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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 B -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy B Conditions at 10/20/2018 12:30 UTC (10/20/2018 12:30 UTC)
28° 58.9386'N   94° 53.9436'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 63 feet (19 meters)
Speed: 40.25 cm/s (0.78 kts) Direction: 230 °T (SW) Water Temp: 26°C (79 °F)
System Voltage: 11.5 V Signal Strength: -1.5 dB Ping Count: 129
Wind: 3.8 m/s (7.4 kts)
          From 29°T (NNE)
Air Temp: 23 °C (74 °F)
Relative Humidity:  92 %
Pressure: 1017.2 mb (30.04 inHg)

  


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Today's Meteorological Data (download)

   Date   |  Time  |  VEast   North    AirT  AtmPr     Gust   Comp   Tx   Ty    PAR   RelH
          |  (UTC) |  (m/s)|  (m/s)|   (°C)|  (mb) |  (m/s)|  (°M) |    |    |      |  (%) |
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10/20/2018 00:00:00   -3.40    1.37    26.3 1016.96    4.33    80.6    5    3    0.0   88.4
10/20/2018 00:30:00   -2.95    1.50    26.3 1017.13    4.05    82.4    5    3    0.0   87.8
10/20/2018 01:00:00   -2.41    1.33    26.4 1017.60    3.22    82.7    5    3    0.0   86.0
10/20/2018 01:30:00   -3.42    1.40    26.2 1017.37    4.26    85.4    4    3    0.0   87.2
10/20/2018 02:00:00   -2.86    0.72    26.3 1017.59    3.52    84.5    4    3    0.0   87.3
10/20/2018 02:30:00   -2.62    0.32    26.1 1017.59    3.22    83.3    4    3    0.0   88.8
10/20/2018 03:00:00   -2.51    1.36    26.1 1017.57    4.30    89.8    4    3    0.0   89.5
10/20/2018 03:30:00   -2.06    0.91    26.1 1017.66    2.76    88.1    3    3    0.0   86.5
10/20/2018 04:00:00   -1.75    0.24    26.0 1017.68    2.34    85.2    3    3    0.0   89.2
10/20/2018 04:30:00   -1.52   -1.20    25.9 1017.57    2.35    77.3    3    3    0.0   90.7
10/20/2018 05:00:00   -6.14    1.96    25.5 1017.19   12.33    97.0    5    2    0.0   79.2
10/20/2018 05:30:00   -2.43    0.26    25.8 1017.29    3.42    83.3    3    3    0.0   77.9
10/20/2018 06:00:00    4.39   -2.72    24.2 1017.32    6.41   339.5    1    2    0.0   88.7
10/20/2018 06:30:00    2.55   -4.16    23.6 1017.07    5.99     0.9    2    2    0.0   92.2
10/20/2018 07:00:00   -0.29   -2.87    23.4 1017.72    4.17    32.9    2    2    0.0   92.7
10/20/2018 07:30:00   -1.89   -0.90    22.7 1017.59    3.09    51.8    3    3    0.0   93.1
10/20/2018 08:00:00   -0.44   -3.29    22.9 1017.07    4.88    39.9    4    2    0.0   94.0
10/20/2018 08:30:00   -1.01   -3.76    22.6 1016.65    4.70    37.5    5    2    0.0   94.9
10/20/2018 09:00:00   -1.76   -3.23    22.7 1016.73    4.48    42.2    5    2    0.0   93.6
10/20/2018 09:30:00   -1.35   -3.19    22.8 1016.46    4.31    38.6    5    2    0.0   93.5
10/20/2018 10:00:00   -1.67   -3.08    22.8 1016.52    4.40    38.6    6    2    0.0   93.1
10/20/2018 10:30:00   -2.54   -3.50    22.7 1016.64    5.13    42.3    6    2    0.0   91.9
10/20/2018 11:00:00   -1.75   -4.13    22.8 1016.82    5.34    37.1    6    2    0.0   92.1
10/20/2018 11:30:00   -1.29   -3.85    22.9 1016.95    4.81    35.8    5    2    0.0   91.1
10/20/2018 12:00:00   -2.00   -3.89    22.8 1017.08    5.22    39.8    5    3    0.0   91.8
10/20/2018 12:30:00   -1.85   -3.35    23.1 1017.21    4.54    42.1    5    2    0.0   92.4