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 10/20/2017 12:00 UTC (10/20/2017 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: 31.00 cm/s (0.60 kts) Direction: 315 °T (NW) Water Temp: 26°C (79 °F)
System Voltage: 0.0 V Signal Strength: 0.0 dB Ping Count: 0
Wind: 7.6 m/s (14.8 kts)
          From 212°T (SSW)
Air Temp: 27 °C (80 °F)
Relative Humidity:  86 %
Pressure: 1008.0 mb (29.76 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
10/19/2017 22:30:00   -54.50    19.84    58.00  290.0   26.2
10/19/2017 23:00:00   -41.35    15.05    44.00  290.0   26.5
10/19/2017 23:30:00   -58.33    17.83    60.99  287.0   26.2
10/19/2017 23:30:00   -58.33    17.83    60.99  287.0   26.8
10/20/2017 00:00:00   -39.21    11.99    41.00  287.0   26.5
10/20/2017 00:30:00   -59.89    16.05    62.00  285.0   26.5
10/20/2017 01:00:00   -62.22     9.86    63.00  279.0   26.5
10/20/2017 01:30:00   -56.78     4.97    57.00  275.0   26.5
10/20/2017 02:00:00   -42.94     2.25    43.00  273.0   26.8
10/20/2017 02:30:00   -44.99    -0.79    45.00  269.0   26.8
10/20/2017 03:00:00   -40.90    -2.86    41.00  266.0   26.8
10/20/2017 03:30:00   -39.51    -6.26    40.00  261.0   26.5
10/20/2017 04:00:00   -36.44    -6.42    37.00  260.0   26.5
10/20/2017 04:30:00   -33.13    -7.65    34.00  257.0   26.5
10/20/2017 08:00:00   -28.98     7.76    30.00  285.0   26.5
10/20/2017 08:30:00   -28.94    11.11    31.00  291.0   26.5
10/20/2017 09:00:00   -24.85    10.55    27.00  293.0   26.5
10/20/2017 09:30:00   -25.98    15.00    30.00  300.0   26.5
10/20/2017 10:00:00   -26.00    16.88    31.00  303.0   26.5
10/20/2017 10:30:00   -25.08    18.22    31.00  306.0   26.5
10/20/2017 11:00:00   -27.51    19.98    34.00  306.0   26.5
10/20/2017 11:30:00   -23.74    22.92    33.00  314.0   26.5
10/20/2017 12:00:00   -21.92    21.92    31.00  315.0   26.2



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
08/26/2017 00:00:00    27.20    54.26    34.19     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 00:30:00    27.17    54.25    34.21     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 01:00:00    27.17    54.23    34.20     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 01:30:00    27.17    54.24    34.21     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 02:00:00    27.17    54.26    34.22     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 02:30:00    27.23    54.29    34.20     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 03:00:00    27.27    54.32    34.19     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 03:30:00    27.28    54.32    34.19     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 04:00:00    27.31    54.34    34.17     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 04:30:00    27.32    54.35    34.18     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 05:00:00    27.27    54.27    34.15     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 05:30:00    27.27    54.27    34.15     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 06:00:00    27.29    54.31    34.16     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 06:30:00    27.33    54.34    34.16     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 07:00:00    27.31    54.33    34.17     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 07:30:00    27.31    54.33    34.16     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 08:00:00    27.29    54.31    34.17     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 08:30:00    27.29    54.31    34.17     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 09:00:00    27.26    54.28    34.17     0.00     0.00
08/26/2017 09:30:00    27.24    54.24    34.16     0.00     0.00