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Orange Beach Buoy

NDBC - Station 42012 - ORANGE BEACH - 44 NM SE of Mobile, AL Observations

This feed shows recent marine weather observations from Station 42012.
  • Station 42012 - ORANGE BEACH - 44 NM SE of Mobile, AL
    April 24, 2018 9:00 am CDT
    Location: 30.064N 87.551W
    Wind Direction: WNW (290°)
    Wind Speed: 11.7 knots
    Wind Gust: 15.6 knots
    Atmospheric Pressure: 30.01 in (1016.4 mb)
    Pressure Tendency: +0.04 in (+1.5 mb)
    Air Temperature: 65.5°F (18.6°C)
    Dew Point: 58.5°F (14.7°C)

Orange Beach Buoy Wave Chart

The Orange Beach Buoy (42012) that is located about 3 miles south of Perdido Pass went down on October 27, 2017 and is not yet on the schedule for repair by NOAA. Hopefully they'll repair it soon. 
 

Perdido Key Webcam

Perdido Key Webcam
Gulf Islands National Seashore - Johnson Beach - Perdido Key, FL 


Orange Beach Area's Average Weather

Month Avg.
Low
Avg.
High
Avg.
Rain
Avg.
Water
Temp
January 43° 61° 5.72" 55
February 45° 64° 4.86" 57
March 52° 70° 6.32" 64
April 57° 75° 3.97" 69
May 65° 83° 4.41" 76
June 72° 88° 5.17" 82
July 74° 90° 7.09" 84
August 74° 90° 6.11" 85
September 70° 87° 6.75" 81
October 59° 79° 4.26" 74
November 51° 71° 4.43" 65
December 45° 64° 4.02" 57

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Satellite Sightings Information for Gulf Shores
  • 2018-04-26 ISS Sighting
    Date: Thursday Apr 26, 2018
    Time: 5:36 AM
    Duration: 1 minute
    Maximum Elevation: 10°
    Approach: 10° above SE
    Departure: 10° above ESE
  • 2018-04-28 ISS Sighting
    Date: Saturday Apr 28, 2018
    Time: 5:26 AM
    Duration: 4 minutes
    Maximum Elevation: 32°
    Approach: 10° above SSW
    Departure: 28° above E
  • 2018-04-29 ISS Sighting
    Date: Sunday Apr 29, 2018
    Time: 4:35 AM
    Duration: 3 minutes
    Maximum Elevation: 14°
    Approach: 12° above SSE
    Departure: 12° above E
  • 2018-04-30 ISS Sighting
    Date: Monday Apr 30, 2018
    Time: 5:18 AM
    Duration: 4 minutes
    Maximum Elevation: 73°
    Approach: 16° above SW
    Departure: 27° above NE
  • 2018-05-01 ISS Sighting
    Date: Tuesday May 1, 2018
    Time: 4:28 AM
    Duration: 1 minute
    Maximum Elevation: 43°
    Approach: 43° above SE
    Departure: 26° above ENE
  • 2018-05-02 ISS Sighting
    Date: Wednesday May 2, 2018
    Time: 3:38 AM
    Duration: less than 1 minute
    Maximum Elevation: 11°
    Approach: 11° above E
    Departure: 10° above E
  • 2018-05-02 ISS Sighting
    Date: Wednesday May 2, 2018
    Time: 5:11 AM
    Duration: 4 minutes
    Maximum Elevation: 24°
    Approach: 17° above W
    Departure: 11° above NNE
  • 2018-05-03 ISS Sighting
    Date: Thursday May 3, 2018
    Time: 4:20 AM
    Duration: 2 minutes
    Maximum Elevation: 44°
    Approach: 44° above N
    Departure: 17° above NNE

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