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 K -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy K Conditions at 05/29/2017 21:30 UTC (05/29/2017 16:30 CDT)
26° 13.0080'N   96° 29.9880'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 204 feet (62 meters)
Speed: 31.57 cm/s (0.61 kts) Direction: 242 °T (WSW) Water Temp: 27°C (81 °F)
System Voltage: 11.9 V Signal Strength: -2.1 dB Ping Count: 47
Wind: 5.0 m/s (9.8 kts)
          From 154°T (SSE)
Air Temp: 25 °C (77 °F)
Relative Humidity:  86 %
Pressure: 1014.3 mb (29.95 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
05/29/2017 00:00:00    -1.08    11.77    11.82  354.8   27.5
05/29/2017 00:30:00    -5.15     8.78    10.18  329.6   27.5
05/29/2017 01:00:00    -0.42     6.58     6.59  356.3   27.4
05/29/2017 01:30:00    -2.28     4.86     5.37  334.9   27.4
05/29/2017 02:00:00    -5.79     1.00     5.88  279.8   27.4
05/29/2017 02:30:00    -9.57     2.79     9.97  286.3   27.4
05/29/2017 03:00:00   -10.16     2.99    10.59  286.4   27.4
05/29/2017 03:30:00    -8.65     5.09    10.04  300.5   27.4
05/29/2017 04:00:00    -9.46     3.11     9.96  288.2   27.3
05/29/2017 04:30:00   -12.11     1.59    12.21  277.5   27.3
05/29/2017 05:00:00    -9.59     3.80    10.32  291.6   27.3
05/29/2017 05:30:00    -9.75     5.34    11.12  298.7   27.3
05/29/2017 06:00:00   -13.59     4.47    14.31  288.2   27.3
05/29/2017 06:30:00   -11.65    10.80    15.89  312.8   27.3
05/29/2017 07:00:00   -11.62     9.26    14.86  308.6   27.3
05/29/2017 07:30:00   -12.89     7.58    14.95  300.5   27.3
05/29/2017 08:00:00   -14.84    14.43    20.70  314.2   27.3
05/29/2017 08:30:00   -14.27    10.59    17.77  306.6   27.3
05/29/2017 09:00:00   -10.23     9.25    13.79  312.1   27.3
05/29/2017 09:30:00   -10.41    10.16    14.55  314.3   27.3
05/29/2017 10:00:00   -10.34    19.87    22.40  332.5   27.3
05/29/2017 10:30:00     0.12     2.28     2.28    3.0   27.2
05/29/2017 11:00:00     7.13    -2.46     7.54  109.0   27.2
05/29/2017 11:30:00     3.19    -1.91     3.72  120.9   27.2
05/29/2017 12:00:00    -0.81   -10.23    10.26  184.5   27.2
05/29/2017 12:30:00     6.22   -12.02    13.53  152.6   27.2
05/29/2017 13:00:00    -0.45   -17.14    17.15  181.5   27.2
05/29/2017 13:30:00    -3.48   -23.11    23.37  188.6   27.2
05/29/2017 14:00:00    -0.66   -26.74    26.75  181.4   27.1
05/29/2017 14:30:00   -11.59   -26.13    28.59  203.9   27.1
05/29/2017 15:00:00    -9.96   -26.45    28.26  200.6   27.1
05/29/2017 15:30:00   -11.39   -24.60    27.11  204.8   27.1
05/29/2017 16:00:00   -14.62   -27.52    31.16  208.0   27.1
05/29/2017 16:30:00   -13.98   -21.59    25.72  212.9   27.1
05/29/2017 17:00:00   -20.31   -25.77    32.81  218.2   27.1
05/29/2017 17:30:00   -24.25   -22.49    33.07  227.2   27.1
05/29/2017 18:00:00   -22.95   -24.21    33.36  223.5   27.1
05/29/2017 18:30:00   -26.58   -23.16    35.25  228.9   27.2
05/29/2017 19:00:00   -25.54   -24.43    35.34  226.3   27.2
05/29/2017 19:30:00   -22.92   -20.82    30.96  227.7   27.2
05/29/2017 20:00:00   -24.64   -17.78    30.39  234.2   27.2
05/29/2017 20:30:00   -29.11   -16.20    33.31  240.9   27.2
05/29/2017 21:00:00   -27.93   -17.11    32.75  238.5   27.3
05/29/2017 21:30:00   -27.90   -14.77    31.57  242.1   27.3



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
05/29/2017 00:00:00    27.46    57.68    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 00:30:00    27.44    57.66    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 01:00:00    27.42    57.64    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 01:30:00    27.40    57.62    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 02:00:00    27.40    57.61    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 02:30:00    27.38    57.59    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 03:00:00    27.37    57.58    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 03:30:00    27.36    57.57    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 04:00:00    27.35    57.56    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 04:30:00    27.35    57.55    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 05:00:00    27.34    57.55    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 05:30:00    27.34    57.54    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 06:00:00    27.34    57.54    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 06:30:00    27.34    57.55    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 07:00:00    27.35    57.55    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 07:30:00    27.35    57.55    36.42     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 08:00:00    27.34    57.54    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 08:30:00    27.33    57.53    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 09:00:00    27.31    57.51    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 09:30:00    27.30    57.50    36.43     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 10:00:00    27.23    57.30    36.33     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 10:30:00    27.24    57.34    36.36     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 11:00:00    27.24    57.36    36.37     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 11:30:00    27.22    57.33    36.37     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 12:00:00    27.18    57.30    36.38     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 12:30:00    27.18    57.29    36.38     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 13:00:00    27.16    57.27    36.38     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 13:30:00    27.15    57.26    36.37     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 14:00:00    27.13    57.24    36.38     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 14:30:00    27.15    57.26    36.38     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 15:00:00    27.13    57.25    36.38     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 15:30:00    27.12    57.24    36.38     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 16:00:00    27.13    57.25    36.38     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 16:30:00    27.14    57.26    36.38     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 17:00:00    27.15    57.27    36.39     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 17:30:00    27.15    57.29    36.39     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 18:00:00    27.17    57.31    36.40     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 18:30:00    27.19    57.34    36.40     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 19:00:00    27.22    57.38    36.40     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 19:30:00    27.23    57.40    36.41     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 20:00:00    27.26    57.44    36.41     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 20:30:00    27.28    57.47    36.42     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 21:00:00    27.28    57.47    36.42     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 21:30:00    27.28    57.47    36.42     0.00     0.00