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 12/17/2017 13:30 UTC (12/17/2017 07:30 CST)
29° 38.1000'N   93° 38.5020'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 32 feet (9 meters)
Speed: 13.65 cm/s (0.27 kts) Direction: 250 °T (WSW) Water Temp: 15°C (59 °F)
System Voltage: 12.4 V Signal Strength: -8.7 dB Ping Count: 139
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
12/17/2017 06:00:00   -35.66   -13.13    38.00  249.8   15.3
12/17/2017 06:30:00   -32.94    -8.08    33.92  256.2   15.3
12/17/2017 07:00:00   -21.16    -4.00    21.53  259.3   15.3
12/17/2017 07:30:00   -16.63    -1.15    16.67  266.0   15.3
12/17/2017 08:00:00   -19.53   -12.15    23.00  238.1   15.3
12/17/2017 08:30:00   -13.09    -5.34    14.14  247.8   15.3
12/17/2017 09:00:00   -21.10    -9.88    23.30  244.9   15.3
12/17/2017 09:30:00   -21.35   -11.09    24.06  242.6   15.3
12/17/2017 10:00:00   -12.15   -11.44    16.69  226.7   15.3
12/17/2017 10:30:00   -10.00    -7.26    12.36  234.0   15.3
12/17/2017 11:00:00    -6.30    -6.17     8.82  225.6   15.3
12/17/2017 11:30:00    -9.56    -5.96    11.27  238.1   15.2
12/17/2017 12:00:00   -10.71    -4.10    11.47  249.1   15.2
12/17/2017 12:30:00    -9.61    -0.96     9.66  264.3   15.2
12/17/2017 13:00:00    -8.19    -0.80     8.23  264.4   15.2
12/17/2017 13:30:00   -12.86    -4.59    13.65  250.4   15.2



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
12/17/2017 06:00:00    15.24     3.80    30.39     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 06:30:00    15.24     3.80    30.34     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 07:00:00    15.25     3.78    30.22     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 07:30:00    15.30     3.77    30.07     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 08:00:00    15.31     3.77    30.06     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 08:30:00    15.31     3.77    30.05     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 09:00:00    15.30     3.77    30.02     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 09:30:00    15.29     3.76    30.00     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 10:00:00    15.29     3.76    29.99     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 10:30:00    15.27     3.76    29.96     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 11:00:00    15.24     3.75    29.94     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 11:30:00    15.22     3.75    29.90     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 12:00:00    15.20     3.74    29.90     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 12:30:00    15.18     3.74    29.86     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 13:00:00    15.17     3.74    29.86     0.00     0.00
12/17/2017 13:30:00    15.16     3.73    29.85     0.00     0.00