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 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 W -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy W Conditions at 08/18/2018 05:30 UTC (08/18/2018 00:30 CDT)
28° 21.0420'N   96° 0.3480'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 72 feet (21 meters)
Speed: 13.55 cm/s (0.26 kts) Direction: 60 °T (ENE) Water Temp: 29°C (85 °F)
System Voltage: 12.6 V Signal Strength: -1.8 dB Ping Count: 122
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
08/18/2018 05:00:00    12.51     9.96    15.99   51.5   29.5
08/18/2018 05:30:00    11.75     6.74    13.55   60.2   29.4



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
08/18/2018 05:00:00    29.43     5.98    36.41     0.00     0.00
08/18/2018 05:30:00    29.39     5.98    36.41     0.00     0.00