Station Information
Station Name C12
USF Station ID C12
NDBC Station ID 42022
GOES ID 1407B0B6
GOES ID 1408C0B4
Station Type Offshore Buoy
Owned and Maintained by USF
Status Operational
Latitude 27.505 N (27° 30' 18.00" N)
Longitude 83.741 W (83° 44' 27.60" W)
Station picture; click to enlarge.

Damage from Hurricane Irma has been repaired. Longwave and Shortwave Radiation sensors were purposely not deployed. *NEW* The USGS has installed Ocean Acidification sensors on this buoy.

Description of measurements and sensor heights


Meteorological Data 11-12-2018 17:35:00 (UTC)
1 Day 5 Day
Wind Speed 6.9 (m/s) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Wind Gust 8.22 (m/s) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Wind Direction 136.56 (deg T) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Secondary Wind Speed 6.75 (m/s) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Secondary Wind Gust 7.95 (m/s) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Secondary Wind Direction 146.58 (deg T) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Air Temperature 25.24 (deg C) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Relative Humidity 86.71 (%) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Air Pressure 1017.47 (mbar) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Water Temperature 26.08 (deg C) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Salinity 35.88 (PSU) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Short Wave Radiation -99 (w/m2) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Long Wave Radiation -99 (w/m2) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph

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ADCP Data as of 11-12-2018 17:57:00 (UTC)
Measurement Depth (m) 3.7823.7843.78
Speed (cm/s) 7.642.45.52
Direction (°True) 14.4270225

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ADCP Data observed at other depths

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USGS Data from 2018-11-12 17:33:00 (UTC)
Temperature (°C) 26.1
pHT 8.051
Internal pH 8.039
Water Pressure (dbar) 0.78
Salinity (PSU) 35.9
Dissolved O2 Concentration (mg/l) 4.63
PAR (μM/m2/sec) 1141.5656
CO2 (ppm) -99
IRGA Pressure (mbar) -99
Battery Voltage (v) 14

** Disclaimer: All data are preliminary or provisional and are subject to revision. The data have not received final approval by the USGS and are provided on the condition that neither the USGS nor the U.S. Government shall be held liable for any damages resulting from the authorized or unauthorized use of the data.



Data Access
Available data: 5-23-2005 15:00 - 11-12-2018 17:00
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