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 08/19/2017 17:00 UTC (08/19/2017 12:00 CDT)
29° 38.1000'N   93° 38.5020'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 32 feet (9 meters)
Speed: 7.35 cm/s (0.14 kts) Direction: 142 °T (SE) Water Temp: 31°C (87 °F)
System Voltage: 12.7 V Signal Strength: -2.1 dB Ping Count: 126
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
08/18/2017 12:30:00    30.90     6.11    31.50   78.8   30.2
08/18/2017 13:00:00    27.14     4.35    27.49   80.9   30.2
08/18/2017 13:30:00    24.83     1.59    24.88   86.3   30.2
08/18/2017 14:00:00    26.15     0.37    26.15   89.2   30.2
08/18/2017 14:30:00    26.16    -0.74    26.17   91.6   30.2
08/18/2017 15:00:00    30.55    -2.77    30.68   95.2   30.2
08/18/2017 15:30:00    22.65    -8.30    24.12  110.1   30.2
08/18/2017 16:00:00    18.25    -4.58    18.82  104.1   30.3
08/18/2017 16:30:00    24.90    -8.46    26.30  108.8   30.4
08/18/2017 17:00:00    11.35    -6.78    13.22  120.9   30.4
08/18/2017 17:30:00    14.10   -10.79    17.75  127.4   30.5
08/18/2017 18:00:00    16.37   -15.74    22.71  133.9   30.9
08/18/2017 18:30:00    10.58   -14.07    17.60  143.1   30.7
08/18/2017 19:00:00     7.42   -10.56    12.91  144.9   30.6
08/18/2017 19:30:00     2.98    -5.19     5.98  150.1   30.5
08/18/2017 20:00:00     3.54    -5.42     6.47  146.8   30.5
08/18/2017 20:30:00     3.53    -4.09     5.40  139.2   30.5
08/18/2017 21:00:00     2.05    -4.45     4.90  155.3   30.6
08/18/2017 21:30:00     2.90    -4.41     5.28  146.7   30.6
08/18/2017 22:00:00     2.77    -2.92     4.02  136.5   30.7
08/18/2017 22:30:00     3.78    -1.33     4.01  109.4   30.8
08/18/2017 23:00:00     1.31    -1.81     2.23  144.1   30.9
08/18/2017 23:30:00     2.01     2.99     3.60   33.9   30.9
08/19/2017 00:00:00     3.41     4.20     5.41   39.1   30.9
08/19/2017 00:30:00     4.17     4.78     6.34   41.1   30.9
08/19/2017 01:00:00     8.44     6.57    10.70   52.1   31.0
08/19/2017 01:30:00    12.94     9.25    15.91   54.4   31.2
08/19/2017 02:00:00    14.45    14.05    20.15   45.8   31.3
08/19/2017 02:30:00    15.99    17.04    23.37   43.2   31.3
08/19/2017 03:00:00    15.64    21.18    26.33   36.4   31.2
08/19/2017 03:30:00    15.30    21.90    26.72   34.9   31.1
08/19/2017 04:00:00    18.34    26.79    32.47   34.4   31.1
08/19/2017 04:30:00    14.91    21.14    25.87   35.2   31.0
08/19/2017 05:00:00    18.82    23.26    29.92   39.0   31.0
08/19/2017 05:30:00    19.05    24.51    31.04   37.9   31.0
08/19/2017 06:00:00    19.52    20.19    28.08   44.0   30.9
08/19/2017 06:30:00    19.11    15.02    24.31   51.8   30.9
08/19/2017 07:00:00    18.18    12.67    22.16   55.1   30.9
08/19/2017 07:30:00    18.09    13.22    22.41   53.8   30.8
08/19/2017 08:00:00    23.67    12.23    26.64   62.7   30.7
08/19/2017 08:30:00    21.09     7.24    22.30   71.1   30.7
08/19/2017 09:00:00    19.38     3.73    19.74   79.1   30.7
08/19/2017 09:30:00    18.88     3.84    19.27   78.5   30.6
08/19/2017 10:00:00    20.87     1.55    20.93   85.8   30.6
08/19/2017 10:30:00    19.44     0.52    19.45   88.5   30.5
08/19/2017 11:00:00    19.76     0.07    19.76   89.8   30.5
08/19/2017 11:30:00    18.82    -0.47    18.83   91.4   30.4
08/19/2017 12:00:00    21.55     2.45    21.69   83.5   30.4
08/19/2017 12:30:00    27.50    -6.95    28.36  104.2   30.5
08/19/2017 13:00:00    28.80    -9.53    30.34  108.3   30.5
08/19/2017 13:30:00    26.94    -9.88    28.69  110.1   30.4
08/19/2017 14:00:00    26.54    -9.10    28.06  108.9   30.5
08/19/2017 14:30:00    17.09    -8.36    19.03  116.1   30.6
08/19/2017 15:00:00    15.78    -5.70    16.78  109.9   30.6
08/19/2017 15:30:00    12.98    -3.63    13.48  105.6   30.6
08/19/2017 16:00:00     8.60    -2.99     9.10  109.2   30.7
08/19/2017 16:30:00     8.89    -6.84    11.22  127.6   30.7
08/19/2017 17:00:00     4.56    -5.76     7.35  141.6   30.7



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
