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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 10/30/2014 17:30 UTC (10/30/2014 12:30 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 3.78 cm/s (0.07 kts) Direction: 319 °T (NW) Water Temp: 27°C (81 °F)
System Voltage: 12.9 V Signal Strength: -2.1 dB Ping Count: 131
Wind: 1.4 m/s (2.6 kts)
          From 312°T (NW)
Air Temp: 25 °C (77 °F)
Relative Humidity:  80 %
Pressure: 1018.5 mb (30.08 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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10/30/2014 00:00:00    12.5   -1.93   114.5    137    0    -2    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 00:30:00    12.4   -1.81   121.0    136    0    -3    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 01:00:00    12.4   -1.84   126.7    126    0    -3    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 01:30:00    12.4   -1.85   131.1    142    0    -3    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 02:00:00    12.4   -1.85   134.8    135    1    -3    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 02:30:00    12.4   -1.85   139.0    128    1    -3    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 03:00:00    12.4   -1.82   144.9    128    1    -3    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 03:30:00    12.4   -1.83   150.8    124    1    -3    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 04:00:00    12.4   -1.83   153.7    139    1    -3    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 04:30:00    12.4   -1.84   161.3    134    2    -3    4.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 05:00:00    12.4   -1.88   164.7    129    2    -2    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 05:30:00    12.4   -1.89   163.4    131    2    -3    4.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 06:00:00    12.4   -1.89   171.2    130    2    -2    4.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 06:30:00    12.3   -1.89   178.6    138    3    -2    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 07:00:00    12.3   -1.87   176.1    136    2    -2    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 07:30:00    12.3   -1.88   178.5    138    2    -2    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 08:00:00    12.3   -1.91   180.1    127    2    -2    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 08:30:00    12.3   -1.91   189.7    136    2    -1    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 09:00:00    12.3   -1.90   184.0    126    3    -1    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 09:30:00    12.3   -1.93   186.5    126    2    -1    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 10:00:00    12.3   -1.93   182.2    135    2    -1    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 10:30:00    12.3   -1.92   190.4    134    2    -2    3.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 11:00:00    12.3   -1.99   219.7    133    2     0    2.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 11:30:00    12.3   -2.02   222.9    130    1     0    2.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 12:00:00    12.2   -2.04   204.8    131    2    -1    2.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 12:30:00    12.2   -2.04   254.3    122    2     0    2.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 13:00:00    12.3   -1.97   320.0    129   -1     0    2.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 13:30:00    12.5   -2.05   340.3    140    0     2    2.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 14:00:00    12.4   -2.02     8.0    130   -1     1    2.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 14:30:00    12.9   -2.04   356.5    127   -2     1    2.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 15:00:00    12.9   -2.07     0.8    135   -1     2    2.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 15:30:00    12.9   -2.02   337.7    129    0     2    2.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 16:00:00    12.9   -2.05     0.1    131   -2     2    2.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 16:30:00    13.0   -2.05   357.6    129   -1     2    2.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 17:00:00    12.9   -2.04   351.0    143   -2     1    2.0    1.0   -0.1
10/30/2014 17:30:00    12.9   -2.06   354.4    131   -1     1    2.0    1.0   -0.1