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 01/20/2018 08:30 UTC (01/20/2018 02:30 CST)
29° 38.1000'N   93° 38.5020'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 32 feet (9 meters)
Speed: 13.43 cm/s (0.26 kts) Direction: 255 °T (WSW) Water Temp: 10°C (50 °F)
System Voltage: 12.4 V Signal Strength: -6.3 dB Ping Count: 137
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
01/20/2018 06:00:00   -13.89    -2.33    14.08  260.5   10.0
01/20/2018 06:30:00   -10.68    -2.91    11.07  254.8    9.9
01/20/2018 07:00:00   -12.49    -3.30    12.92  255.2    9.9
01/20/2018 07:30:00    -9.52    -2.54     9.85  255.1    9.9
01/20/2018 08:00:00   -14.47    -3.33    14.85  257.0    9.9
01/20/2018 08:30:00   -12.95    -3.57    13.43  254.6    9.8



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
01/20/2018 06:00:00     9.93     3.31    30.02     0.00     0.00
01/20/2018 06:30:00     9.91     3.31    29.99     0.00     0.00
01/20/2018 07:00:00     9.89     3.30    29.97     0.00     0.00
01/20/2018 07:30:00     9.86     3.30    29.95     0.00     0.00
01/20/2018 08:00:00     9.84     3.30    29.92     0.00     0.00
01/20/2018 08:30:00     9.81     3.29    29.90     0.00     0.00