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 03/25/2019 20:30 UTC (03/25/2019 15:30 CDT)
26° 13.0080'N   96° 29.9880'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 204 feet (62 meters)
Speed: 34.83 cm/s (0.68 kts) Direction: 190 °T (S) Water Temp: 22°C (72 °F)
System Voltage: 13.5 V Signal Strength: -1.6 dB Ping Count: 129
Wind: 3.5 m/s (6.8 kts)
          From 55°T (NE)
Air Temp: 22 °C (71 °F)
Relative Humidity:  87 %
Pressure: 1018.4 mb (30.07 inHg)
Waves: 1.1 m (3.5 ft) @ 6 sec
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
03/25/2019 00:00:00    -0.37   -10.77    10.78  182.0   20.5
03/25/2019 00:30:00     1.67    -8.53     8.69  168.9   20.7
03/25/2019 01:00:00     0.54    -4.61     4.64  173.3   20.7
03/25/2019 01:30:00    -2.30    -5.53     5.99  202.6   20.7
03/25/2019 02:00:00    -0.84    -6.41     6.46  187.5   20.7
03/25/2019 02:30:00    -3.03    -6.45     7.13  205.2   20.7
03/25/2019 03:00:00    -3.73    -6.16     7.20  211.2   20.6
03/25/2019 03:30:00    -3.41    -2.03     3.97  239.2   20.6
03/25/2019 04:00:00    -2.72    -2.69     3.83  225.3   20.6
03/25/2019 04:30:00    -3.06    -3.06     4.33  225.0   20.6
03/25/2019 05:00:00    -2.04    -3.05     3.67  213.8   20.6
03/25/2019 05:30:00    -8.21    -2.35     8.54  254.0   20.5
03/25/2019 06:00:00   -10.38     0.04    10.38  270.2   20.5
03/25/2019 06:30:00   -11.89    -0.86    11.92  265.9   20.4
03/25/2019 07:00:00   -10.03    -0.64    10.05  266.3   20.3
03/25/2019 07:30:00    -9.74     0.34     9.75  272.0   20.2
03/25/2019 08:00:00   -11.29     1.10    11.34  275.6   20.1
03/25/2019 08:30:00    -8.97     1.61     9.11  280.2   20.1
03/25/2019 09:00:00    -9.29     3.90    10.08  292.8   20.0
03/25/2019 09:30:00   -17.64     5.50    18.48  287.3   19.9
03/25/2019 10:00:00   -39.34   -29.58    49.22  233.1   20.5
03/25/2019 10:30:00   -39.66   -25.53    47.17  237.2   21.2
03/25/2019 11:00:00   -40.13   -23.80    46.66  239.3   21.3
03/25/2019 11:30:00   -41.58   -15.18    44.26  249.9   21.3
03/25/2019 12:00:00   -39.54   -16.61    42.89  247.2   21.2
03/25/2019 12:30:00   -42.68   -10.96    44.06  255.6   21.2
03/25/2019 13:00:00   -30.53   -32.90    44.88  222.9   20.9
03/25/2019 13:30:00   -15.48   -29.69    33.48  207.5   20.3
03/25/2019 14:00:00   -13.24   -29.57    32.40  204.1   20.1
03/25/2019 14:30:00    -1.38   -37.54    37.57  182.1   20.2
03/25/2019 15:00:00    -2.27   -36.11    36.18  183.6   20.6
03/25/2019 15:30:00     1.79   -35.74    35.78  177.1   20.9
03/25/2019 16:00:00     7.73   -33.28    34.17  166.9   21.0
03/25/2019 16:30:00    32.58     9.90    34.05   73.1   21.2
03/25/2019 17:00:00    11.71   -28.14    30.48  157.4   21.5
03/25/2019 17:30:00     8.30   -28.62    29.80  163.8   21.6
03/25/2019 18:00:00     8.09   -25.31    26.57  162.3   21.6
03/25/2019 18:30:00    12.34   -22.70    25.84  151.5   21.7
03/25/2019 19:00:00     5.59   -23.95    24.59  166.9   22.0
03/25/2019 19:30:00    -3.68   -31.43    31.64  186.7   22.6
03/25/2019 20:00:00    -3.15   -35.22    35.36  185.1   22.3
03/25/2019 20:30:00    -5.81   -34.34    34.83  189.6   22.0



       
  Today's Wave Data

   Date   |  Time  |Sig Wave Ht| Peak Period|
          |  (UTC) | (meters)  |    (sec)   |
==========+========+===========+============+
03/25/2019 00:20:58      1.2        6
03/25/2019 01:20:59      1.1        6
03/25/2019 02:20:59      1.1        6
03/25/2019 03:21:00      1.2        6
03/25/2019 04:20:59      1.0        6
03/25/2019 05:21:00      1.1        6
03/25/2019 06:20:59      1.1        6
03/25/2019 07:21:03      1.1        6
03/25/2019 08:20:59      1.3        6
03/25/2019 09:20:59      1.1        6
03/25/2019 10:20:59      1.2        6
03/25/2019 11:21:00      1.3        6
03/25/2019 12:20:59      1.2        6
03/25/2019 13:21:00      1.3        6
03/25/2019 14:21:00      1.1        7
03/25/2019 15:20:59      1.1        6
03/25/2019 16:20:59      1.1        6
03/25/2019 17:20:59      1.2        6
03/25/2019 18:20:58      1.1        6
03/25/2019 19:20:59      1.1        6
03/25/2019 20:20:58      1.1        6
       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
03/25/2019 00:00:00    20.60    46.76    33.58     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 00:30:00    20.71    46.84    33.55     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 01:00:00    20.72    46.86    33.57     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 01:30:00    20.59    46.76    33.58     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 02:00:00    20.64    46.88    33.65     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 02:30:00    20.65    47.00    33.73     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 03:00:00    20.59    47.07    33.84     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 03:30:00    20.55    47.17    33.94     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 04:00:00    20.59    47.25    33.98     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 04:30:00    20.53    47.30    34.07     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 05:00:00    20.54    47.28    34.05     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 05:30:00    20.49    47.28    34.08     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 06:00:00    20.42    47.23    34.10     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 06:30:00    20.28    47.34    34.30     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 07:00:00    20.20    47.50    34.50     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 07:30:00    20.13    47.61    34.64     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 08:00:00    20.08    47.67    34.73     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 08:30:00    20.01    47.67    34.79     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 09:00:00    19.95    47.66    34.83     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 09:30:00    19.85    47.51    34.80     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 10:00:00    21.34    47.25    33.39     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 10:30:00    21.34    47.01    33.19     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 11:00:00    21.29    47.13    33.33     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 11:30:00    21.20    47.28    33.52     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 12:00:00    21.21    46.82    33.15     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 12:30:00    21.11    47.19    33.52     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 13:00:00    20.58    46.98    33.77     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 13:30:00    19.92    45.55    33.14     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 14:00:00    20.05    45.35    32.87     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 14:30:00    20.45    45.08    32.34     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 15:00:00    20.88    43.87    31.06     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 15:30:00    21.14    43.69    30.73     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 16:00:00    20.99    42.95    30.25     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 16:30:00    21.59    42.65    29.60     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 17:00:00    21.79    42.40    29.28     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 17:30:00    21.98    42.14    28.94     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 18:00:00    21.70    41.72    28.81     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 18:30:00    22.05    41.55    28.45     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 19:00:00    22.63    41.45    28.00     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 19:30:00    23.17    41.38    27.61     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 20:00:00    21.90    41.33    28.39     0.00     0.00
03/25/2019 20:30:00    22.33    41.41    28.17     0.00     0.00