Texas General Land Office
 Texas General Land Office
 George P. Bush, Commissioner

 Oil Spill Prevention
 & Response

Texas Automated Buoy System
Real Time Ocean Observations
Supporting Oil Spill Prevention and
Response since 1995
Geochemical and Environmental Research Group

TABS Buoy B -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy B Conditions at 05/25/2018 23:30 UTC (05/25/2018 18:30 CDT)
28° 58.9386'N   94° 53.9436'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 63 feet (19 meters)
Speed: 2.06 cm/s (0.04 kts) Direction: 310 °T (NW) Water Temp: 28°C (83 °F)
System Voltage: 12.4 V Signal Strength: -2.1 dB Ping Count: 129
Wind: 3.7 m/s (7.3 kts)
          From 189°T (S)
Air Temp: 27 °C (81 °F)
Relative Humidity:  N/A
Pressure: 1012.0 mb (29.88 inHg)

  


IMPORTANT: Notice to Mariners


Today's Velocity Data (download)

   Date   |  Time  |   East |   North|   Speed|  Dir | WaterT |
          |  (UTC) |  (cm/s)|  (cm/s)|  (cm/s)| (°T) |  (°C)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
05/25/2018 00:00:00    -4.22     9.89    10.75  336.9   27.5
05/25/2018 00:30:00    -4.80    10.87    11.88  336.2   27.5
05/25/2018 01:00:00    -3.76    10.06    10.74  339.5   27.5
05/25/2018 01:30:00    -3.49    11.18    11.71  342.7   27.4
05/25/2018 02:00:00    -1.81    13.56    13.68  352.4   27.4
05/25/2018 02:30:00    -1.05    12.87    12.91  355.3   27.4
05/25/2018 03:00:00    -0.78     8.55     8.59  354.8   27.4
05/25/2018 03:30:00    -0.94     9.89     9.93  354.6   27.3
05/25/2018 04:00:00     2.08    11.27    11.46   10.5   27.3
05/25/2018 04:30:00     5.76     9.11    10.78   32.3   27.3
05/25/2018 05:00:00     7.11     8.89    11.38   38.7   27.3
05/25/2018 05:30:00     5.71     6.90     8.96   39.6   27.3
05/25/2018 06:00:00     5.78     5.42     7.92   46.8   27.3
05/25/2018 06:30:00     5.56     5.26     7.65   46.6   27.3
05/25/2018 07:00:00     6.77     2.69     7.28   68.3   27.3
05/25/2018 07:30:00     6.66    -0.45     6.68   93.9   27.3
05/25/2018 08:00:00     6.77    -1.87     7.02  105.4   27.2
05/25/2018 08:30:00     3.44    -4.92     6.00  145.0   27.2
05/25/2018 09:00:00     4.05    -6.34     7.52  147.4   27.3
05/25/2018 09:30:00     6.13    -6.85     9.19  138.2   27.2
05/25/2018 10:00:00     4.34    -8.51     9.55  153.0   27.2
05/25/2018 10:30:00     2.82    -5.38     6.07  152.3   27.2
05/25/2018 11:00:00     3.95    -5.80     7.02  145.7   27.2
05/25/2018 11:30:00     2.90    -5.65     6.35  152.8   27.2
05/25/2018 12:00:00     2.76    -3.24     4.26  139.6   27.2
05/25/2018 12:30:00     1.87    -2.51     3.13  143.3   27.2
05/25/2018 13:00:00     2.62    -2.83     3.86  137.2   27.2
05/25/2018 13:30:00     2.53    -0.46     2.57  100.3   27.3
05/25/2018 14:00:00     2.60    -2.03     3.30  128.0   27.3
05/25/2018 14:30:00     2.51    -1.68     3.02  123.8   27.3
05/25/2018 15:00:00     1.66     0.14     1.67   85.2   27.3
05/25/2018 15:30:00     2.66    -1.36     2.99  117.1   27.4
05/25/2018 16:00:00     2.18    -1.52     2.66  124.9   27.4
05/25/2018 16:30:00     1.80    -1.33     2.24  126.5   27.4
05/25/2018 17:00:00     0.81    -0.63     1.03  127.9   27.5
05/25/2018 17:30:00     0.41    -3.34     3.37  173.0   27.5
05/25/2018 18:00:00    -1.34    -3.38     3.64  201.6   27.6
05/25/2018 18:30:00    -2.03    -2.36     3.11  220.7   27.6
05/25/2018 19:00:00    -2.60    -4.69     5.36  209.0   27.6
05/25/2018 19:30:00    -5.10    -7.73     9.26  213.4   27.6
05/25/2018 20:00:00    -4.24    -5.03     6.58  220.1   27.7
05/25/2018 20:30:00    -4.39    -4.45     6.25  224.6   27.9
05/25/2018 21:00:00    -1.62    -3.19     3.58  206.9   28.0
05/25/2018 21:30:00    -3.86    -3.88     5.47  224.9   28.1
05/25/2018 22:00:00    -3.20    -1.56     3.56  244.0   28.2
05/25/2018 22:30:00    -5.23    -2.70     5.89  242.7   28.2
05/25/2018 23:00:00    -3.99     1.36     4.22  288.8   28.2
05/25/2018 23:30:00    -1.57     1.34     2.06  310.5   28.2



