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 09/25/2018 16:00 UTC (09/25/2018 11:00 CDT)
29° 38.1000'N   93° 38.5020'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 32 feet (9 meters)
Speed: 6.67 cm/s (0.13 kts) Direction: 129 °T (SE) Water Temp: 29°C (85 °F)
System Voltage: 12.8 V Signal Strength: -2.3 dB Ping Count: 131
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
09/24/2018 17:30:00   -14.19    -8.50    16.54  239.1   29.3
09/24/2018 18:00:00   -13.96    -9.68    16.99  235.3   29.4
09/24/2018 18:30:00   -13.08    -7.56    15.11  240.0   29.5
09/24/2018 19:00:00   -11.74    -6.85    13.59  239.7   29.5
09/24/2018 19:30:00   -13.01    -3.52    13.48  254.9   29.6
09/24/2018 20:00:00   -13.37    -4.57    14.13  251.1   29.7
09/24/2018 20:30:00   -14.85    -5.81    15.95  248.6   29.8
09/24/2018 21:00:00   -12.03    -7.58    14.22  237.8   29.9
09/24/2018 21:30:00    -9.04    -8.12    12.15  228.1   30.0
09/24/2018 22:00:00   -11.33    -6.49    13.06  240.2   30.1
09/24/2018 22:30:00    -7.75    -2.37     8.10  253.0   30.1
09/24/2018 23:00:00    -7.52    -0.98     7.58  262.6   30.1
09/24/2018 23:30:00    -4.88    -0.73     4.93  261.5   30.1
09/25/2018 00:00:00    -6.45    -0.72     6.49  263.6   30.1
09/25/2018 00:30:00    -7.11    -1.88     7.35  255.2   29.9
09/25/2018 01:00:00    -6.47     3.88     7.54  301.0   29.8
09/25/2018 01:30:00    -4.27     1.98     4.71  294.9   29.7
09/25/2018 02:00:00    -6.65     4.03     7.78  301.2   29.6
09/25/2018 02:30:00    -6.41     5.28     8.30  309.5   29.5
09/25/2018 03:00:00    -7.12     6.39     9.57  311.9   29.4
09/25/2018 03:30:00    -5.19     6.50     8.32  321.4   29.4
09/25/2018 04:00:00    -6.14     7.96    10.05  322.4   29.4
09/25/2018 04:30:00    -6.59     8.53    10.78  322.3   29.4
09/25/2018 05:00:00    -4.41     8.08     9.21  331.4   29.4
09/25/2018 05:30:00    -6.03     8.79    10.66  325.5   29.4
09/25/2018 06:00:00    -5.64     5.89     8.15  316.2   29.4
09/25/2018 06:30:00    -5.70     3.51     6.69  301.6   29.4
09/25/2018 07:00:00    -4.27     5.12     6.67  320.2   29.3
09/25/2018 07:30:00    -4.59     1.16     4.73  284.2   29.3
09/25/2018 08:00:00    -6.03     3.20     6.83  298.0   29.3
09/25/2018 08:30:00    -4.97     0.27     4.98  273.1   29.2
09/25/2018 09:00:00    -5.02     0.33     5.03  273.8   29.2
09/25/2018 09:30:00    -3.45     1.42     3.73  292.4   29.2
09/25/2018 10:00:00    -1.13    -1.72     2.06  213.3   29.2
09/25/2018 10:30:00    -2.38    -1.07     2.61  245.8   29.2
09/25/2018 11:00:00     1.25    -2.32     2.64  151.7   29.2
09/25/2018 11:30:00     2.12    -3.77     4.33  150.6   29.2
09/25/2018 12:00:00     0.85    -5.83     5.89  171.7   29.2
09/25/2018 12:30:00     0.79    -6.25     6.30  172.8   29.2
09/25/2018 13:00:00     0.89    -4.39     4.48  168.5   29.2
09/25/2018 13:30:00     2.21    -4.05     4.61  151.4   29.2
09/25/2018 14:00:00     6.51    -2.25     6.89  109.1   29.2
09/25/2018 14:30:00     9.83    -5.88    11.45  120.9   29.2
09/25/2018 15:00:00     5.37    -6.08     8.11  138.5   29.2
09/25/2018 15:30:00     4.71    -5.24     7.05  138.0   29.2
09/25/2018 16:00:00     5.17    -4.21     6.67  129.2   29.2



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
09/24/2018 17:30:00    29.30     4.47    26.34     0.00     0.00
09/24/2018 18:00:00    29.44     4.48    26.33     0.00     0.00
09/24/2018 18:30:00    29.55     4.48    26.28     0.00     0.00
09/24/2018 19:00:00    29.53     4.48    26.25     0.00     0.00
09/24/2018 19:30:00    29.63     4.49    26.31     0.00     0.00
09/24/2018 20:00:00    29.71     4.50    26.33     0.00     0.00
09/24/2018 20:30:00    29.85     4.51    26.33     0.00     0.00
09/24/2018 21:00:00    29.99     4.52    26.31     0.00     0.00
09/24/2018 21:30:00    30.10     4.53    26.29     0.00     0.00
09/24/2018 22:00:00    30.10     4.52    26.26     0.00     0.00
09/24/2018 22:30:00    30.15     4.53    26.29     0.00     0.00
09/24/2018 23:00:00    30.15     4.53    26.30     0.00     0.00
09/24/2018 23:30:00    30.13     4.53    26.30     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 00:00:00    30.07     4.53    26.30     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 00:30:00    29.88     4.51    26.28     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 01:00:00    29.76     4.49    26.25     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 01:30:00    29.69     4.49    26.24     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 02:00:00    29.52     4.47    26.19     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 02:30:00    29.46     4.46    26.17     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 03:00:00    29.45     4.46    26.17     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 03:30:00    29.42     4.45    26.17     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 04:00:00    29.42     4.46    26.18     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 04:30:00    29.41     4.46    26.20     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 05:00:00    29.41     4.46    26.21     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 05:30:00    29.40     4.46    26.23     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 06:00:00    29.38     4.46    26.26     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 06:30:00    29.35     4.47    26.29     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 07:00:00    29.34     4.47    26.33     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 07:30:00    29.33     4.48    26.38     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 08:00:00    29.27     4.47    26.37     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 08:30:00    29.25     4.47    26.39     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 09:00:00    29.23     4.47    26.40     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 09:30:00    29.19     4.47    26.43     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 10:00:00    29.20     4.48    26.46     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 10:30:00    29.17     4.48    26.47     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 11:00:00    29.15     4.48    26.47     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 11:30:00    29.16     4.48    26.48     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 12:00:00    29.17     4.48    26.47     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 12:30:00    29.19     4.48    26.45     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 13:00:00    29.15     4.46    26.34     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 13:30:00    29.18     4.46    26.34     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 14:00:00    29.20     4.46    26.32     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 14:30:00    29.16     4.45    26.31     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 15:00:00    29.18     4.45    26.31     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 15:30:00    29.19     4.45    26.30     0.00     0.00
09/25/2018 16:00:00    29.19     4.45    26.29     0.00     0.00