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 04/24/2019 01:02 UTC (04/23/2019 20:02 CDT)
26° 13.0080'N   96° 29.9880'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 204 feet (62 meters)
Speed: N/A            Direction: N/A            Water Temp: 0°C (32 °F)
System Voltage: 0.0 V Signal Strength: 0.0 dB Ping Count: 0
Wind: 8.1 m/s (15.8 kts)
          From 143°T (SE)
Air Temp: 21 °C (70 °F)
Relative Humidity:  78 %
Pressure: 1016.2 mb (30.01 inHg)
Waves: 1.4 m (4.7 ft) @ 5 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+



       
  Today's Wave Data

   Date   |  Time  |Sig Wave Ht| Peak Period|
          |  (UTC) | (meters)  |    (sec)   |
==========+========+===========+============+
04/16/2019 00:20:59      1.1        4
04/16/2019 01:20:59      1.2        4
04/16/2019 02:20:59      1.2        8
04/16/2019 03:20:59      1.2        5
04/16/2019 04:21:00      1.3        5
04/16/2019 05:21:00      1.3        5
04/16/2019 06:20:59      1.3        5
04/16/2019 07:20:59      1.3        5
04/16/2019 08:21:00      1.4        5
       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
04/16/2019 00:00:00    21.91    47.64    33.25     0.00     0.00
04/16/2019 00:30:00    21.87    47.60    33.25     0.00     0.00
04/16/2019 01:00:00    21.84    47.51    33.20     0.00     0.00
04/16/2019 01:30:00    21.82    47.47    33.19     0.00     0.00
04/16/2019 02:00:00    21.79    47.36    33.12     0.00     0.00
04/16/2019 02:30:00    21.78    47.26    33.05     0.00     0.00
04/16/2019 03:00:00    21.78    47.17    32.99     0.00     0.00
04/16/2019 03:30:00    21.79    47.09    32.91     0.00     0.00
04/16/2019 04:00:00    21.83    47.04    32.85     0.00     0.00
04/16/2019 04:30:00    21.84    46.95    32.77     0.00     0.00
04/16/2019 05:00:00    21.86    46.86    32.69     0.00     0.00
04/16/2019 05:30:00    21.86    46.79    32.63     0.00     0.00
04/16/2019 06:00:00    21.85    46.71    32.58     0.00     0.00
04/16/2019 06:30:00    21.85    46.66    32.53     0.00     0.00
04/16/2019 07:00:00    21.83    46.59    32.49     0.00     0.00
04/16/2019 07:30:00    21.81    46.47    32.42     0.00     0.00
04/16/2019 08:00:00    21.80    46.39    32.36     0.00     0.00
04/16/2019 08:30:00    21.80    46.34    32.31     0.00     0.00