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

NOAA - NDBC Buoy 42020 -- Texas Automated Buoy System

NBDC Buoy 42020
Corpus Christi, TX
Conditions at 03/21/2019 23:50 UTC (03/21/2019 18:50 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: 4.0 m/s (7.8 kts)
          From 90°T (E)
Wind Gust: 5.00 m/s (9.7 kts) Pressure: 1020.9 mb (30.15 inHg)
Air Temp: 20°C (69 °F) Dewpoint: 16°C (60°F) Relative Humidity: 73%
Sea Surf Temp: 21 °C (70 °F) Wave Height: 0.7m (2.3 ft) Wave Period: 8
  


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 03/18/2019 00:10:00   -1.04    5.91    6.00     350     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/18/2019 00:20:00   -2.05    5.64    6.00     340     1.3     7     1
  42020 03/18/2019 00:30:00   -1.71    4.70    5.00     340     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/18/2019 00:40:00   -0.87    4.92    5.00     350     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/18/2019 00:50:00   -0.87    4.92    5.00     350     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/18/2019 06:00:00    2.37    4.88    5.43      26     0.2     1    31
  42020 03/18/2019 06:10:00    3.86    4.60    6.00      40     1.2     0     1
  42020 03/18/2019 06:20:00    3.83    3.21    5.00      50     1.2     7     1
  42020 03/18/2019 06:30:00    3.21    3.83    5.00      40     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/18/2019 06:40:00    2.50    4.33    5.00      30     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/18/2019 06:50:00    2.57    3.06    4.00      40     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/18/2019 12:00:00    3.21    3.87    5.03      40     0.3     1    31
  42020 03/18/2019 12:10:00    4.60    3.86    6.00      50     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/18/2019 12:20:00    4.60    3.86    6.00      50     1.1     7     1
  42020 03/18/2019 12:30:00    4.60    3.86    6.00      50     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/18/2019 12:40:00    3.86    4.60    6.00      40     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/18/2019 12:50:00    3.83    3.21    5.00      50     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/18/2019 18:00:00    4.30    4.05    5.91      47     0.2     1    31
  42020 03/18/2019 18:10:00    4.60    3.86    6.00      50     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/18/2019 18:20:00    3.83    3.21    5.00      50     1.1     7     1
  42020 03/18/2019 18:30:00    4.60    3.86    6.00      50     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/18/2019 18:40:00    4.60    3.86    6.00      50     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/18/2019 18:50:00    5.36    4.50    7.00      50     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/19/2019 00:00:00    5.90    4.89    7.67      50     0.2     1    31
  42020 03/19/2019 00:10:00    6.13    5.14    8.00      50     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/19/2019 00:20:00    6.13    5.14    8.00      50     1.5     5     1
  42020 03/19/2019 00:30:00    6.13    5.14    8.00      50     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/19/2019 00:40:00    6.93    4.00    8.00      60     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/19/2019 00:50:00    6.93    4.00    8.00      60     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/19/2019 06:00:00    7.05    3.93    8.07      61     0.3     1    31
  42020 03/19/2019 06:10:00    8.46    3.08    9.00      70     1.6     0     1
  42020 03/19/2019 06:20:00    6.93    4.00    8.00      60     1.6     6     1
  42020 03/19/2019 06:30:00    6.58    2.39    7.00      70     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/19/2019 06:40:00    7.52    2.74    8.00      70     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/19/2019 06:50:00    7.52    2.74    8.00      70     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/19/2019 12:00:00   10.43    2.59   10.75      76     0.5     1    31
  42020 03/19/2019 12:10:00    7.88    1.39    8.00      80     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/19/2019 12:20:00    7.88    1.39    8.00      80     2.1     7     1
  42020 03/19/2019 12:30:00    7.88    1.39    8.00      80     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/19/2019 12:40:00    8.86    1.56    9.00      80     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/19/2019 12:50:00    8.86    1.56    9.00      80     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/19/2019 18:00:00    9.07    1.60    9.21      80     0.4     1    31
  42020 03/19/2019 18:10:00    9.00    0.00    9.00      90     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/19/2019 18:20:00    9.85    1.74   10.00      80     2.5     8     1
