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 09/22/2017 08:30 UTC (09/22/2017 03:30 CDT)
26° 13.0080'N   96° 29.9880'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 204 feet (62 meters)
Speed: 17.24 cm/s (0.34 kts) Direction: 325 °T (NW) Water Temp: 29°C (84 °F)
System Voltage: 12.1 V Signal Strength: -1.7 dB Ping Count: 141
Wind: 6.8 m/s (13.2 kts)
          From 180°T (S)
Air Temp: N/A
Relative Humidity:  N/A
Pressure: 1011.4 mb (29.87 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
09/22/2017 00:00:00   -12.14    30.39    32.73  338.2   29.3
09/22/2017 00:30:00   -14.70    28.57    32.13  332.8   29.3
09/22/2017 01:00:00   -14.81    28.30    31.94  332.4   29.3
09/22/2017 01:30:00   -10.89    27.47    29.55  338.4   29.2
09/22/2017 02:00:00   -15.13    25.89    29.99  329.7   29.2
09/22/2017 02:30:00   -13.99    25.69    29.25  331.4   29.2
09/22/2017 03:00:00   -16.40    26.09    30.82  327.8   29.2
09/22/2017 03:30:00   -18.24    27.23    32.77  326.2   29.2
09/22/2017 04:00:00   -19.16    30.62    36.12  328.0   29.1
09/22/2017 04:30:00   -16.65    30.69    34.92  331.5   29.2
09/22/2017 05:00:00   -10.85    24.52    26.81  336.1   29.2
09/22/2017 05:30:00    -7.11    21.52    22.66  341.7   29.1
09/22/2017 06:00:00    -9.61    14.54    17.43  326.5   29.1
09/22/2017 06:30:00    -7.18    12.25    14.20  329.6   29.1
09/22/2017 07:00:00    -6.20    13.34    14.71  335.1   29.1
09/22/2017 07:30:00    -3.90    17.30    17.73  347.3   29.0
09/22/2017 08:00:00    -7.88    17.96    19.61  336.3   29.0
09/22/2017 08:30:00    -9.91    14.11    17.24  324.9   29.0



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
09/22/2017 00:00:00    29.29    57.84    35.17     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 00:30:00    29.26    57.79    35.15     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 01:00:00    29.24    57.71    35.11     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 01:30:00    29.17    57.61    35.10     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 02:00:00    29.15    57.59    35.09     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 02:30:00    29.16    57.56    35.06     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 03:00:00    29.15    57.56    35.07     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 03:30:00    29.13    57.58    35.10     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 04:00:00    29.16    57.61    35.10     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 04:30:00    29.17    57.61    35.09     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 05:00:00    29.15    57.62    35.12     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 05:30:00    29.10    57.61    35.15     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 06:00:00    29.09    57.62    35.15     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 06:30:00    29.08    57.71    35.22     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 07:00:00    29.02    57.76    35.31     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 07:30:00    29.01    57.80    35.34     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 08:00:00    29.02    57.80    35.34     0.00     0.00
09/22/2017 08:30:00    29.01    57.84    35.37     0.00     0.00