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NOAA - NDBC Buoy 42035 -- Texas Automated Buoy System

NBDC Buoy 42035
Galveston
Conditions at 12/17/2017 11:50 UTC (12/17/2017 05:50 CST)
29° 14.7830'N   94° 24.5000'W
22NM East of Galveston, TX
Anemometer height: 5m
Water Depth: 52 feet (16 meters)
Wind: 5.0 m/s (9.7 kts)
          From 330°T (NNW)
Wind Gust: 6.00 m/s (11.7 kts) Pressure: 1017.6 mb (30.05 inHg)
Air Temp: 14°C (57 °F) Dewpoint: 13°C (56°F) Relative Humidity: 96%
Sea Surf Temp: 16 °C (61 °F) Wave Height: 1.2m (3.9 ft) Wave Period: 7
  


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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 |
+======+==========+========+=======+=======+=======+=======+=======+=====+=====+
  42035 10/21/2017 06:50:00    8.06   -4.13    9.05     117     1.6     6     6
  42035 10/21/2017 12:50:00    2.76   -6.92    7.45     158     1.4     6     6
  42035 10/21/2017 18:50:00    2.19   -4.66    5.15     155     1.1     6     6
  42035 10/22/2017 00:50:00    3.27   -4.40    5.48     143     1.0     6     6
  42035 10/22/2017 06:50:00    2.81   -4.86    5.61     150     0.9     7     6
  42035 10/22/2017 12:50:00    1.18   -5.30    5.42     168     0.9     7     6
  42035 10/22/2017 18:50:00   -0.34    4.42    4.43     356     1.2     5     6
  42035 10/23/2017 00:50:00    1.40    5.95    6.11      13     1.4     6     6
  42035 10/23/2017 06:50:00   -2.77    6.77    7.31     338     0.9     7     6
  42035 10/23/2017 12:50:00   -0.49    8.32    8.33     357     0.7     6     6
  42035 10/23/2017 18:50:00    1.37    5.80    5.96      13     0.7     5     6
  42035 10/24/2017 00:50:00    0.00    1.58    1.58       0     0.5     8     6
  42035 10/24/2017 06:50:00   -1.83    1.24    2.21     304     0.3     8     6
  42035 10/24/2017 12:50:00   -4.35    2.64    5.09     301     0.4     8     6
  42035 10/24/2017 18:50:00    1.33   10.83   10.91       7     1.0     4     6