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 10/19/2018 08:00 UTC (10/19/2018 08:00 UTC)
28° 58.9386'N   94° 53.9436'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 63 feet (19 meters)
Speed: 50.13 cm/s (0.97 kts) Direction: 240 °T (WSW) Water Temp: 26°C (80 °F)
System Voltage: 11.5 V Signal Strength: -1.5 dB Ping Count: 130
Wind: 8.9 m/s (17.4 kts)
          From 63°T (ENE)
Air Temp: 24 °C (76 °F)
Relative Humidity:  85 %
Pressure: 1018.7 mb (30.08 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
10/19/2018 00:00:00   -42.13   -23.77    48.37  240.6   26.4
10/19/2018 00:30:00   -39.57   -18.70    43.77  244.7   26.4
10/19/2018 01:00:00   -47.75   -20.21    51.85  247.1   26.5
10/19/2018 01:30:00   -46.56   -18.37    50.05  248.5   26.5
10/19/2018 02:00:00   -43.07   -20.81    47.83  244.2   26.5
10/19/2018 02:30:00   -43.96   -24.02    50.09  241.3   26.4
10/19/2018 03:00:00   -44.43   -16.07    47.25  250.1   26.4
10/19/2018 03:30:00   -37.30   -21.21    42.91  240.4   26.4
10/19/2018 04:00:00   -43.38   -17.97    46.95  247.5   26.4
10/19/2018 04:30:00   -41.23   -22.59    47.01  241.3   26.4
10/19/2018 05:00:00   -41.30   -23.46    47.50  240.4   26.4
10/19/2018 05:30:00   -49.51   -25.93    55.89  242.4   26.4
10/19/2018 06:00:00   -50.50   -25.23    56.45  243.5   26.4
10/19/2018 06:30:00   -45.83   -22.57    51.09  243.8   26.4
10/19/2018 07:00:00   -44.90   -23.79    50.81  242.1   26.4
10/19/2018 07:30:00   -44.28   -25.51    51.10  240.1   26.4
10/19/2018 08:00:00   -43.58   -24.78    50.13  240.4   26.4



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
10/19/2018 00:00:00    26.36    51.46    32.81     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 00:30:00    26.38    51.52    32.84     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 01:00:00    26.40    51.59    32.87     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 01:30:00    26.43    51.66    32.90     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 02:00:00    26.40    51.62    32.90     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 02:30:00    26.38    51.58    32.88     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 03:00:00    26.34    51.53    32.87     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 03:30:00    26.35    51.52    32.87     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 04:00:00    26.35    51.52    32.86     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 04:30:00    26.36    51.52    32.85     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 05:00:00    26.37    51.53    32.85     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 05:30:00    26.37    51.50    32.84     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 06:00:00    26.33    51.43    32.81     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 06:30:00    26.30    51.35    32.78     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 07:00:00    26.31    51.36    32.77     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 07:30:00    26.30    51.31    32.74     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 08:00:00    26.31    51.35    32.76     0.00     0.00