VIRGINIA BEACH NM East of Virginia Beach, VA (44014)

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General Information

Location: 36.611 North -74.842 West
Buoy Type: 3-meter discus buoy
Buoy Hull: 3D42
Payload: ARES 4.4 payload
Owned by: NDBC
Windspeed: Measured by obtained from anemometer
Sea Surface: Measured by Intake
Note: Right whales are active off VA from November to April.  Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater in specific areas along the mid-Atlantic coast.  To learn more about right whales and rules protecting them, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike

Weather and Wave Data

Time Temp Humidity Wind Dominant Wave Wind Wave Wave Swell Pressure
  Air
(°F)
Water
(°F)
  Dir Speed
(kts)
Speed
(mph)
Period
(sec)
Height
(ft)
Range
(ft)
Period
(sec)
Height
(ft)
Range
(ft)
Period
(sec)
Height
(ft)
Range
(ft)
Atmo.
(in)
Tend.
(in)
21:50 82 82 84 SSW 5.8 6.7 10 1.64 exactly 1.6 3 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.11 +0.02
22:50 82 82 89 SSW 5.8 6.7 10 1.64 exactly 1.6 3 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.12 +0.03
23:50 82 82 91 SSW 7.8 8.9 10 1.64 exactly 1.6 3 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.10 +0.01
01:50 82 82 91 SSW 9.7 11.2 9 1.64 exactly 1.6 3 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 9 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.10 -0.02
03:50 82 82 89 SSW 9.7 11.2 4 1.97 exactly 2.0 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.07 -0.03
04:50 82 82 89 SW 9.7 11.2 8 1.97 exactly 2.0 3 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 8 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.07 -0.03
05:50 82 81 89 SW 11.7 13.4 4 1.97 exactly 2.0 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.07 -0.01
07:50 82 81 89 SSW 11.7 13.4 4 2.30 exactly 2.3 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 11 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.08 -
08:50 82 81 87 SW 9.7 11.2 4 2.30 exactly 2.3 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.08 +0.01
09:50 82 82 85 SW 11.7 13.4 4 2.30 exactly 2.3 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 8 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.09 +0.01
10:50 82 82 85 SW 13.6 15.7 4 1.97 exactly 2.0 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 8 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.08 -
11:50 82 82 85 SSW 13.6 15.7 4 2.30 exactly 2.3 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.07 -0.01
13:50 83 82 86 SSW 15.6 17.9 4 2.30 exactly 2.3 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 9 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.06 -0.02
14:50 83 82 84 SSW 17.5 20.1 4 2.62 exactly 2.6 4 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 11 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.04 -0.03
15:50 83 82 84 SSW 17.5 20.1 4 2.95 exactly 3.0 4 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 8 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.02 -0.05
16:50 83 82 86 SSW 17.5 20.1 4 2.95 exactly 3.0 4 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 8 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 30.00 -0.05
18:50 83 83 84 SSW 17.5 20.1 5 3.61 exactly 3.6 5 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 8 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.98 -0.04
19:50 83 83 83 SSW 19.4 22.4 5 3.94 exactly 3.9 5 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 8 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.99 -0.02
22:50 82 82 87 SSW 19.4 22.4 5 4.59 exactly 4.6 5 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 - - - 29.99 +0.01
23:50 82 82 89 SSW 19.4 22.4 6 4.27 exactly 4.3 6 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 - - - 29.98 -
01:50 82 82 89 SW 17.5 20.1 5 4.59 exactly 4.6 5 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 - - - 29.99 -
03:50 82 82 86 SW 19.4 22.4 6 4.27 exactly 4.3 6 4.92 4.10 - 5.74 9 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 29.97 -0.02

Detailed Wave Spectra

Time Water Depth Wave Height Spectral Peak Period Average Wave Period Sampling Interval Wave Record
21:00 148 ft 1.80 ft 3.3 sec 3.8 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
04:00 148 ft 1.97 ft 3.6 sec 3.8 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
05:00 148 ft 1.94 ft 8.3 sec 4.0 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
08:00 148 ft 2.23 ft 3.7 sec 3.8 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
11:00 148 ft 2.13 ft 3.7 sec 3.6 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
13:00 148 ft 2.33 ft 3.6 sec 3.5 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
14:00 148 ft 2.40 ft 3.6 sec 3.7 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
15:00 148 ft 2.59 ft 3.7 sec 3.7 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
16:00 148 ft 3.02 ft 4.0 sec 3.7 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
18:00 148 ft 3.44 ft 4.3 sec 3.8 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
19:00 148 ft 3.64 ft 4.5 sec 3.9 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
00:00 148 ft 4.20 ft 5.6 sec 4.0 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec
01:00 148 ft 4.56 ft 5.3 sec 4.2 sec 0.6 sec 2400 sec