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 V -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy V Conditions at 01/20/2019 18:00 UTC (01/20/2019 12:00 CST)
27° 53.7960'N   93° 35.8380'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 295 feet (89 meters)
Speed: 16.78 cm/s (0.33 kts) Direction: 11 °T (N) Water Temp: 21°C (70 °F)
System Voltage: 12.5 V Signal Strength: -2.2 dB Ping Count: 138
Wind: 7.3 m/s (14.2 kts)
          From 337°T (NNW)
Air Temp: N/A
Relative Humidity:  N/A
Pressure: 1026.8 mb (30.32 inHg)
Waves: 1.9 m (6.3 ft) @ 7 sec
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
01/20/2019 00:00:00    12.78    -6.49    14.33  116.9   21.3
01/20/2019 00:30:00    21.26    -4.39    21.71  101.7   21.3
01/20/2019 01:00:00    12.53    -7.39    14.55  120.5   21.2
01/20/2019 01:30:00    15.51   -14.00    20.89  132.1   21.2
01/20/2019 02:00:00    16.44    -7.96    18.27  115.8   21.2
01/20/2019 02:30:00    18.30     1.09    18.33   86.6   21.2
01/20/2019 03:00:00    18.10    -8.52    20.01  115.2   21.1
01/20/2019 03:30:00    13.62   -11.69    17.95  130.6   21.1
01/20/2019 04:00:00    18.66    -5.67    19.50  106.9   21.1
01/20/2019 04:30:00    10.63    -8.61    13.68  129.0   21.1
01/20/2019 05:00:00    13.96     1.83    14.08   82.5   21.0
01/20/2019 05:30:00    12.90    -2.84    13.21  102.4   21.0
01/20/2019 06:00:00    11.35    -6.32    12.99  119.1   21.0
01/20/2019 06:30:00     8.12    -5.63     9.88  124.7   21.0
01/20/2019 07:00:00     7.70    -4.80     9.07  121.9   21.0
01/20/2019 07:30:00    11.39    -6.68    13.20  120.4   21.0
01/20/2019 08:00:00     7.97    -5.26     9.55  123.4   21.0
01/20/2019 08:30:00    10.24    -2.23    10.48  102.3   21.0
01/20/2019 09:00:00     7.46    -8.28    11.14  138.0   20.9
01/20/2019 09:30:00     3.78    -6.35     7.39  149.2   20.9
01/20/2019 10:00:00     5.82    -8.94    10.67  146.9   20.9
01/20/2019 10:30:00     5.39     0.45     5.41   85.2   20.9
01/20/2019 11:00:00     3.59    -9.65    10.30  159.6   20.9
01/20/2019 11:30:00     1.38    -4.23     4.45  161.9   20.9
01/20/2019 12:00:00     3.34    -9.58    10.15  160.8   20.9
01/20/2019 12:30:00    -1.79    -6.39     6.64  195.6   20.9
01/20/2019 13:00:00    -1.28    -0.94     1.59  233.7   20.9
01/20/2019 13:30:00    -0.35    -1.19     1.24  196.4   20.9
01/20/2019 14:00:00    -2.82     0.26     2.83  275.3   20.9
01/20/2019 14:30:00    -2.20     4.76     5.24  335.2   20.9
01/20/2019 15:00:00    -5.06     4.07     6.49  308.8   20.9
01/20/2019 15:30:00    -3.10     3.90     4.98  321.5   21.0
01/20/2019 16:00:00    -4.75     9.19    10.34  332.7   21.0
01/20/2019 16:30:00    -5.99    13.88    15.12  336.7   21.0
01/20/2019 17:00:00     0.34    19.93    19.93    1.0   21.1
01/20/2019 17:30:00     1.85    16.39    16.49    6.4   21.1
01/20/2019 18:00:00     3.06    16.50    16.78   10.5   21.2



       
  Today's Wave Data

   Date   |  Time  |Sig Wave Ht| Peak Period|
          |  (UTC) | (meters)  |    (sec)   |
==========+========+===========+============+
01/20/2019 00:20:58      3.6        9
01/20/2019 01:20:58      3.8        8
01/20/2019 02:20:58      3.9        8
01/20/2019 03:20:59      3.6        8
01/20/2019 04:20:58      3.7        9
01/20/2019 05:20:58      3.9        8
01/20/2019 06:21:00      3.6        8
01/20/2019 07:20:58      3.2        9
01/20/2019 08:20:58      3.4        8
01/20/2019 09:20:59      3.3        8
01/20/2019 10:20:58      3.1        8
01/20/2019 11:20:58      3.0        8
01/20/2019 12:20:58      3.0        8
01/20/2019 13:20:59      2.7        8
01/20/2019 14:20:59      2.5        8
01/20/2019 15:20:58      2.7        8
01/20/2019 16:20:59      2.4        7
01/20/2019 17:21:00      2.1        7
01/20/2019 18:20:59      1.9        7
       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
01/20/2019 00:00:00    21.29    50.97    36.39     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 00:30:00    21.27    50.95    36.39     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 01:00:00    21.25    50.93    36.40     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 01:30:00    21.22    50.88    36.39     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 02:00:00    21.19    50.85    36.39     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 02:30:00    21.15    50.81    36.39     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 03:00:00    21.14    50.79    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 03:30:00    21.12    50.78    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 04:00:00    21.09    50.73    36.37     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 04:30:00    21.09    50.74    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 05:00:00    21.05    50.70    36.39     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 05:30:00    21.03    50.68    36.39     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 06:00:00    21.02    50.68    36.39     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 06:30:00    21.01    50.65    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 07:00:00    21.01    50.65    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 07:30:00    21.01    50.65    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 08:00:00    21.02    50.66    36.37     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 08:30:00    20.98    50.62    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 09:00:00    21.00    50.65    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 09:30:00    21.00    50.64    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 10:00:00    20.96    50.60    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 10:30:00    20.93    50.56    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 11:00:00    20.95    50.58    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 11:30:00    20.95    50.59    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 12:00:00    20.92    50.55    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 12:30:00    20.93    50.56    36.37     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 13:00:00    20.94    50.58    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 13:30:00    20.95    50.59    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 14:00:00    20.97    50.60    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 14:30:00    20.96    50.61    36.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 15:00:00    20.98    50.63    36.39     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 15:30:00    21.03    50.68    36.39     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 16:00:00    21.05    50.72    36.39     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 16:30:00    21.11    50.79    36.40     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 17:00:00    21.15    50.83    36.41     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 17:30:00    21.19    50.88    36.40     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 18:00:00    21.17    50.86    36.41     0.00     0.00