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 06/27/2017 03:00 UTC (06/26/2017 22:00 CDT)
27° 56.3760'N   96° 50.5740'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 60 feet (18 meters)
Speed: 13.69 cm/s (0.27 kts) Direction: 209 °T (SSW) Water Temp: 30°C (85 °F)
System Voltage: 11.8 V Signal Strength: -1.6 dB Ping Count: 141
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
06/26/2017 01:30:00   -17.21   -22.91    28.65  216.9   29.6
06/26/2017 02:00:00   -12.31   -17.14    21.10  215.7   29.7
06/26/2017 02:30:00   -15.87   -13.52    20.85  229.6   29.8
06/26/2017 03:00:00   -12.25   -13.40    18.16  222.4   29.7
06/26/2017 03:30:00   -11.99   -12.17    17.08  224.6   29.7
06/26/2017 04:00:00   -12.03    -9.44    15.29  231.9   29.6
06/26/2017 04:30:00   -11.54   -11.38    16.21  225.4   29.6
06/26/2017 05:00:00   -13.05    -8.43    15.54  237.1   29.6
06/26/2017 05:30:00   -11.06    -8.67    14.05  231.9   29.6
06/26/2017 06:00:00    -8.40    -9.35    12.57  221.9   29.6
06/26/2017 06:30:00    -7.89    -7.56    10.93  226.2   29.6
06/26/2017 07:00:00    -8.68    -7.87    11.72  227.8   29.5
06/26/2017 07:30:00   -11.38    -9.39    14.75  230.5   29.5
06/26/2017 08:00:00    -9.07   -14.25    16.89  212.5   29.5
06/26/2017 08:30:00   -10.98   -13.48    17.39  219.2   29.5
06/26/2017 09:00:00    -8.01   -12.48    14.83  212.7   29.5
06/26/2017 09:30:00    -7.75    -7.87    11.05  224.6   29.5
06/26/2017 10:00:00    -5.92   -11.52    12.95  207.2   29.5
06/26/2017 10:30:00   -12.51   -18.19    22.08  214.5   29.5
06/26/2017 11:00:00   -14.24   -23.17    27.20  211.6   29.4
06/26/2017 11:30:00   -15.00   -25.48    29.57  210.5   29.4
06/26/2017 12:00:00   -18.43   -23.44    29.82  218.2   29.2
06/26/2017 12:30:00   -17.27   -23.71    29.33  216.1   29.2
06/26/2017 13:00:00   -17.39   -21.74    27.84  218.7   29.2
06/26/2017 13:30:00   -17.66   -23.47    29.37  217.0   29.3
06/26/2017 14:00:00   -20.54   -24.25    31.78  220.3   29.3
06/26/2017 14:30:00   -25.54   -24.41    35.33  226.3   29.2
06/26/2017 15:00:00   -25.67   -24.54    35.51  226.3   29.3
06/26/2017 15:30:00   -26.71   -23.36    35.48  228.8   29.3
06/26/2017 16:00:00   -20.96   -22.00    30.39  223.6   29.4
06/26/2017 16:30:00   -23.33   -22.37    32.32  226.2   29.5
06/26/2017 17:00:00   -20.84   -26.80    33.95  217.9   29.5
06/26/2017 17:30:00   -19.49   -24.35    31.19  218.7   29.5
06/26/2017 18:00:00   -18.93   -27.26    33.19  214.8   29.5
06/26/2017 18:30:00   -19.36   -27.02    33.24  215.6   29.6
06/26/2017 19:00:00   -15.52   -23.84    28.45  213.1   29.7
06/26/2017 19:30:00   -15.96   -31.46    35.28  206.9   29.8
06/26/2017 20:00:00   -12.54   -28.52    31.16  203.7   29.8
06/26/2017 20:30:00   -14.09   -21.96    26.09  212.7   29.8
06/26/2017 21:00:00   -11.01   -18.65    21.66  210.6   29.8
06/26/2017 21:30:00   -10.57   -24.65    26.82  203.2   29.8
06/26/2017 22:00:00    -7.20   -21.95    23.10  198.2   29.8
06/26/2017 22:30:00    -4.81   -16.02    16.73  196.7   29.7
06/26/2017 23:00:00    -3.57    -8.67     9.38  202.4   29.8
06/26/2017 23:30:00    -0.78    -7.66     7.70  185.8   29.8
06/27/2017 00:00:00    -5.28    -8.67    10.15  211.3   29.8
06/27/2017 00:30:00    -2.03    -7.67     7.93  194.8   29.8
06/27/2017 01:00:00    -4.29    -5.48     6.96  218.1   29.9
06/27/2017 01:30:00    -0.68   -11.98    12.00  183.2   29.9
06/27/2017 02:00:00    -4.49   -10.86    11.75  202.5   29.8
06/27/2017 02:30:00    -9.00   -11.56    14.65  217.9   29.8
06/27/2017 03:00:00    -6.62   -11.98    13.69  208.9   29.7



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
