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NOAA - NDBC Buoy 42020 -- Texas Automated Buoy System

NBDC Buoy 42020
Corpus Christi, TX
Conditions at 08/19/2017 18:50 UTC (08/19/2017 13:50 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: 3.0 m/s (5.8 kts)
          From 120°T (ESE)
Wind Gust: 4.00 m/s (7.8 kts) Pressure: 1014.6 mb (29.96 inHg)
Air Temp: 29°C (85 °F) Dewpoint: 25°C (77°F) Relative Humidity: 76%
Sea Surf Temp: -99 °C (-146 °F) Wave Height: 0.6m (2.0 ft) Wave Period: 6
  


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 08/16/2017 06:50:00    4.33   -8.60    9.63     153     1.6     6     6
  42020 08/16/2017 12:50:00    3.80   -9.59   10.31     158     1.9     7     6
  42020 08/16/2017 18:50:00    2.30   -9.70    9.97     167     1.9     7     6
  42020 08/17/2017 00:50:00    1.98   -7.38    7.64     165     1.9     7     6
  42020 08/17/2017 06:50:00    3.47   -8.09    8.80     157     1.8     8     6
  42020 08/17/2017 12:50:00    1.67   -9.47    9.62     170     1.8     7     6
  42020 08/17/2017 18:50:00    1.70   -7.28    7.48     167     1.6     7     6
  42020 08/18/2017 00:50:00    2.31   -6.02    6.45     159     1.5     7     6
  42020 08/18/2017 06:50:00    4.43   -4.96    6.65     138     1.3     7     6
  42020 08/18/2017 12:50:00    2.58   -5.91    6.45     156     1.2     7     6
  42020 08/18/2017 18:50:00    0.66   -5.08    5.13     173     1.1     6     6
  42020 08/19/2017 00:50:00    2.89   -2.54    3.85     131     1.0     6     6
  42020 08/19/2017 06:50:00    5.55   -4.17    6.94     127     1.0     6     6
  42020 08/19/2017 12:50:00    1.70   -6.52    6.74     165     1.0     6     6
  42020 08/19/2017 18:50:00   -0.23   -3.63    3.63     184     0.8     6     6