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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 08/28/2015 13:30 UTC (08/28/2015 08:30 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 11.13 cm/s (0.22 kts) Direction: 185 °T (S) Water Temp: 28°C (83 °F)
System Voltage: 12.1 V Signal Strength: -4.3 dB Ping Count: 147
Wind: 2.9 m/s (5.7 kts)
          From 295°T (WNW)
Air Temp: 27 °C (81 °F)
Relative Humidity:  69 %
Pressure: 1014.6 mb (29.96 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
08/28/2015 00:00:00     5.45   -19.93    20.66  164.7   28.6
08/28/2015 00:30:00     2.53   -19.01    19.18  172.4   28.6
08/28/2015 01:00:00     4.85   -18.69    19.31  165.5   28.6
08/28/2015 01:30:00     3.92   -20.68    21.05  169.3   28.6
08/28/2015 02:00:00     3.15   -21.03    21.26  171.5   28.5
08/28/2015 02:30:00     2.88   -21.23    21.42  172.3   28.5
08/28/2015 03:00:00    -0.27   -20.41    20.41  180.8   28.5
08/28/2015 03:30:00    -1.58   -21.00    21.06  184.3   28.5
08/28/2015 04:00:00    -2.25   -19.49    19.62  186.6   28.5
08/28/2015 04:30:00    -3.42   -19.28    19.58  190.1   28.4
08/28/2015 05:00:00    -5.24   -18.78    19.50  195.6   28.4
08/28/2015 05:30:00    -5.27   -17.89    18.65  196.4   28.4
08/28/2015 06:00:00    -3.82   -16.05    16.50  193.4   28.4
08/28/2015 06:30:00    -4.53   -16.08    16.71  195.7   28.4
08/28/2015 07:00:00    -4.08   -14.25    14.82  196.0   28.4
08/28/2015 07:30:00    -5.00   -14.21    15.06  199.4   28.4
08/28/2015 08:00:00    -5.42   -11.56    12.77  205.1   28.3
08/28/2015 08:30:00    -5.01   -11.05    12.13  204.4   28.3
08/28/2015 09:00:00    -2.94   -11.04    11.42  194.9   28.3
08/28/2015 09:30:00    -2.19   -10.24    10.47  192.1   28.3
08/28/2015 10:00:00    -1.63   -12.41    12.52  187.5   28.3
08/28/2015 10:30:00    -2.45   -11.96    12.21  191.6   28.3
08/28/2015 11:00:00    -1.42   -11.42    11.51  187.1   28.3
08/28/2015 11:30:00    -1.07   -11.82    11.87  185.2   28.3
08/28/2015 12:00:00    -1.38   -10.52    10.61  187.5   28.3
08/28/2015 12:30:00    -2.29   -10.15    10.41  192.7   28.3
08/28/2015 13:00:00    -0.72    -9.61     9.64  184.3   28.3
08/28/2015 13:30:00    -0.97   -11.09    11.13  185.0   28.3



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
08/28/2015 00:00:00    28.69     5.89    36.36     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 00:30:00    28.67     5.89    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 01:00:00    28.65     5.89    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 01:30:00    28.63     5.88    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 02:00:00    28.60     5.88    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 02:30:00    28.58     5.88    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 03:00:00    28.57     5.88    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 03:30:00    28.54     5.87    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 04:00:00    28.53     5.87    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 04:30:00    28.50     5.87    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 05:00:00    28.48     5.87    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 05:30:00    28.46     5.87    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 06:00:00    28.45     5.86    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 06:30:00    28.43     5.86    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 07:00:00    28.43     5.86    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 07:30:00    28.42     5.86    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 08:00:00    28.41     5.86    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 08:30:00    28.40     5.86    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 09:00:00    28.39     5.86    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 09:30:00    28.38     5.86    36.36     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 10:00:00    28.38     5.86    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 10:30:00    28.36     5.85    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 11:00:00    28.35     5.85    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 11:30:00    28.35     5.85    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 12:00:00    28.33     5.85    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 12:30:00    28.33     5.85    36.36     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 13:00:00    28.34     5.85    36.35     0.00     0.00
08/28/2015 13:30:00    28.34     5.85    36.36     0.00     0.00