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 10/21/2017 15:30 UTC (10/21/2017 10:30 CDT)
29° 38.1000'N   93° 38.5020'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 32 feet (9 meters)
Speed: 11.05 cm/s (0.21 kts) Direction: 263 °T (W) Water Temp: 26°C (78 °F)
System Voltage: 14.0 V Signal Strength: -1.8 dB Ping Count: 127
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
10/21/2017 05:00:00   -15.45    -0.88    15.48  266.7   25.8
10/21/2017 05:30:00   -16.13    -0.79    16.15  267.2   25.8
10/21/2017 06:00:00   -14.48    -2.89    14.77  258.7   25.8
10/21/2017 06:30:00   -17.64    -1.42    17.70  265.4   25.8
10/21/2017 07:00:00   -19.30    -2.35    19.44  263.1   25.7
10/21/2017 07:30:00   -19.98    -2.89    20.19  261.8   25.7
10/21/2017 08:00:00   -19.12    -3.56    19.45  259.5   25.7
10/21/2017 08:30:00   -19.51    -6.40    20.53  251.8   25.7
10/21/2017 09:00:00   -16.76    -7.44    18.34  246.1   25.7
10/21/2017 09:30:00   -16.90    -7.35    18.43  246.5   25.7
10/21/2017 10:00:00   -17.69    -6.71    18.92  249.2   25.7
10/21/2017 10:30:00   -14.43    -7.40    16.22  242.9   25.7
10/21/2017 11:00:00   -13.76    -7.80    15.82  240.5   25.7
10/21/2017 11:30:00    -9.33    -7.86    12.20  229.9   25.7
10/21/2017 12:00:00   -11.42    -8.43    14.19  233.6   25.7
10/21/2017 12:30:00   -12.83    -6.95    14.59  241.6   25.7
10/21/2017 13:00:00   -14.00   -10.74    17.65  232.5   25.7
10/21/2017 13:30:00   -13.36    -5.98    14.64  245.9   25.7
10/21/2017 14:00:00   -15.45    -7.03    16.97  245.5   25.7
10/21/2017 14:30:00   -14.24    -4.22    14.85  253.5   25.7
10/21/2017 15:00:00   -12.44    -4.00    13.07  252.2   25.8
10/21/2017 15:30:00   -10.98    -1.26    11.05  263.5   25.8



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
10/21/2017 05:00:00    25.76     4.41    27.98     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 05:30:00    25.76     4.41    27.98     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 06:00:00    25.75     4.41    27.98     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 06:30:00    25.75     4.41    27.97     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 07:00:00    25.74     4.41    27.96     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 07:30:00    25.73     4.40    27.96     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 08:00:00    25.74     4.41    27.96     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 08:30:00    25.73     4.40    27.95     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 09:00:00    25.72     4.40    27.94     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 09:30:00    25.73     4.40    27.93     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 10:00:00    25.72     4.40    27.93     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 10:30:00    25.72     4.40    27.92     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 11:00:00    25.71     4.40    27.91     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 11:30:00    25.72     4.40    27.91     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 12:00:00    25.71     4.40    27.91     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 12:30:00    25.70     4.40    27.90     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 13:00:00    25.71     4.39    27.90     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 13:30:00    25.71     4.39    27.89     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 14:00:00    25.71     4.39    27.89     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 14:30:00    25.75     4.40    27.88     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 15:00:00    25.79     4.40    27.88     0.00     0.00
10/21/2017 15:30:00    25.85     4.40    27.88     0.00     0.00