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 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 F -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy F Conditions at 09/22/2017 08:30 UTC (09/22/2017 03:30 CDT)
28° 50.5500'N   94° 14.4960'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 79 feet (24 meters)
Speed: 26.65 cm/s (0.52 kts) Direction: 304 °T (NW) Water Temp: 28°C (83 °F)
System Voltage: 12.4 V Signal Strength: -4.7 dB Ping Count: 131
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
09/22/2017 04:00:00   -23.99    15.14    28.37  302.3   28.3
09/22/2017 04:30:00   -22.94    14.44    27.11  302.2   28.3
09/22/2017 05:00:00   -22.22    17.21    28.11  307.8   28.3
09/22/2017 05:30:00   -21.41    16.64    27.12  307.9   28.3
09/22/2017 06:00:00   -20.77    17.00    26.84  309.3   28.3
09/22/2017 06:30:00   -20.27    15.17    25.32  306.8   28.3
09/22/2017 07:00:00   -18.96    14.14    23.65  306.7   28.3
09/22/2017 07:30:00   -20.93    15.51    26.05  306.5   28.3
09/22/2017 08:00:00   -19.16    15.23    24.48  308.5   28.3
09/22/2017 08:30:00   -22.13    14.84    26.65  303.8   28.3



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
09/22/2017 04:30:00    28.28     5.65    35.01     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 05:00:00    28.26     5.65    35.01     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 05:30:00    28.27     5.65    35.00     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 06:00:00    28.27     5.65    34.97     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 06:30:00    28.25     5.65    34.97     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 07:00:00    28.26     5.65    34.97     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 07:30:00    28.23     5.64    34.98     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 08:00:00    28.27     5.65    34.96     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 08:30:00    28.24     5.64    34.93     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 09:00:00    28.20     5.63    34.91     0.00     0.00