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 12/18/2018 21:00 UTC (12/18/2018 21:00 UTC)
29° 38.1000'N   93° 38.5020'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 32 feet (9 meters)
Speed: 8.65 cm/s (0.17 kts) Direction: 286 °T (WNW) Water Temp: 15°C (60 °F)
System Voltage: 13.2 V Signal Strength: -3.0 dB Ping Count: 135
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
12/18/2018 05:30:00     5.15     0.22     5.15   87.6   15.1
12/18/2018 06:00:00     2.81     1.83     3.35   56.9   15.1
12/18/2018 06:30:00     1.25     0.29     1.28   76.9   15.1
12/18/2018 07:00:00     2.19     1.14     2.47   62.5   15.1
12/18/2018 07:30:00     3.27     1.93     3.80   59.5   15.1
12/18/2018 08:00:00     3.66     2.18     4.26   59.2   15.1
12/18/2018 08:30:00     1.96     1.75     2.63   48.2   15.1
12/18/2018 09:00:00     2.62     1.75     3.15   56.3   15.1
12/18/2018 09:30:00     1.80     2.66     3.21   34.1   15.1
12/18/2018 10:00:00     2.76     3.66     4.58   37.0   15.1
12/18/2018 10:30:00     2.65     3.47     4.37   37.4   15.1
12/18/2018 11:00:00     3.42     7.16     7.93   25.5   15.2
12/18/2018 11:30:00     4.04     4.10     5.76   44.6   15.2
12/18/2018 12:00:00     3.26     4.88     5.87   33.7   15.2
12/18/2018 12:30:00     3.72     5.15     6.35   35.8   15.2
12/18/2018 13:00:00     2.81     3.82     4.74   36.3   15.2
12/18/2018 13:30:00     3.63     5.40     6.51   33.9   15.2
12/18/2018 14:00:00     3.13     3.64     4.80   40.7   15.2
12/18/2018 14:30:00     1.73     6.94     7.15   14.0   15.1
12/18/2018 15:00:00     1.77     5.65     5.92   17.4   15.2
12/18/2018 15:30:00    -1.84     5.00     5.33  339.8   15.1
12/18/2018 16:00:00    -1.17     5.01     5.14  346.9   15.2
12/18/2018 16:30:00    -2.98     3.64     4.70  320.7   15.2
12/18/2018 17:00:00    -5.04     4.07     6.48  308.9   15.2
12/18/2018 17:30:00    -5.31     3.99     6.64  306.9   15.2
12/18/2018 18:00:00    -6.05     1.02     6.14  279.6   15.3
12/18/2018 18:30:00    -7.90     2.36     8.24  286.6   15.3
12/18/2018 19:00:00    -8.14     0.69     8.17  274.8   15.3
12/18/2018 19:30:00   -10.43     1.98    10.62  280.7   15.4
12/18/2018 20:00:00    -9.66     3.34    10.22  289.1   15.4
12/18/2018 20:30:00    -9.42     0.15     9.42  270.9   15.4
12/18/2018 21:00:00    -8.30     2.45     8.65  286.4   15.4



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
12/18/2018 05:30:00    15.07     3.05    23.94     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 06:00:00    15.08     3.06    23.96     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 06:30:00    15.08     3.06    23.98     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 07:00:00    15.07     3.06    23.99     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 07:30:00    15.07     3.06    24.00     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 08:00:00    15.08     3.06    24.01     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 08:30:00    15.11     3.07    24.03     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 09:00:00    15.10     3.07    24.05     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 09:30:00    15.10     3.07    24.05     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 10:00:00    15.10     3.07    24.07     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 10:30:00    15.12     3.07    24.06     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 11:00:00    15.15     3.07    24.06     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 11:30:00    15.15     3.07    24.07     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 12:00:00    15.15     3.07    24.07     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 12:30:00    15.14     3.07    24.07     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 13:00:00    15.13     3.07    24.07     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 13:30:00    15.12     3.07    24.07     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 14:00:00    15.12     3.07    24.08     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 14:30:00    15.13     3.07    24.08     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 15:00:00    15.14     3.07    24.08     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 15:30:00    15.12     3.07    24.08     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 16:00:00    15.15     3.07    24.07     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 16:30:00    15.18     3.08    24.08     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 17:00:00    15.20     3.08    24.09     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 17:30:00    15.23     3.08    24.08     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 18:00:00    15.28     3.08    24.07     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 18:30:00    15.31     3.08    24.06     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 19:00:00    15.34     3.09    24.06     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 19:30:00    15.37     3.09    24.04     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 20:00:00    15.37     3.08    24.03     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 20:30:00    15.38     3.08    24.02     0.00     0.00
12/18/2018 21:00:00    15.38     3.08    24.02     0.00     0.00