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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 09/01/2015 23:00 UTC (09/01/2015 18:00 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 7.60 cm/s (0.15 kts) Direction: 345 °T (NNW) Water Temp: 28°C (83 °F)
System Voltage: 12.1 V Signal Strength: -3.4 dB Ping Count: 115
Wind: 7.5 m/s (14.5 kts)
          From 116°T (ESE)
Air Temp: 27 °C (81 °F)
Relative Humidity:  79 %
Pressure: 1013.2 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)|
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09/01/2015 00:00:00    11.9   -3.10   253.5    129    4    -1   -2.0    6.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 00:30:00    11.9   -2.96   255.3    135    3     0   -2.0    6.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 01:00:00    11.9   -3.10   245.0    132    3    -1   -2.0    6.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 01:30:00    11.9   -3.28   248.4    130    3     0   -1.0    5.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 02:00:00    11.9   -2.98   247.8    140    3    -1   -2.0    5.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 02:30:00    11.9   -3.07   248.6    142    3     0   -2.0    5.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 03:00:00    11.9   -3.47   251.9    136    2     0   -1.0    5.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 03:30:00    11.9   -3.40   252.9    139    3     0   -2.0    5.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 04:00:00    11.8   -3.06   262.5    133    3     0   -2.0    5.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 04:30:00    11.9   -3.52   251.8    151    3     0   -2.0    5.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 05:00:00    11.8   -3.23   254.7    125    3     0   -2.0    6.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 05:30:00    11.8   -3.07   259.9    133    3     0   -2.0    6.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 06:00:00    11.8   -3.29   255.7    123    3     0   -2.0    6.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 06:30:00    11.8   -3.07   263.5    149    3     0   -2.0    6.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 07:00:00    11.8   -3.01   274.7    129    2     1   -1.0    5.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 07:30:00    11.8   -3.46   283.6    130    2     2   -2.0    6.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 08:00:00    11.8   -3.95   293.1    138    2     2   -2.0    6.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 08:30:00    11.8   -3.66   287.5    132    3     2   -1.0    6.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 09:00:00    11.8   -3.59   246.5    140    3     0   -1.0    6.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 09:30:00    11.8   -3.97   230.5    137    2    -1   -1.0    5.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 10:00:00    11.8   -3.73   236.6    134    4    -2   -2.0    7.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 10:30:00    11.8   -3.74   238.3    147    4    -2   -2.0    6.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 11:00:00    11.8   -3.82   237.5    134    3    -1   -2.0    6.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 11:30:00    11.8   -3.97   247.6    137    2     0   -1.0    5.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 12:00:00    11.8   -4.04   239.8    150    2    -1   -2.0    5.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 12:30:00    11.8   -4.05   228.9    137    2     0   -1.0    5.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 13:00:00    11.8   -4.05   196.0    136    2    -3   -2.0    6.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 13:30:00    11.9   -3.48   187.0    133    1    -4   -2.0    7.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 14:00:00    12.0   -3.10   195.4    131    1    -4   -3.0    7.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 14:30:00    12.0   -3.23   187.5    137    1    -5   -3.0    8.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 15:00:00    12.1   -3.71   191.3    138    0    -6   -3.0    8.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 15:30:00    12.1   -3.27   183.0    140    0    -5   -3.0    8.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 16:00:00    12.1   -3.33   187.2    133    0    -5   -3.0    8.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 16:30:00    12.1   -3.27   189.5    135    1    -5   -2.0    8.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 17:00:00    12.1   -3.48   201.5    135    1    -5   -3.0    7.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 17:30:00    12.0   -3.47   203.7    130    1    -4   -2.0    7.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 18:00:00    12.0   -3.77   208.5    138    2    -3   -2.0    7.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 18:30:00    12.0   -3.54   203.8    144    2    -4   -2.0    7.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 19:00:00    12.0   -3.85   206.7    131    2    -4   -2.0    7.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 19:30:00    12.0   -3.82   212.4    139    2    -4   -2.0    7.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 20:00:00    12.0   -3.62   223.4    131    3    -3   -2.0    7.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 20:30:00    12.0   -3.93   229.3    138    3    -3   -3.0    7.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 21:00:00    12.1   -3.47   232.4    143    3    -3   -3.0    7.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 21:30:00    12.1   -3.82   225.2    142    3    -3   -3.0    7.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 22:00:00    12.1   -3.37   228.5    134    3    -4   -3.0    7.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 22:30:00    12.1   -3.44   227.7    136    3    -3   -3.0    7.0   -0.1
09/01/2015 23:00:00    12.1   -3.37   223.8    115    3    -4   -3.0    7.0   -0.1