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 08/19/2017 19:30 UTC (08/19/2017 14:30 CDT)
27° 56.3760'N   96° 50.5740'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 60 feet (18 meters)
Speed: 13.52 cm/s (0.26 kts) Direction: 99 °T (E) Water Temp: 29°C (84 °F)
System Voltage: 13.1 V Signal Strength: -2.4 dB Ping Count: 148
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
08/18/2017 15:30:00    13.53     8.86    16.17   56.8   28.6
08/18/2017 16:00:00    16.84     7.90    18.60   64.9   28.6
08/18/2017 16:30:00    19.16     7.09    20.43   69.7   28.6
08/18/2017 17:00:00    17.89     4.89    18.55   74.7   28.7
08/18/2017 17:30:00    18.38     6.70    19.56   70.0   28.7
08/18/2017 18:00:00    17.37     4.22    17.88   76.3   28.8
08/18/2017 18:30:00    12.18     2.82    12.50   77.0   28.8
08/18/2017 19:00:00    13.34     3.40    13.77   75.7   28.9
08/18/2017 19:30:00    15.14     4.58    15.82   73.2   29.0
08/18/2017 20:00:00     9.96     4.53    10.94   65.5   29.3
08/18/2017 20:30:00    12.68     5.15    13.69   67.9   29.4
08/18/2017 21:00:00     6.27     5.72     8.49   47.6   29.5
08/18/2017 21:30:00     7.70     7.66    10.86   45.1   29.6
08/18/2017 22:00:00     7.23     8.19    10.92   41.4   29.5
08/18/2017 22:30:00     3.89     6.60     7.66   30.5   29.5
08/18/2017 23:00:00     3.20     7.46     8.12   23.2   29.4
08/18/2017 23:30:00     1.64     6.81     7.00   13.5   29.3
08/19/2017 00:00:00     0.55     8.10     8.12    3.9   29.2
08/19/2017 00:30:00     1.49     8.63     8.76    9.8   29.1
08/19/2017 01:00:00     0.01    11.76    11.76    0.0   29.0
08/19/2017 01:30:00     3.31    16.04    16.38   11.7   28.9
08/19/2017 02:00:00     2.56    12.73    12.98   11.4   28.9
08/19/2017 02:30:00     2.56    17.34    17.53    8.4   28.8
08/19/2017 03:00:00     3.65    15.12    15.55   13.6   28.8
08/19/2017 03:30:00     5.26    14.65    15.57   19.8   28.7
08/19/2017 04:00:00     5.67    16.19    17.15   19.3   28.7
08/19/2017 04:30:00     5.05    15.50    16.30   18.0   28.6
08/19/2017 05:00:00     4.80    15.30    16.04   17.4   28.6
08/19/2017 05:30:00     7.98    17.18    18.94   24.9   28.5
08/19/2017 06:00:00     6.95    15.71    17.18   23.9   28.5
08/19/2017 06:30:00    10.44    13.71    17.23   37.3   28.5
08/19/2017 07:00:00     9.85    16.08    18.86   31.5   28.4
08/19/2017 07:30:00    11.59    14.53    18.59   38.6   28.4
08/19/2017 08:00:00    11.73    13.66    18.01   40.7   28.4
08/19/2017 08:30:00    13.15    11.48    17.46   48.9   28.4
08/19/2017 09:00:00    13.85    11.92    18.27   49.3   28.4
08/19/2017 09:30:00    17.01    12.53    21.13   53.6   28.4
08/19/2017 10:00:00    15.15    10.84    18.63   54.4   28.4
08/19/2017 10:30:00    17.88    10.32    20.64   60.0   28.3
08/19/2017 11:00:00    17.49    11.02    20.67   57.8   28.3
08/19/2017 11:30:00    16.57     6.83    17.92   67.6   28.3
08/19/2017 12:00:00    12.78     5.12    13.77   68.2   28.3
08/19/2017 12:30:00    16.10     3.41    16.46   78.0   28.3
08/19/2017 13:00:00    15.72     3.83    16.18   76.3   28.3
08/19/2017 13:30:00    11.67     2.15    11.87   79.6   28.3
08/19/2017 14:00:00    17.40     5.20    18.16   73.4   28.3
08/19/2017 14:30:00    18.46     2.16    18.59   83.3   28.4
08/19/2017 15:00:00    17.06     4.53    17.65   75.1   28.4
08/19/2017 15:30:00    15.95     3.73    16.38   76.8   28.4
08/19/2017 16:00:00    14.41     3.29    14.78   77.1   28.4
08/19/2017 16:30:00    17.08     2.78    17.30   80.8   28.4
08/19/2017 17:00:00    16.96     0.92    16.98   86.9   28.5
08/19/2017 17:30:00    11.25     0.58    11.26   87.0   28.5
08/19/2017 18:00:00    14.79     0.93    14.82   86.4   28.6
08/19/2017 18:30:00    14.54    -1.09    14.58   94.3   28.6
08/19/2017 19:00:00    13.21    -2.64    13.47  101.3   28.7
08/19/2017 19:30:00    13.34    -2.22    13.52   99.4   28.8



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
