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Buoy Data - 42019
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Historical buoy data are provided by NODC from links in the table below. Older data are in the F291 format and newer data are in the netCDF format. The F291 data are available in compressed or uncompressed files stored in NODC's ftp site. The netCDF data are available through a THREDDS (Thematic Realtime Environmental Distributed Data Services) sever which provides data, metadata, and other viewing options through OPeNDAP (Open-source Project for a Network Data Access Protocol).

Go to the National Data Buoy Center for the latest conditions. (you will be leaving the NODC site)


Buoy Data (F291) - Location, year and month (to March 2011)

Latitude | Longitude Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
27 53 59N | 095 00 00W1990 nd nd nd nd Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U nd nd nd
27 54 04N | 095 00 02W1990 nd nd nd nd nd nd nd nd nd Z | U Z | U Z | U
1991Z | UZ | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U nd Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U
1992Z | UZ | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U
1993Z | UZ | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U
1994Z | UZ | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U
27 53 48N | 094 59 58W1995 nd nd nd nd nd nd Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U
1996Z | UZ | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U
1997Z | UZ | U Z | U Z | U nd nd nd nd nd nd nd nd
27 54 59N | 095 21 01W1997 nd nd nd nd nd nd nd nd nd nd Z | U Z | U
1998Z | UZ | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U
1999 nd Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U
27 54 47N | 095 21 36W2000 nd nd nd nd nd Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U
27 55 05N | 095 21 45W2001Z | UZ | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U
2002Z | UZ | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U
2003Z | UZ | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U nd nd nd nd
27 54 47N | 095 21 36W2003 nd nd nd nd nd nd nd nd Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U
2004Z | UZ | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U
2005Z | UZ | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U
2006Z | UZ | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U
2007Z | UZ | U Z | U Z | U Z | U nd nd nd nd nd nd nd
27 54 08N | 095 23 09W2007 nd nd nd nd nd Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U
2008Z | UZ | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U
2009Z | UZ | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U nd
2010 nd nd Z | U nd nd nd nd nd nd nd nd nd
27 54 48N | 095 21 10W2010 nd nd nd Z | U Z | U Z | U Z | U nd nd Z | U Z | U Z | U

Z=compressed, U=uncompressed, nd=no data

F291 IE Users Note: If you get a "FTP Folder Error", it appears that you must turn off the "Enable Folder View for FTP Sites" option that is under Tools -> Internet Options... -> Advanced (under Browsing).


Buoy Data (netCDF) - Location, year and month (since January 2011)

Latitude | Longitude Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
27.913 | -95.3532011 nd nd nd nd

D2

D2

D2

D2

D2

D3

D3

D3

D3

27.913 | -95.3532012

D3

D3

D3

nd nd nd nd nd nd

D4

D4

D4

27.913 | -95.3532013

D4

D4

D4

D4

D4

D4

D4

D4

D4

D4

D4

D4

D4

27.907 | -95.3532014

D4

D4

nd nd nd nd

D5

D5

nd nd nd nd

D<n>=netCDF data (<n>= Deployment number, eg, D1, D2, etc), D<n>_adcp=ADCP netCDF data (eg, D1_adcp), nd=no data

Users Note: Two or more links may be available for the same year/month - For buoys serviced during a month, the deployment number in the file name increments by one and there can be two or more D<n> links (eg, D1, D2..etc) for that buoy. For buoys with ADCP data, there is an additional ADCP link for separate ADCP data (eg, D1_adcp).


Please address any questions or comments to NODC.buoy@noaa.gov. Follow the links below for more information.

 


All Buoy data is available online, however to order Buoy (F291) Data on CD-ROM (through December 1997) use the NOAA National Data Centers' Online Store . Or, contact User Services to order recent data on CD-ROM or other media.

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