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Last update: Fri Oct 31 09:50:01 2014 PDT

Atmospheric Observations
Air Temperature (deg F) 56.6
Air Temperature (deg C) 13.7
NOAA ESRL Wind Speed (mph) * 7.1
NOAA ESRL Wind Speed (kts) * 6.1
NOAA ESRL Wind Direction (deg N) * 267
Barometric Pressure (mbar) 1009.8
Barometric Pressure (in.Hg) 29.8205
Relative Humidity (%) 97.9

* BOON wind observations are currently offline. For your convenience we are providing the
NOAA ESRL wind observations measured at the Bodega Marine Laboratory.

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


Rainfall Observations
Last hour (inches) 0.1
Last 24 hours (inches) 0.3
Last 7 days (inches) 0.6
Last 30 days (inches) 1.2
Year to date (inches) 20.7
Since previous Jul 1 (inches) 1.7
Since previous Oct 1 (inches) 1.2


ShoreStation Seawater Observations
Seawater Temperature (deg F) 59.9
Seawater Temperature (deg C) 15.5
Seawater Salinity (PSU) 32.879
Seawater Density (sigma-t kg/m3-1000) 24.234
Seawater Conductivity (S/m) 4.1021


Offshore Buoy Seawater Observations
Buoy Seawater Temperature (deg F) 61.2
Buoy Seawater Temperature (deg C) 16.2
Seawater Salinity (PSU) 33.281
Buoy Seawater Fluorescence (ug/l) 1.317
Buoy Seawater Dissolved Oxygen 7.97
Buoy Seawater Oxygen Saturation 8.80
Buoy Seawater Turbidity (NTU) 0.21
Buoy Seawater Conductivity (S/m) 4.2181
Buoy Seawater Pressure (dbar) 1.03


Tomales Bay Buoy Seawater Observations
Seawater Temperature (deg F) 61.0
Seawater Temperature (deg C) 16.1
Seawater Salinity (PSU) 32.550
Seawater Fluorescence (ug/l) 3.290
Seawater Conductivity (S/m) 4.1268
Seawater Density (sigma-t kg/m3-1000) 23.830
Seawater Turbidity 1.750
Wind Direction (deg N) 305
Wind Speed (mph) 3.55


Fort Point Seawater Observations
Seawater Temperature (deg F) 62.7
Seawater Temperature (deg C) 17.1
Seawater Salinity (PSU) 31.865
Seawater Fluorescence (raw) 0.147
Seawater Conductivity (S/m) 4.1340
Seawater Pressure (dbar) 3.17
Seawater Density (sigma-t kg/m3-1000) 23.095
Seawater Transmittance (raw) 0.000

Last update: Fri Oct 31 09:50:01 2014 PDT