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Station Details
Station: NOXN7 - Research Creek, North Carolina Reserve, NC        Date of First Observation: September 3, 2014
Station Type: BUOY - NERRS Weat what is this?        
City, State: Masonboro Island, NC      County: New Hanover County
Latitude: 34.156°      Longitude: -77.851°
Elevation: 0 feet above sea level
Climate Division: -
River Basin: Onslow Bay
Supported By: NR
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» Research Creek, North Carolina Reserve, NC, NC (NOXN7) » Station Sensor Metadata

This station is in the BUOY network. Parameter Metadata for BUOY stations:

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PARAMETER
Air Temperature
thermistor
-40C to 60C
+/- 1C
90sec
8min
60min
60min
Dew Point
calculated
-30C to 40C
+/- 1C
1sec
8min
60min
60min
Relative Humidity
film capacitance
0 - 100%
within +/- 3%
1sec
8min
60min
60min
Pressure
aneroid barometer
800 to 1100mb
+/- 1.0mb
4sec
8min
60min
60min
Visibility
emitter/collector
0 to 8 miles
within +/- 10%
30sec
8min
60min
60min
Wind Speed
helicoid
0 to 120kts (0-138mph)
+/- 2.0kts or within 10%, whichever is greater
1sec
8min
60min
60min
Wind Direction
vane
0 to 360deg
+/- 10deg
1sec
8min
60min
60min
Wave Height
laser wavestaff
0 to 35m
+/- 0.2m
.39sec
20min
60min
60min
Sea Surface Temperature
thermistor
-5C to 40C
+/-1.0C
1sec
8min
60min
60min



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