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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 08/01/2015 06:30 UTC (08/01/2015 01:30 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 21.56 cm/s (0.42 kts) Direction: 215 °T (SW) Water Temp: 27°C (81 °F)
System Voltage: 12.0 V Signal Strength: -3.0 dB Ping Count: 136
Wind: 1.3 m/s (2.6 kts)
          From 117°T (ESE)
Air Temp: 27 °C (80 °F)
Relative Humidity:  83 %
Pressure: 1014.4 mb (29.96 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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08/01/2015 00:00:00    12.1   -2.66   175.8    137    1    -3   -1.0    5.0   -0.1
08/01/2015 00:30:00    12.0   -2.46   169.0    143    1    -3   -1.0    5.0   -0.1
08/01/2015 01:00:00    12.0   -2.57   159.2    137    1    -3   -1.0    5.0   -0.1
08/01/2015 01:30:00    12.0   -2.45   158.0    163    1    -3    0.0    5.0   -0.1
08/01/2015 02:00:00    12.0   -2.46   155.5    128    1    -3    0.0    5.0   -0.1
08/01/2015 02:30:00    12.0   -2.59   158.2    141    1    -4    0.0    6.0   -0.1
08/01/2015 03:00:00    12.0   -2.98   159.6    139    1    -4    0.0    6.0   -0.1
08/01/2015 03:30:00    12.0   -3.37   163.6    133    1    -4    0.0    6.0   -0.1
08/01/2015 04:00:00    11.9   -3.40   164.4    137    1    -5    0.0    7.0   -0.1
08/01/2015 04:30:00    11.9   -3.52   175.6    142    2    -4    0.0    6.0   -0.1
08/01/2015 05:00:00    12.0   -3.61   170.4    142    2    -4    0.0    6.0   -0.1
08/01/2015 05:30:00    12.0   -3.34   181.1    147    2    -3    0.0    6.0   -0.1
08/01/2015 06:00:00    12.0   -3.02   182.9    130    2    -3    0.0    6.0   -0.1
08/01/2015 06:30:00    12.0   -3.05   185.7    136    2    -3    0.0    5.0   -0.1