TABS, Texas Automated Buoy System, NOAA HAZMAT, Ocean Observatory, Real Time Oceanographic Data Supporting Oil Spill Prevention and Response

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 J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 07/21/2017 23:00 UTC (07/21/2017 18:00 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 40.00 cm/s (0.78 kts) Direction: 13 °T (NNE) Water Temp: 30°C (85 °F)
System Voltage: 13.1 V Signal Strength: -4.8 dB Ping Count: 140
Wind: 6.6 m/s (12.9 kts)
          From 152°T (SSE)
Air Temp: 29 °C (84 °F)
Relative Humidity:  78 %
Pressure: 1014.1 mb (29.95 inHg)

  


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Today's Meteorological Data (download)

   Date   |  Time  |  VEast   North    AirT  AtmPr     Gust   Comp   Tx   Ty    PAR   RelH
          |  (UTC) |  (m/s)|  (m/s)|   (°C)|  (mb) |  (m/s)|  (°M) |    |    |      |  (%) |
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07/21/2017 00:00:00   -3.35    5.26    29.0 1015.70    7.30   333.2   -6    3    0.0   77.3
07/21/2017 00:30:00   -2.91    5.51    28.8 1015.81    7.47   335.8   -6    3    0.0   78.4
07/21/2017 01:00:00   -3.52    5.20    28.7 1015.98    7.62   334.8   -7    3    0.0   77.0
07/21/2017 01:30:00   -4.08    4.54    28.7 1015.82    7.21   329.9   -6    3    0.0   77.7
07/21/2017 02:00:00   -3.32    5.25    28.7 1016.19    7.26   332.9   -6    3    0.0   76.9
07/21/2017 02:30:00   -3.37    5.45    28.8 1016.35    7.70   330.5   -6    3    0.0   76.0
07/21/2017 03:00:00   -2.68    5.65    28.7 1016.70    7.38   328.1   -6    3    0.0   76.3
07/21/2017 03:30:00   -2.45    5.15    28.6 1017.18    7.04   331.9   -6    3    0.0   77.0
07/21/2017 04:00:00   -2.14    5.54    28.7 1017.19    7.43   331.5   -6    3    0.0   77.5
07/21/2017 04:30:00   -1.99    5.51    28.6 1017.68    7.32   331.2   -6    3    0.0   79.3
07/21/2017 05:00:00   -0.98    6.95    28.8 1017.63    8.32   333.6   -7    3    0.0   78.9
07/21/2017 05:30:00   -1.13    7.04    28.7 1017.71    8.38   333.2   -6    3    0.0   76.9
07/21/2017 06:00:00   -0.55    7.47    28.6 1017.27    9.14   335.3   -7    3    0.0   78.0
07/21/2017 06:30:00    0.02    7.39    28.6 1016.97    8.62   335.9   -6    3    0.0   78.0
07/21/2017 07:00:00    0.12    6.74    28.4 1016.49    7.88   332.1   -6    3    0.0   78.9
07/21/2017 07:30:00    0.11    7.40    28.5 1016.11    8.57   337.3   -6    3    0.0   76.7
07/21/2017 08:00:00    0.32    6.96    28.5 1015.82    8.41   337.9   -6    3    0.0   76.5
07/21/2017 08:30:00    0.85    7.22    28.3 1015.46    8.92   335.8   -6    3    0.0   76.2
07/21/2017 09:00:00    0.52    7.19    28.2 1015.10    8.57   337.0   -6    3    0.0   79.5
07/21/2017 09:30:00    1.60    7.09    28.2 1014.87    8.56   339.2   -6    4    0.0   79.9
07/21/2017 10:00:00    2.66    6.00    28.2 1014.52    7.79   342.1   -6    3    0.0   82.0
07/21/2017 10:30:00    2.08    5.66    27.8 1014.66    7.01   336.2   -6    3    0.0   82.9
07/21/2017 11:00:00    2.30    5.50    27.7 1014.96    7.05   339.4   -5    3    0.0   82.4
07/21/2017 11:30:00    1.92    5.51    27.8 1015.15    6.78   338.1   -5    3    0.0   81.4
07/21/2017 12:00:00    2.03    5.59    27.7 1015.33    6.95   338.1   -5    3    0.0   81.5
07/21/2017 12:30:00    1.62    4.72    27.8 1015.57    6.26   336.3   -5    3    0.0   82.0
07/21/2017 13:00:00    1.49    4.66    27.9 1016.26    5.82   335.9   -5    3    0.0   81.1
07/21/2017 13:30:00    1.33    3.99    27.9 1016.49    5.52   334.3   -4    3    0.0   80.6
07/21/2017 14:00:00    1.21    4.57    28.0 1016.60    5.64   332.9   -5    3    0.0   80.3
07/21/2017 14:30:00    0.94    4.11    28.0 1016.65    5.30   336.3   -4    3    0.0   80.6
07/21/2017 15:00:00    0.25    4.78    28.0 1016.86    5.63   334.8   -5    3    0.0   80.6
07/21/2017 15:30:00    0.07    4.92    28.3 1016.90    5.77   333.1   -5    3    0.0   78.5
07/21/2017 16:00:00   -0.77    4.60    28.3 1017.16    5.43   331.3   -5    3    0.0   79.0
07/21/2017 16:30:00   -1.28    4.85    28.4 1016.97    6.38   327.5   -5    4    0.0   77.6
07/21/2017 17:00:00   -1.75    4.08    28.5 1016.93    5.59   328.0   -5    4    0.0   78.2
07/21/2017 17:30:00   -1.77    4.44    28.5 1016.95    6.10   327.3   -6    4    0.0   78.6
07/21/2017 18:00:00   -2.10    4.38    28.5 1016.82    5.85   327.1   -6    4    0.0   77.9
07/21/2017 18:30:00   -2.33    4.90    28.6 1016.76    6.36   326.3   -6    4    0.0   75.8
07/21/2017 19:00:00   -2.87    4.36    28.6 1016.50    6.09   324.9   -6    4    0.0   76.6
07/21/2017 19:30:00   -2.75    4.62    28.7 1016.16    6.62   323.6   -6    4    0.0   77.3
07/21/2017 20:00:00   -2.93    4.99    28.7 1015.82    6.92   325.3   -6    4    0.0   76.7
07/21/2017 20:30:00   -3.14    4.90    28.7 1015.56    6.73   323.9   -7    4    0.0   77.7
07/21/2017 21:00:00   -3.15    5.32    28.7 1015.05    7.44   325.0   -7    4    0.0   78.8
07/21/2017 21:30:00   -3.17    5.69    28.7 1014.67    7.81   325.4   -7    4    0.0   76.6
07/21/2017 22:00:00   -3.67    5.53    28.9 1014.21    7.76   324.9   -7    4    0.0   76.7
07/21/2017 22:30:00   -3.04    6.15    28.9 1014.29    8.01   325.7   -7    4    0.0   75.4
07/21/2017 23:00:00   -3.14    5.84    28.9 1014.07    7.81   326.7   -7    4    0.0   77.5