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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 10/25/2014 22:30 UTC (10/25/2014 17:30 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 5.34 cm/s (0.10 kts) Direction: 244 °T (WSW) Water Temp: 28°C (82 °F)
System Voltage: 13.1 V Signal Strength: -1.8 dB Ping Count: 132
Wind: 3.4 m/s (6.7 kts)
          From 74°T (ENE)
Air Temp: 25 °C (78 °F)
Relative Humidity:  70 %
Pressure: 1018.5 mb (30.08 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
10/25/2014 00:00:00    -4.23     0.88     4.32  281.8   27.6
10/25/2014 00:30:00    -3.43     0.10     3.43  271.7   27.6
10/25/2014 01:00:00    -5.30     0.16     5.30  271.7   27.6
10/25/2014 01:30:00    -5.14     2.57     5.75  296.6   27.6
10/25/2014 02:00:00    -6.33     3.28     7.13  297.4   27.6
10/25/2014 02:30:00    -4.58     2.41     5.18  297.8   27.5
10/25/2014 03:00:00    -5.96     2.28     6.38  290.9   27.5
10/25/2014 03:30:00    -3.35    -0.59     3.40  260.0   27.5
10/25/2014 04:00:00    -4.72     4.96     6.85  316.4   27.5
10/25/2014 04:30:00    -5.25     2.07     5.64  291.5   27.5
10/25/2014 05:00:00    -4.87     1.93     5.24  291.6   27.5
10/25/2014 05:30:00    -4.21     3.08     5.22  306.2   27.4
10/25/2014 06:00:00    -5.57     2.62     6.16  295.2   27.4
10/25/2014 06:30:00    -4.15     3.23     5.26  307.9   27.4
10/25/2014 07:00:00    -1.85     1.84     2.61  314.8   27.4
10/25/2014 07:30:00    -4.88     2.28     5.39  295.0   27.4
10/25/2014 08:00:00    -3.21     2.51     4.07  308.0   27.4
10/25/2014 08:30:00    -3.56     5.77     6.78  328.3   27.4
10/25/2014 09:00:00    -4.13     5.63     6.98  323.7   27.4
10/25/2014 09:30:00    -1.07     6.05     6.14  350.0   27.4
10/25/2014 10:00:00    -3.53     5.99     6.95  329.5   27.4
10/25/2014 10:30:00    -2.74     4.73     5.47  329.9   27.3
10/25/2014 11:00:00    -1.44     4.19     4.43  341.0   27.3
10/25/2014 11:30:00    -2.71     6.81     7.33  338.3   27.3
10/25/2014 12:00:00    -3.19     5.98     6.78  331.9   27.3
10/25/2014 12:30:00    -0.91     5.68     5.75  350.9   27.3
10/25/2014 13:00:00    -1.57     4.37     4.64  340.2   27.3
10/25/2014 13:30:00    -1.51     5.21     5.42  343.8   27.3
10/25/2014 14:00:00     0.46     4.67     4.69    5.6   27.3
10/25/2014 14:30:00    -1.81     3.48     3.92  332.5   27.3
10/25/2014 15:00:00    -2.44     3.86     4.57  327.7   27.3
10/25/2014 15:30:00    -1.16     4.13     4.29  344.3   27.3
10/25/2014 16:00:00    -0.26     4.23     4.24  356.5   27.4
10/25/2014 16:30:00    -1.74     4.41     4.74  338.5   27.4
10/25/2014 17:00:00     0.30     2.27     2.29    7.5   27.4
10/25/2014 17:30:00    -0.75     2.47     2.58  343.1   27.4
10/25/2014 18:00:00    -2.29     2.99     3.77  322.6   27.5
10/25/2014 18:30:00    -0.49     0.22     0.54  294.2   27.5
10/25/2014 19:00:00     0.13     0.41     0.43   17.6   27.6
10/25/2014 19:30:00    -1.14    -2.10     2.39  208.5   27.6
10/25/2014 20:00:00     0.79    -0.90     1.20  138.7   27.6
10/25/2014 20:30:00    -0.73    -1.81     1.95  202.0   27.6
10/25/2014 21:00:00    -3.03    -2.28     3.79  233.0   27.7
10/25/2014 21:30:00    -0.88    -1.24     1.52  215.4   27.7
10/25/2014 22:00:00    -4.08    -2.47     4.77  238.8   27.7
10/25/2014 22:30:00    -4.78    -2.37     5.34  243.6   27.7



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
10/25/2014 00:00:00    27.57     5.65    35.51     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 00:30:00    27.55     5.65    35.52     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 01:00:00    27.53     5.65    35.52     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 01:30:00    27.51     5.64    35.52     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 02:00:00    27.49     5.64    35.52     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 02:30:00    27.47     5.64    35.53     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 03:00:00    27.44     5.64    35.53     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 03:30:00    27.42     5.64    35.53     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 04:00:00    27.42     5.64    35.53     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 04:30:00    27.41     5.64    35.54     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 05:00:00    27.40     5.63    35.54     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 05:30:00    27.38     5.63    35.54     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 06:00:00    27.36     5.63    35.54     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 06:30:00    27.36     5.63    35.54     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 07:00:00    27.35     5.63    35.55     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 07:30:00    27.34     5.63    35.54     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 08:00:00    27.33     5.63    35.55     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 08:30:00    27.30     5.63    35.55     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 09:00:00    27.31     5.63    35.55     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 09:30:00    27.30     5.63    35.56     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 10:00:00    27.30     5.63    35.56     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 10:30:00    27.28     5.63    35.56     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 11:00:00    27.27     5.62    35.56     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 11:30:00    27.25     5.62    35.57     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 12:00:00    27.24     5.62    35.57     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 12:30:00    27.23     5.62    35.57     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 13:00:00    27.22     5.62    35.58     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 13:30:00    27.22     5.62    35.58     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 14:00:00    27.22     5.62    35.59     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 14:30:00    27.23     5.62    35.59     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 15:00:00    27.24     5.63    35.59     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 15:30:00    27.28     5.63    35.59     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 16:00:00    27.31     5.63    35.59     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 16:30:00    27.33     5.64    35.60     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 17:00:00    27.36     5.64    35.60     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 17:30:00    27.39     5.64    35.60     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 18:00:00    27.43     5.65    35.60     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 18:30:00    27.48     5.65    35.60     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 19:00:00    27.52     5.66    35.60     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 19:30:00    27.55     5.66    35.60     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 20:00:00    27.60     5.67    35.61     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 20:30:00    27.60     5.67    35.60     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 21:00:00    27.64     5.67    35.60     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 21:30:00    27.61     5.67    35.60     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 22:00:00    27.60     5.66    35.59     0.00     0.00
10/25/2014 22:30:00    27.64     5.67    35.59     0.00     0.00