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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 06/30/2015 18:30 UTC (06/30/2015 13:30 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 17.01 cm/s (0.33 kts) Direction: 299 °T (WNW) Water Temp: 25°C (77 °F)
System Voltage: 11.8 V Signal Strength: -2.5 dB Ping Count: 128
Wind: 6.6 m/s (12.9 kts)
          From 132°T (SE)
Air Temp: 25 °C (76 °F)
Relative Humidity:  84 %
Pressure: 1016.8 mb (30.03 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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06/30/2015 00:00:00   -3.10    3.27    27.6 1014.26    5.36   251.2   -2    7    0.0   86.3
06/30/2015 00:30:00   -3.36    2.89    27.6 1013.86    5.41   250.4   -2    7    0.0   86.6
06/30/2015 01:00:00   -3.25    2.70    27.5 1013.79    5.00   252.6   -2    7    0.0   88.3
06/30/2015 01:30:00   -3.46    3.40    27.4 1013.55    5.67   250.4   -2    7    0.0   88.3
06/30/2015 02:00:00   -3.43    3.32    27.4 1013.91    5.60   254.3   -2    8    0.0   88.4
06/30/2015 02:30:00   -2.95    4.32    27.4 1014.34    6.06   254.7   -2    8    0.0   88.9
06/30/2015 03:00:00   -3.36    4.80    27.4 1014.76    6.83   253.9   -2    8    0.0   88.3
06/30/2015 03:30:00   -2.95    4.77    27.4 1015.11    6.61   256.9   -2    8    0.0   88.9
06/30/2015 04:00:00   -2.97    5.25    27.3 1015.52    6.99   256.4   -2    8    0.0   89.9
06/30/2015 04:30:00   -2.69    4.72    27.3 1016.01    6.35   257.2   -2    8    0.0   89.6
06/30/2015 05:00:00   -2.17    4.50    27.3 1016.16    5.70   260.2   -2    8    0.0   90.4
06/30/2015 05:30:00   -2.54    4.61    27.2 1015.65    6.06   259.5   -2    8    0.0   91.1
06/30/2015 06:00:00   -2.75    4.45    27.1 1015.43    5.87   258.6   -2    8    0.0   90.9
06/30/2015 06:30:00   -1.94    4.09    27.1 1015.37    5.22   260.7   -2    7    0.0   91.2
06/30/2015 07:00:00   -2.04    3.55    27.0 1015.05    4.85   260.7   -2    7    0.0   91.3
06/30/2015 07:30:00   -2.27    2.76    27.0 1015.30    4.18   258.7   -2    7    0.0   91.0
06/30/2015 08:00:00   -2.99    2.91    26.9 1014.96    4.90   256.4   -2    6    0.0   90.9
06/30/2015 08:30:00   -2.76    3.66    27.0 1014.90    5.33   259.1   -2    7    0.0   89.9
06/30/2015 09:00:00   -2.62    2.73    27.0 1014.65    4.38   258.8   -1    7    0.0   89.0
06/30/2015 09:30:00   -2.21    2.68    27.0 1015.07    4.13   264.6   -2    6    0.0   88.9
06/30/2015 10:00:00   -1.22    3.81    26.8 1014.63    4.84   268.3   -2    6    0.0   75.1
06/30/2015 10:30:00   -0.31    4.02    26.6 1014.48    5.15   275.5   -2    6    0.0   82.4
06/30/2015 11:00:00    1.01    4.37    25.9 1014.59    5.45   286.6   -2    6    0.0   84.8
06/30/2015 11:30:00   -0.33    3.15    26.0 1014.35    3.76   276.5   -1    6    0.0   82.6
06/30/2015 12:00:00    0.62    1.54    26.0 1014.90    2.65   280.7   -1    5    0.0   82.3
06/30/2015 12:30:00    0.61    1.31    26.0 1015.32    2.14   283.2   -1    5    0.0   82.0
06/30/2015 13:00:00   -0.01    1.57    26.0 1015.51    2.16   278.7   -1    5    0.0   83.0
06/30/2015 13:30:00    0.24    1.29    26.2 1015.92    3.43   280.4   -1    5    0.0   84.3
06/30/2015 14:00:00   -5.24    2.77    27.1 1016.41    7.18   238.0   -2    6    0.0   85.6
06/30/2015 14:30:00   -3.58   13.46    24.1 1017.10   19.33   268.4   -4   13    0.0   89.6
06/30/2015 15:00:00   -0.17   15.00    22.4 1016.99   18.90   276.4   -3   17    0.0   95.4
06/30/2015 15:30:00    3.12   12.85    22.8 1017.41   16.33   284.4   -3   16    0.0   88.5
06/30/2015 16:00:00    1.56    8.24    23.0 1018.12   10.74   265.9    0   14    0.0   89.1
06/30/2015 16:30:00    1.16    7.03    23.3 1017.53    8.80   262.3    1   14    0.0   87.4
06/30/2015 17:00:00   -1.16    6.12    23.8 1017.71    7.89   257.5    1   13    0.0   81.8
06/30/2015 17:30:00   -3.02    4.53    24.3 1017.76    7.06   254.0    1   11    0.0   81.7
06/30/2015 18:00:00   -4.32    5.03    24.7 1017.48    8.35   250.8    1   12    0.0   83.2
06/30/2015 18:30:00   -4.95    4.42    24.7 1016.77    8.00   247.4    0   10    0.0   84.1