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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: Sat Jan 25 18:20:00 2020 PST

Atmospheric Observations
Air Temperature (deg F) 54.5
Air Temperature (deg C) 12.5
Wind Speed (mph) 4.7
Wind Speed (kts) 4.1
Wind Direction (deg N) 166
Barometric Pressure (mbar) 1016.3
Barometric Pressure (in.Hg) 30.0119
Relative Humidity (%) 100.0


Light Observations
PAR (umols/m^2/s) 0.0
Solar Radiation (W/m^2) 0.0


Rainfall Observations
Last hour (inches) 0.1
Last 24 hours (inches) 0.2
Last 7 days (inches) 0.6
Last 30 days (inches) 3.0
Year to date (inches) 2.3
Since previous Jul 1 (inches) 12.0
Since previous Oct 1 (inches) 11.6


ShoreStation Seawater Observations
Seawater Temperature (deg F) 54.0
Seawater Temperature (deg C) 12.2
Seawater Salinity (PSU) 32.857
Seawater Density (sigma-t kg/m3-1000) 24.885
Seawater Conductivity (S/m) 3.7990


Offshore Buoy Seawater Observations
Buoy Seawater Temperature (deg F)
Buoy Seawater Temperature (deg C)
Seawater Salinity (PSU)
Buoy Seawater Fluorescence (ug/l)
Buoy Seawater Dissolved Oxygen
Buoy Seawater Oxygen Saturation
Buoy Seawater Turbidity (NTU)
Buoy Seawater Conductivity (S/m)
Buoy Seawater Pressure (dbar) 0.55


Tomales Bay Buoy Seawater Observations
Seawater Temperature (deg F) 53.1
Seawater Temperature (deg C) 11.7
Seawater Salinity (PSU) 30.798
Seawater Fluorescence (ug/l) 6.307
Seawater Conductivity (S/m) 3.5417
Seawater Density (sigma-t kg/m3-1000) 23.383
Seawater Turbidity 2.537
Wind Speed (mph) 5.59


Fort Point Seawater Observations
Seawater Temperature (deg F) 53.4
Seawater Temperature (deg C) 11.9
Seawater Salinity (PSU) 26.964
Seawater Fluorescence (raw) 0.000
Seawater Conductivity (S/m) 3.1530
Seawater Pressure (dbar) 1.91
Seawater Density (sigma-t kg/m3-1000) 20.379
Seawater Transmittance (raw) 0.518

Last update: Sat Jan 25 18:20:00 2020 PST