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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 04/02/2015 08:30 UTC (04/02/2015 03:30 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 44.01 cm/s (0.86 kts) Direction: 300 °T (WNW) Water Temp: 19°C (67 °F)
System Voltage: 11.9 V Signal Strength: -2.8 dB Ping Count: 122
Wind: 5.2 m/s (10.2 kts)
          From 159°T (SSE)
Air Temp: 20 °C (68 °F)
Relative Humidity:  100 %
Pressure: 1012.3 mb (29.89 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
04/02/2015 00:00:00   -40.01    13.86    42.34  289.1   19.0
04/02/2015 00:30:00   -39.47    13.24    41.63  288.5   18.9
04/02/2015 01:00:00   -41.78    13.20    43.82  287.5   19.0
04/02/2015 01:30:00   -43.15    12.44    44.91  286.1   19.0
04/02/2015 02:00:00   -43.34    15.37    45.98  289.5   19.0
04/02/2015 02:30:00   -45.09    15.27    47.61  288.7   19.0
04/02/2015 03:00:00   -44.72    12.86    46.53  286.0   19.1
04/02/2015 03:30:00   -45.62    14.19    47.78  287.3   19.0
04/02/2015 04:00:00   -46.43    14.64    48.68  287.5   19.0
04/02/2015 04:30:00   -46.08    14.09    48.19  287.0   19.1
04/02/2015 05:00:00   -42.72    16.49    45.79  291.1   19.1
04/02/2015 05:30:00   -40.51    15.59    43.41  291.0   19.1
04/02/2015 06:00:00   -41.65    18.15    45.43  293.5   19.1
04/02/2015 06:30:00   -39.85    20.16    44.66  296.8   19.2
04/02/2015 07:00:00   -39.80    20.81    44.91  297.6   19.2
04/02/2015 07:30:00   -38.16    20.23    43.19  297.9   19.2
04/02/2015 08:00:00   -37.84    22.47    44.01  300.7   19.2
04/02/2015 08:30:00   -38.27    21.74    44.01  299.6   19.3



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
04/02/2015 00:00:00    19.18     4.46    32.95     0.00     0.00
04/02/2015 00:30:00    19.16     4.46    32.95     0.00     0.00
04/02/2015 01:00:00    19.10     4.46    32.98     0.00     0.00
04/02/2015 01:30:00    19.18     4.46    32.95     0.00     0.00
04/02/2015 02:00:00    19.14     4.46    32.99     0.00     0.00
04/02/2015 02:30:00    19.23     4.48    33.03     0.00     0.00
04/02/2015 03:00:00    19.16     4.48    33.10     0.00     0.00
04/02/2015 03:30:00    18.95     4.47    33.21     0.00     0.00
04/02/2015 04:00:00    19.16     4.48    33.11     0.00     0.00
04/02/2015 04:30:00    19.08     4.48    33.18     0.00     0.00
04/02/2015 05:00:00    19.12     4.49    33.21     0.00     0.00
04/02/2015 05:30:00    19.17     4.50    33.24     0.00     0.00
04/02/2015 06:00:00    19.33     4.51    33.24     0.00     0.00
04/02/2015 06:30:00    19.25     4.51    33.33     0.00     0.00
04/02/2015 07:00:00    19.35     4.52    33.32     0.00     0.00
04/02/2015 07:30:00    19.37     4.53    33.32     0.00     0.00
04/02/2015 08:00:00    19.41     4.53    33.33     0.00     0.00
04/02/2015 08:30:00    19.32     4.53    33.41     0.00     0.00