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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 06/25/2016 18:30 UTC (06/25/2016 13:30 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 15.69 cm/s (0.31 kts) Direction: 45 °T (NE) Water Temp: 26°C (78 °F)
System Voltage: 13.1 V Signal Strength: -2.5 dB Ping Count: 136
Wind: 4.6 m/s (9.0 kts)
          From 146°T (SSE)
Air Temp: 27 °C (81 °F)
Relative Humidity:  N/A
Pressure: 1016.2 mb (30.01 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
06/25/2016 00:00:00    -2.28    10.39    10.64  347.6   27.4
06/25/2016 00:30:00    -1.13    12.65    12.70  354.9   27.3
06/25/2016 01:00:00    -0.75    12.23    12.25  356.5   27.3
06/25/2016 01:30:00    -2.79    13.43    13.72  348.3   27.2
06/25/2016 02:00:00    -5.29    14.83    15.75  340.4   27.2
06/25/2016 02:30:00    -3.05    17.90    18.16  350.3   27.2
06/25/2016 03:00:00    -4.50    20.99    21.47  347.9   27.2
06/25/2016 03:30:00    -4.01    24.04    24.37  350.5   27.3
06/25/2016 04:00:00    -4.59    23.51    23.95  349.0   27.3
06/25/2016 04:30:00    -3.39    24.54    24.77  352.1   27.4
06/25/2016 05:00:00    -4.03    26.13    26.44  351.2   27.4
06/25/2016 05:30:00    -4.58    26.25    26.65  350.1   27.4
06/25/2016 06:00:00    -1.48    19.39    19.45  355.6   27.3
06/25/2016 06:30:00    -1.65    15.02    15.11  353.7   27.2
06/25/2016 07:00:00     0.08    14.14    14.14    0.3   27.1
06/25/2016 07:30:00    -0.61    14.46    14.47  357.6   26.9
06/25/2016 08:00:00     0.07     9.76     9.76    0.4   26.7
06/25/2016 08:30:00     1.56    11.49    11.60    7.7   26.6
06/25/2016 09:00:00     5.58    14.46    15.50   21.1   26.6
06/25/2016 09:30:00     0.08    14.90    14.90    0.3   26.5
06/25/2016 10:00:00     0.02     9.60     9.60    0.1   26.5
06/25/2016 10:30:00     4.43     8.75     9.81   26.9   26.4
06/25/2016 11:00:00     3.26     8.85     9.43   20.2   26.3
06/25/2016 11:30:00     6.28    29.72    30.38   11.9   26.2
06/25/2016 12:00:00     9.18    27.26    28.76   18.6   26.1
06/25/2016 12:30:00     8.62    23.06    24.62   20.5   26.1
06/25/2016 13:00:00     9.56    24.49    26.29   21.3   26.0
06/25/2016 13:30:00     9.89    22.44    24.52   23.8   25.9
06/25/2016 14:00:00    10.88    20.98    23.63   27.4   25.9
06/25/2016 14:30:00    11.59    18.33    21.69   32.3   25.9
06/25/2016 15:00:00     8.82    17.34    19.45   27.0   25.8
06/25/2016 15:30:00    12.58    19.36    23.09   33.0   25.8
06/25/2016 16:00:00    12.65    16.15    20.51   38.1   25.8
06/25/2016 16:30:00    14.15    16.81    21.97   40.1   25.8
06/25/2016 17:00:00    11.78    14.54    18.71   39.0   25.8
06/25/2016 17:30:00    12.99    14.74    19.65   41.4   25.8
06/25/2016 18:00:00    10.68    14.71    18.18   36.0   25.8
06/25/2016 18:30:00    11.07    11.12    15.69   44.9   25.8



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
06/25/2016 00:00:00    27.23    55.47    35.04     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 00:30:00    27.19    55.42    35.02     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 01:00:00    27.14    55.35    35.02     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 01:30:00    27.12    55.32    35.01     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 02:00:00    27.11    55.30    35.00     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 02:30:00    27.10    55.29    35.00     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 03:00:00    27.14    55.31    34.99     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 03:30:00    27.21    55.38    34.98     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 04:00:00    27.25    55.41    34.98     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 04:30:00    27.26    55.41    34.96     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 05:00:00    27.25    55.39    34.96     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 05:30:00    27.24    55.38    34.96     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 06:00:00    27.15    55.30    34.98     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 06:30:00    27.04    55.21    35.00     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 07:00:00    26.78    55.03    35.06     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 07:30:00    26.60    54.88    35.09     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 08:00:00    26.51    54.84    35.12     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 08:30:00    26.51    54.84    35.13     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 09:00:00    26.44    54.79    35.14     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 09:30:00    26.40    54.76    35.15     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 10:00:00    26.27    54.67    35.19     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 10:30:00    26.22    54.63    35.20     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 11:00:00    26.09    54.51    35.21     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 11:30:00    26.04    54.49    35.23     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 12:00:00    25.96    54.42    35.25     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 12:30:00    25.89    54.35    35.24     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 13:00:00    25.82    54.28    35.25     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 13:30:00    25.77    54.24    35.26     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 14:00:00    25.74    54.21    35.26     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 14:30:00    25.72    54.20    35.27     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 15:00:00    25.71    54.19    35.27     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 15:30:00    25.66    54.15    35.28     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 16:00:00    25.66    54.14    35.28     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 16:30:00    25.64    54.13    35.27     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 17:00:00    25.70    54.21    35.29     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 17:30:00    25.70    54.19    35.28     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 18:00:00    25.74    54.25    35.29     0.00     0.00
06/25/2016 18:30:00    25.77    54.27    35.28     0.00     0.00