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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 10/31/2014 15:30 UTC (10/31/2014 10:30 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 10.72 cm/s (0.21 kts) Direction: 87 °T (E) Water Temp: 27°C (81 °F)
System Voltage: 12.5 V Signal Strength: -1.8 dB Ping Count: 118
Wind: 4.7 m/s (9.2 kts)
          From 91°T (E)
Air Temp: 25 °C (78 °F)
Relative Humidity:  86 %
Pressure: 1020.4 mb (30.13 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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10/31/2014 00:00:00   -4.38   -1.49    25.5 1016.56    5.80    80.5    3    2    0.0   84.6
10/31/2014 00:30:00   -4.79   -1.73    25.6 1016.79    6.62    79.3    4    2    0.0   85.8
10/31/2014 01:00:00   -4.86   -1.44    25.5 1017.00    6.55    81.0    4    2    0.0   83.4
10/31/2014 01:30:00   -4.85   -0.89    25.4 1017.36    6.19    86.6    4    2    0.0   82.7
10/31/2014 02:00:00   -4.98   -0.56    25.6 1017.40    6.89    88.5    4    2    0.0   83.0
10/31/2014 02:30:00   -4.78    0.49    25.6 1017.50    6.19   100.1    4    2    0.0   82.9
10/31/2014 03:00:00   -4.71    0.00    25.5 1017.69    6.15    94.9    4    2    0.0   82.5
10/31/2014 03:30:00   -4.99    0.26    25.5 1017.78    6.50    99.3    4    2    0.0   80.1
10/31/2014 04:00:00   -4.48   -0.22    25.5 1017.89    5.70    93.2    4    2    0.0   81.7
10/31/2014 04:30:00   -4.45    0.43    25.5 1017.91    5.66   101.0    4    2    0.0   81.2
10/31/2014 05:00:00   -4.12    0.08    25.5 1018.01    5.37    96.0    3    1    0.0   79.0
10/31/2014 05:30:00   -3.89   -0.13    25.3 1017.96    4.91    94.8    3    1    0.0   82.1
10/31/2014 06:00:00   -4.11   -0.29    25.3 1017.93    5.32    91.7    3    2    0.0   83.6
10/31/2014 06:30:00   -3.91    0.67    25.3 1017.82    5.13   102.2    3    1    0.0   84.9
10/31/2014 07:00:00   -4.18    0.55    25.3 1017.69    5.76    99.2    3    1    0.0   87.5
10/31/2014 07:30:00   -3.89    0.76    25.2 1017.49    5.22   102.4    3    1    0.0   86.6
10/31/2014 08:00:00   -3.71    1.01    25.2 1017.08    4.94   102.9    3    1    0.0   84.8
10/31/2014 08:30:00   -2.99    1.12    25.0 1017.04    4.32   104.2    3    1    0.0   86.7
10/31/2014 09:00:00   -2.61    1.23    24.9 1017.03    4.19   107.7    3    1    0.0   86.1
10/31/2014 09:30:00   -2.75    1.15    25.0 1017.14    4.18   104.2    3    1    0.0   84.3
10/31/2014 10:00:00   -2.32    1.13    25.1 1017.24    3.35   105.1    3    1    0.0   84.2
10/31/2014 10:30:00   -2.11    0.14    25.1 1017.39    3.04    91.1    3    1    0.0   84.4
10/31/2014 11:00:00   -1.73    0.57    25.1 1017.58    2.91    95.7    2    1    0.0   84.1
10/31/2014 11:30:00   -1.11    0.52    25.0 1017.91    2.11    96.5    2    1    0.0   84.0
10/31/2014 12:00:00   -0.84   -0.36    25.0 1018.41    1.67    77.1    2    1    0.0   84.1
10/31/2014 12:30:00   -1.14   -0.30    25.0 1018.71    2.01    86.5    2    1    0.0   84.6
10/31/2014 13:00:00   -1.67   -0.44    25.0 1019.15    2.48    80.7    2    1    0.0   84.6
10/31/2014 13:30:00   -1.69   -0.91    25.2 1019.30    2.90    74.9    2    1    0.0   83.6
10/31/2014 14:00:00   -1.26   -1.59    25.2 1019.93    3.02    62.0    3    1    0.0   82.7
10/31/2014 14:30:00   -0.91   -1.02    25.5 1020.06    2.08    70.9    2    1    0.0   81.8
10/31/2014 15:00:00   -0.92   -1.48    25.4 1020.62    2.84    60.7    2    1    0.0   82.5
10/31/2014 15:30:00   -4.73    0.09    25.3 1020.39    7.77    96.6    3    2    0.0   85.5