Station Information
Station Name Middle Tampa Bay
USF Station ID MTB
NDBC Station ID MTBF1
GOES ID 140BB12A
Station Type Shorebased Tower
Owned and Maintained by USF TB-PORTS
Status Operational
Latitude 27.661 N (27° 39' 39.60" N)
Longitude 82.594 W (82° 35' 38.40" W)
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Meteorological Data 11-06-2014 18:07:00 (UTC)
1 Day 5 Day
Water Temperature -9999 (deg C) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Salinity -9999 (PSU) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Precipitation (Accumulated Tips) 2273.74 (mm) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Average Nitrate Concentration -9999 Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Nitrate Standard Deviation 0 Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Dissolved Oxygen -9999 (mg/l) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Dissolved Oxygen % Saturation -9999 (%) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
pH -9999 (pH) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Water Surface Height Above Sonde (Diagnostic) -9999 (m) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Chlorophyll -9999 (ug/l) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Turbidity -9999 (NTU) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Blue Green Algae -9999 (cells/L) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph
Battery Voltage (Diagnostic) -9999 (V) Click to view 24 hour graph Click to view 5 day graph

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Winds and Visibility
1 Day5 Day
Timestamp10-03-2013 12:54:0013:00:00
Wind Speed (m/s)3.8356114.396389
Wind Gusts (m/s)4.7045.292
Wind Direction (deg T)100.3817100.2255
Visibility (m)2000020000


ADCP Data as of 06-18-2013 03:54:00 (UTC)
Depth (m) -13.697 -7.697 1.303
Speed (cms-1) -999.9-999.90
Direction (° True) -999.9-999.90
Error Velocity(cms-1) -999.9-999.90
Depth referenced to meters MLLW(14.637m). MLLW elevation determined by correlating measured ADCP tide stages with tide stage values from NOS station 8726384

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ADCP Data observed at other depths

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Waves Data
Timestamp2012-08-31 09:06:00+002012-08-31 10:06:00+00
Significant Wave Height (m)0.060
Peak Wave Period (s)9.399999-0.1
Peak Wave Direction (deg T)120-1
Water Level (m)15.1615.09
Data Access
Available data: 5-18-2011 20:00 - 11-6-2014 18:00
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