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

Please note that due to communication problems some data are a day or more old.

TABS Buoy K -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy K Conditions at 08/17/2019 05:47 UTC (08/17/2019 00:47 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: 5.2 m/s (10.0 kts)
          From 145°T (SE)
Air Temp: 27 °C (81 °F)
Relative Humidity:  80 %
Pressure: 1017.7 mb (30.05 inHg)
Waves: 1.1 m (3.6 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+



       
  Today's Wave Data

   Date   |  Time  |Sig Wave Ht| Peak Period|
          |  (UTC) | (meters)  |    (sec)   |
==========+========+===========+============+
07/05/2019 00:21:00      1.1        7
07/05/2019 01:20:59      1.2        7
07/05/2019 02:21:00      1.2        6
07/05/2019 03:21:00      1.2        6
07/05/2019 04:21:02      1.2        7
07/05/2019 05:21:00      1.2        5
07/05/2019 06:20:59      1.3        6
07/05/2019 07:21:00      1.2        7
07/05/2019 08:20:59      1.1        6
07/05/2019 09:20:59      1.1        6
07/05/2019 10:21:00      1.2        6
07/05/2019 11:21:00      1.1        6
07/05/2019 12:20:59      1.1        6
07/05/2019 14:20:59      1.2        6
07/05/2019 15:20:59      1.1        6
07/05/2019 16:21:04      1.1        6
       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
07/05/2019 00:00:00    28.47    56.93    35.14     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 00:30:00    28.42    56.84    35.11     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 01:00:00    28.41    56.83    35.12     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 01:30:00    28.39    56.84    35.14     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 02:00:00    28.37    56.80    35.13     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 02:30:00    28.37    56.79    35.12     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 03:00:00    28.35    56.79    35.14     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 03:30:00    28.34    56.81    35.16     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 04:00:00    28.35    56.85    35.18     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 04:30:00    28.34    56.84    35.18     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 05:00:00    28.34    56.84    35.19     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 05:30:00    28.33    56.83    35.18     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 06:00:00    28.34    56.83    35.18     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 06:30:00    28.34    56.84    35.17     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 07:00:00    28.31    56.80    35.17     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 07:30:00    28.35    56.87    35.20     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 08:00:00    28.34    56.89    35.21     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 08:30:00    28.33    56.87    35.21     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 09:00:00    28.30    56.84    35.21     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 09:30:00    28.38    57.10    35.33     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 10:00:00    28.40    57.18    35.38     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 10:30:00    28.38    57.21    35.41     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 11:00:00    28.42    57.27    35.42     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 11:30:00    28.41    57.26    35.42     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 12:00:00    28.42    57.32    35.46     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 12:30:00    28.43    57.37    35.48     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 13:00:00    28.43    57.36    35.48     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 13:30:00    28.44    57.40    35.50     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 14:00:00    28.40    57.37    35.51     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 14:30:00    28.43    57.43    35.53     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 15:00:00    28.44    57.46    35.54     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 15:30:00    28.48    57.54    35.56     0.00     0.00
07/05/2019 16:00:00    28.52    57.62    35.59     0.00     0.00