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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 08/24/2016 23:30 UTC (08/24/2016 18:30 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 10.13 cm/s (0.20 kts) Direction: 360 °T (N) Water Temp: 28°C (83 °F)
System Voltage: 13.3 V Signal Strength: -5.0 dB Ping Count: 130
Wind: 5.7 m/s (11.1 kts)
          From 138°T (SE)
Air Temp: 29 °C (84 °F)
Relative Humidity:  N/A
Pressure: 1015.8 mb (30.00 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
08/24/2016 00:00:00     7.72    14.15    16.12   28.6   27.8
08/24/2016 00:30:00     8.93    13.01    15.78   34.5   27.8
08/24/2016 01:00:00     6.92    12.10    13.94   29.8   27.8
08/24/2016 01:30:00    10.20    13.94    17.27   36.2   27.8
08/24/2016 02:00:00     6.85    15.85    17.27   23.4   27.7
08/24/2016 02:30:00     7.59    14.95    16.77   26.9   27.7
08/24/2016 03:00:00     4.85    15.07    15.83   17.8   27.7
08/24/2016 03:30:00     8.96    13.77    16.43   33.1   27.6
08/24/2016 04:00:00     4.58    17.88    18.46   14.4   27.7
08/24/2016 04:30:00     6.57    18.03    19.19   20.0   27.7
08/24/2016 05:00:00     5.87    20.87    21.68   15.7   27.8
08/24/2016 05:30:00     5.18    16.89    17.67   17.1   27.8
08/24/2016 06:00:00     5.29    17.25    18.04   17.0   27.8
08/24/2016 06:30:00     5.64    13.58    14.70   22.6   27.8
08/24/2016 07:00:00    10.04    12.79    16.26   38.1   27.8
08/24/2016 07:30:00     7.61    16.93    18.56   24.2   27.8
08/24/2016 08:00:00     8.12    12.50    14.91   33.0   27.8
08/24/2016 08:30:00    10.44    14.10    17.54   36.5   27.8
08/24/2016 09:00:00    11.95    13.36    17.92   41.8   27.8
08/24/2016 09:30:00     7.03    10.94    13.00   32.7   27.8
08/24/2016 10:00:00    11.88     9.04    14.93   52.7   27.8
08/24/2016 10:30:00     7.63    10.07    12.63   37.2   27.8
08/24/2016 11:00:00     7.98    10.37    13.09   37.6   27.7
08/24/2016 11:30:00     4.90     8.55     9.85   29.8   27.7
08/24/2016 12:00:00     8.58     5.54    10.21   57.2   27.8
08/24/2016 12:30:00     9.22     9.41    13.17   44.4   27.8
08/24/2016 13:00:00     7.41     7.88    10.82   43.2   27.9
08/24/2016 13:30:00     9.77     8.37    12.87   49.4   27.9
08/24/2016 14:00:00     6.40    10.57    12.36   31.2   27.9
08/24/2016 14:30:00     6.03     7.76     9.83   37.8   27.9
08/24/2016 15:00:00     8.64     6.99    11.11   51.0   27.9
08/24/2016 15:30:00     7.68     9.19    11.98   39.9   27.9
08/24/2016 16:00:00     6.26     6.55     9.06   43.7   27.9
08/24/2016 16:30:00     5.65     7.43     9.33   37.3   28.0
08/24/2016 17:00:00     7.83     4.55     9.06   59.8   28.0
08/24/2016 17:30:00     4.28     5.68     7.11   37.0   28.0
08/24/2016 18:00:00     3.30     6.39     7.19   27.3   28.0
08/24/2016 18:30:00    -0.01     6.45     6.45  359.9   28.0
08/24/2016 19:00:00     2.54     5.25     5.83   25.8   28.2
08/24/2016 19:30:00     3.20     6.98     7.68   24.6   28.4
08/24/2016 20:00:00    -0.01     7.51     7.51  359.9   28.5
08/24/2016 20:30:00     3.06     5.29     6.11   30.0   28.5
08/24/2016 21:00:00     1.26     4.28     4.46   16.4   28.5
08/24/2016 21:30:00     2.80     6.32     6.91   23.9   28.5
08/24/2016 22:00:00     1.61     6.58     6.77   13.7   28.5
08/24/2016 22:30:00     1.33     8.57     8.67    8.8   28.5
08/24/2016 23:00:00     0.81     7.23     7.28    6.4   28.4
08/24/2016 23:30:00    -0.05    10.13    10.13  359.7   28.4



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
08/24/2016 00:00:00    27.83    57.48    36.00     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 00:30:00    27.73    57.47    36.07     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 01:00:00    27.69    57.39    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 01:30:00    27.64    57.29    36.02     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 02:00:00    27.60    57.33    36.08     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 02:30:00    27.61    57.29    36.04     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 03:00:00    27.53    57.21    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 03:30:00    27.58    57.27    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 04:00:00    27.59    57.28    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 04:30:00    27.62    57.31    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 05:00:00    27.70    57.39    36.04     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 05:30:00    27.73    57.43    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 06:00:00    27.73    57.42    36.04     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 06:30:00    27.68    57.42    36.08     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 07:00:00    27.75    57.46    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 07:30:00    27.70    57.42    36.06     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 08:00:00    27.70    57.40    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 08:30:00    27.68    57.40    36.06     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 09:00:00    27.66    57.40    36.08     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 09:30:00    27.69    57.40    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 10:00:00    27.63    57.33    36.06     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 10:30:00    27.63    57.33    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 11:00:00    27.63    57.33    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 11:30:00    27.63    57.33    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 12:00:00    27.68    57.37    36.04     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 12:30:00    27.71    57.40    36.04     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 13:00:00    27.76    57.47    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 13:30:00    27.78    57.49    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 14:00:00    27.78    57.49    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 14:30:00    27.79    57.49    36.04     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 15:00:00    27.80    57.50    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 15:30:00    27.84    57.55    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 16:00:00    27.86    57.58    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 16:30:00    27.89    57.63    36.06     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 17:00:00    27.94    57.62    36.02     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 17:30:00    27.93    57.70    36.08     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 18:00:00    28.00    57.67    36.01     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 18:30:00    28.05    57.78    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 19:00:00    28.42    58.11    36.00     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 19:30:00    28.55    58.27    36.01     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 20:00:00    28.50    58.29    36.06     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 20:30:00    28.50    58.33    36.09     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 21:00:00    28.43    58.26    36.10     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 21:30:00    28.53    58.22    35.99     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 22:00:00    28.36    58.11    36.04     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 22:30:00    28.34    58.10    36.05     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 23:00:00    28.25    58.02    36.06     0.00     0.00
08/24/2016 23:30:00    28.29    58.03    36.04     0.00     0.00