06/26/2017 01:30:00    29.65     4.92    29.11     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 02:00:00    29.80     4.98    29.41     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 02:30:00    29.72     4.99    29.50     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 03:00:00    29.66     4.99    29.55     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 03:30:00    29.64     4.99    29.60     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 04:00:00    29.59     4.99    29.62     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 04:30:00    29.54     4.99    29.65     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 05:00:00    29.56     5.00    29.66     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 05:30:00    29.54     5.00    29.67     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 06:00:00    29.53     5.00    29.68     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 06:30:00    29.52     5.00    29.70     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 07:00:00    29.51     5.00    29.70     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 07:30:00    29.51     5.00    29.71     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 08:00:00    29.50     5.00    29.72     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 08:30:00    29.51     5.00    29.73     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 09:00:00    29.48     5.00    29.72     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 09:30:00    29.45     4.99    29.72     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 10:00:00    29.45     5.00    29.73     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 10:30:00    29.44     4.99    29.68     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 11:00:00    29.39     4.95    29.44     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 11:30:00    29.38     4.93    29.36     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 12:00:00    29.17     4.84    28.88     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 12:30:00    29.18     4.83    28.79     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 13:00:00    29.23     4.83    28.77     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 13:30:00    29.25     4.83    28.73     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 14:00:00    29.20     4.81    28.67     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 14:30:00    29.20     4.78    28.46     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 15:00:00    29.25     4.76    28.31     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 15:30:00    29.30     4.76    28.27     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 16:00:00    29.38     4.78    28.32     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 16:30:00    29.53     4.78    28.26     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 17:00:00    29.45     4.77    28.21     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 17:30:00    29.45     4.78    28.31     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 18:00:00    29.53     4.77    28.18     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 18:30:00    29.55     4.76    28.12     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 19:00:00    29.67     4.80    28.29     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 19:30:00    29.82     4.83    28.40     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 20:00:00    29.66     4.81    28.39     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 20:30:00    29.75     4.85    28.59     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 21:00:00    29.77     4.88    28.75     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 21:30:00    29.77     4.88    28.75     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 22:00:00    29.70     4.87    28.76     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 22:30:00    29.66     4.88    28.82     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 23:00:00    29.74     4.90    28.91     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 23:30:00    29.74     4.90    28.94     0.00     0.00
06/27/2017 00:00:00    29.72     4.90    28.94     0.00     0.00
06/27/2017 00:30:00    29.81     4.91    28.97     0.00     0.00
06/27/2017 01:00:00    29.80     4.92    28.99     0.00     0.00
06/27/2017 01:30:00    29.80     4.92    28.99     0.00     0.00
06/27/2017 02:00:00    29.74     4.91    28.97     0.00     0.00
06/27/2017 02:30:00    29.66     4.90    28.98     0.00     0.00
06/27/2017 03:00:00    29.62     4.90    28.98     0.00     0.00