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
05/25/2018 00:00:00    27.48    49.80    30.87     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 00:30:00    27.47    49.77    30.86     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 01:00:00    27.46    49.74    30.85     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 01:30:00    27.43    49.71    30.84     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 02:00:00    27.39    49.64    30.82     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 02:30:00    27.37    49.61    30.81     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 03:00:00    27.35    49.57    30.80     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 03:30:00    27.34    49.56    30.80     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 04:00:00    27.32    49.53    30.79     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 04:30:00    27.32    49.53    30.79     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 05:00:00    27.32    49.52    30.79     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 05:30:00    27.30    49.50    30.79     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 06:00:00    27.29    49.48    30.78     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 06:30:00    27.28    49.45    30.76     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 07:00:00    27.28    49.46    30.77     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 07:30:00    27.27    49.44    30.76     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 08:00:00    27.27    49.46    30.78     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 08:30:00    27.26    49.46    30.78     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 09:00:00    27.27    49.48    30.79     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 09:30:00    27.25    49.49    30.81     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 10:00:00    27.25    49.51    30.82     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 10:30:00    27.25    49.53    30.84     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 11:00:00    27.24    49.55    30.85     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 11:30:00    27.25    49.57    30.87     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 12:00:00    27.24    49.57    30.87     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 12:30:00    27.24    49.58    30.88     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 13:00:00    27.25    49.60    30.88     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 13:30:00    27.27    49.62    30.89     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 14:00:00    27.28    49.64    30.90     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 14:30:00    27.34    49.69    30.89     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 15:00:00    27.36    49.73    30.90     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 15:30:00    27.41    49.77    30.90     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 16:00:00    27.44    49.81    30.91     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 16:30:00    27.52    49.87    30.90     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 17:00:00    27.54    49.87    30.88     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 17:30:00    27.60    49.97    30.92     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 18:00:00    27.79    50.08    30.87     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 18:30:00    27.67    50.13    30.97     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 19:00:00    27.80    50.18    30.92     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 19:30:00    27.73    50.13    30.94     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 20:00:00    27.88    50.28    30.94     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 20:30:00    28.01    50.33    30.90     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 21:00:00    28.18    50.49    30.89     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 21:30:00    28.23    50.54    30.89     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 22:00:00    28.33    50.62    30.88     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 22:30:00    28.27    50.57    30.89     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 23:00:00    28.26    50.54    30.87     0.00     0.00
05/25/2018 23:30:00    28.25    50.54    30.88     0.00     0.00