Sea Conditions at POINT LOOKOUT Long Island, New York USA
Latitude 40 degrees 35.0 minutes North Longitude 73 degrees 35.2 minutes West. Page last updated April 23 2017 17:29 EST
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New Camera (1600 x 1200 images): EAST | SOUTH | SOUTHWEST | WEST

Old Camera (1200 x 960 images): EAST | SOUTHEAST | SOUTH | SOUTHWEST | WEST

Global status: We have switched to a new Internet Service Provider. In the long run this will result in increased stability and enhanced features, in the short run it's a little like changing airplanes without landing. Please bear with us while we work out the kinks and email me if you notice issues that should be added to our "punch list".
Tom Wilson,

Status notice, 1/24/2017:
1) We have installed a new higher resolution 1600x1200 pixel camera at the station.
2) The station page now features a panorama generated from the new camera images. Individual images are available by clicking the appropriate links.
3) The new camera views (and panorama) are slowly creeping west. We will periodically reset the views until we can obtain a replacement camera. Old camera views are unaffected. We regret any inconvenience.

Weather, Water Quality, and Tide Observations
at Town of Hempstead East Marina, Reynolds Channel, Point Lookout.
Time 04/23 17:24  Maximum, last 24 hr Minimum, last 24 hr
Measured water level 2.9 feet NGVD29 3.4 feet NGVD29
at 04/23 05:48
-1.1 feet NGVD29
at 04/23 11:48
Predicted water level
(astronomical tide)
0.0 feet NGVD29    
Measured - predicted level
2.9 feet    
Tide direction
Rate of change
0.4 feet/hr
Average wind speed 0 mph 15 mph
at 04/23 11:18
0 mph
at 04/22 22:24
Wind direction N: 0 deg true    
Wind gust 0 mph 150 mph
at 04/23 07:54
Gust direction N: 0 deg true    
Wind speed change
(3 hour trend)
Air temperature 32 deg F ( 0 deg C) 122 deg F ( 50 deg C)
at 04/23 10:24
32 deg F ( 0 deg C)
at 04/22 22:24
Relative humidity 0 % 18 %
at 04/23 01:48
0 %
at 04/22 22:24
0.00 inches
( 0.00 cm)
Barometric pressure Offscale- in Hg (Offscale- mbar) ND in Hg (ND mbar)
at ND
ND in Hg (ND mbar)
at ND
Barometer - 3 hour trend steady    
Total Solar Radiation 0 W/m^2 9 W/m^2
at 04/22 17:36
Water temperature 32 deg F ( 0 deg C) 32 deg F ( 0 deg C)
at 04/22 17:30
32 deg F ( 0 deg C)
at 04/22 17:30
Salinity Offscale- PSU ND PSU
at ND
at ND
Turbidity 0.0 FNU 0.8 FNU
at 04/23 06:30
0.0 FNU
at 04/22 22:24
Dissolved Oxygen 0.0 mg/l 14.5 mg/l
at 04/23 04:00
0.0 mg/l
at 04/22 22:24
Chlorophyll 0.0 ug/l 10.0 ug/l
at 04/23 05:00
0.0 ug/l
at 04/22 17:30


  1. Tide, weather, and water quality instruments operated by and data courtesy of the New York Water Resources Division of the United States Geological Survey.
  2. Archived images from the old camera are available at Refer to the readme file in that directory for file naming conventions.
  3. Archived images from the new camera are available at Refer to the readme file in that directory for file naming conventions.

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