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 F -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy F Conditions at 08/16/2018 00:00 UTC (08/15/2018 19:00 CDT)
28° 50.5500'N   94° 14.4960'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 79 feet (24 meters)
Speed: 6.29 cm/s (0.12 kts) Direction: 106 °T (ESE) Water Temp: 30°C (87 °F)
System Voltage: 12.6 V Signal Strength: -1.8 dB Ping Count: 135
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
08/15/2018 04:30:00    -2.56    -4.42     5.11  210.1   30.1
08/15/2018 05:00:00    -1.35    -2.75     3.06  206.1   30.1
08/15/2018 05:30:00    -0.87     0.70     1.12  308.8   30.1
08/15/2018 06:00:00    -1.66     1.78     2.43  317.0   30.1
08/15/2018 06:30:00    -0.30     4.04     4.05  355.8   30.1
08/15/2018 07:00:00    -1.87     4.93     5.27  339.2   30.1
08/15/2018 07:30:00    -0.31     6.65     6.66  357.3   30.1
08/15/2018 08:00:00     2.22     7.29     7.62   16.9   30.0
08/15/2018 08:30:00     3.05     6.35     7.04   25.7   30.0
08/15/2018 09:00:00     1.83     5.56     5.85   18.2   30.0
08/15/2018 09:30:00     4.24     6.43     7.70   33.4   29.9
08/15/2018 10:00:00     4.63     6.33     7.84   36.2   29.9
08/15/2018 10:30:00     5.47     5.41     7.69   45.3   29.9
08/15/2018 11:00:00     4.44     3.44     5.62   52.2   29.9
08/15/2018 11:30:00     6.28     1.80     6.53   74.0   29.9
08/15/2018 12:00:00     8.87    -0.04     8.87   90.3   29.9
08/15/2018 12:30:00     8.30    -3.26     8.92  111.4   29.9
08/15/2018 13:00:00     8.02    -6.83    10.53  130.4   29.9
08/15/2018 13:30:00     5.80    -8.12     9.98  144.5   29.9
08/15/2018 14:00:00     2.42    -7.77     8.14  162.7   29.9
08/15/2018 14:30:00     3.34    -9.90    10.45  161.4   30.0
08/15/2018 15:00:00     3.62    -9.64    10.30  159.4   30.0
08/15/2018 15:30:00     4.60   -11.80    12.66  158.7   30.0
08/15/2018 16:00:00     3.31   -10.24    10.76  162.1   30.1
08/15/2018 16:30:00     3.08    -7.48     8.09  157.6   30.1
08/15/2018 17:00:00     2.68    -8.57     8.98  162.6   30.2
08/15/2018 17:30:00     3.87    -4.49     5.93  139.2   30.2
08/15/2018 18:00:00     4.30    -3.94     5.83  132.5   30.2
08/15/2018 18:30:00     6.53    -2.52     7.00  111.1   30.2
08/15/2018 19:00:00     8.20    -2.83     8.67  109.0   30.3
08/15/2018 19:30:00     8.71     1.27     8.80   81.7   30.4
08/15/2018 20:00:00     9.83     1.05     9.89   83.9   30.5
08/15/2018 20:30:00    11.32     2.26    11.54   78.7   30.6
08/15/2018 21:00:00    13.31     1.44    13.39   83.8   30.6
08/15/2018 21:30:00     9.72    -0.60     9.74   93.5   30.6
08/15/2018 22:00:00    10.99     0.16    10.99   89.2   30.6
08/15/2018 22:30:00    11.12    -0.69    11.14   93.6   30.6
08/15/2018 23:00:00     9.45    -1.99     9.66  101.9   30.6
08/15/2018 23:30:00     6.32    -0.29     6.33   92.6   30.5
08/16/2018 00:00:00     6.04    -1.76     6.29  106.2   30.4



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
08/15/2018 04:30:00    30.13     6.03    36.25     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 05:00:00    30.13     6.04    36.26     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 05:30:00    30.12     6.04    36.27     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 06:00:00    30.10     6.03    36.27     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 06:30:00    30.07     6.03    36.27     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 07:00:00    30.05     6.03    36.27     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 07:30:00    30.04     6.03    36.27     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 08:00:00    30.01     6.02    36.26     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 08:30:00    29.99     6.02    36.25     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 09:00:00    29.96     6.02    36.25     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 09:30:00    29.92     6.01    36.25     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 10:00:00    29.91     6.01    36.25     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 10:30:00    29.90     6.01    36.25     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 11:00:00    29.89     6.01    36.25     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 11:30:00    29.86     6.00    36.25     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 12:00:00    29.86     6.00    36.25     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 12:30:00    29.88     6.01    36.25     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 13:00:00    29.91     6.01    36.24     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 13:30:00    29.92     6.01    36.23     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 14:00:00    29.94     6.01    36.22     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 14:30:00    29.96     6.01    36.22     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 15:00:00    29.98     6.01    36.21     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 15:30:00    30.02     6.02    36.21     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 16:00:00    30.07     6.02    36.21     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 16:30:00    30.12     6.03    36.21     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 17:00:00    30.17     6.03    36.21     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 17:30:00    30.21     6.04    36.21     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 18:00:00    30.21     6.04    36.21     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 18:30:00    30.24     6.04    36.21     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 19:00:00    30.37     6.06    36.22     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 19:30:00    30.44     6.07    36.23     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 20:00:00    30.50     6.07    36.23     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 20:30:00    30.55     6.08    36.24     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 21:00:00    30.56     6.08    36.24     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 21:30:00    30.63     6.09    36.25     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 22:00:00    30.61     6.09    36.24     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 22:30:00    30.56     6.08    36.22     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 23:00:00    30.52     6.07    36.22     0.00     0.00
08/15/2018 23:30:00    30.46     6.07    36.21     0.00     0.00
08/16/2018 00:00:00    30.41     6.06    36.21     0.00     0.00