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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 10/21/2014 09:00 UTC (10/21/2014 04:00 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 15.54 cm/s (0.30 kts) Direction: 89 °T (E) Water Temp: 28°C (82 °F)
System Voltage: 12.2 V Signal Strength: -1.8 dB Ping Count: 128
Wind: 5.1 m/s (9.9 kts)
          From 82°T (E)
Air Temp: 26 °C (79 °F)
Relative Humidity:  88 %
Pressure: 1012.3 mb (29.89 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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10/21/2014 00:00:00   -5.38   -2.59    26.7 1012.44    7.64    80.7    4    2    0.0   82.1
10/21/2014 00:30:00   -5.80   -2.18    26.6 1012.62    8.31    83.5    4    2    0.0   83.7
10/21/2014 01:00:00   -6.68   -1.63    26.6 1012.64    8.26    88.0    5    2    0.0   83.9
10/21/2014 01:30:00   -6.72   -1.87    26.6 1012.95    8.77    87.2    5    2    0.0   83.3
10/21/2014 02:00:00   -5.89   -1.64    26.6 1013.41    8.54    86.9    4    2    0.0   82.0
10/21/2014 02:30:00   -6.71   -1.87    26.8 1013.22    9.96    86.2    5    2    0.0   89.2
10/21/2014 03:00:00   -6.40   -2.80    25.9 1013.40    9.37    78.2    5    2    0.0   89.5
10/21/2014 03:30:00   -7.46   -2.04    26.2 1013.70    9.91    85.3    5    3    0.0   89.6
10/21/2014 04:00:00   -6.70   -3.02    26.2 1013.60    9.76    80.7    5    3    0.0   90.4
10/21/2014 04:30:00   -7.57   -0.73    26.3 1013.65    9.40    93.8    5    3    0.0   89.9
10/21/2014 05:00:00   -7.30   -0.87    26.2 1013.25    9.19    92.8    5    3    0.0   87.4
10/21/2014 05:30:00   -7.31   -0.49    26.4 1012.95    9.17    95.9    5    3    0.0   87.1
10/21/2014 06:00:00   -7.01   -1.06    26.1 1012.83    8.95    91.7    5    3    0.0   86.8
10/21/2014 06:30:00   -6.15   -0.25    26.1 1012.85    8.20    98.4    4    2    0.0   85.9
10/21/2014 07:00:00   -5.68   -0.86    26.3 1012.87    7.24    91.8    4    2    0.0   85.6
10/21/2014 07:30:00   -6.05   -0.55    26.3 1012.59    7.84    96.1    4    2    0.0   84.6
10/21/2014 08:00:00   -5.50   -1.34    26.2 1012.60    7.96    91.8    4    2    0.0   84.1
10/21/2014 08:30:00   -5.69   -0.65    26.2 1012.14    7.52    98.2    4    2    0.0   84.3
10/21/2014 09:00:00   -5.06   -0.75    26.2 1012.29    6.39    93.9    4    2    0.0   87.5