Please wait

Feedback

  Fields in red are required!

Regional Coastal Monitoring Programmes

´╗┐You must be logged in to use the dashboard.

If you are already registered with CCO, use your normal email/password to login; alternatively you can register now to use the system (opens new window).

« Return to map for other wave, tide and met stations.

- Note that these are real-time data and are not quality-controlled.

Weston Bay

  

Additional Information

 Wave buoy location  51° 21.13' N  003° 01.23' W
 WMO code  6201026
 Approximate water depth  13 m CD
 Approximate spring tidal range  11.2 m
 Storm threshold  1.9 m

 

Wave data are measured using a Datawell Directional Waverider Mk III buoy. The buoy was deployed on the 10th September 2009, at which time the magnetic declination at the site was 2.8° west, changing by 0.15° east per year. 

03/10/2018 Scheduled service
19/05/2018 Scheduled service
06/10/2017 Scheduled service
26/04/2017 Scheduled service
20/10/2016 Scheduled service
13/04/2016  
Buoy re-deployed
09/04/2016 The buoy has now been recovered and will be re-deployed as soon as sea conditions permit
08/04/2016 The buoy has come adrift from its mooring
02/09/2015 Scheduled service
24/03/2015 Data outage due to fault at shore station. Will be rectified ASAP.
17/03/2015 Scheduled service
19/09/2014 the buoy was recovered near penarth; it has been checked and re-deployed
10/09/2014 The buoy is adrift, recovery efforts are underway
01/03/2014 Scheduled service
04/06/2013 Scheduled service
13/05/2013 Buoy data unavailable for much of the day due to work being carried out on the power board
13/12/2012 Buoy re-deployed
09/10/2012 Buoy located and kindly reported by member of public at Llantwit Major. Initial inspection suggests badly damaged. Replacement will be deployed as soon as weather conditions permit.
22/09/2012 The buoy came adrift shortly after midnight and despite predictions of its position kindly provided by Swansea Coastguard an extensive search has found no trace of it
20/07/2012 Scheduled service
14/08/2010 Re-deployment of the buoy has been delayed due to bad weather, but it is now operational
24/07/2010
The buoy was cut adrift
25/02/2010 Scheduled service
10/09/2010 Buoy deployed

 

Edit information