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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 03/27/2015 17:30 UTC (03/27/2015 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: 15.83 cm/s (0.31 kts) Direction: 37 °T (NE) Water Temp: 18°C (64 °F)
System Voltage: 12.0 V Signal Strength: -3.1 dB Ping Count: 136
Wind: 3.9 m/s (7.6 kts)
          From 297°T (WNW)
Air Temp: 17 °C (62 °F)
Relative Humidity:  62 %
Pressure: 1024.0 mb (30.24 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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03/27/2015 00:00:00   -0.11   -7.09    17.8 1015.24    8.35    99.5    0   15    0.0   84.6
03/27/2015 00:30:00    0.83   -6.74    18.0 1015.76    8.50    98.2    0   14    0.0   80.1
03/27/2015 01:00:00    1.23   -8.18    18.0 1016.80   10.06    95.5    0   15    0.0   79.7
03/27/2015 01:30:00    2.51  -11.73    18.1 1016.57   15.31    92.0   -1   17    0.0   76.1
03/27/2015 02:00:00    1.58  -10.67    17.2 1017.12   13.44    95.9   -1   17    0.0   75.5
03/27/2015 02:30:00    0.64  -11.17    17.3 1016.99   13.76    97.3   -2   17    0.0   70.7
03/27/2015 03:00:00    0.94  -11.29    17.2 1017.79   14.12    97.5   -1   17    0.0   70.9
03/27/2015 03:30:00    1.52   -9.19    17.1 1018.65   10.95    90.1    0   15    0.0   75.4
03/27/2015 04:00:00    0.88   -8.77    17.2 1018.96   10.92    95.4   -1   15    0.0   73.5
03/27/2015 04:30:00    0.73   -7.92    17.3 1019.44    9.86    94.6   -1   14    0.0   73.6
03/27/2015 05:00:00    1.69   -8.28    17.2 1019.70    9.80    95.2   -1   14    0.0   74.1
03/27/2015 05:30:00    1.74   -7.35    17.3 1019.90    9.00    90.3    0   13    0.0   74.9
03/27/2015 06:00:00    1.59   -7.25    17.1 1020.32    8.78    91.0   -1   13    0.0   76.9
03/27/2015 06:30:00    2.00   -7.35    17.1 1020.35    9.07    92.7   -1   12    0.0   77.2
03/27/2015 07:00:00    2.12   -5.75    17.2 1021.13    8.17    90.2   -1   11    0.0   76.6
03/27/2015 07:30:00    1.04   -6.59    16.9 1021.08    7.79    97.9   -2   11    0.0   81.2
03/27/2015 08:00:00    0.07   -8.67    17.6 1020.78   10.66   104.1   -2   12    0.0   66.3
03/27/2015 08:30:00   -0.55   -9.15    17.6 1020.92   11.43   107.4   -3   12    0.0   63.0
03/27/2015 09:00:00   -0.40   -8.86    17.7 1021.03   10.78   107.0   -3   12    0.0   58.8
03/27/2015 09:30:00   -0.45   -8.97    17.6 1021.38   10.72   106.0   -3   12    0.0   56.3
03/27/2015 10:00:00   -0.65   -9.32    17.6 1021.08   11.86   107.2   -3   12    0.0   52.3
03/27/2015 10:30:00   -0.38   -9.36    17.6 1021.24   11.33   106.4   -3   13    0.0   51.2
03/27/2015 11:00:00   -1.11   -8.14    17.5 1021.77   10.43   109.3   -3   12    0.0   52.4
03/27/2015 11:30:00   -0.80   -7.63    17.3 1021.76    9.77   107.7   -2   11    0.0   54.4
03/27/2015 12:00:00   -0.90   -7.34    17.3 1021.81    8.79   105.5   -2   10    0.0   53.7
03/27/2015 12:30:00   -0.77   -6.65    17.2 1022.14    8.20   103.2   -2   10    0.0   54.1
03/27/2015 13:00:00    0.17   -5.84    17.4 1022.56    7.03    99.9   -2    9    0.0   55.5
03/27/2015 13:30:00    1.64   -4.08    17.4 1023.03    5.84    91.1   -1    9    0.0   57.5
03/27/2015 14:00:00    3.98   -3.28    15.3 1023.28    6.09    74.8   -1    7    0.0   77.6
03/27/2015 14:30:00    4.24   -3.07    15.1 1023.61    6.13    77.6   -2    7    0.0   79.0
03/27/2015 15:00:00    4.62   -2.59    15.1 1023.42    6.06    73.3   -1    7    0.0   79.8
03/27/2015 15:30:00    4.33   -2.01    15.3 1023.85    5.53    72.2   -1    6    0.0   76.6
03/27/2015 16:00:00    4.00   -2.64    15.8 1024.13    5.86    73.5   -1    6    0.0   73.1
03/27/2015 16:30:00    4.07   -1.96    16.1 1024.10    5.34    64.8   -1    6    0.0   70.6
03/27/2015 17:00:00    3.53   -2.03    16.4 1024.09    4.89    67.6   -1    6    0.0   64.3
03/27/2015 17:30:00    3.48   -1.80    16.8 1024.04    4.45    60.9   -1    5    0.0   62.2