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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 05/23/2015 23:30 UTC (05/23/2015 18:30 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 4.66 cm/s (0.09 kts) Direction: 323 °T (NW) Water Temp: 26°C (79 °F)
System Voltage: 11.7 V Signal Strength: -2.4 dB Ping Count: 134
Wind: 7.9 m/s (15.3 kts)
          From 141°T (SE)
Air Temp: 26 °C (79 °F)
Relative Humidity:  87 %
Pressure: 1011.4 mb (29.87 inHg)

  


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Today's Velocity Data (download)

   Date   |  Time  |   East |   North|   Speed|  Dir | WaterT |
          |  (UTC) |  (cm/s)|  (cm/s)|  (cm/s)| (°T) |  (°C)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
05/23/2015 00:00:00     8.69     9.72    13.04   41.8   26.1
05/23/2015 00:30:00    14.04    11.38    18.07   51.0   25.9
05/23/2015 01:00:00     9.68     8.30    12.75   49.4   25.8
05/23/2015 01:30:00     7.21     7.75    10.59   42.9   25.8
05/23/2015 02:00:00    16.90    11.03    20.18   56.9   25.9
05/23/2015 02:30:00    17.77     7.53    19.30   67.0   26.0
05/23/2015 03:00:00    18.49     7.66    20.01   67.5   26.0
05/23/2015 03:30:00    18.59     2.86    18.81   81.3   26.0
05/23/2015 04:00:00    20.06     1.34    20.10   86.2   26.1
05/23/2015 04:30:00    20.51     0.63    20.52   88.2   26.2
05/23/2015 05:00:00    19.31    -3.16    19.57   99.3   26.1
05/23/2015 05:30:00    26.10    -4.55    26.49   99.9   26.1
05/23/2015 06:00:00    23.70   -11.75    26.45  116.4   26.1
05/23/2015 06:30:00    24.95   -11.40    27.43  114.6   26.2
05/23/2015 07:00:00    21.63   -10.78    24.17  116.5   26.2
05/23/2015 07:30:00    22.62    -7.09    23.71  107.4   26.2
05/23/2015 08:00:00    18.62   -10.33    21.29  119.0   26.2
05/23/2015 08:30:00    15.53    -6.83    16.97  113.7   26.2
05/23/2015 09:00:00    14.43    -7.70    16.36  118.1   26.1
05/23/2015 09:30:00    14.88    -6.92    16.41  114.9   26.1
05/23/2015 10:00:00    11.23    -8.07    13.83  125.7   26.1
05/23/2015 10:30:00    12.20    -7.82    14.49  122.7   26.1
05/23/2015 11:00:00    10.53    -7.83    13.12  126.6   26.1
05/23/2015 11:30:00     4.18    -4.61     6.22  137.8   26.1
05/23/2015 12:00:00     4.68    -5.66     7.34  140.4   26.1
05/23/2015 12:30:00     4.42    -4.18     6.08  133.4   26.0
05/23/2015 13:00:00     3.54    -0.76     3.62  102.1   26.0
05/23/2015 13:30:00     2.55     1.63     3.03   57.4   26.0
05/23/2015 14:00:00     2.21    -0.47     2.26  102.0   26.0
05/23/2015 14:30:00     1.28     0.32     1.32   76.0   26.0
05/23/2015 15:00:00     0.98     3.15     3.30   17.3   26.0
05/23/2015 15:30:00     2.14     1.29     2.50   58.9   26.0
05/23/2015 16:00:00     1.37     1.50     2.03   42.4   26.0
05/23/2015 16:30:00    -1.26     0.76     1.47  301.1   26.1
05/23/2015 17:00:00    -0.90     2.58     2.73  340.8   26.1
05/23/2015 17:30:00    -1.44     3.14     3.45  335.4   26.0
05/23/2015 18:00:00    -1.76     1.37     2.23  307.9   26.0
05/23/2015 18:30:00    -2.31     1.13     2.57  296.1   26.0
05/23/2015 19:00:00    -3.20     2.82     4.27  311.4   26.0
05/23/2015 19:30:00    -3.14     2.33     3.91  306.6   26.0
05/23/2015 20:00:00    -0.99     1.99     2.22  333.6   26.0
05/23/2015 20:30:00    -3.16     2.99     4.35  313.4   26.0
05/23/2015 21:00:00     0.26     2.95     2.96    5.0   26.0
05/23/2015 21:30:00    -1.76     5.00     5.30  340.6   26.1
05/23/2015 22:00:00    -0.75     5.40     5.45  352.1   26.0
05/23/2015 22:30:00    -1.92     5.01     5.37  339.0   26.0
05/23/2015 23:00:00    -0.98     3.98     4.10  346.2   26.0
05/23/2015 23:30:00    -2.82     3.71     4.66  322.8   26.0



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
05/23/2015 00:00:00    26.07     5.03    32.22     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 00:30:00    25.92     5.01    32.13     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 01:00:00    25.75     4.96    31.94     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 01:30:00    25.89     4.97    31.88     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 02:00:00    26.06     4.99    31.91     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 02:30:00    26.14     4.99    31.85     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 03:00:00    25.99     4.95    31.67     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 03:30:00    26.05     4.93    31.50     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 04:00:00    26.22     4.94    31.47     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 04:30:00    26.20     4.95    31.55     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 05:00:00    26.18     4.95    31.57     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 05:30:00    26.13     4.95    31.59     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 06:00:00    26.15     4.92    31.38     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 06:30:00    26.26     4.93    31.33     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 07:00:00    26.24     4.93    31.33     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 07:30:00    26.25     4.93    31.32     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 08:00:00    26.23     4.92    31.32     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 08:30:00    26.23     4.92    31.32     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 09:00:00    26.21     4.92    31.32     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 09:30:00    26.20     4.92    31.32     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 10:00:00    26.18     4.92    31.32     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 10:30:00    26.16     4.92    31.32     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 11:00:00    26.14     4.92    31.32     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 11:30:00    26.12     4.91    31.32     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 12:00:00    26.11     4.91    31.32     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 12:30:00    26.10     4.91    31.32     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 13:00:00    26.10     4.91    31.32     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 13:30:00    26.07     4.91    31.33     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 14:00:00    26.07     4.91    31.33     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 14:30:00    26.05     4.91    31.33     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 15:00:00    26.07     4.91    31.33     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 15:30:00    26.08     4.91    31.34     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 16:00:00    26.10     4.92    31.34     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 16:30:00    26.13     4.92    31.35     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 17:00:00    26.13     4.92    31.36     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 17:30:00    26.12     4.92    31.36     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 18:00:00    26.12     4.92    31.37     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 18:30:00    26.09     4.92    31.38     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 19:00:00    26.07     4.92    31.39     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 19:30:00    26.04     4.92    31.41     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 20:00:00    26.08     4.92    31.41     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 20:30:00    26.09     4.93    31.43     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 21:00:00    26.13     4.93    31.44     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 21:30:00    26.15     4.94    31.46     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 22:00:00    26.07     4.92    31.43     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 22:30:00    26.10     4.93    31.45     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 23:00:00    26.11     4.93    31.47     0.00     0.00
05/23/2015 23:30:00    26.04     4.93    31.47     0.00     0.00