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NOAA - NDBC Buoy 42020 -- Texas Automated Buoy System

NBDC Buoy 42020
Corpus Christi, TX
Conditions at 04/27/2017 20:50 UTC (04/27/2017 15:50 CDT)
26° 57.0000'N   96° 42.0000'W
50nm Southeast of Corpus Christi, TX
Anemometer height: 5m
Water Depth: 252 feet (77 meters)
Wind: 6.0 m/s (11.7 kts)
          From 100°T (E)
Wind Gust: 7.00 m/s (13.6 kts) Pressure: 1004.8 mb (29.67 inHg)
Air Temp: 24°C (74 °F) Dewpoint: 21°C (69°F) Relative Humidity: 83%
Sea Surf Temp: -99 °C (-146 °F) Wave Height: 1.9m (6.2 ft) Wave Period: 7
  


IMPORTANT: Notice to Mariners


Today's Velocity Data

  Buoy     Date      Time     East   North   Speed  Dir(°T) Wave Ht WvPer  Num
|  ID  |          |  (UTC) | (m/s) | (m/s) | (m/s) |(FROM) |  (m)  | secs| pts |
+======+==========+========+=======+=======+=======+=======+=======+=====+=====+
  42020 04/24/2017 06:50:00    0.51    3.11    3.15       9     1.4     7     6
  42020 04/24/2017 12:50:00    2.35    3.34    4.09      35     1.1     6     6
  42020 04/24/2017 18:50:00    1.65   -0.72    1.80     114     0.7     6     6
  42020 04/25/2017 00:50:00    1.28   -4.42    4.60     164     0.6     5     6
  42020 04/25/2017 06:50:00    3.56   -7.32    8.14     154     0.7     4     6
  42020 04/25/2017 12:50:00    0.35   -9.17    9.18     178     1.2     5     5
  42020 04/25/2017 18:50:00    1.58   -7.45    7.61     168     1.4     6     6
  42020 04/26/2017 00:50:00    2.13   -9.06    9.30     167     1.8     7     6
  42020 04/26/2017 06:50:00    2.60   -8.59    8.97     163     2.0     7     6
  42020 04/26/2017 12:50:00    1.82  -10.63   10.78     170     2.1     7     6
  42020 04/26/2017 18:50:00    1.00   -9.48    9.54     174     2.4     8     6
  42020 04/27/2017 00:50:00   -0.52   -3.02    3.07     190     2.2     8     6
  42020 04/27/2017 06:50:00    2.21   -0.50    2.27     103     1.8     8     6
  42020 04/27/2017 12:50:00    5.67    7.07    9.06      39     1.5     7     6
  42020 04/27/2017 18:50:00    8.69    2.67    9.09      73     2.0     7     6