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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 07/06/2015 16:00 UTC (07/06/2015 11:00 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 7.84 cm/s (0.15 kts) Direction: 274 °T (W) Water Temp: 25°C (78 °F)
System Voltage: 12.0 V Signal Strength: -3.4 dB Ping Count: 142
Wind: 3.7 m/s (7.2 kts)
          From 147°T (SSE)
Air Temp: 26 °C (79 °F)
Relative Humidity:  91 %
Pressure: 1017.4 mb (30.04 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
07/06/2015 00:00:00   -15.47     7.25    17.08  295.1   26.2
07/06/2015 00:30:00   -17.42     8.14    19.23  295.0   26.3
07/06/2015 01:00:00   -12.04     9.31    15.22  307.7   26.3
07/06/2015 01:30:00    -8.17     9.34    12.41  318.8   26.1
07/06/2015 02:00:00   -13.53    11.88    18.01  311.3   26.0
07/06/2015 02:30:00   -14.51    10.69    18.02  306.4   25.9
07/06/2015 03:00:00   -15.04    11.41    18.88  307.2   25.8
07/06/2015 03:30:00   -13.16    12.88    18.41  314.4   25.7
07/06/2015 04:00:00    -8.58    11.40    14.27  323.0   25.7
07/06/2015 04:30:00   -12.73    12.14    17.59  313.6   25.7
07/06/2015 05:00:00    -6.74     3.41     7.55  296.8   25.6
07/06/2015 05:30:00    -5.06     4.13     6.53  309.2   25.6
07/06/2015 06:00:00    -8.24     5.36     9.83  303.0   25.5
07/06/2015 06:30:00    -7.37     6.45     9.79  311.2   25.5
07/06/2015 07:00:00    -4.84     3.09     5.74  302.6   25.4
07/06/2015 07:30:00    -7.95     3.69     8.76  294.9   25.4
07/06/2015 08:00:00    -8.79     2.27     9.08  284.5   25.4
07/06/2015 08:30:00    -5.95     2.84     6.59  295.5   25.3
07/06/2015 09:00:00    -8.57     3.10     9.11  289.9   25.4
07/06/2015 09:30:00    -7.93     1.58     8.09  281.3   25.4
07/06/2015 10:00:00    -6.32     2.94     6.97  294.9   25.4
07/06/2015 10:30:00    -6.72     4.07     7.86  301.2   25.3
07/06/2015 11:00:00    -6.30     6.36     8.95  315.3   25.3
07/06/2015 11:30:00    -8.36     5.14     9.81  301.6   25.3
07/06/2015 12:00:00    -9.86     4.51    10.84  294.6   25.3
07/06/2015 12:30:00   -10.51     6.24    12.22  300.7   25.2
07/06/2015 13:00:00    -9.08     2.20     9.34  283.6   25.2
07/06/2015 13:30:00    -7.44     3.41     8.18  294.6   25.2
07/06/2015 14:00:00    -8.21     1.79     8.40  282.3   25.3
07/06/2015 14:30:00    -8.83    -0.11     8.83  269.3   25.3
07/06/2015 15:00:00    -9.44     2.43     9.75  284.4   25.3
07/06/2015 15:30:00    -7.11     0.91     7.17  277.3   25.3
07/06/2015 16:00:00    -7.82     0.59     7.84  274.3   25.3



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
07/06/2015 00:00:00    26.36     5.54    35.62     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 00:30:00    26.37     5.53    35.60     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 01:00:00    26.26     5.52    35.57     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 01:30:00    26.07     5.49    35.55     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 02:00:00    26.01     5.49    35.56     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 02:30:00    25.95     5.49    35.58     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 03:00:00    25.88     5.48    35.60     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 03:30:00    25.81     5.48    35.61     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 04:00:00    25.73     5.46    35.59     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 04:30:00    25.71     5.47    35.62     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 05:00:00    25.69     5.46    35.61     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 05:30:00    25.59     5.45    35.62     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 06:00:00    25.60     5.46    35.64     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 06:30:00    25.50     5.45    35.65     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 07:00:00    25.45     5.44    35.67     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 07:30:00    25.47     5.45    35.70     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 08:00:00    25.41     5.45    35.70     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 08:30:00    25.39     5.44    35.72     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 09:00:00    25.48     5.46    35.76     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 09:30:00    25.45     5.46    35.76     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 10:00:00    25.40     5.45    35.76     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 10:30:00    25.37     5.45    35.77     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 11:00:00    25.35     5.45    35.77     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 11:30:00    25.33     5.45    35.78     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 12:00:00    25.32     5.45    35.80     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 12:30:00    25.32     5.45    35.80     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 13:00:00    25.31     5.45    35.80     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 13:30:00    25.32     5.45    35.80     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 14:00:00    25.33     5.45    35.81     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 14:30:00    25.34     5.45    35.81     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 15:00:00    25.37     5.46    35.82     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 15:30:00    25.40     5.46    35.83     0.00     0.00
07/06/2015 16:00:00    25.47     5.47    35.84     0.00     0.00