08/18/2017 12:30:00    30.16     4.96    29.03     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 13:00:00    30.16     4.92    28.80     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 13:30:00    30.17     4.92    28.79     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 14:00:00    30.17     4.89    28.57     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 14:30:00    30.20     4.88    28.54     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 15:00:00    30.24     4.81    28.03     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 15:30:00    30.24     4.82    28.10     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 16:00:00    30.32     4.83    28.14     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 16:30:00    30.54     4.86    28.16     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 17:00:00    30.43     4.85    28.18     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 17:30:00    30.55     4.85    28.10     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 18:00:00    31.05     4.83    27.72     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 18:30:00    30.73     4.81    27.78     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 19:00:00    30.55     4.82    27.92     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 19:30:00    30.55     4.83    27.98     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 20:00:00    30.60     4.84    28.06     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 20:30:00    30.71     4.85    28.05     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 21:00:00    30.68     4.88    28.23     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 21:30:00    30.81     4.91    28.34     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 22:00:00    31.33     4.91    28.04     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 22:30:00    31.37     4.93    28.14     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 23:00:00    31.16     4.95    28.41     0.00     0.00
08/18/2017 23:30:00    31.27     4.95    28.32     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 00:00:00    31.46     4.94    28.20     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 00:30:00    31.26     4.95    28.38     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 01:00:00    31.46     4.94    28.19     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 01:30:00    31.44     4.92    28.09     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 02:00:00    31.35     4.91    28.05     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 02:30:00    31.29     4.89    27.93     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 03:00:00    31.21     4.88    27.91     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 03:30:00    31.16     4.87    27.91     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 04:00:00    31.06     4.88    28.00     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 04:30:00    31.02     4.91    28.23     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 05:00:00    31.01     4.93    28.37     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 05:30:00    31.00     4.95    28.53     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 06:00:00    30.95     4.99    28.76     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 06:30:00    30.90     5.02    29.02     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 07:00:00    30.85     5.05    29.22     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 07:30:00    30.81     5.06    29.33     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 08:00:00    30.73     5.08    29.50     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 08:30:00    30.69     5.08    29.51     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 09:00:00    30.64     5.09    29.60     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 09:30:00    30.62     5.10    29.70     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 10:00:00    30.57     5.10    29.74     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 10:30:00    30.49     5.11    29.83     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 11:00:00    30.47     5.12    29.93     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 11:30:00    30.41     5.13    30.04     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 12:00:00    30.40     5.14    30.13     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 12:30:00    30.53     5.08    29.62     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 13:00:00    30.55     5.08    29.64     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 13:30:00    30.41     4.99    29.14     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 14:00:00    30.44     4.98    29.00     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 14:30:00    30.54     5.01    29.15     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 15:00:00    30.65     5.06    29.45     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 15:30:00    30.65     5.04    29.30     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 16:00:00    30.66     5.04    29.30     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 16:30:00    30.70     5.05    29.32     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 17:00:00    30.73     5.04    29.24     0.00     0.00