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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 10/02/2014 09:30 UTC (10/02/2014 04:30 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 25.18 cm/s (0.49 kts) Direction: 277 °T (W) Water Temp: 28°C (83 °F)
System Voltage: 11.9 V Signal Strength: -1.8 dB Ping Count: 135
Wind: 7.5 m/s (14.6 kts)
          From 168°T (SSE)
Air Temp: 28 °C (82 °F)
Relative Humidity:  N/A
Pressure: 1009.1 mb (29.80 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
10/02/2014 00:00:00    -7.21     7.17    10.17  314.8   28.4
10/02/2014 00:30:00    -3.11     3.65     4.80  319.6   28.4
10/02/2014 01:00:00    -8.78     4.74     9.98  298.4   28.4
10/02/2014 01:30:00   -11.12     5.70    12.50  297.1   28.4
10/02/2014 02:00:00   -11.16     5.27    12.34  295.3   28.3
10/02/2014 02:30:00   -10.74     3.24    11.22  286.8   28.3
10/02/2014 03:00:00   -11.06     3.46    11.59  287.4   28.3
10/02/2014 03:30:00   -11.01     1.09    11.06  275.7   28.3
10/02/2014 04:00:00   -15.14     1.20    15.19  274.5   28.3
10/02/2014 04:30:00   -14.53     0.54    14.54  272.1   28.3
10/02/2014 05:00:00   -17.01     1.69    17.09  275.7   28.3
10/02/2014 05:30:00   -18.95     1.32    19.00  274.0   28.3
10/02/2014 06:00:00   -16.89     1.07    16.92  273.6   28.3
10/02/2014 06:30:00   -18.21     2.18    18.34  276.8   28.3
10/02/2014 07:00:00   -22.68     2.62    22.83  276.6   28.2
10/02/2014 07:30:00   -24.07     3.68    24.35  278.7   28.2
10/02/2014 08:00:00   -22.84     2.73    23.00  276.8   28.2
10/02/2014 08:30:00   -23.76     5.12    24.31  282.2   28.2
10/02/2014 09:00:00   -25.12     4.10    25.45  279.3   28.2
10/02/2014 09:30:00   -24.98     3.15    25.18  277.2   28.2



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
10/02/2014 00:00:00    28.30     5.02    30.63     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 00:30:00    28.33     5.03    30.66     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 01:00:00    28.30     5.03    30.67     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 01:30:00    28.27     5.03    30.68     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 02:00:00    28.26     5.03    30.70     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 02:30:00    28.26     5.03    30.72     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 03:00:00    28.25     5.03    30.73     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 03:30:00    28.24     5.03    30.75     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 04:00:00    28.24     5.04    30.77     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 04:30:00    28.22     5.03    30.77     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 05:00:00    28.22     5.04    30.78     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 05:30:00    28.21     5.04    30.80     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 06:00:00    28.19     5.04    30.80     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 06:30:00    28.19     5.04    30.80     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 07:00:00    28.16     5.04    30.81     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 07:30:00    28.15     5.03    30.82     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 08:00:00    28.14     5.03    30.82     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 08:30:00    28.16     5.04    30.83     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 09:00:00    28.16     5.04    30.83     0.00     0.00
10/02/2014 09:30:00    28.18     5.04    30.84     0.00     0.00