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Sea Conditions at SHINNECOCK INLET

Long Island, New York USA.
Latitude 40 degrees 50.52 minutes North Longitude 72 degrees 28.70 minutes West

A service of LIShore

Page last updated 11/22/2017 07:37 EST

Station status 7/26/2017:
1) The water quality instrument has been removed for repairs and will be redeployed as soon as possible. We regret any inconvenience.
2) Weather is reported in Greenwich Mean Time or British Standard Time (Eastern Daylight Time + 4 hours, 1600 GMT / BST = noon EST). We will switch to zone local (EST and EDT) as soon as possible.
Weather Observations at Light Tower "Big White"
Time 11/21/17 11:16p GMT Maximum, last 24 hr Minimum, last 24 hr
Average wind speed 22 mph
19 knots
35.0 mph
at 6:46p
Wind gust 35 mph
30 kts
   
Wind direction SSW : 193 deg true    
Air temperature 56 F
14 C
56 F (14 C)
at 10:51p
43 F (6 C)
at 2:58a
Barometric pressure 30.09 in Hg (1019 mbar)    
Barometer trend Steady    
Rain today 0 in (0 mm)    
Photosynthetically Active Radiation (PAR) at Oaklands Marina
Time 11/22 07:36 Maximum, last 24 hr  
PAR 37 uE m-2s-1 2178 uE m-2s-1
at 11/21 11:54
 
Tide at Oaklands Marina
See note below regarding MSL reference.
Time 11/22 07:36 Maximum, last 24 hr Minimum, last 24 hr
Water level 1.2 feet (0.4 meters) MSL 1.5 feet (0.5 meters) MSL
at 11/21 09:06
-1.5 feet (-0.5 meters) MSL
at 11/21 14:30
Tide Tide is flooding
Rate of change:0.6 feet/hr
0.2 meters/hr
   
Water temperature
(water quality sensor reading is more accurate if avaialable)
53 F (12 C) 53 F (12 C),
at 11/22 07:36
50 F (10 C),
at 11/22 04:36
Water Quality at Oaklands Marina
Time 11/22 07:25 Maximum, last 24 hr Minimum, last 24 hr
Water temperature 51 F ( 10.469 C) 51 F ( 10.762 C)
at 11/22 07:01
49 F ( 9.356 C)
at 11/22 04:25
Salinity 30.974 PSU 31.485 PSU
at 11/21 11:13
30.329 PSU
at 11/22 04:13
Dissolved Oxygen 7.93 mg/l 8.86 mg/l
at 11/21 14:25
7.8 mg/l
at 11/22 03:13
Oxygen Saturation 86.4 % 94.5 %
at 11/21 14:25
83.0 %
at 11/22 03:13
Chlorophyll a 4.24 ug/l 6.20 ug/l
at 11/21 08:01
1.40 ug/l
at 11/22 04:37
Turbidity 8.29 NTU 21.48 NTU
at 11/21 08:01
2.90 NTU
at 11/22 04:37

NOTES:

  1. Real-time data are unchecked and preliminary. Please read this disclaimer.
  2. MSL = measurement referenced to Mean Sea Level. Seasonal and weather system biases highly affect estuarine water levels, therefore the MSL datum for this station is preliminary until data are collected over a sufficient length of time to define it accurately.
  3. Inlet camera supported by crowdfunding - Click here to donate.
  4. Sensors supported by the Shinnecock Bay Restoration Program.

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