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 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 F -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy F Conditions at 12/17/2017 12:30 UTC (12/17/2017 06:30 CST)
28° 50.5500'N   94° 14.4960'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 79 feet (24 meters)
Speed: 30.85 cm/s (0.60 kts) Direction: 257 °T (WSW) Water Temp: 18°C (65 °F)
System Voltage: 12.3 V Signal Strength: -4.8 dB Ping Count: 137
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
12/17/2017 04:00:00   -18.20     4.84    18.83  284.9   18.9
12/17/2017 04:30:00   -16.76     3.86    17.20  283.0   18.9
12/17/2017 05:00:00   -17.12     3.15    17.41  280.4   18.9
12/17/2017 05:30:00   -13.43     0.74    13.45  273.2   18.9
12/17/2017 06:00:00    -9.26    -0.87     9.30  264.6   18.8
12/17/2017 06:30:00    -6.91    -1.83     7.15  255.2   18.8
12/17/2017 07:00:00    -1.40    -8.85     8.96  189.0   18.8
12/17/2017 07:30:00    -7.06   -12.84    14.65  208.8   18.8
12/17/2017 08:00:00    -7.35   -14.22    16.01  207.3   18.8
12/17/2017 08:30:00   -11.52   -14.41    18.45  218.6   18.7
12/17/2017 09:00:00   -16.32   -12.51    20.56  232.5   18.7
12/17/2017 09:30:00   -19.46   -12.62    23.19  237.0   18.7
12/17/2017 10:00:00   -21.10   -11.40    23.98  241.6   18.7
12/17/2017 10:30:00   -23.17   -12.79    26.47  241.1   18.7
12/17/2017 11:00:00   -27.00   -10.59    29.00  248.6   18.7
12/17/2017 11:30:00   -29.45   -11.50    31.62  248.7   18.6
12/17/2017 12:00:00   -31.28    -8.07    32.30  255.5   18.6
12/17/2017 12:30:00   -30.09    -6.82    30.85  257.2   18.5



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
12/17/2017 04:30:00    18.86     4.70    35.23     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 05:00:00    18.85     4.70    35.22     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 05:30:00    18.84     4.70    35.22     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 06:00:00    18.82     4.70    35.22     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 06:30:00    18.81     4.69    35.18     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 07:00:00    18.79     4.69    35.16     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 07:30:00    18.76     4.69    35.16     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 08:00:00    18.72     4.68    35.15     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 08:30:00    18.69     4.68    35.14     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 09:00:00    18.68     4.67    35.13     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 09:30:00    18.68     4.67    35.13     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 10:00:00    18.68     4.67    35.13     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 10:30:00    18.66     4.67    35.12     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 11:00:00    18.63     4.67    35.10     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 11:30:00    18.58     4.66    35.07     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 12:00:00    18.54     4.65    35.03     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 12:30:00    18.52     4.64    35.02     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 13:00:00    18.47     4.64    34.99     0.00     0.00