National Network of Regional Coastal Monitoring Programmes

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Note that these are real-time data and are not quality-controlled. Long-range graphs are plotted from a randomised subsample of half-hourly data.

Happisburgh

  

Additional Information

 Wave buoy location  52° 49'.57N 001° 32'.99E
 WMO code  6201051
 Approximate water depth  10 m
 Approximate spring tidal range  2.6 m
 Storm alert threshold  2.74 m
 Meteorological station location  52° 48'.80N 001° 33'.37E

 

Wave parameters are recorded using a Datawell Directional WaveRider Mk III buoy. The buoy was deployed on 04 September 2012, at which time the magnetic declination at the site was 0.83° West, changing by 0.17° East per year. 

 

14/08/2021 Scheduled service
02/03/2021 Scheduled service
26/09/2020 The shore station has suffered a power cut. Repairs are scheduled for the weekend. 
17/07/2020 Scheduled service
12/01/2020 Scheduled service
26/11/2019 A BT engineer has attended the site to upgrade to fibreoptics. The line speed has increased greatly since. 
05/09/2019 Shore statoin visited to install a new computer. 
19/06/2019 The buoy was swapped serviced to remedy a break in the HF antenna. 
04/06/2019 Shore station visited to enable remote power cycling of the router. 
14/05/2019 Shore station visited to replace RXC. 
22/03/2019 Scheduled service
30/11/2018 Shore station visited to enable HF communication. 
15/08/2018 Scheduled service

 

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