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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 10/18/2017 19:53 EDT

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 10/18/17 7:56p GMT Maximum, last 24 hr Minimum, last 24 hr
Average wind speed 10 mph
9 knots
18.0 mph
at 2:48a
Wind gust 18 mph
16 kts
   
Wind direction SSW : 202 deg true    
Air temperature 63 F
17 C
64 F (18 C)
at 4:20p
52 F (11 C)
at 7:06a
Barometric pressure 30.27 in Hg (1025 mbar)    
Barometer trend Falling Slowly    
Rain today 0 in (0 mm)    
Photosynthetically Active Radiation (PAR) at Oaklands Marina
Time 10/18 19:48 Maximum, last 24 hr  
PAR 0 uE m-2s-1 2275 uE m-2s-1
at 10/18 12:18
 
Tide at Oaklands Marina
See note below regarding MSL reference.
Time 10/18 19:48 Maximum, last 24 hr Minimum, last 24 hr
Water level 1.6 feet (0.5 meters) MSL 1.9 feet (0.6 meters) MSL
at 10/18 07:00
-1.9 feet (-0.6 meters) MSL
at 10/18 13:06
Tide Tide is flooding
Rate of change:0.1 feet/hr
0 meters/hr
   
Water temperature
(water quality sensor reading is more accurate if avaialable)
64 F (18 C) 64 F (18 C),
at 10/18 16:24
61 F (16 C),
at 10/18 01:18
Water Quality at Oaklands Marina
Time 10/18 19:48 Maximum, last 24 hr Minimum, last 24 hr
Water temperature 63 F ( 17.053 C) 63 F ( 17.150 C)
at 10/18 16:24
60 F ( 15.405 C)
at 10/18 01:12
Salinity 31.706 PSU 31.779 PSU
at 10/17 22:36
31.287 PSU
at 10/18 15:36
Dissolved Oxygen 7.8 mg/l 9.06 mg/l
at 10/18 14:12
6.83 mg/l
at 10/18 00:36
Oxygen Saturation 98.0 % 110.9 %
at 10/18 14:12
83.4 %
at 10/18 00:36
Chlorophyll a 2.94 ug/l 4.02 ug/l
at 10/18 19:12
1.00 ug/l
at 10/18 11:36
Turbidity 1.34 NTU 4.28 NTU
at 10/18 13:00
1.32 NTU
at 10/18 14:48

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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