:20 68 73 90 NNW 15.6 17.9 - - - - - - 29.79 -
19:10 66 73 92 North 15.6 17.9 - - - - - - 29.79 -

Detailed Wave Spectra

Time Water Depth Wave Height Spectral Peak Period Average Wave Period Sampling Interval Wave Record
22:00 600 ft 7.91 ft 7.1 sec 5.4 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
05:00 600 ft 6.00 ft 7.7 sec 5.4 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
13:00 600 ft 4.86 ft 7.1 sec 5.2 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
19:00 600 ft 3.61 ft 6.7 sec 4.3 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec