Duck FRF, NC (44056)

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Current Weather/Wave Observations

Air Temperature: ° F
Wind direction (W Dir): ()
Wind Speed (W Spd): kts ( )
Dominant Wave Period (DWP): 12 sec
Dominant Wave Height (DWH): 2.95 ft
Dominant Wave Range (DWR): exactly 3.0 ft
Wind Wave Period (WWP): 10 sec
Wind Wave Height (WWH): 3.28 ft
Wind Wave Range (WWR): 2.46 - 4.10 ft
Wave Swell Period (WSP): 12 sec
Wave Swell Height (WSH): 1.64 ft
Wave Swell Range (WSR): 0.82 - 2.46 ft

Updated: 11:00 AM EST on November 20, 2019

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Current Wave Detail Observations

Water Depth: 59 ft
Wave Height: 2.95 ft
Spectral Peak Period: 11.8 sec
Average Wave Period: 5.0 sec
Sampling Interval: 0.7 sec
Wave Record: 1600 sec

Updated: 11:00 AM EST on November 20, 2019

General Information

Location: 36.2 North -75.714 West
Buoy Type: Waverider Buoy
Owned by: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Windspeed: Measured by obtained from anemometer
Sea Surface: Measured by Intake
Note: Right whales are active off NC from November to April. Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater in specific areas and times 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)
20:00 55
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- 10 3.61 exactly 3.6 10 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 11 1.64 0.82 - 2.46
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21:30 55
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- 11 3.94 exactly 3.9 9 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 11 3.28 2.46 - 4.10
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22:30 55
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- 11 3.61 exactly 3.6 9 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 11 1.64 0.82 - 2.46
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23:30 55
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- 11 3.61 exactly 3.6 10 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 11 1.64 0.82 - 2.46
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00:30 55
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- 12 3.28 exactly 3.3 8 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 12 1.64 0.82 - 2.46
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01:00 55
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- 13 3.28 exactly 3.3 9 3.28 2.46 - 4.10 13 1.64 0.82 - 2.46
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01:30 55
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- 13 2.95 exactly 3.0 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 13 1.64 0.82 - 2.46
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03:30 55
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- 11 2.95 exactly 3.0 9 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 11 1.64 0.82 - 2.46
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04:00 55
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- 11 2.95 exactly 3.0 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 11 1.64 0.82 - 2.46
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04:30 55
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- 10 2.95 exactly 3.0 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 11 1.64 0.82 - 2.46
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05:00 55
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- 11 2.95 exactly 3.0 9 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 11 1.64 0.82 - 2.46
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05:30 54
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- 11 2.95 exactly 3.0 9 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 11 1.64 0.82 - 2.46
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08:30 55
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- 11 2.95 exactly 3.0 10 1.64 0.82 - 2.46 11 1.64 0.82 - 2.46
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Detailed Wave Spectra

Time Water Depth Wave Height Spectral Peak Period Average Wave Period Sampling Interval Wave Record
22:00 59 ft 3.64 ft 11.1 sec 8.5 sec 0.7 sec 1600 sec
23:00 59 ft 3.44 ft 10.5 sec 8.3 sec 0.7 sec 1600 sec
00:00 59 ft 3.22 ft 11.8 sec 8.2 sec 0.7 sec 1600 sec
02:00 59 ft 3.22 ft 11.1 sec 8.4 sec 0.7 sec 1600 sec
03:00 59 ft 2.85 ft 11.1 sec 7.6 sec 0.7 sec 1600 sec
07:00 59 ft 2.66 ft 11.8 sec 7.3 sec 0.7 sec 1600 sec
08:00 59 ft 2.89 ft 10.5 sec 6.9 sec 0.7 sec 1600 sec
09:00 59 ft 3.05 ft 11.1 sec 6.2 sec 0.7 sec 1600 sec
10:00 59 ft 3.15 ft 9.9 sec 5.5 sec 0.7 sec 1600 sec
11:00 59 ft 3.02 ft 11.1 sec 5.3 sec 0.7 sec 1600 sec