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 R -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy R Conditions at 07/15/2018 16:30 UTC (07/15/2018 11:30 CDT)
29° 38.1000'N   93° 38.5020'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 32 feet (9 meters)
Speed: 8.63 cm/s (0.17 kts) Direction: 122 °T (ESE) Water Temp: 30°C (86 °F)
System Voltage: 13.3 V Signal Strength: -2.3 dB Ping Count: 127
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
07/15/2018 05:00:00    25.71     3.71    25.98   81.8   30.4
07/15/2018 05:30:00    23.57     4.30    23.96   79.7   30.4
07/15/2018 06:00:00    23.80     3.59    24.07   81.4   30.3
07/15/2018 06:30:00    26.20     8.68    27.60   71.7   30.3
07/15/2018 07:00:00    26.39     4.40    26.75   80.5   30.2
07/15/2018 07:30:00    27.69     2.67    27.82   84.5   30.3
07/15/2018 08:00:00    29.02     2.91    29.17   84.3   30.3
07/15/2018 08:30:00    29.91     4.52    30.25   81.4   30.3
07/15/2018 09:00:00    23.83     1.17    23.86   87.2   30.3
07/15/2018 09:30:00    21.34     1.47    21.39   86.1   30.3
07/15/2018 10:00:00    17.92    -0.91    17.94   92.9   30.3
07/15/2018 10:30:00    21.63     1.95    21.72   84.8   30.2
07/15/2018 11:00:00    21.14     0.42    21.14   88.9   30.2
07/15/2018 11:30:00    24.60    -0.85    24.61   92.0   30.2
07/15/2018 12:00:00    19.01    -2.69    19.20   98.1   30.1
07/15/2018 12:30:00    26.60    -1.94    26.67   94.2   30.1
07/15/2018 13:00:00    21.41    -5.12    22.01  103.4   30.1
07/15/2018 13:30:00    22.73    -8.12    24.14  109.7   30.0
07/15/2018 14:00:00    15.80    -7.54    17.51  115.5   30.0
07/15/2018 14:30:00    20.38    -9.13    22.33  114.1   30.0
07/15/2018 15:00:00    19.10    -9.70    21.42  116.9   29.8
07/15/2018 15:30:00    12.22   -10.24    15.94  130.0   29.9
07/15/2018 16:00:00    11.92   -10.11    15.63  130.3   29.9
07/15/2018 16:30:00     7.33    -4.56     8.63  121.9   30.0



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
07/15/2018 05:00:00    31.15     4.70    26.80     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 05:30:00    31.11     4.72    26.97     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 06:00:00    30.99     4.74    27.13     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 06:30:00    30.99     4.74    27.19     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 07:00:00    30.93     4.74    27.22     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 07:30:00    30.98     4.76    27.27     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 08:00:00    31.01     4.77    27.32     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 08:30:00    31.03     4.77    27.34     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 09:00:00    31.02     4.77    27.34     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 09:30:00    30.98     4.77    27.36     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 10:00:00    30.98     4.77    27.39     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 10:30:00    30.92     4.78    27.43     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 11:00:00    30.89     4.77    27.40     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 11:30:00    30.85     4.76    27.34     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 12:00:00    30.86     4.76    27.35     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 12:30:00    30.79     4.76    27.38     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 13:00:00    30.75     4.75    27.34     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 13:30:00    30.64     4.74    27.37     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 14:00:00    30.71     4.77    27.52     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 14:30:00    30.62     4.76    27.53     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 15:00:00    30.55     4.74    27.41     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 15:30:00    30.61     4.73    27.33     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 16:00:00    30.67     4.75    27.39     0.00     0.00
07/15/2018 16:30:00    30.75     4.76    27.41     0.00     0.00