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 V -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy V Conditions at 04/19/2018 18:30 UTC (04/19/2018 13:30 CDT)
27° 53.7960'N   93° 35.8380'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 295 feet (89 meters)
Speed: 4.07 cm/s (0.08 kts) Direction: 182 °T (S) Water Temp: 23°C (73 °F)
System Voltage: 13.4 V Signal Strength: -2.2 dB Ping Count: 137
Wind: 8.3 m/s (16.1 kts)
          From 39°T (NE)
Air Temp: 20 °C (68 °F)
Relative Humidity:  58 %
Pressure: 1022.8 mb (30.20 inHg)
Waves: 1.8 m (5.9 ft) @ 5 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
04/19/2018 00:00:00    24.48   -21.94    32.87  131.9   23.3
04/19/2018 00:30:00    23.57   -22.68    32.71  133.9   23.3
04/19/2018 01:00:00    21.44   -18.41    28.26  130.7   23.4
04/19/2018 01:30:00    19.22   -19.63    27.47  135.6   23.5
04/19/2018 02:00:00    18.60   -18.97    26.57  135.6   23.4
04/19/2018 02:30:00    17.42   -23.16    28.98  143.1   23.4
04/19/2018 03:00:00    16.38   -21.23    26.81  142.3   23.3
04/19/2018 03:30:00    12.78   -19.91    23.66  147.3   23.2
04/19/2018 04:00:00     8.44   -17.97    19.85  154.8   23.2
04/19/2018 04:30:00     8.66   -11.44    14.35  142.9   23.1
04/19/2018 05:00:00     5.78   -10.47    11.96  151.1   23.1
04/19/2018 05:30:00     3.63   -11.92    12.46  163.1   23.0
04/19/2018 06:00:00     2.61    -5.82     6.38  155.8   23.0
04/19/2018 06:30:00     0.00    -8.49     8.49  180.0   23.0
04/19/2018 07:00:00     1.75    -4.33     4.67  158.0   22.9
04/19/2018 07:30:00     0.59    -3.84     3.89  171.3   22.9
04/19/2018 08:00:00     3.09    -1.81     3.58  120.4   22.9
04/19/2018 08:30:00     0.00     0.43     0.43    0.0   22.9
04/19/2018 09:00:00     0.26    -2.19     2.21  173.2   22.9
04/19/2018 09:30:00    -0.21    -3.45     3.46  183.5   22.8
04/19/2018 10:00:00     1.36    -1.48     2.01  137.4   22.8
04/19/2018 10:30:00     2.25     0.29     2.27   82.7   22.8
04/19/2018 11:00:00     1.68    -0.38     1.72  102.7   22.8
04/19/2018 11:30:00     0.34    -3.18     3.20  173.9   22.8
04/19/2018 12:00:00     0.13    -2.38     2.38  176.9   22.8
04/19/2018 12:30:00    -0.21    -3.92     3.93  183.1   22.8
04/19/2018 13:00:00     3.46    -2.63     4.35  127.2   22.8
04/19/2018 13:30:00     1.01    -0.73     1.25  125.9   22.8
04/19/2018 14:00:00     1.08    -1.94     2.22  150.9   22.8
04/19/2018 14:30:00     6.85     2.57     7.32   69.4   22.9
04/19/2018 15:00:00     2.52    -2.36     3.45  133.1   22.8
04/19/2018 15:30:00     0.32    -4.41     4.42  175.8   22.8
04/19/2018 16:00:00    -0.37    -7.08     7.09  183.0   22.8
04/19/2018 16:30:00     0.84    -5.50     5.56  171.3   22.8
04/19/2018 17:00:00    -1.88    -2.88     3.44  213.1   22.8
04/19/2018 17:30:00     1.96    -3.94     4.40  153.6   22.8
04/19/2018 18:00:00     1.62    -4.02     4.33  158.1   22.8
04/19/2018 18:30:00    -0.17    -4.07     4.07  182.4   22.9



       
 

Today's Wave Data    


   Date   |  Time  |Sig Wave Ht| Peak Period|
          |  (UTC) | (meters)  |    (sec)   |
==========+========+===========+============+
04/19/2018 00:20:58      1.5        6
04/19/2018 01:20:58      1.3        6
04/19/2018 02:20:59      1.4        6
04/19/2018 03:20:58      1.3        6
04/19/2018 04:20:58      1.2        6
04/19/2018 05:20:58      1.3        6
04/19/2018 06:20:58      1.2        6
04/19/2018 07:20:58      1.2        6
04/19/2018 08:20:58      1.1        6
04/19/2018 09:20:58      1.1        6
04/19/2018 10:20:58      1.0        6
04/19/2018 11:20:59      1.1        6
04/19/2018 12:20:58      1.0        6
04/19/2018 13:20:58      1.0        5
04/19/2018 14:20:59      1.1        6
04/19/2018 15:20:58      1.1        6
04/19/2018 16:20:58      1.3        4
04/19/2018 17:20:58      1.5        5
04/19/2018 18:20:59      1.8        5
       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
04/19/2018 00:00:00    23.29    53.14    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 00:30:00    23.32    53.14    36.40     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 01:00:00    23.51    53.37    36.42     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 01:30:00    23.53    53.40    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 02:00:00    23.41    53.27    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 02:30:00    23.36    53.22    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 03:00:00    23.29    53.15    36.44     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 03:30:00    23.21    53.06    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 04:00:00    23.18    53.03    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 04:30:00    23.12    52.95    36.42     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 05:00:00    23.08    52.91    36.42     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 05:30:00    23.05    52.88    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 06:00:00    23.02    52.85    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 06:30:00    22.98    52.81    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 07:00:00    22.96    52.79    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 07:30:00    22.94    52.77    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 08:00:00    22.91    52.74    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 08:30:00    22.90    52.72    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 09:00:00    22.88    52.70    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 09:30:00    22.88    52.70    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 10:00:00    22.85    52.67    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 10:30:00    22.85    52.68    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 11:00:00    22.83    52.65    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 11:30:00    22.84    52.65    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 12:00:00    22.82    52.64    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 12:30:00    22.82    52.64    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 13:00:00    22.83    52.65    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 13:30:00    22.84    52.66    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 14:00:00    22.85    52.68    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 14:30:00    22.84    52.67    36.43     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 15:00:00    22.81    52.62    36.42     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 15:30:00    22.81    52.62    36.42     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 16:00:00    22.80    52.61    36.42     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 16:30:00    22.80    52.61    36.42     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 17:00:00    22.81    52.62    36.42     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 17:30:00    22.81    52.63    36.42     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 18:00:00    22.83    52.64    36.42     0.00     0.00
04/19/2018 18:30:00    22.84    52.66    36.42     0.00     0.00