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 D -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy D Conditions at 10/21/2017 17:00 UTC (10/21/2017 12:00 CDT)
27° 56.3760'N   96° 50.5740'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 60 feet (18 meters)
Speed: 32.05 cm/s (0.62 kts) Direction: 221 °T (SW) Water Temp: 26°C (80 °F)
System Voltage: 13.1 V Signal Strength: -1.6 dB Ping Count: 119
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
10/21/2017 01:30:00   -39.67   -18.49    43.77  245.0   27.0
10/21/2017 02:00:00   -44.68   -12.50    46.40  254.4   27.3
10/21/2017 02:30:00   -42.66   -13.61    44.78  252.3   27.4
10/21/2017 03:00:00   -42.95   -24.69    49.54  240.1   26.9
10/21/2017 03:30:00   -40.43   -23.50    46.76  239.8   26.7
10/21/2017 04:00:00   -40.21   -27.98    48.99  235.2   26.6
10/21/2017 04:30:00   -40.60   -20.79    45.61  242.9   26.7
10/21/2017 05:00:00   -38.67   -25.15    46.13  237.0   26.6
10/21/2017 05:30:00   -33.79   -28.12    43.96  230.2   26.5
10/21/2017 06:00:00   -32.15   -29.55    43.67  227.4   26.4
10/21/2017 06:30:00   -28.68   -28.59    40.50  225.1   26.4
10/21/2017 07:00:00   -28.99   -30.74    42.25  223.3   26.4
10/21/2017 07:30:00   -27.78   -24.54    37.07  228.5   26.4
10/21/2017 08:00:00   -28.85   -25.34    38.40  228.7   26.4
10/21/2017 08:30:00   -28.77   -23.50    37.15  230.8   26.5
10/21/2017 09:00:00   -29.28   -21.90    36.56  233.2   26.5
10/21/2017 09:30:00   -27.30   -25.80    37.56  226.6   26.5
10/21/2017 10:00:00   -27.60   -27.82    39.19  224.8   26.5
10/21/2017 10:30:00   -27.23   -27.90    38.99  224.3   26.5
10/21/2017 11:00:00   -30.44   -16.95    34.84  240.9   26.4
10/21/2017 11:30:00   -25.65   -22.09    33.85  229.3   26.4
10/21/2017 12:00:00   -33.16   -19.85    38.65  239.1   26.3
10/21/2017 12:30:00   -28.88   -25.27    38.37  228.8   26.3
10/21/2017 13:00:00   -26.69   -27.17    38.09  224.5   26.4
10/21/2017 13:30:00   -26.16   -30.18    39.94  220.9   26.4
10/21/2017 14:00:00   -25.33   -30.01    39.27  220.2   26.4
10/21/2017 14:30:00   -25.56   -25.94    36.42  224.6   26.4
10/21/2017 15:00:00   -23.95   -24.66    34.38  224.2   26.4
10/21/2017 15:30:00   -21.79   -26.01    33.93  220.0   26.4
10/21/2017 16:00:00   -21.75   -27.76    35.27  218.1   26.4
10/21/2017 16:30:00   -21.97   -25.52    33.67  220.7   26.4
10/21/2017 17:00:00   -20.94   -24.26    32.05  220.8   26.4



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
10/21/2017 01:30:00    26.93     4.68    29.12     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 02:00:00    27.55     4.73    29.10     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 02:30:00    27.38     4.70    28.98     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 03:00:00    26.66     4.62    28.93     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 03:30:00    26.52     4.60    28.86     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 04:00:00    26.53     4.59    28.78     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 04:30:00    26.62     4.60    28.77     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 05:00:00    26.46     4.58    28.75     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 05:30:00    26.40     4.57    28.74     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 06:00:00    26.35     4.57    28.71     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 06:30:00    26.36     4.57    28.72     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 07:00:00    26.35     4.57    28.71     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 07:30:00    26.35     4.57    28.71     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 08:00:00    26.36     4.57    28.70     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 08:30:00    26.48     4.58    28.70     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 09:00:00    26.50     4.58    28.69     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 09:30:00    26.45     4.57    28.67     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 10:00:00    26.43     4.56    28.65     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 10:30:00    26.39     4.56    28.66     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 11:00:00    26.31     4.55    28.65     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 11:30:00    26.35     4.56    28.66     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 12:00:00    26.28     4.52    28.42     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 12:30:00    26.31     4.52    28.42     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 13:00:00    26.31     4.52    28.38     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 13:30:00    26.33     4.51    28.35     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 14:00:00    26.31     4.51    28.32     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 14:30:00    26.33     4.50    28.27     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 15:00:00    26.37     4.50    28.27     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 15:30:00    26.41     4.51    28.27     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 16:00:00    26.41     4.51    28.29     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 16:30:00    26.38     4.50    28.26     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 17:00:00    26.45     4.51    28.23     0.00     0.00