Portage Canal (45023)

Conditions for Sunday

Daily
Weekly
Monthly
Marine Data Graph

Current Weather/Wave Observations

Air Temperature: 36° F
Humidity: 85
Wind direction (W Dir): SE (125 - 134 Degrees)
Wind Speed (W Spd): 5.8 kts (6.7 mph)
Wind Gust (W Spd): 9.7 kts (11.2 mph)
Dominant Wave Period (DWP): 4 sec
Dominant Wave Height (DWH): 1.97 ft
Dominant Wave Range (DWR): exactly 2.0 ft
Atmospheric Pressure (AP): 29.74 in

Updated: 5:19 PM EST on November 17, 2019

Marine & Boating Location Search

Enter a coastal zip code for marine weather.

Current Wave Detail Observations

Water Depth: 82 ft
Wave Height: 1.54 ft
Spectral Peak Period: 4.7 sec
Average Wave Period:
Sampling Interval:
Wave Record:

Updated: 4:00 PM EST on November 17, 2019

General Information

Location: 47.27 -88.607
Buoy Type: Moored Buoy
Owned by: Michigan Technological University
Windspeed: Measured by obtained from anemometer
Sea Surface: Measured by Intake

Weather and Wave Data

Time Temp Humidity Wind Dominant Wave Pressure
  Air
(°F)
Water
(°F)
  Dir Speed
(kts)
Speed
(mph)
Period
(sec)
Height
(ft)
Range
(ft)
Atmo.
(in)
Tend.
(in)
20:09 38 38 43 West 15.6 17.9 2 1.64 exactly 1.6 30.04 -
20:19 38 38 46 West 15.6 17.9 2.30 exactly 2.3 30.04 -
20:29 38 38 47 WSW 15.6 17.9 2.30 exactly 2.3 30.04 -
20:39 38 38 49 West 15.6 17.9 3 1.64 exactly 1.6 30.04 -
20:59 38 39 46 WNW 17.5 20.1 4 1.64 exactly 1.6 30.01 -
21:09 38 39 48 West 13.6 15.7 4 1.64 exactly 1.6 30.01 -
21:29 38 40 49 WNW 13.6 15.7 3 1.64 exactly 1.6 30.01 -
21:49 38 40 54 WNW 15.6 17.9 4 1.64 exactly 1.6 30.01 -
22:39 38 40 48 North 13.6 15.7 3 1.64 exactly 1.6 30.01 -
22:49 38 40 49 North 13.6 15.7 3 1.64 exactly 1.6 30.01 -
22:59 38 40 48 WNW 15.6 17.9 4 1.31 exactly 1.3 30.01 -
23:09 38 40 50 NW 17.5 20.1 4 1.31 exactly 1.3 30.01 -
23:19 38 40 50 SSE 13.6 15.7 4 1.64 exactly 1.6 30.01 -
23:49 37 40 51 South 11.7 13.4 4 1.64 exactly 1.6 30.01 -
23:59 37 40 50 SSE 11.7 13.4 4 1.64 exactly 1.6 30.01 -
00:19 38 40 51 WSW 11.7 13.4 4 1.31 exactly 1.3 30.01 -
00:39 37 40 56 SSW 11.7 13.4 4 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.98 -
00:59 37 39 54 SSW 9.7 11.2 4 1.31 exactly 1.3 29.98 -
01:39 38 40 55 SW 9.7 11.2 4 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.98 -
01:49 38 40 54 SSW 13.6 15.7 4 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.98 -
02:09 37 40 59 WSW 17.5 20.1 4 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.98 -
02:19 37 40 59 West 13.6 15.7 3 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.95 -
02:49 37 40 60 SW 17.5 20.1 3 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.95 -
03:09 37 40 60 WSW 15.6 17.9 3 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.95 -
03:19 37 40 60 WNW 15.6 17.9 3 1.97 exactly 2.0 29.92 -
