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 10/19/2018 08:00 UTC (10/19/2018 08:00 UTC)
29° 38.1000'N   93° 38.5020'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 32 feet (9 meters)
Speed: 37.96 cm/s (0.74 kts) Direction: 266 °T (W) Water Temp: 26°C (78 °F)
System Voltage: 11.6 V Signal Strength: -1.6 dB Ping Count: 140
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
10/19/2018 03:30:00   -37.09    -0.06    37.09  269.9   25.5
10/19/2018 04:00:00   -35.77    -4.67    36.07  262.6   25.5
10/19/2018 04:30:00   -38.10    -3.20    38.23  265.2   25.5
10/19/2018 05:00:00   -43.55    -0.52    43.55  269.3   25.5
10/19/2018 05:30:00   -46.25    -9.24    47.16  258.7   25.5
10/19/2018 06:00:00   -47.06    -6.38    47.49  262.3   25.5
10/19/2018 06:30:00   -37.52    -3.45    37.68  264.7   25.5
10/19/2018 07:00:00   -36.82    -1.71    36.86  267.3   25.5
10/19/2018 07:30:00   -35.19    -2.38    35.27  266.1   25.5
10/19/2018 08:00:00   -37.86    -2.82    37.96  265.7   25.5



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
10/19/2018 03:30:00    25.46     3.97    25.03     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 04:00:00    25.47     3.99    25.21     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 04:30:00    25.51     4.03    25.44     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 05:00:00    25.51     4.03    25.43     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 05:30:00    25.44     4.00    25.29     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 06:00:00    25.49     4.00    25.25     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 06:30:00    25.51     4.02    25.36     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 07:00:00    25.53     4.02    25.38     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 07:30:00    25.55     4.02    25.38     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 08:00:00    25.53     4.02    25.39     0.00     0.00