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Texas General Land Office
 Texas General Land Office
 George P. Bush, Commissioner

 Oil Spill Prevention
 & Response

Texas Automated Buoy System
Real Time Ocean Observations
Supporting Oil Spill Prevention and
Response since 1995
Geochemical and Environmental Research Group

TABS Buoy X -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy X Conditions at 10/19/2018 07:30 UTC (10/19/2018 07:30 UTC)
27° 3.9600'N   96° 20.2980'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 950 feet (289 meters)
Speed: 22.58 cm/s (0.44 kts) Direction: 204 °T (SSW) Water Temp: 28°C (82 °F)
System Voltage: 12.4 V Signal Strength: -1.9 dB Ping Count: 122
Wind: 8.0 m/s (15.6 kts)
          From 104°T (ESE)
Air Temp: 28 °C (82 °F)
Relative Humidity:  85 %
Pressure: 1017.7 mb (30.05 inHg)
Waves: 1.9 m (6.2 ft) @ 8 sec
  


IMPORTANT: Notice to Mariners


Today's System Data (download)

   Date   |  Time  | VBatt |  SigStr| Comp | Nping| Tx | Ty | ADCP | ADCP | VBatt |
          |  (UTC) | (Oper)|   (dB) | (°M) |      |    |    | Volt | Curr |(sleep)|
==========+========+=======+========+======+======+====+====+======+======+=======+
10/19/2018 00:00:00    12.7   -1.59   179.4    131    0     2   51.6   12.9   12.9
10/19/2018 00:30:00    12.7   -1.64   194.5    132   -1     3   41.4   12.9   12.8
10/19/2018 01:00:00    12.6   -1.62   215.0    124   -1     3   42.9   12.9   12.8
10/19/2018 01:30:00    12.6   -1.67   190.2    146    0     2   33.3   12.9   12.8
10/19/2018 02:00:00    12.6   -1.74   213.5    148    0     2   37.8   12.8   12.8
10/19/2018 02:30:00    12.6   -1.64   212.5    136   -1     3   29.8   12.8   12.8
10/19/2018 03:00:00    12.6   -1.65   219.7    140   -1     4   36.0   12.8   12.8
10/19/2018 03:30:00    12.5   -1.69   221.5    133   -1     4   39.6   12.8   12.7
10/19/2018 04:00:00    12.5   -1.75   220.6    145   -1     4   31.4   12.8   12.7
10/19/2018 04:30:00    12.5   -1.77   220.8    141   -1     4   28.2   12.7   12.7
10/19/2018 05:00:00    12.4   -1.67   210.8    128   -1     4   34.5   12.7   12.7
10/19/2018 05:30:00    12.5   -1.85   211.3    133   -1     4   31.8   12.7   12.6
10/19/2018 06:00:00    12.4   -1.97   215.0    138   -1     4   29.6   12.7   12.6
10/19/2018 06:30:00    12.4   -2.06   215.7    131   -1     4   30.5   12.7   12.6
10/19/2018 07:00:00    12.4   -2.06   216.6    132   -1     4   31.3   12.7   12.6
10/19/2018 07:30:00    12.4   -1.86   222.2    122   -1     4   30.6   12.7   12.6