03:29 37 40 59 West 13.6 15.7 3 1.97 exactly 2.0 29.92 -
03:49 37 40 60 SSW 11.7 13.4 4 1.97 exactly 2.0 29.92 -
04:39 38 40 55 West 13.6 15.7 5 1.97 exactly 2.0 29.92 -
04:59 37 40 62 West 11.7 13.4 5 1.97 exactly 2.0 29.92 -
05:09 37 40 62 West 13.6 15.7 5 1.97 exactly 2.0 29.92 -
05:49 36 40 70 WSW 13.6 15.7 5 1.97 exactly 2.0 29.89 -
06:39 35 39 75 SSW 13.6 15.7 5 1.97 exactly 2.0 29.89 -
07:19 35 39 78 SW 13.6 15.7 5 1.97 exactly 2.0 29.86 -
07:39 35 39 78 WSW 13.6 15.7 5 1.97 exactly 2.0 29.86 -
08:49 34 39 83 West 13.6 15.7 4 1.97 exactly 2.0 29.86 -
09:19 34 39 85 SSE 13.6 15.7 5 2.30 exactly 2.3 29.86 -
10:09 34 39 87 WSW 9.7 11.2 5 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.86 -
10:19 34 39 86 WSW 11.7 13.4 5 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.86 -
10:29 34 39 88 WSW 9.7 11.2 5 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.86 -
10:49 35 40 83 SW 11.7 13.4 5 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.83 -
11:59 35 40 87 WNW 7.8 8.9 5 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.83 -
12:19 35 40 87 WNW 7.8 8.9 5 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.83 -
12:39 35 40 88 South 7.8 8.9 5 1.97 exactly 2.0 29.80 -
12:49 36 40 85 SE 7.8 8.9 5 1.97 exactly 2.0 29.80 -
12:59 36 40 85 South 7.8 8.9 5 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.80 -
13:09 36 40 84 South 5.8 6.7 5 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.80 -
13:49 36 40 85 West 7.8 8.9 5 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.80 -
13:59 36 40 83 East 7.8 8.9 5 1.97 exactly 2.0 29.77 -
14:49 36 40 84 WSW 7.8 8.9 5 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.77 -
15:09 36 40 85 WNW 5.8 6.7 5 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.77 -
15:29 36 40 86 ENE 5.8 6.7 5 1.97 exactly 2.0 29.77 -
15:39 36 40 86 WSW 5.8 6.7 5 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.77 -
15:49 36 40 85 SW 7.8 8.9 5 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.77 -
16:09 36 40 86 SSE 7.8 8.9 5 1.64 exactly 1.6 29.74 -
16:39 36 40 85 SSE 7.8 8.9 5 1.97 exactly 2.0 29.77 -
17:19 36 40 85 SE 5.8 6.7 4 1.97 exactly 2.0 29.74 -

Detailed Wave Spectra

Time Water Depth Wave Height Spectral Peak Period Average Wave Period Sampling Interval Wave Record
20:00 82 ft 2.20 ft
21:00 82 ft 1.71 ft 3.3 sec
22:00 82 ft 1.71 ft 3.5 sec
23:00 82 ft 1.51 ft 4.3 sec
00:00 82 ft 1.48 ft 3.8 sec
02:00 82 ft 1.71 ft 3.3 sec
03:00 82 ft 1.84 ft 3.5 sec
04:00 82 ft 1.97 ft 4.1 sec
05:00 82 ft 1.84 ft 4.8 sec
07:00 82 ft 1.97 ft 4.7 sec
08:00 82 ft 1.80 ft 4.9 sec
09:00 82 ft 2.17 ft 4.9 sec
10:00 82 ft 1.57 ft 4.8 sec
12:00 82 ft 1.51 ft 5.2 sec
13:00 82 ft 1.80 ft 4.9 sec
14:00 82 ft 1.61 ft 5.1 sec
15:00 82 ft 1.57 ft 5.0 sec
16:00 82 ft 1.44 ft 5.2 sec