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 Texas General Land Office
 George P. Bush, Commissioner

 Oil Spill Prevention
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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 06/22/2018 22:30 UTC (06/22/2018 17:30 CDT)
27° 56.3760'N   96° 50.5740'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 60 feet (18 meters)
Speed: 18.33 cm/s (0.36 kts) Direction: 38 °T (NE) Water Temp: 30°C (86 °F)
System Voltage: 13.2 V Signal Strength: -4.5 dB Ping Count: 134
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
06/22/2018 04:00:00   -15.51   -12.58    19.97  231.0   29.3
06/22/2018 04:30:00   -16.74   -11.89    20.53  234.6   29.3
06/22/2018 05:00:00   -15.63    -9.92    18.51  237.6   29.3
06/22/2018 05:30:00   -12.67   -12.00    17.45  226.6   29.3
06/22/2018 06:00:00    -9.63   -10.28    14.09  223.1   29.3
06/22/2018 06:30:00   -11.56   -10.25    15.45  228.4   29.3
06/22/2018 07:00:00   -10.86   -10.86    15.36  225.0   29.3
06/22/2018 07:30:00    -9.72    -9.97    13.92  224.3   29.3
06/22/2018 08:00:00    -7.78    -8.04    11.19  224.1   29.3
06/22/2018 08:30:00    -4.13    -7.99     8.99  207.3   29.2
06/22/2018 09:00:00    -5.82    -8.74    10.50  213.7   29.2
06/22/2018 09:30:00    -6.02    -7.94     9.96  217.2   29.2
06/22/2018 10:00:00    -5.17    -4.71     6.99  227.7   29.2
06/22/2018 10:30:00    -5.38    -8.47    10.03  212.4   29.3
06/22/2018 11:00:00    -5.81    -7.37     9.38  218.2   29.2
06/22/2018 11:30:00    -3.86    -4.57     5.98  220.2   29.2
06/22/2018 12:00:00    -4.77    -5.32     7.15  221.9   29.2
06/22/2018 12:30:00    -2.40    -5.11     5.65  205.2   29.2
06/22/2018 13:00:00    -1.23    -4.82     4.97  194.3   29.2
06/22/2018 13:30:00    -1.45    -1.83     2.33  218.4   29.2
06/22/2018 14:00:00    -1.25    -2.73     3.00  204.6   29.3
06/22/2018 14:30:00     0.18    -1.45     1.46  172.9   29.3
06/22/2018 15:00:00    -3.07     2.19     3.77  305.5   29.3
06/22/2018 15:30:00     0.64     6.07     6.10    6.0   29.4
06/22/2018 16:00:00    -0.75     5.49     5.54  352.2   29.4
06/22/2018 16:30:00     2.90     6.32     6.95   24.6   29.5
06/22/2018 17:00:00     1.05     6.65     6.73    9.0   29.6
06/22/2018 17:30:00     3.94     9.49    10.28   22.5   29.7
06/22/2018 18:00:00     3.09    12.07    12.46   14.4   29.8
06/22/2018 18:30:00     6.16    13.97    15.27   23.8   29.9
06/22/2018 19:00:00     9.32    11.30    14.65   39.5   29.9
06/22/2018 19:30:00     8.58    10.10    13.25   40.3   29.9
06/22/2018 20:00:00    10.60    13.24    16.96   38.7   30.0
06/22/2018 20:30:00     8.52    14.15    16.52   31.1   30.0
06/22/2018 21:00:00    10.59    11.15    15.38   43.5   30.0
06/22/2018 21:30:00    11.64    12.73    17.25   42.4   30.0
06/22/2018 22:00:00    11.80    11.49    16.47   45.8   29.9
06/22/2018 22:30:00    11.36    14.38    18.33   38.3   30.0



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
06/22/2018 04:30:00    28.26     5.48    33.79     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 05:00:00    28.26     5.48    33.79     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 05:30:00    28.24     5.47    33.78     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 06:00:00    28.24     5.47    33.78     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 06:30:00    28.24     5.47    33.78     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 07:00:00    28.23     5.47    33.78     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 07:30:00    28.22     5.47    33.78     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 08:00:00    28.21     5.47    33.78     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 08:30:00    28.21     5.47    33.78     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 09:00:00    28.20     5.47    33.79     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 09:30:00    28.20     5.47    33.80     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 10:00:00    28.21     5.47    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 10:30:00    28.21     5.48    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 11:00:00    28.20     5.47    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 11:30:00    28.20     5.47    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 12:00:00    28.19     5.47    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 12:30:00    28.19     5.47    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 13:00:00    28.20     5.47    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 13:30:00    28.20     5.47    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 14:00:00    28.22     5.48    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 14:30:00    28.23     5.48    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 15:00:00    28.30     5.48    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 15:30:00    28.38     5.49    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 16:00:00    28.45     5.50    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 16:30:00    28.51     5.51    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 17:00:00    28.61     5.52    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 17:30:00    28.66     5.52    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 18:00:00    28.78     5.53    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 18:30:00    28.92     5.55    33.80     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 19:00:00    28.87     5.54    33.80     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 19:30:00    28.92     5.55    33.80     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 20:00:00    28.99     5.55    33.79     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 20:30:00    29.00     5.55    33.79     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 21:00:00    28.90     5.54    33.80     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 21:30:00    28.95     5.55    33.80     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 22:00:00    28.84     5.54    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 22:30:00    28.94     5.55    33.81     0.00     0.00
06/22/2018 23:00:00    28.89     5.54    33.81     0.00     0.00