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 02/25/2018 23:00 UTC (02/25/2018 17:00 CST)
26° 13.0080'N   96° 29.9880'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 204 feet (62 meters)
Speed: 34.98 cm/s (0.68 kts) Direction: 64 °T (ENE) Water Temp: 21°C (69 °F)
System Voltage: 13.0 V Signal Strength: -1.4 dB Ping Count: 134
Wind: 3.5 m/s (6.8 kts)
          From 140°T (SE)
Air Temp: 21 °C (69 °F)
Relative Humidity:  96 %
Pressure: 1012.2 mb (29.89 inHg)
Waves: 1.4 m (4.5 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
02/25/2018 00:00:00    11.04     5.71    12.43   62.7   20.7
02/25/2018 00:30:00    11.63     8.60    14.46   53.5   20.6
02/25/2018 01:00:00     9.38     4.59    10.44   63.9   20.7
02/25/2018 01:30:00    12.31     9.55    15.58   52.2   20.7
02/25/2018 02:00:00     9.55     9.06    13.16   46.5   20.7
02/25/2018 02:30:00     7.89     9.07    12.02   41.0   20.7
02/25/2018 03:00:00     5.59    10.19    11.62   28.7   20.7
02/25/2018 03:30:00    12.40    11.94    17.21   46.1   20.6
02/25/2018 04:00:00     6.49     9.85    11.80   33.4   20.6
02/25/2018 04:30:00    11.47     9.76    15.06   49.6   20.6
02/25/2018 05:00:00    11.69    12.37    17.02   43.4   20.6
02/25/2018 05:30:00    13.17    12.76    18.34   45.9   20.6
02/25/2018 06:00:00    10.29    13.16    16.71   38.0   20.6
02/25/2018 06:30:00    17.67    10.23    20.42   59.9   20.6
02/25/2018 07:00:00    18.55     9.20    20.71   63.6   20.6
02/25/2018 07:30:00    15.28     5.17    16.13   71.3   20.6
02/25/2018 08:00:00    16.64     7.78    18.37   64.9   20.6
02/25/2018 08:30:00    16.85     9.26    19.23   61.2   20.6
02/25/2018 09:00:00     9.76     4.50    10.75   65.2   20.6
02/25/2018 09:30:00    13.71     8.69    16.23   57.6   20.6
02/25/2018 10:00:00    14.11     7.47    15.97   62.1   20.5
02/25/2018 10:30:00    16.59     3.87    17.04   76.9   20.5
02/25/2018 11:00:00     9.66     6.23    11.49   57.2   20.5
02/25/2018 11:30:00     6.08     1.57     6.28   75.5   20.5
02/25/2018 12:00:00     4.61     2.17     5.10   64.8   20.5
02/25/2018 12:30:00     8.33     3.52     9.04   67.1   20.5
02/25/2018 13:00:00     8.63     6.09    10.56   54.8   20.5
02/25/2018 13:30:00     6.69     6.39     9.25   46.3   20.4
02/25/2018 14:00:00     3.13     4.45     5.44   35.1   20.5
02/25/2018 14:30:00     5.75     6.37     8.58   42.1   20.5
02/25/2018 15:00:00     6.02     6.15     8.61   44.4   20.5
02/25/2018 15:30:00     3.68     8.42     9.19   23.6   20.5
02/25/2018 16:00:00     8.99    13.20    15.97   34.3   20.5
02/25/2018 16:30:00    11.32    12.94    17.19   41.2   20.6
02/25/2018 17:00:00    11.43    14.93    18.80   37.4   20.6
02/25/2018 17:30:00     8.11    19.88    21.47   22.2   20.6
02/25/2018 18:00:00     3.71    21.52    21.84    9.8   20.6
02/25/2018 18:30:00    12.34    26.61    29.33   24.9   20.6
02/25/2018 19:00:00    15.79    29.26    33.25   28.4   20.7
02/25/2018 19:30:00    18.56    29.25    34.64   32.4   20.7
02/25/2018 20:00:00    22.07    30.20    37.40   36.2   20.7
02/25/2018 20:30:00    22.53    29.82    37.37   37.1   20.8
02/25/2018 21:00:00    24.13    27.81    36.82   40.9   20.8
02/25/2018 21:30:00    27.15    27.86    38.90   44.3   20.8
02/25/2018 22:00:00    28.11    23.21    36.45   50.5   20.8
02/25/2018 22:30:00    31.07    19.37    36.61   58.1   20.8
02/25/2018 23:00:00    31.38    15.46    34.98   63.8   20.8



