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 11/22/2017 10:00 UTC (11/22/2017 04:00 CST)
26° 13.0080'N   96° 29.9880'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 204 feet (62 meters)
Speed: 36.31 cm/s (0.71 kts) Direction: 155 °T (SSE) Water Temp: 26°C (78 °F)
System Voltage: 12.3 V Signal Strength: -1.8 dB Ping Count: 127
Wind: 6.9 m/s (13.4 kts)
          From 91°T (E)
Air Temp: N/A
Relative Humidity:  N/A
Pressure: 1014.4 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
11/22/2017 00:00:00    18.68   -31.41    36.54  149.3   25.2
11/22/2017 00:30:00    20.09   -36.89    42.01  151.4   25.2
11/22/2017 01:00:00    17.42   -37.47    41.32  155.1   25.1
11/22/2017 01:30:00    18.67   -37.56    41.94  153.6   25.1
11/22/2017 02:00:00    19.93   -38.53    43.38  152.6   25.1
11/22/2017 02:30:00    19.91   -38.15    43.03  152.4   25.1
11/22/2017 03:00:00    19.01   -37.04    41.63  152.8   25.1
11/22/2017 03:30:00    18.73   -36.97    41.44  153.1   25.1
11/22/2017 04:00:00    15.08   -35.06    38.17  156.7   25.1
11/22/2017 04:30:00    15.10   -34.06    37.26  156.1   25.2
11/22/2017 05:00:00    13.96   -33.39    36.19  157.3   25.2
11/22/2017 05:30:00    15.79   -36.34    39.62  156.5   25.3
11/22/2017 06:00:00    13.87   -34.06    36.78  157.8   25.3
11/22/2017 06:30:00    15.23   -37.28    40.27  157.8   25.2
11/22/2017 07:00:00    14.15   -36.51    39.16  158.8   25.3
11/22/2017 07:30:00    15.40   -37.19    40.25  157.5   25.3
11/22/2017 08:00:00    14.29   -36.86    39.53  158.8   25.3
11/22/2017 08:30:00    16.21   -36.98    40.38  156.3   25.4
11/22/2017 09:00:00    13.41   -34.83    37.32  158.9   25.4
11/22/2017 09:30:00    13.75   -34.85    37.46  158.5   25.4
11/22/2017 10:00:00    15.57   -32.80    36.31  154.6   25.5



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
11/22/2017 04:30:00    25.23    53.35    35.03     0.00     0.00
11/22/2017 05:00:00    25.17    53.34    35.06     0.00     0.00
11/22/2017 05:30:00    25.19    53.36    35.06     0.00     0.00
11/22/2017 06:00:00    25.25    53.42    35.06     0.00     0.00