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

TABS Buoy B -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy B Conditions at 02/25/2018 23:00 UTC (02/25/2018 17:00 CST)
28° 58.9386'N   94° 53.9436'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 63 feet (19 meters)
Speed: 28.21 cm/s (0.55 kts) Direction: 235 °T (SW) Water Temp: 17°C (63 °F)
System Voltage: 9.6 V Signal Strength: -2.9 dB Ping Count: 124
Wind: 2.8 m/s (5.5 kts)
          From 174°T (S)
Air Temp: 19 °C (66 °F)
Relative Humidity:  98 %
Pressure: 1012.7 mb (29.90 inHg)

  


IMPORTANT: Notice to Mariners


Today's Velocity Data (download)

   Date   |  Time  |   East |   North|   Speed|  Dir | WaterT |
          |  (UTC) |  (cm/s)|  (cm/s)|  (cm/s)| (°T) |  (°C)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
02/25/2018 00:00:00   -24.04    -8.07    25.36  251.4   15.4
02/25/2018 00:30:00   -23.65   -10.98    26.07  245.1   15.6
02/25/2018 01:00:00   -21.96   -10.69    24.42  244.0   15.6
02/25/2018 01:30:00   -23.49   -10.53    25.74  245.9   15.6
02/25/2018 02:00:00   -25.51    -9.57    27.25  249.4   15.9
02/25/2018 02:30:00   -21.78   -15.09    26.50  235.3   16.6
02/25/2018 03:00:00   -23.90   -11.05    26.33  245.2   16.3
02/25/2018 03:30:00   -21.91   -12.30    25.13  240.7   16.4
02/25/2018 04:00:00   -20.88   -14.11    25.20  236.0   15.9
02/25/2018 04:30:00   -20.91   -12.94    24.59  238.2   16.2
02/25/2018 05:00:00   -21.56   -12.38    24.86  240.1   16.3
02/25/2018 05:30:00   -20.43   -14.18    24.87  235.2   16.4
02/25/2018 06:00:00   -20.33   -13.84    24.59  235.8   16.3
02/25/2018 06:30:00   -18.18   -12.48    22.05  235.5   16.4
02/25/2018 07:00:00   -20.81    -6.29    21.74  253.2   17.0
02/25/2018 07:30:00   -23.08    -9.45    24.94  247.7   16.9
02/25/2018 08:00:00   -23.95    -0.65    23.96  268.4   17.0
02/25/2018 08:30:00   -27.57    -4.08    27.87  261.6   16.4
02/25/2018 09:00:00   -23.20    -5.60    23.87  256.4   16.1
02/25/2018 09:30:00   -19.97    -4.66    20.51  256.9   16.1
02/25/2018 10:00:00   -23.02    -4.50    23.46  258.9   16.1
02/25/2018 10:30:00   -21.78    -4.95    22.34  257.2   16.1
02/25/2018 11:00:00   -20.80    -1.94    20.89  264.7   16.1
02/25/2018 11:30:00   -15.06    -4.95    15.85  251.8   16.1
02/25/2018 12:00:00   -15.26    -6.67    16.65  246.4   16.2
02/25/2018 12:30:00   -18.24    -2.22    18.37  263.1   16.3
02/25/2018 13:00:00   -16.73    -0.56    16.74  268.1   16.2
02/25/2018 13:30:00   -17.76     2.73    17.97  278.7   16.2
02/25/2018 14:00:00   -16.95     1.61    17.03  275.4   16.3
02/25/2018 14:30:00   -15.67     1.66    15.76  276.0   16.3
02/25/2018 15:00:00   -14.97     1.20    15.02  274.6   16.3
02/25/2018 15:30:00   -26.66    -1.24    26.69  267.3   16.7
02/25/2018 16:00:00   -36.36    -8.67    37.38  256.6   17.0
02/25/2018 16:30:00   -31.66    -7.20    32.47  257.2   16.8
02/25/2018 17:00:00   -26.07    -8.13    27.31  252.7   16.6
02/25/2018 17:30:00   -26.56    -8.02    27.74  253.2   16.5
02/25/2018 18:00:00   -26.85    -9.01    28.32  251.4   16.6
02/25/2018 18:30:00   -24.36    -8.14    25.68  251.5   16.8
02/25/2018 19:00:00   -24.02    -7.74    25.24  252.1   16.8
02/25/2018 19:30:00   -21.82    -9.87    23.95  245.7   16.4
02/25/2018 20:00:00   -21.85    -8.38    23.40  249.0   16.5
02/25/2018 20:30:00   -20.53   -10.09    22.88  243.8   16.8
02/25/2018 21:00:00   -20.22   -13.81    24.49  235.7   16.9
02/25/2018 21:30:00   -22.26   -17.89    28.56  231.2   17.2
02/25/2018 22:00:00   -21.48   -20.60    29.76  226.2   17.1
02/25/2018 22:30:00   -23.97   -19.38    30.82  231.0   17.1
02/25/2018 23:00:00   -23.07   -16.23    28.21  234.9   17.2



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
02/25/2018 00:00:00    15.66    39.58    31.43     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 00:30:00    16.54    40.20    31.28     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 01:00:00    16.09    39.79    31.27     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 01:30:00    16.33    40.05    31.32     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 02:00:00    16.61    40.42    31.42     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 02:30:00    17.13    40.74    31.29     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 03:00:00    17.50    41.05    31.26     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 03:30:00    16.36    40.54    31.72     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 04:00:00    17.00    40.98    31.60     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 04:30:00    16.53    40.87    31.87     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 05:00:00    16.99    41.06    31.67     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 05:30:00    16.88    41.03    31.73     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 06:00:00    16.69    40.96    31.82     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 06:30:00    17.21    41.30    31.71     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 07:00:00    17.24    41.42    31.78     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 07:30:00    17.16    41.57    31.98     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 08:00:00    17.22    41.74    32.08     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 08:30:00    16.92    41.26    31.90     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 09:00:00    16.31    40.65    31.85     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 09:30:00    16.26    40.47    31.74     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 10:00:00    16.27    40.37    31.64     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 10:30:00    16.28    40.37    31.63     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 11:00:00    16.36    40.43    31.62     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 11:30:00    16.33    40.45    31.66     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 12:00:00    16.48    40.42    31.52     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 12:30:00    16.45    40.33    31.46     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 13:00:00    16.44    40.28    31.43     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 13:30:00    16.57    40.38    31.42     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 14:00:00    16.57    40.34    31.38     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 14:30:00    16.57    40.28    31.32     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 15:00:00    16.51    40.16    31.27     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 15:30:00    17.14    40.23    30.85     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 16:00:00    17.13    39.48    30.21     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 16:30:00    16.81    39.36    30.35     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 17:00:00    16.75    39.32    30.36     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 17:30:00    16.70    39.32    30.40     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 18:00:00    17.09    39.20    30.00     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 18:30:00    17.27    39.24    29.91     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 19:00:00    17.20    39.14    29.87     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 19:30:00    16.80    39.22    30.23     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 20:00:00    17.31    39.11    29.77     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 20:30:00    17.34    39.07    29.71     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 21:00:00    17.42    39.09    29.67     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 21:30:00    17.55    39.02    29.51     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 22:00:00    17.56    39.01    29.50     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 22:30:00    17.48    38.93    29.49     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 23:00:00    17.56    38.97    29.47     0.00     0.00