08/18/2017 15:30:00    28.51     5.89    36.50     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 16:00:00    28.56     5.90    36.51     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 16:30:00    28.61     5.90    36.51     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 17:00:00    28.62     5.91    36.51     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 17:30:00    28.68     5.91    36.51     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 18:00:00    28.72     5.92    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 18:30:00    28.84     5.94    36.55     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 19:00:00    28.78     5.93    36.53     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 19:30:00    28.98     5.96    36.62     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 20:00:00    29.46     6.00    36.53     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 20:30:00    29.52     6.00    36.51     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 21:00:00    29.51     6.01    36.53     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 21:30:00    29.54     6.01    36.51     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 22:00:00    29.50     6.00    36.51     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 22:30:00    29.39     5.99    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 23:00:00    29.31     5.98    36.51     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 23:30:00    29.20     5.97    36.51     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 00:00:00    29.13     5.96    36.51     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 00:30:00    29.03     5.95    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 01:00:00    28.95     5.94    36.51     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 01:30:00    28.87     5.93    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 02:00:00    28.83     5.93    36.51     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 02:30:00    28.77     5.92    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 03:00:00    28.70     5.92    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 03:30:00    28.66     5.91    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 04:00:00    28.61     5.91    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 04:30:00    28.56     5.90    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 05:00:00    28.52     5.90    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 05:30:00    28.49     5.89    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 06:00:00    28.44     5.89    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 06:30:00    28.44     5.89    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 07:00:00    28.41     5.88    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 07:30:00    28.40     5.88    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 08:00:00    28.36     5.88    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 08:30:00    28.32     5.87    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 09:00:00    28.33     5.88    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 09:30:00    28.33     5.87    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 10:00:00    28.31     5.87    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 10:30:00    28.30     5.87    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 11:00:00    28.30     5.87    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 11:30:00    28.29     5.87    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 12:00:00    28.26     5.87    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 12:30:00    28.25     5.87    36.52     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 13:00:00    28.23     5.87    36.53     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 13:30:00    28.24     5.87    36.53     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 14:00:00    28.30     5.87    36.53     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 14:30:00    28.32     5.88    36.53     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 15:00:00    28.30     5.87    36.53     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 15:30:00    28.33     5.88    36.53     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 16:00:00    28.39     5.88    36.54     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 16:30:00    28.43     5.89    36.55     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 17:00:00    28.47     5.89    36.55     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 17:30:00    28.51     5.90    36.56     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 18:00:00    28.60     5.91    36.58     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 18:30:00    28.64     5.92    36.59     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 19:00:00    28.78     5.93    36.58     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 19:30:00    28.84     5.94    36.58     0.00     0.00