  42020 03/19/2019 18:30:00    8.86    1.56    9.00      80     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/19/2019 18:40:00    9.00    0.00    9.00      90     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/19/2019 18:50:00    9.00    0.00    9.00      90     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/20/2019 00:00:00    8.71    0.05    8.71      90     0.6     1    31
  42020 03/20/2019 00:10:00    9.00    0.00    9.00      90     2.3     0     1
  42020 03/20/2019 00:20:00    8.00    0.00    8.00      90     2.3     9     1
  42020 03/20/2019 00:30:00    8.00    0.00    8.00      90     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/20/2019 00:40:00    9.00    0.00    9.00      90     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/20/2019 00:50:00    7.88   -1.39    8.00     100     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/20/2019 06:00:00    8.64   -1.13    8.72      98     0.3     1    31
  42020 03/20/2019 06:10:00    8.86   -1.56    9.00     100     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/20/2019 06:20:00    8.86   -1.56    9.00     100     2.1     9     1
  42020 03/20/2019 06:30:00    8.86   -1.56    9.00     100     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/20/2019 06:40:00    8.86   -1.56    9.00     100     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/20/2019 06:50:00    8.86   -1.56    9.00     100     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/20/2019 12:00:00    8.70   -1.38    8.81      99     0.5     1    31
  42020 03/20/2019 12:10:00    8.86   -1.56    9.00     100     2.1     0     1
  42020 03/20/2019 12:20:00    7.88   -1.39    8.00     100     2.1     8     1
  42020 03/20/2019 12:30:00    7.88   -1.39    8.00     100     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/20/2019 12:40:00    7.88   -1.39    8.00     100     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/20/2019 12:50:00    9.00    0.00    9.00      90     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/20/2019 18:00:00    8.19    0.05    8.19      90     0.6     1    31
  42020 03/20/2019 18:10:00    7.52    2.74    8.00      70     1.8     0     1
  42020 03/20/2019 18:20:00    6.58    2.39    7.00      70     1.8     9     1
  42020 03/20/2019 18:30:00    6.06    3.50    7.00      60     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/20/2019 18:40:00    6.58    2.39    7.00      70     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/20/2019 18:50:00    6.58    2.39    7.00      70     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/21/2019 00:00:00    5.41   -0.01    5.41      90     0.4     1    31
  42020 03/21/2019 00:10:00    5.00    0.00    5.00      90     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/21/2019 00:20:00    6.00    0.00    6.00      90     1.5     8     1
  42020 03/21/2019 00:30:00    5.00    0.00    5.00      90     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/21/2019 00:40:00    4.92    0.87    5.00      80     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/21/2019 00:50:00    4.92    0.87    5.00      80     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/21/2019 06:00:00    4.59   -0.66    4.63      98     0.2     1    31
  42020 03/21/2019 06:10:00    2.82   -1.03    3.00     110     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/21/2019 06:20:00    2.60   -1.50    3.00     120     1.2     8     1
  42020 03/21/2019 06:30:00    2.82   -1.03    3.00     110     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/21/2019 06:40:00    3.76   -1.37    4.00     110     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/21/2019 06:50:00    2.60   -1.50    3.00     120     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/21/2019 12:00:00    4.41    0.28    4.42      86     0.2     1    31
  42020 03/21/2019 12:10:00    1.03    2.82    3.00      20     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/21/2019 12:20:00    0.00    4.00    4.00       0     1.0     9     1
  42020 03/21/2019 12:30:00    0.00    5.00    5.00       0     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/21/2019 12:40:00    0.87    4.92    5.00      10     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/21/2019 12:50:00    1.04    5.91    6.00      10     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/21/2019 18:00:00    2.21    4.20    4.75      28     0.2     1    31
  42020 03/21/2019 18:10:00    1.50    2.60    3.00      30     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/21/2019 18:20:00    1.50    2.60    3.00      30     0.8     8     1
  42020 03/21/2019 18:30:00    1.37    3.76    4.00      20     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/21/2019 18:40:00    2.00    3.46    4.00      30     0.0     0     1
  42020 03/21/2019 18:50:00    1.50    2.60    3.00      30     0.0     0     1