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 04/26/2017 20:30 UTC (04/26/2017 15:30 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 39.80 cm/s (0.77 kts) Direction: 25 °T (NNE) Water Temp: 25°C (77 °F)
System Voltage: 12.2 V Signal Strength: -2.2 dB Ping Count: 136
Wind: 3.5 m/s (6.9 kts)
          From 149°T (SSE)
Air Temp: 25 °C (78 °F)
Relative Humidity:  91 %
Pressure: 1000.4 mb (29.54 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
04/26/2017 00:00:00    -4.54    15.35    16.01  343.5   24.4
04/26/2017 00:30:00    -5.42    16.71    17.57  342.0   24.4
04/26/2017 01:00:00    -5.71    15.57    16.58  339.9   24.4
04/26/2017 01:30:00    -9.42    15.12    17.81  328.1   24.4
04/26/2017 02:00:00    -5.29    11.97    13.09  336.2   24.4
04/26/2017 02:30:00    -3.49    15.16    15.56  347.0   24.4
04/26/2017 03:00:00    -1.96    15.44    15.56  352.8   24.4
04/26/2017 03:30:00    -5.25    15.46    16.33  341.2   24.4
04/26/2017 04:00:00    -3.21    16.12    16.44  348.7   24.4
04/26/2017 04:30:00    -2.09    16.19    16.32  352.6   24.4
04/26/2017 05:00:00    -3.34    16.99    17.32  348.9   24.4
04/26/2017 05:30:00    -2.48    15.58    15.78  351.0   24.4
04/26/2017 06:00:00    -4.29    19.09    19.57  347.3   24.4
04/26/2017 06:30:00    -3.85    16.55    16.99  346.9   24.4
04/26/2017 07:00:00    -5.25    18.63    19.36  344.3   24.4
04/26/2017 07:30:00    -3.05    17.60    17.86  350.2   24.4
04/26/2017 08:00:00    -3.76    19.55    19.91  349.1   24.4
04/26/2017 08:30:00    -1.85    22.26    22.34  355.2   24.4
04/26/2017 09:00:00     0.14    20.93    20.93    0.4   24.4
04/26/2017 09:30:00     1.91    22.38    22.46    4.9   24.4
04/26/2017 10:00:00     2.76    21.36    21.54    7.4   24.4
04/26/2017 10:30:00     3.14    22.36    22.58    8.0   24.4
04/26/2017 11:00:00     4.23    24.77    25.13    9.7   24.4
04/26/2017 11:30:00     5.67    24.20    24.86   13.2   24.4
04/26/2017 12:00:00     3.33    22.27    22.52    8.5   24.4
04/26/2017 12:30:00     7.78    24.42    25.63   17.7   24.4
04/26/2017 13:00:00     9.04    27.93    29.36   17.9   24.5
04/26/2017 13:30:00    15.84    28.13    32.28   29.4   24.5
04/26/2017 14:00:00    14.10    29.30    32.52   25.7   24.5
04/26/2017 14:30:00     9.87    29.38    30.99   18.6   24.6
04/26/2017 15:00:00     8.43    32.87    33.93   14.4   24.5
04/26/2017 15:30:00    11.52    31.96    33.97   19.8   24.5
04/26/2017 16:00:00     8.70    35.58    36.63   13.7   24.5
04/26/2017 16:30:00     9.44    35.19    36.43   15.0   24.6
04/26/2017 17:00:00    10.15    34.38    35.85   16.4   24.6
04/26/2017 17:30:00    13.26    33.62    36.14   21.5   24.6
04/26/2017 18:00:00    12.87    42.92    44.81   16.7   24.7
04/26/2017 18:30:00    12.72    39.64    41.63   17.8   24.7
04/26/2017 19:00:00     4.73    33.87    34.20    8.0   24.6
04/26/2017 19:30:00     1.40    22.70    22.74    3.5   24.6
04/26/2017 20:00:00    12.99    32.81    35.29   21.6   24.8
04/26/2017 20:30:00    16.60    36.17    39.80   24.7   24.9



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
04/26/2017 00:00:00    24.40    51.52    34.30     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 00:30:00    24.39    51.51    34.30     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 01:00:00    24.38    51.51    34.31     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 01:30:00    24.38    51.52    34.31     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 02:00:00    24.38    51.54    34.33     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 02:30:00    24.39    51.57    34.35     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 03:00:00    24.40    51.60    34.36     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 03:30:00    24.40    51.63    34.38     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 04:00:00    24.40    51.63    34.39     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 04:30:00    24.39    51.64    34.40     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 05:00:00    24.39    51.66    34.41     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 05:30:00    24.39    51.68    34.43     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 06:00:00    24.40    51.72    34.45     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 06:30:00    24.40    51.75    34.47     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 07:00:00    24.38    51.76    34.49     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 07:30:00    24.37    51.76    34.50     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 08:00:00    24.37    51.77    34.51     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 08:30:00    24.39    51.81    34.53     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 09:00:00    24.41    51.86    34.54     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 09:30:00    24.41    51.87    34.55     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 10:00:00    24.39    51.85    34.56     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 10:30:00    24.38    51.87    34.58     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 11:00:00    24.36    51.87    34.59     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 11:30:00    24.38    51.96    34.64     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 12:00:00    24.39    52.06    34.71     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 12:30:00    24.44    52.20    34.78     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 13:00:00    24.46    52.22    34.78     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 13:30:00    24.49    52.24    34.77     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 14:00:00    24.55    52.29    34.76     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 14:30:00    24.55    52.27    34.74     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 15:00:00    24.49    52.14    34.69     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 15:30:00    24.51    52.15    34.68     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 16:00:00    24.53    52.15    34.66     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 16:30:00    24.55    52.17    34.67     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 17:00:00    24.63    52.29    34.70     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 17:30:00    24.64    52.31    34.71     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 18:00:00    24.67    52.32    34.69     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 18:30:00    24.64    52.26    34.67     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 19:00:00    24.62    52.24    34.67     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 19:30:00    24.63    52.26    34.67     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 20:00:00    24.89    52.56    34.70     0.00     0.00
04/26/2017 20:30:00    24.92    52.59    34.70     0.00     0.00