Texas General Land Office
 Texas General Land Office
 George P. Bush, Commissioner

 Oil Spill Prevention
 & Response

Texas Automated Buoy System
Real Time Ocean Observations
Supporting Oil Spill Prevention and
Response since 1995
Geochemical and Environmental Research Group

TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 02/25/2017 08:00 UTC (02/25/2017 02:00 CST)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 11.62 cm/s (0.23 kts) Direction: 218 °T (SW) Water Temp: 22°C (71 °F)
System Voltage: 11.6 V Signal Strength: -2.5 dB Ping Count: 134
Wind: 6.2 m/s (12.0 kts)
          From 29°T (NNE)
Air Temp: 22 °C (71 °F)
Relative Humidity:  67 %
Pressure: 1012.9 mb (29.91 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
02/25/2017 00:00:00     0.09    -3.35     3.35  178.5   21.9
02/25/2017 00:30:00    -0.57    -3.21     3.26  190.1   21.9
02/25/2017 01:00:00    -0.64    -5.00     5.04  187.3   21.9
02/25/2017 01:30:00    -0.75    -7.29     7.33  185.9   21.8
02/25/2017 02:00:00    -4.96    -6.14     7.89  218.9   21.8
02/25/2017 02:30:00    -3.51    -7.40     8.19  205.4   21.8
02/25/2017 03:00:00    -5.25    -8.55    10.03  211.6   21.8
02/25/2017 03:30:00    -6.00    -6.96     9.19  220.8   21.8
02/25/2017 04:00:00    -7.68    -9.30    12.06  219.6   21.7
02/25/2017 04:30:00    -9.07    -9.81    13.36  222.8   21.7
02/25/2017 05:00:00    -7.78    -7.72    10.96  225.2   21.7
02/25/2017 05:30:00    -7.72    -8.11    11.20  223.6   21.7
02/25/2017 06:00:00    -7.14    -6.20     9.46  229.0   21.7
02/25/2017 06:30:00   -10.53   -10.30    14.73  225.6   21.7
02/25/2017 07:00:00    -9.16    -9.71    13.35  223.3   21.7
02/25/2017 07:30:00   -10.79   -11.68    15.90  222.7   21.7
02/25/2017 08:00:00    -7.18    -9.14    11.62  218.2   21.7



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
02/25/2017 00:00:00    21.89    49.40    34.64     0.00     0.00
02/25/2017 00:30:00    21.85    49.36    34.64     0.00     0.00
02/25/2017 01:00:00    21.83    49.34    34.64     0.00     0.00
02/25/2017 01:30:00    21.80    49.30    34.64     0.00     0.00
02/25/2017 02:00:00    21.78    49.29    34.64     0.00     0.00
02/25/2017 02:30:00    21.77    49.28    34.64     0.00     0.00
02/25/2017 03:00:00    21.74    49.25    34.64     0.00     0.00
02/25/2017 03:30:00    21.72    49.23    34.64     0.00     0.00
02/25/2017 04:00:00    21.71    49.22    34.64     0.00     0.00
02/25/2017 04:30:00    21.70    49.21    34.64     0.00     0.00
02/25/2017 05:00:00    21.69    49.20    34.64     0.00     0.00
02/25/2017 05:30:00    21.68    49.19    34.64     0.00     0.00
02/25/2017 06:00:00    21.68    49.18    34.64     0.00     0.00
02/25/2017 06:30:00    21.68    49.18    34.64     0.00     0.00
02/25/2017 07:00:00    21.68    49.18    34.64     0.00     0.00
02/25/2017 07:30:00    21.70    49.20    34.64     0.00     0.00
02/25/2017 08:00:00    21.68    49.18    34.63     0.00     0.00