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 W -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy W Conditions at 10/20/2018 00:30 UTC (10/20/2018 00:30 UTC)
28° 21.0420'N   96° 0.3480'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 72 feet (21 meters)
Speed: 96.36 cm/s (1.87 kts) Direction: 230 °T (SW) Water Temp: 26°C (79 °F)
System Voltage: 12.6 V Signal Strength: -1.7 dB Ping Count: 136
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
10/19/2018 04:00:00   -56.11   -18.19    58.98  252.0   26.7
10/19/2018 04:30:00   -63.42   -22.79    67.39  250.2   26.7
10/19/2018 05:00:00   -70.49   -31.44    77.18  246.0   26.6
10/19/2018 05:30:00   -78.79   -36.32    86.76  245.3   26.5
10/19/2018 06:00:00   -74.88   -35.12    82.71  244.9   26.4
10/19/2018 06:30:00   -78.12   -40.51    88.00  242.6   26.5
10/19/2018 07:00:00   -75.66   -37.21    84.32  243.8   26.4
10/19/2018 07:30:00   -70.58   -35.96    79.21  243.0   26.5
10/19/2018 08:00:00   -63.83   -34.71    72.66  241.5   26.5
10/19/2018 08:30:00   -59.30   -34.00    68.36  240.2   26.5
10/19/2018 09:00:00   -53.03   -29.89    60.87  240.6   26.5
10/19/2018 09:30:00   -77.30   -46.17    90.04  239.2   26.5
10/19/2018 10:00:00   -63.72   -44.78    77.88  234.9   26.5
10/19/2018 10:30:00   -76.98   -44.66    89.00  239.9   26.5
10/19/2018 11:00:00   -71.30   -44.28    83.93  238.2   26.5
10/19/2018 11:30:00   -74.42   -49.07    89.14  236.6   26.5
10/19/2018 12:00:00   -71.77   -24.49    75.83  251.2   26.5
10/19/2018 12:30:00   -78.68   -53.35    95.06  235.9   26.5
10/19/2018 13:00:00   -76.66   -53.06    93.23  235.3   26.5
10/19/2018 13:30:00   -83.23   -66.89   106.78  231.2   26.4
10/19/2018 14:00:00   -82.32   -70.39   108.31  229.5   26.4
10/19/2018 14:30:00   -86.27   -63.82   107.31  233.5   26.4
10/19/2018 15:00:00   -86.18   -50.67    99.97  239.5   26.4
10/19/2018 15:30:00   -92.47   -41.67   101.43  245.7   26.5
10/19/2018 16:00:00  -101.45   -40.73   109.32  248.1   26.5
10/19/2018 16:30:00   -97.79   -33.37   103.33  251.2   26.5
10/19/2018 17:00:00  -104.77   -33.88   110.11  252.1   26.5
10/19/2018 17:30:00  -108.10   -31.01   112.46  254.0   26.4
10/19/2018 18:00:00  -106.22   -31.49   110.79  253.5   26.5
10/19/2018 18:30:00  -112.95   -39.90   119.79  250.5   26.4
10/19/2018 19:00:00  -111.49   -43.89   119.82  248.5   26.3
10/19/2018 19:00:00  -111.49   -43.89   119.82  248.5   26.3
10/19/2018 19:30:00  -109.87   -45.18   118.80  247.6   26.3
10/19/2018 20:00:00  -106.65   -51.62   118.49  244.2   26.4
10/19/2018 20:30:00  -102.37   -60.98   119.16  239.2   26.3
10/19/2018 21:00:00  -102.73   -61.52   119.74  239.1   26.2
10/19/2018 21:30:00   -99.00   -62.04   116.83  237.9   26.2
10/19/2018 22:00:00   -94.52   -61.39   112.71  237.0   26.2
10/19/2018 22:30:00   -93.27   -62.00   112.00  236.4   26.2
10/19/2018 23:00:00   -85.88   -58.84   104.10  235.6   26.2
10/19/2018 23:30:00   -83.28   -54.99    99.80  236.6   26.2
10/20/2018 00:00:00   -77.30   -57.68    96.45  233.3   26.2
10/20/2018 00:30:00   -74.32   -61.34    96.36  230.5   26.1



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
10/19/2018 04:00:00    26.71     5.19    32.90     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 04:30:00    26.64     5.18    32.87     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 05:00:00    26.53     5.15    32.71     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 05:30:00    26.41     5.11    32.53     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 06:00:00    26.42     5.11    32.52     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 06:30:00    26.41     5.10    32.43     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 07:00:00    26.41     5.09    32.36     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 07:30:00    26.44     5.10    32.46     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 08:00:00    26.46     5.12    32.54     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 08:30:00    26.46     5.11    32.51     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 09:00:00    26.49     5.13    32.61     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 09:30:00    26.42     5.11    32.49     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 10:00:00    26.44     5.14    32.74     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 10:30:00    26.43     5.15    32.76     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 11:00:00    26.46     5.17    32.95     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 11:30:00    26.44     5.16    32.88     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 12:00:00    26.48     5.22    33.25     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 12:30:00    26.45     5.16    32.84     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 13:00:00    26.43     5.14    32.72     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 13:30:00    26.42     5.11    32.52     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 14:00:00    26.41     5.09    32.40     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 14:30:00    26.43     5.11    32.51     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 15:00:00    26.47     5.20    33.13     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 15:30:00    26.47     5.21    33.22     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 16:00:00    26.44     5.16    32.88     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 16:30:00    26.50     5.17    32.92     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 17:00:00    26.45     5.12    32.57     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 17:30:00    26.38     5.08    32.30     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 18:00:00    26.40     5.08    32.33     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 18:30:00    26.29     4.94    31.42     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 19:00:00    26.25     4.90    31.15     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 19:00:00    26.25     4.90    31.15     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 19:30:00    26.34     4.92    31.23     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 20:00:00    26.34     4.96    31.49     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 20:30:00    26.20     4.90    31.17     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 21:00:00    26.18     4.87    30.94     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 21:30:00    26.15     4.86    30.92     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 22:00:00    26.13     4.81    30.55     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 22:30:00    26.13     4.78    30.37     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 23:00:00    26.23     4.97    31.62     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 23:30:00    26.05     4.73    30.05     0.00     0.00
10/20/2018 00:00:00    26.06     4.73    30.07     0.00     0.00
10/20/2018 00:30:00    26.10     4.78    30.38     0.00     0.00