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 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 12/17/2017 12:00 UTC (12/17/2017 06:00 CST)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 47.00 cm/s (0.91 kts) Direction: 8 °T (N) Water Temp: 18°C (65 °F)
System Voltage: 0.0 V Signal Strength: 0.0 dB Ping Count: 0
Wind: 7.6 m/s (14.8 kts)
          From 212°T (SSW)
Air Temp: 27 °C (80 °F)
Relative Humidity:  86 %
Pressure: 1008.0 mb (29.76 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
12/14/2017 02:00:00   -28.53    -9.27    30.00  252.0   18.8
12/15/2017 22:30:00   -24.98     0.87    25.00  272.0   19.0
12/15/2017 23:00:00   -28.96     1.52    29.00  273.0   19.0
12/15/2017 23:00:00   -28.96     1.52    29.00  273.0   19.0
12/15/2017 23:30:00   -25.00    -0.44    25.00  269.0   19.0
12/16/2017 00:00:00     0.80    22.99    23.00    2.0   19.0
12/16/2017 00:30:00   -22.94    -1.60    23.00  266.0   19.0
12/16/2017 01:00:00   -22.83    -7.42    24.01  252.0   19.0
12/16/2017 01:30:00   -27.28    -6.30    28.00  257.0   19.0
12/16/2017 02:00:00   -28.53    -9.27    30.00  252.0   18.8
12/16/2017 02:30:00   -29.80    -8.54    31.00  254.0   19.0
12/16/2017 03:00:00   -26.49   -14.08    30.00  242.0   18.8
12/16/2017 03:30:00   -28.37    -9.77    30.01  251.0   18.8
12/16/2017 04:00:00   -31.20   -10.74    33.00  251.0   18.8
12/16/2017 04:30:00   -39.20   -19.98    44.00  243.0   18.8
12/16/2017 05:00:00   -30.67   -20.69    37.00  236.0   18.8
12/16/2017 07:00:00   -41.53   -11.13    43.00  255.0   18.5
12/16/2017 07:30:00   -37.09   -12.05    39.00  252.0   18.5
12/16/2017 08:00:00   -41.90    -9.67    43.00  257.0   18.5
12/16/2017 08:30:00   -38.04   -12.36    40.00  252.0   18.5
12/16/2017 09:00:00   -34.71   -15.46    38.00  246.0   18.5
12/16/2017 09:30:00   -26.84   -17.43    32.00  237.0   18.8
12/16/2017 10:00:00   -34.82   -23.49    42.00  236.0   18.8
12/16/2017 10:30:00   -38.28   -14.69    41.00  249.0   18.5
12/16/2017 11:00:00   -34.71   -15.46    38.00  246.0   18.5
12/16/2017 11:30:00   -39.39    -6.95    40.00  260.0   18.5
12/16/2017 12:00:00   -46.97     1.64    47.00  272.0   18.2
12/16/2017 12:30:00   -33.38   -13.49    36.00  248.0   18.8
12/16/2017 14:30:00   -28.74   -11.61    31.00  248.0   19.0
12/16/2017 18:00:00   -28.53    -9.27    30.00  252.0   26.8
12/17/2017 07:00:00   -41.53   -11.13    43.00  255.0   18.5
12/17/2017 12:00:00     6.54    46.54    47.00    8.0   18.2



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
08/26/2017 00:00:00    27.20    54.26    34.19     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 00:30:00    27.17    54.25    34.21     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 01:00:00    27.17    54.23    34.20     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 01:30:00    27.17    54.24    34.21     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 02:00:00    27.17    54.26    34.22     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 02:30:00    27.23    54.29    34.20     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 03:00:00    27.27    54.32    34.19     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 03:30:00    27.28    54.32    34.19     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 04:00:00    27.31    54.34    34.17     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 04:30:00    27.32    54.35    34.18     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 05:00:00    27.27    54.27    34.15     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 05:30:00    27.27    54.27    34.15     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 06:00:00    27.29    54.31    34.16     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 06:30:00    27.33    54.34    34.16     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 07:00:00    27.31    54.33    34.17     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 07:30:00    27.31    54.33    34.16     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 08:00:00    27.29    54.31    34.17     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 08:30:00    27.29    54.31    34.17     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 09:00:00    27.26    54.28    34.17     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 09:30:00    27.24    54.24    34.16     0.00     0.00