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 R -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy R Conditions at 06/26/2017 22:30 UTC (06/26/2017 17:30 CDT)
29° 38.1000'N   93° 38.5020'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 32 feet (9 meters)
Speed: 17.17 cm/s (0.33 kts) Direction: 286 °T (WNW) Water Temp: 29°C (85 °F)
System Voltage: 12.7 V Signal Strength: -6.1 dB Ping Count: 189
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
06/26/2017 04:30:00   -22.69    16.88    28.28  306.6   29.6
06/26/2017 05:00:00   -18.55    18.51    26.21  314.9   29.5
06/26/2017 05:30:00   -27.07    18.99    33.07  305.1   29.5
06/26/2017 06:00:00   -20.07    21.75    29.60  317.3   29.4
06/26/2017 06:30:00   -23.18    23.47    32.99  315.4   29.3
06/26/2017 07:00:00   -19.71    22.37    29.81  318.6   29.2
06/26/2017 07:30:00   -26.74    28.93    39.40  317.3   29.2
06/26/2017 08:00:00   -24.76    23.31    34.01  313.3   29.1
06/26/2017 08:30:00   -25.59    19.59    32.23  307.4   29.1
06/26/2017 09:00:00   -24.55     9.42    26.30  291.0   29.0
06/26/2017 09:30:00   -29.36     8.74    30.63  286.6   29.0
06/26/2017 10:00:00   -25.19     1.84    25.26  274.2   28.9
06/26/2017 10:30:00   -30.21     1.38    30.24  272.6   28.9
06/26/2017 11:00:00   -17.50    -3.53    17.85  258.6   28.9
06/26/2017 11:30:00   -12.33    -6.92    14.14  240.7   28.9
06/26/2017 12:00:00   -11.01    -7.88    13.54  234.4   28.8
06/26/2017 12:30:00   -11.94    -9.06    14.99  232.8   28.8
06/26/2017 13:00:00   -10.88    -8.05    13.53  233.5   28.8
06/26/2017 13:30:00   -13.14    -8.48    15.64  237.2   28.7
06/26/2017 14:00:00    -9.65    -7.38    12.15  232.6   28.7
06/26/2017 14:30:00    -9.81    -5.30    11.15  241.6   28.8
06/26/2017 15:00:00    -8.26    -3.86     9.12  245.0   28.7
06/26/2017 15:30:00    -8.92    -1.79     9.10  258.7   28.6
06/26/2017 16:00:00   -12.82    -0.84    12.85  266.3   28.5
06/26/2017 16:30:00   -13.40    -0.54    13.41  267.7   28.4
06/26/2017 17:00:00   -13.71     0.24    13.71  271.0   28.4
06/26/2017 17:30:00   -10.32    -0.77    10.35  265.7   28.5
06/26/2017 18:00:00   -10.44     3.55    11.03  288.8   28.5
06/26/2017 18:30:00    -9.02    -2.74     9.43  253.1   28.6
06/26/2017 19:00:00   -12.66    -0.78    12.68  266.5   28.8
06/26/2017 19:30:00   -16.56    -2.69    16.78  260.8   28.9
06/26/2017 20:00:00   -13.77     1.73    13.88  277.2   29.1
06/26/2017 20:30:00   -13.81     3.76    14.31  285.2   29.2
06/26/2017 21:00:00   -13.50     5.22    14.47  291.1   29.2
06/26/2017 21:30:00   -17.73     3.88    18.15  282.3   29.3
06/26/2017 22:00:00   -14.59     6.82    16.11  295.1   29.3
06/26/2017 22:30:00   -16.52     4.69    17.17  285.8   29.2



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
06/26/2017 04:30:00    29.55     2.52    13.95     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 05:00:00    29.50     2.57    14.21     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 05:30:00    29.46     2.59    14.38     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 06:00:00    29.40     2.61    14.53     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 06:30:00    29.27     2.60    14.53     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 07:00:00    29.25     2.63    14.68     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 07:30:00    29.15     2.60    14.55     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 08:00:00    29.08     2.59    14.47     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 08:30:00    29.08     2.61    14.59     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 09:00:00    28.94     2.56    14.35     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 09:30:00    28.95     2.55    14.28     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 10:00:00    28.94     2.55    14.26     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 10:30:00    28.93     2.53    14.17     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 11:00:00    28.91     2.52    14.12     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 11:30:00    28.88     2.49    13.94     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 12:00:00    28.81     2.45    13.71     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 12:30:00    28.82     2.43    13.60     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 13:00:00    28.77     2.40    13.42     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 13:30:00    28.74     2.36    13.15     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 14:00:00    28.73     2.34    13.05     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 14:30:00    28.77     2.36    13.17     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 15:00:00    28.70     2.41    13.52     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 15:30:00    28.58     2.45    13.76     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 16:00:00    28.42     2.42    13.62     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 16:30:00    28.45     2.42    13.64     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 17:00:00    28.40     2.43    13.73     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 17:30:00    28.59     2.47    13.89     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 18:00:00    28.61     2.49    14.00     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 18:30:00    28.62     2.50    14.07     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 19:00:00    28.85     2.51    14.08     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 19:30:00    29.02     2.51    14.04     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 20:00:00    29.19     2.52    14.05     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 20:30:00    29.25     2.54    14.11     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 21:00:00    29.27     2.51    13.92     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 21:30:00    29.32     2.49    13.82     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 22:00:00    29.36     2.48    13.73     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 22:30:00    29.21     2.48    13.77     0.00     0.00