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.

Lowestoft

  

Additional Information

 Wave buoy location  52° 28'.62N 001° 49'.09E
 WMO code  6201059
 Approximate water depth  20 m
 Approximate spring tidal range  1.9 m
 Storm alert threshold  2.0 m

 

Wave parameters are recorded using a Datawell Directional WaveRider Mk III buoy. The buoy was deployed on 20 April 2016, at which time the magnetic declination at the site was 0.10° West changing by 0.16° East per year. 

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