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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 08/30/2015 17:00 UTC (08/30/2015 12:00 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 4.16 cm/s (0.08 kts) Direction: 143 °T (SE) Water Temp: 28°C (83 °F)
System Voltage: 12.2 V Signal Strength: -5.1 dB Ping Count: 130
Wind: 3.6 m/s (7.0 kts)
          From 101°T (E)
Air Temp: 28 °C (83 °F)
Relative Humidity:  78 %
Pressure: 1016.0 mb (30.00 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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08/30/2015 00:00:00   -6.05    1.35    28.1 1013.64    7.47   198.0   -1    6    0.0   67.8
08/30/2015 00:30:00   -5.57    2.32    28.2 1013.60    6.92   209.8   -2    5    0.0   68.4
08/30/2015 01:00:00   -5.07    2.70    28.2 1013.70    6.95   217.8   -2    5    0.0   65.9
08/30/2015 01:30:00   -5.26    2.59    28.1 1013.74    6.99   215.2   -2    5    0.0   68.4
08/30/2015 02:00:00   -5.44    2.98    28.1 1013.85    7.61   219.8   -2    6    0.0   69.7
08/30/2015 02:30:00   -5.36    3.72    28.1 1014.11    7.65   225.1   -2    6    0.0   70.8
08/30/2015 03:00:00   -4.74    3.57    28.1 1014.59    7.01   227.2   -2    6    0.0   68.7
08/30/2015 03:30:00   -5.06    3.75    28.1 1014.96    7.61   227.3   -2    6    0.0   69.6
08/30/2015 04:00:00   -4.64    3.99    28.1 1015.11    8.14   232.0   -2    6    0.0   70.7
08/30/2015 04:30:00   -5.00    4.31    28.1 1014.99    7.76   233.0   -2    6    0.0   72.7
08/30/2015 05:00:00   -4.33    4.76    28.1 1015.00    7.79   241.4   -2    6    0.0   72.4
08/30/2015 05:30:00   -3.98    5.12    28.0 1015.03    7.90   244.2   -2    6    0.0   73.1
08/30/2015 06:00:00   -4.20    4.82    28.0 1014.69    8.21   241.5   -2    6    0.0   73.9
08/30/2015 06:30:00   -4.53    4.88    28.1 1014.57    7.96   240.5   -2    6    0.0   73.3
08/30/2015 07:00:00   -3.95    5.43    28.0 1014.36    7.97   246.1   -2    6    0.0   76.6
08/30/2015 07:30:00   -4.04    4.59    28.0 1014.03    7.57   244.4   -2    6    0.0   75.4
08/30/2015 08:00:00   -2.90    4.75    28.0 1014.09    6.57   255.1   -2    6    0.0   74.8
08/30/2015 08:30:00   -2.90    4.72    27.9 1013.81    6.53   247.8   -2    6    0.0   74.8
08/30/2015 09:00:00   -2.65    4.89    27.9 1013.63    6.80   255.3   -2    6    0.0   76.5
08/30/2015 09:30:00   -2.03    4.75    27.9 1013.74    6.27   257.3   -2    6    0.0   76.4
08/30/2015 10:00:00   -1.49    5.01    28.0 1013.74    6.55   260.3   -2    6    0.0   78.6
08/30/2015 10:30:00   -1.60    4.67    27.9 1013.53    5.84   261.1   -2    5    0.0   76.9
08/30/2015 11:00:00   -1.67    4.32    27.9 1013.78    5.50   259.0   -2    5    0.0   78.8
08/30/2015 11:30:00   -1.22    4.34    27.9 1013.93    5.32   263.4   -2    5    0.0   79.0
08/30/2015 12:00:00    0.02    3.61    27.7 1014.22    4.33   272.9   -1    5    0.0   78.4
08/30/2015 12:30:00   -0.15    2.77    27.9 1014.64    3.39   269.1   -1    5    0.0   76.6
08/30/2015 13:00:00   -0.50    1.96    28.1 1014.94    2.63   257.4   -1    4    0.0   76.3
08/30/2015 13:30:00   -0.36    1.67    28.3 1014.85    2.47   253.6   -1    4    0.0   76.4
08/30/2015 14:00:00   -0.46    1.56    28.4 1015.02    2.14   257.4   -1    4    0.0   75.3
08/30/2015 14:30:00   -2.31    1.51    28.3 1015.35    3.38   241.1   -1    4    0.0   78.0
08/30/2015 15:00:00   -2.18    0.86    28.0 1015.64    2.87   232.2   -1    4    0.0   78.1
08/30/2015 15:30:00   -1.92   -0.03    28.1 1015.90    2.56   226.5   -1    4    0.0   77.0
08/30/2015 16:00:00   -1.85   -0.18    28.2 1016.13    2.43   233.7   -1    4    0.0   76.6
08/30/2015 16:30:00   -2.54    0.51    28.1 1016.35    3.33   220.9   -1    5    0.0   76.5
08/30/2015 17:00:00   -3.53    0.66    28.1 1015.97    4.39   217.0   -1    5    0.0   78.2