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 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 F -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy F Conditions at 10/21/2017 15:30 UTC (10/21/2017 10:30 CDT)
28° 50.5500'N   94° 14.4960'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 79 feet (24 meters)
Speed: 20.11 cm/s (0.39 kts) Direction: 271 °T (W) Water Temp: 27°C (81 °F)
System Voltage: 12.4 V Signal Strength: -4.2 dB Ping Count: 142
  


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 04:00:00   -18.12     5.93    19.07  288.1   27.2
10/21/2017 04:30:00   -16.62     5.42    17.48  288.1   27.2
10/21/2017 05:00:00   -15.36     2.25    15.52  278.3   27.2
10/21/2017 05:30:00   -14.59     5.63    15.64  291.1   27.2
10/21/2017 06:00:00   -15.68     5.78    16.71  290.2   27.2
10/21/2017 06:30:00   -17.00     3.79    17.42  282.6   27.2
10/21/2017 07:00:00   -15.00     2.78    15.26  280.5   27.2
10/21/2017 07:30:00   -14.95     2.37    15.14  279.0   27.2
10/21/2017 08:00:00   -14.60     2.91    14.89  281.3   27.2
10/21/2017 08:30:00   -15.23    -0.07    15.23  269.7   27.2
10/21/2017 09:00:00   -14.88     0.49    14.89  271.9   27.2
10/21/2017 09:30:00   -13.87    -1.42    13.94  264.2   27.2
10/21/2017 10:00:00   -17.95    -3.57    18.30  258.8   27.2
10/21/2017 10:30:00   -16.91    -6.30    18.05  249.6   27.2
10/21/2017 11:00:00   -17.93    -5.60    18.78  252.7   27.2
10/21/2017 11:30:00   -21.20    -6.58    22.20  252.8   27.2
10/21/2017 12:00:00   -19.71    -6.48    20.75  251.8   27.2
10/21/2017 12:30:00   -12.07    -5.47    13.25  245.6   27.2
10/21/2017 13:00:00   -13.04    -5.26    14.06  248.0   27.2
10/21/2017 13:30:00   -16.43    -3.20    16.74  259.0   27.2
10/21/2017 14:00:00   -16.37    -3.74    16.79  257.1   27.2
10/21/2017 14:30:00   -20.91     0.48    20.92  271.3   27.2
10/21/2017 15:00:00   -21.68     1.50    21.73  274.0   27.2
10/21/2017 15:30:00   -20.11     0.26    20.11  270.7   27.2



       
 

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 04:30:00    27.18     5.59    35.41     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 05:00:00    27.18     5.60    35.42     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 05:30:00    27.18     5.60    35.43     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 06:00:00    27.18     5.60    35.44     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 06:30:00    27.18     5.60    35.45     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 07:00:00    27.18     5.60    35.46     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 07:30:00    27.17     5.60    35.48     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 08:00:00    27.15     5.60    35.50     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 08:30:00    27.16     5.61    35.51     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 09:00:00    27.16     5.61    35.53     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 09:30:00    27.16     5.61    35.54     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 10:00:00    27.16     5.61    35.56     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 10:30:00    27.17     5.61    35.56     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 11:00:00    27.15     5.61    35.58     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 11:30:00    27.16     5.62    35.60     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 12:00:00    27.17     5.62    35.59     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 12:30:00    27.15     5.62    35.62     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 13:00:00    27.15     5.62    35.63     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 13:30:00    27.17     5.63    35.66     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 14:00:00    27.20     5.63    35.67     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 14:30:00    27.17     5.63    35.66     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 15:00:00    27.18     5.63    35.65     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 15:30:00    27.21     5.63    35.64     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 16:00:00    27.21     5.63    35.64     0.00     0.00