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 D -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy D Conditions at 09/22/2018 17:30 UTC (09/22/2018 12:30 CDT)
27° 56.3760'N   96° 50.5740'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 60 feet (18 meters)
Speed: 37.57 cm/s (0.73 kts) Direction: 51 °T (NE) Water Temp: 29°C (84 °F)
System Voltage: 12.7 V Signal Strength: -4.7 dB Ping Count: 133
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
09/22/2018 01:00:00    -6.76    -2.71     7.28  248.2   29.2
09/22/2018 01:30:00    -4.63     0.15     4.63  271.9   29.2
09/22/2018 07:00:00    12.25     2.86    12.58   76.9   29.2
09/22/2018 07:30:00    11.99     0.52    12.00   87.5   29.2
09/22/2018 08:30:00    16.99     3.19    17.29   79.4   29.1
09/22/2018 09:00:00    21.39     5.89    22.19   74.6   29.0
09/22/2018 09:30:00    20.92     6.50    21.91   72.7   28.9
09/22/2018 10:00:00    25.09     5.14    25.61   78.4   28.9
09/22/2018 10:30:00    26.34     6.90    27.23   75.3   29.0
09/22/2018 11:00:00    26.80     3.41    27.02   82.7   29.1
09/22/2018 11:30:00    29.00    11.86    31.33   67.8   29.1
09/22/2018 12:00:00    33.88    17.39    38.08   62.8   29.1
09/22/2018 13:00:00    32.57    15.70    36.16   64.3   29.1
09/22/2018 13:30:00    30.40    20.90    36.89   55.5   29.1
09/22/2018 14:00:00    32.01    21.89    38.78   55.6   29.1
09/22/2018 14:30:00    33.92    24.01    41.56   54.7   29.0
09/22/2018 15:00:00    32.84    24.21    40.80   53.6   29.0
09/22/2018 15:30:00    31.50    24.76    40.07   51.8   29.0
09/22/2018 16:00:00    30.36    30.18    42.81   45.2   29.0
09/22/2018 16:30:00    28.61    26.32    38.88   47.4   29.0
09/22/2018 17:00:00    31.19    26.44    40.89   49.7   29.0
09/22/2018 17:30:00    29.18    23.67    37.57   51.0   29.0



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
09/21/2018 22:30:00    29.48     5.18    30.96     0.00     0.00
09/21/2018 23:00:00    29.48     5.18    30.95     0.00     0.00
09/21/2018 23:30:00    29.40     5.17    30.93     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 00:00:00    29.27     5.15    30.88     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 00:30:00    29.20     5.14    30.86     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 01:00:00    29.15     5.13    30.84     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 01:30:00    29.12     5.13    30.83     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 02:00:00    29.12     5.13    30.83     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 02:30:00    29.11     5.13    30.84     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 03:00:00    29.10     5.13    30.84     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 03:30:00    29.07     5.13    30.86     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 04:00:00    29.02     5.13    30.87     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 04:30:00    29.02     5.13    30.88     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 05:00:00    29.01     5.13    30.92     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 05:30:00    28.99     5.14    30.96     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 06:00:00    28.97     5.14    31.00     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 06:30:00    29.04     5.17    31.12     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 07:00:00    29.27     5.20    31.23     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 07:30:00    29.13     5.19    31.20     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 08:00:00    29.06     5.17    31.14     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 08:30:00    29.09     5.17    31.11     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 09:00:00    28.96     5.16    31.13     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 09:30:00    28.86     5.16    31.18     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 10:00:00    28.90     5.18    31.30     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 10:30:00    29.03     5.21    31.46     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 11:00:00    29.04     5.24    31.63     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 11:30:00    29.14     5.27    31.80     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 12:00:00    29.11     5.26    31.74     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 12:30:00    29.04     5.24    31.60     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 13:00:00    29.03     5.23    31.58     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 13:30:00    29.04     5.23    31.58     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 14:00:00    29.00     5.22    31.54     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 14:30:00    28.95     5.20    31.44     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 15:00:00    28.96     5.20    31.39     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 15:30:00    28.94     5.19    31.35     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 16:00:00    28.94     5.19    31.36     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 16:30:00    28.95     5.19    31.37     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 17:00:00    28.99     5.19    31.34     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 17:30:00    29.01     5.21    31.42     0.00     0.00
09/22/2018 18:00:00    29.09     5.23    31.52     0.00     0.00