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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 05/01/2016 12:00 UTC (05/01/2016 07:00 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 34.00 cm/s (0.66 kts) Direction: 329 °T (NNW) Water Temp: 24°C (76 °F)
System Voltage: 0.0 V Signal Strength: 0.0 dB Ping Count: 0
Wind: 0.0 m/s (0.0 kts)
          From 90°T (E)
Air Temp: 13 °C (56 °F)
Relative Humidity:  N/A
Pressure: 1014.4 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
04/30/2016 04:00:00    27.99   -17.49    33.01  122.0   25.5
04/30/2016 22:30:00     4.36    -6.71     8.00  147.0   24.5
04/30/2016 23:00:00     5.29   -11.88    13.00  156.0   24.5
04/30/2016 23:00:00     5.29   -11.88    13.00  156.0   26.5
04/30/2016 23:30:00     8.87   -19.03    21.00  155.0   24.8
05/01/2016 00:00:00    12.86   -15.32    20.00  140.0   25.0
05/01/2016 00:30:00     9.30   -19.94    22.00  155.0   25.0
05/01/2016 01:00:00    21.38   -10.90    24.00  117.0   25.2
05/01/2016 01:30:00     8.63    -8.34    12.00  134.0   25.2
05/01/2016 02:00:00    20.38   -17.71    27.00  131.0   25.5
05/01/2016 02:30:00    26.16   -26.16    37.00  135.0   25.5
05/01/2016 03:00:00    25.23   -27.06    37.00  137.0   25.5
05/01/2016 03:30:00    28.37   -22.16    36.00  128.0   25.5
05/01/2016 04:00:00    27.99   -17.49    33.01  122.0   25.5
05/01/2016 04:30:00    25.77   -10.94    28.00  113.0   25.5
05/01/2016 05:00:00    25.68    -8.34    27.00  108.0   25.5
05/01/2016 06:30:00    16.82    15.69    23.00   47.0   25.2
05/01/2016 07:00:00    15.75    18.11    24.00   41.0   25.2
05/01/2016 07:30:00    11.33    13.99    18.00   39.0   25.2
05/01/2016 08:00:00     8.71    13.42    16.00   33.0   25.0
05/01/2016 08:30:00     5.85    19.13    20.00   17.0   25.0
05/01/2016 09:00:00    -1.67    23.94    24.00  356.0   25.0
05/01/2016 09:30:00    -9.50    16.45    19.00  330.0   24.0
05/01/2016 10:00:00    -5.95    22.22    23.00  345.0   24.5
05/01/2016 10:30:00    -8.03    24.73    26.00  342.0   24.5
05/01/2016 11:00:00    -8.65    26.63    28.00  342.0   24.5
05/01/2016 11:30:00   -13.50    23.38    27.00  330.0   24.5
05/01/2016 12:00:00   -17.51    29.14    34.00  329.0   24.5



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
12/02/2015 00:00:00    20.39    42.15    30.04     0.00     0.00
12/02/2015 01:00:00    20.31    41.93    29.92     0.00     0.00
12/02/2015 02:00:00    20.32    41.97    29.94     0.00     0.00
12/02/2015 03:00:00    20.23    41.66    29.76     0.00     0.00
12/02/2015 04:00:00     0.00     0.00     0.00     0.00     0.00
12/02/2015 05:00:00  -273.15   -10.00     0.25     0.00     0.00
12/02/2015 06:00:00     0.00     0.00     0.00     0.00     0.00
12/02/2015 07:00:00  -273.15   -10.00     0.25     0.00     0.00