TABS, Texas Automated Buoy System, NOAA HAZMAT, Ocean Observatory, Real Time Oceanographic Data Supporting Oil Spill Prevention and Response

Texas General Land Office
 Texas General Land Office
 George P. Bush, Commissioner

 Oil Spill Prevention
 & Response

Texas Automated Buoy System
Real Time Ocean Observations
Supporting Oil Spill Prevention and
Response since 1995
Geochemical and Environmental Research Group

TABS Buoy R -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy R Conditions at 10/21/2017 15:30 UTC (10/21/2017 10:30 CDT)
29° 38.1000'N   93° 38.5020'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 32 feet (9 meters)
Speed: 11.05 cm/s (0.21 kts) Direction: 263 °T (W) Water Temp: 26°C (78 °F)
System Voltage: 14.0 V Signal Strength: -1.8 dB Ping Count: 127
  


IMPORTANT: Notice to Mariners


Today's System Data (download)

   Date   |  Time  | VBatt |  SigStr| Comp | Nping| Tx | Ty | ADCP | ADCP | VBatt |
          |  (UTC) | (Oper)|   (dB) | (°M) |      |    |    | Volt | Curr |(sleep)|
==========+========+=======+========+======+======+====+====+======+======+=======+
10/21/2017 05:30:00    12.4   -1.50     7.2    130    0    -3   38.9    2.7   12.6
10/21/2017 06:00:00    12.4   -1.53    13.2    135    1    -4   38.9    2.7   12.5
10/21/2017 06:30:00    12.4   -1.52    12.0    141    1    -3   38.9    2.7   12.5
10/21/2017 07:00:00    12.4   -1.51     9.4    130    1    -4   38.8    2.7   12.6
10/21/2017 07:30:00    12.4   -1.55    17.5    122    1    -4   38.8    2.7   12.6
10/21/2017 08:00:00    12.4   -1.56    10.3    149    1    -4   38.9    2.7   12.6
10/21/2017 08:30:00    12.4   -1.54     9.0    139    1    -4   38.9    2.7   12.6
10/21/2017 09:00:00    12.4   -1.57     6.0    124    1    -4   38.9    2.7   12.6
10/21/2017 09:30:00    12.4   -1.57     0.3    135    0    -4   38.9    2.7   12.4
10/21/2017 10:00:00    12.4   -1.58   359.3    130    0    -4   38.8    2.7   12.5
10/21/2017 10:30:00    12.4   -1.55    10.1    125    1    -4   38.8    2.7   12.6
10/21/2017 11:00:00    12.4   -1.55     4.0    133    0    -4   38.9    2.7   12.5
10/21/2017 11:30:00    12.4   -1.57   356.7    137    0    -3   38.9    2.7   12.5
10/21/2017 12:00:00    12.4   -1.56     0.4    128    0    -4   38.9    2.7   12.6
10/21/2017 12:30:00    12.4   -1.56     6.5    138    1    -4   38.9    2.7   12.6
10/21/2017 13:00:00    12.4   -1.57     4.2    138    1    -4   38.8    2.7   12.5
10/21/2017 13:30:00    13.6   -1.59   357.1    136    0    -4   38.9    2.7   13.7
10/21/2017 14:00:00    13.3   -1.62     1.2    125    0    -4   38.9    2.7   13.5
10/21/2017 14:30:00    13.3   -1.61     0.3    140    0    -3   38.9    2.7   13.5
10/21/2017 15:00:00    13.4   -1.65    10.9    118    1    -3   39.0    2.7   13.5
10/21/2017 15:30:00    14.0   -1.75     2.9    127    0    -3   38.9    2.7   14.1