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 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 09/22/2017 06:30 UTC (09/22/2017 01:30 CDT)
28° 58.9386'N   94° 53.9436'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 63 feet (19 meters)
Speed: 5.00 cm/s (0.10 kts) Direction: 20 °T (NNE) Water Temp: 28°C (83 °F)
System Voltage: 12.3 V Signal Strength: 0.0 dB Ping Count: 0
Wind: 6.1 m/s (11.8 kts)
          From 147°T (SSE)
Air Temp: 24 °C (76 °F)
Relative Humidity:  0 %
Pressure: 1009.0 mb (29.80 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
09/22/2017 00:00:00     6.30    -8.20    10.34  142.5   28.7
09/22/2017 00:30:00     3.70    -5.80     6.88  147.5   28.7
09/22/2017 01:00:00     1.60    -5.40     5.63  163.5   28.7
09/22/2017 01:30:00     2.60    -2.20     3.41  130.2   28.6
09/22/2017 02:00:00    -1.20     2.00     2.33  329.0   28.6
09/22/2017 02:30:00     0.60    -0.70     0.92  139.4   28.5
09/22/2017 03:00:00    -3.60    -1.40     3.86  248.7   28.5
09/22/2017 06:00:00    -2.40     3.30     4.08  324.0   28.4
09/22/2017 06:30:00     1.70     4.70     5.00   19.9   28.3



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
09/22/2017 00:00:00     0.00     0.00     0.00     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 00:30:00     0.00     0.00     0.00     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 01:00:00     0.00     0.00     0.00     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 01:30:00     0.00     0.00     0.00     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 02:00:00    28.62    44.45    26.55     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 02:30:00    28.58    44.43    26.57     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 03:00:00     0.00     0.00     0.00     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 06:00:00    28.39    44.31    26.59     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 06:30:00    28.38    44.18    26.51     0.00     0.00