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 04/29/2019 11:00 UTC (04/29/2019 06:00 CDT)
27° 53.7960'N   93° 35.8380'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 295 feet (89 meters)
Speed: 53.98 cm/s (1.05 kts) Direction: 284 °T (WNW) Water Temp: 23°C (73 °F)
System Voltage: 11.9 V Signal Strength: -25.3 dB Ping Count: 126
Wind: 1.3 m/s (2.6 kts)
          From 306°T (NW)
Air Temp: 12 °C (54 °F)
Relative Humidity:  0 %
Pressure: 1011.9 mb (29.88 inHg)
Waves: 0.7 m (2.2 ft) @ 6 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
04/29/2019 00:00:00    -7.94    -3.22     8.57  247.9   24.8
04/29/2019 00:30:00    -4.95    -7.33     8.84  214.0   24.0
04/29/2019 01:00:00   -30.26     1.89    30.32  273.6   23.6
04/29/2019 01:30:00    -5.22   -10.76    11.96  205.9   23.4
04/29/2019 02:00:00     9.21   -23.05    24.82  158.2   23.1
04/29/2019 02:30:00   121.28   -35.22   126.29  106.2   23.0
04/29/2019 03:00:00    13.59    -6.09    14.89  114.1   22.8
04/29/2019 03:30:00   161.82     8.31   162.03   87.1   22.8
04/29/2019 04:00:00    23.08    17.94    29.23   52.1   22.9
04/29/2019 04:30:00   -33.01    13.03    35.49  291.5   22.8
04/29/2019 05:00:00    -0.27    15.56    15.56  359.0   22.6
04/29/2019 05:30:00   100.15    19.85   102.10   78.8   22.4
04/29/2019 06:00:00    21.73    -5.76    22.48  104.8   22.6
04/29/2019 06:30:00    38.45    12.53    40.44   72.0   22.9
04/29/2019 07:00:00    25.86    -1.90    25.93   94.2   22.9
04/29/2019 07:30:00   -30.84     3.86    31.08  277.1   22.8
04/29/2019 08:00:00   -31.80   -12.01    33.99  249.3   22.5
04/29/2019 08:30:00   -52.97   -37.27    64.77  234.9   22.5
04/29/2019 09:00:00   -24.68     1.57    24.73  273.6   22.3
04/29/2019 09:30:00   -41.26   -16.33    44.37  248.4   22.4
04/29/2019 10:00:00   -36.68    18.54    41.10  296.8   22.4
04/29/2019 10:30:00   -32.30    -1.43    32.33  267.5   22.6
04/29/2019 11:00:00   -52.47    12.66    53.98  283.6   22.6



       
  Today's Wave Data

   Date   |  Time  |Sig Wave Ht| Peak Period|
          |  (UTC) | (meters)  |    (sec)   |
==========+========+===========+============+
04/29/2019 00:20:59      0.6        5
04/29/2019 01:20:59      0.6        6
04/29/2019 02:20:59      0.7        6
04/29/2019 03:20:58      0.7        6
04/29/2019 04:20:59      0.9        6
04/29/2019 05:20:58      1.0        6
04/29/2019 06:20:58      0.8        7
04/29/2019 07:20:59      0.6        5
04/29/2019 08:20:58      0.8        6
04/29/2019 09:20:58      0.8        6
04/29/2019 10:20:58      0.7        6
04/29/2019 11:20:58      0.7        6
       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
04/29/2019 00:00:00    23.90     0.17     0.08     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 00:30:00    23.77     0.17     0.09     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 01:00:00    23.83     0.18     0.09     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 01:30:00    23.66     0.19     0.10     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 02:00:00    23.65     0.20     0.10     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 02:30:00    23.02     0.20     0.10     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 03:00:00    22.89     0.21     0.11     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 03:30:00    23.00     0.21     0.11     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 04:00:00    22.91     0.21     0.11     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 04:30:00    23.02     0.21     0.11     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 05:00:00    22.61     0.22     0.11     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 05:30:00    22.45     0.22     0.11     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 06:00:00    23.14     0.22     0.11     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 06:30:00    23.05     0.22     0.11     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 07:00:00    22.84     0.22     0.11     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 07:30:00    22.67     0.22     0.11     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 08:00:00    22.81     0.23     0.12     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 08:30:00    22.71     0.23     0.12     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 09:00:00    22.70     0.22     0.11     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 09:30:00    22.64     0.22     0.11     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 10:00:00    22.97     0.22     0.11     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 10:30:00    22.90     0.22     0.11     0.00     0.00
04/29/2019 11:00:00    23.04     0.22     0.11     0.00     0.00