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NOAA - NDBC Buoy 42035 -- Texas Automated Buoy System

NBDC Buoy 42035
Galveston
Conditions at 08/19/2017 19:00 UTC (08/19/2017 14:00 CDT)
29° 14.7830'N   94° 24.5000'W
22NM East of Galveston, TX
Anemometer height: 5m
Water Depth: 52 feet (16 meters)
Wind: 2.0 m/s (3.9 kts)
          From 250°T (WSW)
Wind Gust: 3.00 m/s (5.8 kts) Pressure: 1016.3 mb (30.01 inHg)
Air Temp: 30°C (86 °F) Dewpoint: 25°C (78°F) Relative Humidity: 75%
Sea Surf Temp: 31 °C (88 °F) Wave Height: 0.6m (2.0 ft) Wave Period: 5
  


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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 08/16/2017 06:50:00   -1.38   -6.48    6.62     192     1.0     6     6
  42035 08/16/2017 12:50:00   -1.45   -8.21    8.33     190     1.1     6     6
  42035 08/16/2017 18:50:00   -2.79   -7.67    8.17     200     1.4     6     6
  42035 08/17/2017 00:50:00   -2.25   -6.79    7.15     198     1.3     6     6
  42035 08/17/2017 06:50:00    0.46   -7.79    7.81     177     1.3     7     6
  42035 08/17/2017 12:50:00   -1.55   -8.61    8.74     190     1.4     6     6
  42035 08/17/2017 18:00:00   -4.14   -5.95    7.24     215     1.4     5     5
  42035 08/17/2017 18:50:00   -3.21   -3.83    5.00     220     1.2     5     1
  42035 08/18/2017 00:00:00   -3.12   -3.07    4.38     226     1.1     7     5
  42035 08/18/2017 06:00:00   -1.91   -4.23    4.64     204     1.0     7     6
  42035 08/18/2017 12:00:00   -1.70   -5.18    5.46     198     0.8     7     6
  42035 08/18/2017 18:00:00   -2.74   -4.93    5.64     209     0.8     5     6
  42035 08/19/2017 00:00:00   -1.70   -1.70    2.40     225     0.7     6     6
  42035 08/19/2017 06:00:00   -0.37   -3.94    3.95     185     0.6     6     6
  42035 08/19/2017 12:00:00   -1.93   -6.15    6.45     198     0.7     6     6
  42035 08/19/2017 18:00:00   -3.43   -2.54    4.27     234     0.7     5     6