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TABS Buoy J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 05/30/2016 05:30 UTC (05/30/2016 00:30 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 24.88 cm/s (0.48 kts) Direction: 38 °T (NE) Water Temp: 27°C (80 °F)
System Voltage: 12.6 V Signal Strength: -1.8 dB Ping Count: 133
Wind: 5.6 m/s (10.8 kts)
          From 155°T (SSE)
Air Temp: 27 °C (80 °F)
Relative Humidity:  N/A
Pressure: 1015.4 mb (29.99 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
05/30/2016 00:00:00   -11.27    37.98    39.62  343.5   27.4
05/30/2016 00:30:00    -8.23    35.42    36.36  346.9   27.3
05/30/2016 01:00:00    -8.03    30.29    31.34  345.2   27.2
05/30/2016 01:30:00    -7.96    31.05    32.05  345.6   27.0
05/30/2016 02:00:00    -9.00    32.78    33.99  344.6   26.9
05/30/2016 02:30:00    -3.54    35.00    35.18  354.2   27.0
05/30/2016 03:00:00    -1.19    32.54    32.56  357.9   26.9
05/30/2016 03:30:00     8.15    31.86    32.89   14.3   27.0
05/30/2016 04:00:00     8.19    28.53    29.68   16.0   26.9
05/30/2016 04:30:00    14.01    22.72    26.69   31.7   26.9
05/30/2016 05:00:00    16.38    21.64    27.14   37.1   26.8
05/30/2016 05:30:00    15.23    19.68    24.88   37.7   26.8



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
05/30/2016 00:00:00    27.24    51.97    32.56     0.00     0.00
05/30/2016 00:30:00    27.11    51.91    32.60     0.00     0.00
05/30/2016 01:00:00    26.93    51.79    32.65     0.00     0.00
05/30/2016 01:30:00    26.80    51.85    32.77     0.00     0.00
05/30/2016 02:00:00    26.90    52.10    32.88     0.00     0.00
05/30/2016 02:30:00    26.83    52.06    32.90     0.00     0.00
05/30/2016 03:00:00    26.87    52.16    32.94     0.00     0.00
05/30/2016 03:30:00    26.93    52.18    32.92     0.00     0.00
05/30/2016 04:00:00    26.77    51.94    32.86     0.00     0.00
05/30/2016 04:30:00    26.71    51.85    32.84     0.00     0.00
05/30/2016 05:00:00    26.70    51.78    32.80     0.00     0.00
05/30/2016 05:30:00    26.70    51.85    32.84     0.00     0.00