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Unless otherwise noted, measurements are taken at Bodega Marine Laboratory in Bodega Bay, CA or offshore in the Bodega State Marine Reserve.

Last update: Thu Oct 18 10:30:00 2018 PDT

Atmospheric Observations
Air Temperature (deg F) 56.1
Air Temperature (deg C) 13.4
Wind Speed (mph) 4.5
Wind Speed (kts) 3.9
Wind Direction (deg N) 121
Barometric Pressure (mbar) 1019.6
Barometric Pressure (in.Hg) 30.1081
Relative Humidity (%) 93.2


Light Observations
PAR (umols/m^2/s) 859.8
Solar Radiation (W/m^2) 453.4


Rainfall Observations
Last hour (inches) 0.0
Last 24 hours (inches) 0.0
Last 7 days (inches) 0.0
Last 30 days (inches) 2.0
Year to date (inches) 23.5
Since previous Jul 1 (inches) 2.2
Since previous Oct 1 (inches) 1.9


ShoreStation Seawater Observations
Seawater Temperature (deg F) 57.9
Seawater Temperature (deg C) 14.4
Seawater Salinity (PSU) 33.254
Seawater Density (sigma-t kg/m3-1000) 24.754
Seawater Conductivity (S/m) 4.0433


Offshore Buoy Seawater Observations
Buoy Seawater Temperature (deg F) 57.5
Buoy Seawater Temperature (deg C) 14.2
Seawater Salinity (PSU) 32.629
Buoy Seawater Fluorescence (ug/l) 5.176
Buoy Seawater Dissolved Oxygen 8.34
Buoy Seawater Oxygen Saturation 0.02
Buoy Seawater Turbidity (NTU) 24.07
Buoy Seawater Conductivity (S/m) 3.9531
Buoy Seawater Pressure (dbar) 0.75


Tomales Bay Buoy Seawater Observations
Seawater Temperature (deg F) 58.5
Seawater Temperature (deg C) 14.7
Seawater Salinity (PSU) 33.571
Seawater Fluorescence (ug/l) 4.530
Seawater Conductivity (S/m) 4.1061
Seawater Density (sigma-t kg/m3-1000) 24.940
Seawater Turbidity 1.880
Wind Direction (deg N) -offline-
Wind Speed (mph) 3.06


Fort Point Seawater Observations
Seawater Temperature (deg F) 60.5
Seawater Temperature (deg C) 15.8
Seawater Salinity (PSU) 30.503
Seawater Fluorescence (raw) 0.000
Seawater Conductivity (S/m) 3.8679
Seawater Pressure (dbar) 3.96
Seawater Density (sigma-t kg/m3-1000) 22.326
Seawater Transmittance (raw) 0.000

Last update: Thu Oct 18 10:30:00 2018 PDT