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 J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 05/29/2017 21:30 UTC (05/29/2017 16:30 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 9.28 cm/s (0.18 kts) Direction: 268 °T (W) Water Temp: 27°C (81 °F)
System Voltage: 12.5 V Signal Strength: -2.4 dB Ping Count: 142
Wind: 5.8 m/s (11.2 kts)
          From 103°T (ESE)
Air Temp: 26 °C (78 °F)
Relative Humidity:  76 %
Pressure: 1014.7 mb (29.96 inHg)

  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
05/29/2017 00:00:00     6.89    30.50    31.27   12.7   27.5
05/29/2017 00:30:00     7.77    29.05    30.07   15.0   27.5
05/29/2017 01:00:00     4.84    28.57    28.98    9.6   27.5
05/29/2017 01:30:00     4.69    25.15    25.58   10.6   27.5
05/29/2017 02:00:00     8.13    28.95    30.07   15.7   27.4
05/29/2017 02:30:00     5.96    31.11    31.68   10.8   27.4
05/29/2017 03:00:00     5.42    31.39    31.85    9.8   27.4
05/29/2017 03:30:00     2.20    30.75    30.83    4.1   27.4
05/29/2017 04:00:00     5.11    29.13    29.57    9.9   27.4
05/29/2017 04:30:00     3.44    32.63    32.81    6.0   27.4
05/29/2017 05:00:00     2.79    31.31    31.43    5.1   27.3
05/29/2017 05:30:00     2.28    31.08    31.16    4.2   27.3
05/29/2017 06:00:00     6.21    30.04    30.68   11.7   27.3
05/29/2017 06:30:00     4.79    32.00    32.36    8.5   27.3
05/29/2017 07:00:00     6.67    30.87    31.58   12.2   27.3
05/29/2017 07:30:00     3.01    31.54    31.68    5.5   27.3
05/29/2017 08:00:00     3.80    32.07    32.29    6.8   27.3
05/29/2017 08:30:00     4.80    33.84    34.18    8.1   27.3
05/29/2017 09:00:00    -0.56    31.56    31.56  359.0   27.3
05/29/2017 09:30:00     5.55    18.10    18.93   17.0   27.2
05/29/2017 10:00:00     8.59    14.21    16.60   31.2   27.1
05/29/2017 10:30:00    12.28    12.92    17.82   43.5   27.1
05/29/2017 11:00:00     2.88     9.02     9.47   17.7   27.1
05/29/2017 11:30:00     2.89     3.67     4.67   38.2   27.0
05/29/2017 12:00:00     3.88     0.81     3.96   78.2   27.0
05/29/2017 12:30:00    -0.95    -2.97     3.12  197.7   26.9
05/29/2017 13:00:00     2.63    -1.77     3.17  123.9   26.9
05/29/2017 13:30:00    -1.29    -4.11     4.31  197.4   26.9
05/29/2017 14:00:00    -0.62    -5.86     5.89  186.0   26.9
05/29/2017 14:30:00    -3.73    -9.27     9.99  201.9   26.9
05/29/2017 15:00:00    -7.85   -10.99    13.51  215.5   26.9
05/29/2017 15:30:00    -8.05   -10.04    12.87  218.7   26.9
05/29/2017 16:00:00    -2.62    -5.49     6.08  205.5   26.9
05/29/2017 16:30:00    -7.12    -2.70     7.61  249.2   26.9
05/29/2017 17:00:00    -6.58    -2.97     7.22  245.7   26.9
05/29/2017 17:30:00   -12.04    -5.89    13.40  243.9   27.0
05/29/2017 18:00:00   -13.01    -5.84    14.26  245.8   27.0
05/29/2017 18:30:00   -11.86    -5.77    13.19  244.1   27.0
05/29/2017 19:00:00    -8.89    -4.18     9.82  244.8   27.1
05/29/2017 19:30:00    -7.18    -6.22     9.50  229.1   27.1
05/29/2017 20:00:00   -11.95    -6.25    13.49  242.4   27.2
05/29/2017 20:30:00   -10.20    -4.18    11.02  247.7   27.2
05/29/2017 21:00:00   -13.40    -2.94    13.72  257.6   27.2
05/29/2017 21:30:00    -9.27    -0.32     9.28  268.0   27.2



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
05/29/2017 00:00:00    27.50    57.45    36.24     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 00:30:00    27.50    57.45    36.24     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 01:00:00    27.48    57.43    36.24     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 01:30:00    27.45    57.39    36.24     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 02:00:00    27.41    57.36    36.24     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 02:30:00    27.38    57.34    36.25     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 03:00:00    27.37    57.32    36.24     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 03:30:00    27.37    57.31    36.24     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 04:00:00    27.35    57.29    36.24     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 04:30:00    27.32    57.25    36.24     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 05:00:00    27.29    57.23    36.24     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 05:30:00    27.30    57.23    36.24     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 06:00:00    27.29    57.22    36.24     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 06:30:00    27.32    57.25    36.24     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 07:00:00    27.29    57.22    36.23     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 07:30:00    27.30    57.22    36.23     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 08:00:00    27.29    57.20    36.23     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 08:30:00    27.28    57.20    36.23     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 09:00:00    27.23    57.10    36.20     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 09:30:00    27.14    56.71    35.98     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 10:00:00    27.14    56.87    36.10     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 10:30:00    27.09    56.85    36.13     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 11:00:00    27.04    56.81    36.13     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 11:30:00    27.00    56.77    36.14     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 12:00:00    26.94    56.71    36.14     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 12:30:00    26.92    56.67    36.13     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 13:00:00    26.90    56.64    36.13     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 13:30:00    26.89    56.64    36.13     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 14:00:00    26.88    56.65    36.14     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 14:30:00    26.86    56.62    36.14     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 15:00:00    26.84    56.60    36.15     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 15:30:00    26.86    56.63    36.14     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 16:00:00    26.87    56.62    36.14     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 16:30:00    26.88    56.63    36.13     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 17:00:00    26.92    56.67    36.13     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 17:30:00    26.96    56.71    36.13     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 18:00:00    27.00    56.75    36.12     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 18:30:00    27.02    56.77    36.12     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 19:00:00    27.07    56.82    36.12     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 19:30:00    27.12    56.87    36.11     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 20:00:00    27.15    56.89    36.11     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 20:30:00    27.17    56.91    36.10     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 21:00:00    27.19    56.92    36.10     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 21:30:00    27.19    56.92    36.10     0.00     0.00