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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 09/01/2014 04:00 UTC (08/31/2014 23:00 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 9.50 cm/s (0.18 kts) Direction: 77 °T (ENE) Water Temp: 28°C (82 °F)
System Voltage: 12.3 V Signal Strength: -1.8 dB Ping Count: 130
Wind: 5.3 m/s (10.4 kts)
          From 141°T (SE)
Air Temp: 28 °C (82 °F)
Relative Humidity:  N/A
Pressure: 1013.3 mb (29.92 inHg)

  


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Today's System Data (download)

   Date   |  Time  | VBatt |  SigStr| Comp | Nping| Tx | Ty | ADCP | ADCP | VBatt |
          |  (UTC) | (Oper)|   (dB) | (°M) |      |    |    | Volt | Curr |(sleep)|
==========+========+=======+========+======+======+====+====+======+======+=======+
09/01/2014 00:00:00    12.8   -2.03   165.5    139    1    -2    2.0    2.0   -0.1
09/01/2014 00:30:00    12.5   -1.90   131.0    116    0    -2    3.0    1.0   -0.1
09/01/2014 01:00:00    12.4   -1.96   127.8    140    0    -3    3.0    1.0   -0.1
09/01/2014 01:30:00    12.4   -1.86   140.1    140    0    -2    3.0    1.0   -0.1
09/01/2014 02:00:00    12.4   -1.80   140.6    128    0    -2    3.0    1.0   -0.1
09/01/2014 02:30:00    12.4   -1.81   141.7    131    0    -2    3.0    1.0   -0.1
09/01/2014 03:00:00    12.4   -1.78   145.7    127    1    -3    3.0    2.0   -0.1
09/01/2014 03:30:00    12.3   -1.81   146.8    136    1    -3    3.0    2.0   -0.1
09/01/2014 04:00:00    12.3   -1.83   167.9    130    1    -2    3.0    2.0   -0.1