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 K -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy K Conditions at 02/21/2019 12:30 UTC (02/21/2019 06:30 CST)
26° 13.0080'N   96° 29.9880'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 204 feet (62 meters)
Speed: 33.20 cm/s (0.65 kts) Direction: 143 °T (SE) Water Temp: 18°C (64 °F)
System Voltage: 12.0 V Signal Strength: -1.8 dB Ping Count: 132
Wind: 3.8 m/s (7.3 kts)
          From 347°T (NNW)
Air Temp: 16 °C (61 °F)
Relative Humidity:  96 %
Pressure: 1010.0 mb (29.82 inHg)
Waves: 1.4 m (4.7 ft) @ 6 sec
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
02/21/2019 00:00:00   -13.12   -25.48    28.66  207.2   18.3
02/21/2019 00:30:00    -9.72   -23.19    25.14  202.7   18.4
02/21/2019 01:00:00   -10.79   -21.99    24.49  206.1   18.4
02/21/2019 01:30:00    -7.14   -18.59    19.91  201.0   18.4
02/21/2019 02:00:00    -6.24   -14.07    15.39  203.9   18.4
02/21/2019 02:30:00    -7.36   -10.56    12.87  214.9   18.5
02/21/2019 03:00:00    -7.06    -9.72    12.01  216.0   18.5
02/21/2019 03:30:00    -5.22    -8.86    10.28  210.5   18.5
02/21/2019 04:00:00    -5.40    -6.26     8.27  220.8   18.5
02/21/2019 04:30:00    -3.83    -4.30     5.76  221.7   18.6
02/21/2019 05:00:00    -4.34    -4.89     6.54  221.6   18.6
02/21/2019 05:30:00    -1.99    -5.49     5.84  199.9   18.5
02/21/2019 06:00:00    -0.05    -8.01     8.01  180.4   18.5
02/21/2019 06:30:00    -0.86    -4.52     4.60  190.8   18.5
02/21/2019 07:00:00    -0.08    -5.98     5.98  180.8   18.5
02/21/2019 07:30:00     0.64    -5.67     5.71  173.6   18.5
02/21/2019 08:00:00    -0.99    -7.04     7.11  188.0   18.5
02/21/2019 08:30:00     0.22    -8.57     8.57  178.5   18.5
02/21/2019 09:00:00     4.84   -10.18    11.27  154.6   18.4
02/21/2019 09:30:00     4.87   -13.22    14.09  159.8   18.4
02/21/2019 10:00:00    13.57   -13.63    19.23  135.1   18.4
02/21/2019 10:30:00    17.33   -24.44    29.96  144.7   18.0
02/21/2019 11:00:00    19.35   -27.66    33.76  145.0   17.8
02/21/2019 11:30:00    16.79   -28.78    33.32  149.7   17.7
02/21/2019 12:00:00    16.19   -25.98    30.61  148.1   17.7
02/21/2019 12:30:00    20.01   -26.49    33.20  142.9   17.7



       
  Today's Wave Data

   Date   |  Time  |Sig Wave Ht| Peak Period|
          |  (UTC) | (meters)  |    (sec)   |
==========+========+===========+============+
02/21/2019 00:21:00      1.4        6
02/21/2019 01:20:59      1.4        6
02/21/2019 02:21:00      1.4        7
02/21/2019 03:21:01      1.5        6
02/21/2019 04:21:00      1.5        6
02/21/2019 05:20:59      1.5        7
02/21/2019 06:20:59      1.6        6
02/21/2019 07:20:58      1.4        6
02/21/2019 08:21:00      1.5        6
02/21/2019 09:21:00      1.4        8
02/21/2019 10:20:59      1.5        8
02/21/2019 11:21:00      1.4        8
02/21/2019 12:21:00      1.4        6
       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
02/21/2019 00:00:00    18.33    46.16    34.94     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 00:30:00    18.37    46.22    34.96     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 01:00:00    18.40    46.28    34.99     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 01:30:00    18.42    46.33    35.01     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 02:00:00    18.44    46.37    35.03     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 02:30:00    18.45    46.40    35.05     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 03:00:00    18.47    46.44    35.06     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 03:30:00    18.50    46.49    35.09     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 04:00:00    18.52    46.55    35.11     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 04:30:00    18.54    46.59    35.13     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 05:00:00    18.54    46.59    35.13     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 05:30:00    18.49    46.50    35.10     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 06:00:00    18.49    46.50    35.10     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 06:30:00    18.51    46.53    35.11     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 07:00:00    18.47    46.47    35.08     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 07:30:00    18.46    46.45    35.08     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 08:00:00    18.45    46.42    35.06     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 08:30:00    18.43    46.38    35.05     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 09:00:00    18.38    46.28    35.01     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 09:30:00    18.33    46.20    34.98     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 10:00:00    17.94    45.44    34.66     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 10:30:00    17.83    45.23    34.58     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 11:00:00    17.69    44.98    34.48     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 11:30:00    17.67    44.96    34.48     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 12:00:00    17.69    44.99    34.49     0.00     0.00
02/21/2019 12:30:00    17.61    44.82    34.42     0.00     0.00