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 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 K -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy K Conditions at 08/19/2017 15:41 UTC (08/19/2017 10:41 CDT)
26° 13.0080'N   96° 29.9880'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 204 feet (62 meters)
Speed: N/A            Direction: N/A            Water Temp: 0°C (32 °F)
System Voltage: 0.0 V Signal Strength: 0.0 dB Ping Count: 0
Wind: 8.7 m/s (16.9 kts)
          From 158°T (SSE)
Air Temp: 26 °C (79 °F)
Relative Humidity:  76 %
Pressure: 1014.7 mb (29.96 inHg)
Waves: 1.9 m (6.1 ft) @ 7 sec
  


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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) |    |    |      |  (%) |
==========+========+=======+=======+=======+=======+=======+=======+====+====+======+======+
07/01/2017 00:00:00   -2.89    7.83    28.1 1013.02   10.04   260.6    0    0    0.0   80.4
07/01/2017 00:30:00   -3.21    7.64    28.0 1013.17    9.92   258.2    0    0    0.0   79.9
07/01/2017 01:00:00   -3.61    7.82    26.5 1013.34   10.46   255.6    0    0    0.0   80.0
07/01/2017 01:30:00   -3.39    7.50    26.2 1013.70   10.02   256.6    0    0    0.0   76.5
07/01/2017 02:00:00   -2.77    7.44    26.5 1013.76    9.69   258.8    0    0    0.0   76.9
07/01/2017 02:30:00   -2.73    7.98    26.2 1013.84   10.22   260.2    0    0    0.0   77.0
07/01/2017 03:00:00   -3.13    8.24    26.3 1014.01   10.67     0.0    0    0    0.0  258.5
07/01/2017 03:30:00   -3.03    7.97    26.2 1014.33   10.85   258.6    0    0    0.0   75.0
07/01/2017 04:00:00   -2.85    7.97    26.3 1014.51   10.06   258.3    0    0    0.0   75.4
07/01/2017 04:30:00   -2.98    8.65    26.0 1014.91   11.01   259.5    0    0    0.0   74.9
07/01/2017 05:00:00   -2.40    8.31    26.4 1014.83   10.05   259.5    0    0    0.0   76.1
07/01/2017 05:30:00   -2.85    8.55    26.1 1014.74   11.01   260.2    0    0    0.0   76.0
07/01/2017 06:00:00   -2.69    8.76    26.1 1014.74   11.14   259.6    0    0    0.0   79.4
07/01/2017 06:30:00   -2.98    8.70    25.9 1014.83   11.10   259.7    0    0    0.0   75.5
07/01/2017 07:00:00   -2.44    8.06    26.2 1014.89   10.20   262.3    0    0    0.0   77.1
07/01/2017 07:30:00   -2.12    7.86    26.0 1014.84   10.54   263.7    0    0    0.0   77.5
07/01/2017 08:00:00   -1.91    7.75    26.0 1014.56   10.29   263.6    0    0    0.0   75.5
07/01/2017 08:30:00   -1.48    7.94    25.9 1014.28   10.08   267.5    0    0    0.0   77.2
07/01/2017 09:00:00   -2.22    8.74    26.1 1014.17   11.11   265.6    0    0    0.0   78.7
07/01/2017 09:30:00   -1.93    8.89    25.9 1014.22   10.91   266.6    0    0    0.0   73.6
07/01/2017 10:00:00   -2.39    8.43    26.1 1014.46   10.90   264.7    0    0    0.0   76.3
07/01/2017 10:30:00   -3.21    8.43    25.7 1014.59   10.67   261.9    0    0    0.0   76.3
07/01/2017 11:00:00   -3.23    8.08    25.9 1014.66   10.30   262.3    0    0    0.0   76.0



       
 

Today's Wave Data    


   Date   |  Time  |Sig Wave Ht| Peak Period|
          |  (UTC) | (meters)  |    (sec)   |
==========+========+===========+============+
07/01/2017 00:20:59     1.62        6
07/01/2017 01:20:59     1.75        7
07/01/2017 02:20:58     1.70        7
07/01/2017 03:20:58     1.66        7
07/01/2017 04:20:58     1.83        7
07/01/2017 05:20:59     1.80        7
07/01/2017 06:20:59     1.85        6
07/01/2017 07:20:58     1.76        6
07/01/2017 08:20:58     1.87        6
07/01/2017 09:21:00     1.87        7
07/01/2017 10:20:59     1.97        7
07/01/2017 11:21:00     1.87        7