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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 04/27/2015 19:30 UTC (04/27/2015 14:30 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 27.39 cm/s (0.53 kts) Direction: 74 °T (ENE) Water Temp: 25°C (76 °F)
System Voltage: 11.6 V Signal Strength: -2.2 dB Ping Count: 130
Wind: 7.0 m/s (13.6 kts)
          From 346°T (NNW)
Air Temp: 25 °C (76 °F)
Relative Humidity:  87 %
Pressure: 1002.6 mb (29.61 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)|
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04/27/2015 00:00:00    11.6   -2.26   261.1    127    6     2    0.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 00:30:00    11.6   -2.30   265.7    122    5     3    1.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 01:00:00    11.6   -2.27   267.3    136    4     3    1.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 01:30:00    11.6   -2.28   262.7    126    5     3    1.0    7.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 02:00:00    11.6   -2.25   256.1    134    5     2    1.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 02:30:00    11.6   -2.23   261.2    124    5     3    1.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 03:00:00    11.6   -2.27   257.4    130    5     2    1.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 03:30:00    11.5   -2.20   260.4    130    5     2    1.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 04:00:00    11.5   -2.23   271.4    121    5     3    0.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 04:30:00    11.5   -2.22   267.0    120    5     3    1.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 05:00:00    11.5   -2.18   270.9    139    5     4    1.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 05:30:00    11.5   -2.25   271.7    119    5     3    0.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 06:00:00    11.5   -2.22   273.5    126    5     4    1.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 06:30:00    11.5   -2.27   274.1    132    4     4    1.0    7.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 07:00:00    11.5   -2.28   271.0    143    4     4    1.0    7.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 07:30:00    11.5   -2.27   266.7    128    4     3    1.0    7.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 08:00:00    11.5   -2.33   268.4    136    4     2    0.0    7.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 08:30:00    11.5   -2.37   268.6    143    3     2    0.0    6.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 09:00:00    11.5   -2.34   271.0    140    4     2   -1.0    7.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 09:30:00    11.5   -2.35   277.6    140    4     2   -1.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 10:00:00    11.5   -2.31   272.0    122    4     2   -1.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 10:30:00    11.4   -2.31   268.9    127    5     1   -1.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 11:00:00    11.4   -2.39   266.3    125    4     1   -1.0    7.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 11:30:00    11.4   -2.37   270.6    137    4     2   -1.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 12:00:00    11.4   -2.24   273.0    139    5     1   -1.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 12:30:00    11.4   -2.21   358.5    130   -1     4   -3.0    7.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 13:00:00    11.4   -2.33   298.0    137    2     3   -1.0    6.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 13:30:00    11.4   -2.37   278.8    145    2     2    0.0    6.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 14:00:00    11.5   -2.43   287.6    134    2     2    0.0    5.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 14:30:00    11.5   -2.44   279.6    135    2     2    0.0    5.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 15:00:00    11.5   -2.44   283.3    136    1     2   -1.0    5.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 15:30:00    11.5   -2.46   319.4    138    0     2   -1.0    5.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 16:00:00    11.5   -2.39    18.1    124   -2     2   -1.0    5.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 16:30:00    11.6   -2.23    65.5    125   -2     0   -2.0    5.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 17:00:00    11.6   -2.24    68.3    133   -3     1   -2.0    6.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 17:30:00    11.5   -2.20    82.4    132   -5     2   -3.0    8.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 18:00:00    11.6   -2.20    89.0    134   -7     2   -4.0   10.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 18:30:00    11.6   -2.20    89.7    133   -7     2   -4.0    9.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 19:00:00    11.6   -2.22    89.9    136   -6     2   -4.0    9.0   -0.1
04/27/2015 19:30:00    11.6   -2.17    93.2    130   -6     1   -3.0    9.0   -0.1