Buoy 41001

Station 41001

150 NM East of Cape HATTERAS

Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center
3-meter discus buoy
ARES payload
Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center
6-meter NOMAD buoy
ARES payload
34.704 N 72.734 W (34°42’13” N 72°44’2″ W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 4 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 5 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: sea level
Sea temp depth: 0.6 m below site elevation
Water depth: 28 m
Watch circle radius: 70 yards

Current Buoy Data

June 24, 2017 9:50 pm EDT
Location: 34.625N 72.617W
Wind Direction: SSW (210°)
Wind Speed: 17.5 knots
Wind Gust: 23.3 knots
Significant Wave Height: 6.9 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Average Period: 5.8 sec
Mean Wave Direction: WSW (245°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.06 in (1018.1 mb)
Air Temperature: 79.7°F (26.5°C)
Dew Point: 78.3°F (25.7°C)
Water Temperature: 78.8°F (26.0°C)