       
 

Today's Wave Data    


   Date   |  Time  |Sig Wave Ht| Peak Period|
          |  (UTC) | (meters)  |    (sec)   |
==========+========+===========+============+
02/25/2018 00:20:59      1.6        7
02/25/2018 01:20:58      1.6        8
02/25/2018 02:20:58      1.7        7
02/25/2018 03:21:00      1.4        7
02/25/2018 04:20:59      1.5        8
02/25/2018 05:20:58      1.7        8
02/25/2018 06:21:00      1.9        8
02/25/2018 07:20:59      1.8        8
02/25/2018 08:20:58      1.9        8
02/25/2018 09:20:59      1.9        7
02/25/2018 10:21:04      1.8        8
02/25/2018 11:20:59      1.9        8
02/25/2018 12:21:00      1.8        8
02/25/2018 13:20:59      2.0        7
02/25/2018 14:21:00      1.8        8
02/25/2018 15:20:59      1.8        8
02/25/2018 16:20:59      1.6        7
02/25/2018 17:21:01      1.6        8
02/25/2018 18:20:59      1.7        8
02/25/2018 19:20:59      1.6        8
02/25/2018 20:20:59      1.5        7
02/25/2018 21:20:58      1.4        8
02/25/2018 22:21:00      1.4        7
02/25/2018 23:20:59      1.4        6
       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
02/25/2018 00:00:00    20.68    48.60    35.00     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 00:30:00    20.69    48.63    35.02     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 01:00:00    20.71    48.66    35.03     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 01:30:00    20.71    48.68    35.03     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 02:00:00    20.71    48.67    35.03     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 02:30:00    20.69    48.67    35.04     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 03:00:00    20.68    48.65    35.04     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 03:30:00    20.67    48.63    35.03     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 04:00:00    20.67    48.62    35.03     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 04:30:00    20.66    48.62    35.03     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 05:00:00    20.65    48.60    35.03     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 05:30:00    20.63    48.59    35.02     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 06:00:00    20.62    48.57    35.02     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 06:30:00    20.60    48.50    34.98     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 07:00:00    20.63    48.53    34.98     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 07:30:00    20.59    48.49    34.99     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 08:00:00    20.59    48.47    34.97     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 08:30:00    20.58    48.44    34.95     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 09:00:00    20.59    48.42    34.93     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 09:30:00    20.57    48.38    34.91     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 10:00:00    20.54    48.32    34.89     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 10:30:00    20.53    48.28    34.87     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 11:00:00    20.53    48.27    34.84     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 11:30:00    20.51    48.20    34.81     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 12:00:00    20.52    48.20    34.80     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 12:30:00    20.50    48.15    34.78     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 13:00:00    20.50    48.15    34.78     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 13:30:00    20.47    48.10    34.76     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 14:00:00    20.49    48.11    34.76     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 14:30:00    20.52    48.15    34.76     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 15:00:00    20.54    48.16    34.76     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 15:30:00    20.53    48.10    34.72     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 16:00:00    20.56    48.11    34.69     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 16:30:00    20.58    48.08    34.66     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 17:00:00    20.61    48.08    34.63     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 17:30:00    20.63    48.00    34.55     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 18:00:00    20.60    47.91    34.51     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 18:30:00    20.68    47.97    34.48     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 19:00:00    20.70    47.97    34.47     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 19:30:00    20.67    47.95    34.48     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 20:00:00    20.77    48.01    34.44     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 20:30:00    20.77    47.98    34.42     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 21:00:00    20.86    48.12    34.46     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 21:30:00    20.93    48.18    34.45     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 22:00:00    20.84    48.14    34.49     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 22:30:00    20.84    48.14    34.49     0.00     0.00
02/25/2018 23:00:00    20.94    48.25    34.51     0.00     0.00