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 W -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy W Conditions at 08/19/2017 19:00 UTC (08/19/2017 14:00 CDT)
28° 21.0420'N   96° 0.3480'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 72 feet (21 meters)
Speed: 11.14 cm/s (0.22 kts) Direction: 243 °T (WSW) Water Temp: 30°C (86 °F)
System Voltage: 13.9 V Signal Strength: -3.5 dB Ping Count: 141
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
08/19/2017 02:30:00   -20.39    12.42    23.87  301.3   30.4
08/19/2017 03:00:00   -21.25    13.02    24.92  301.5   30.4
08/19/2017 03:30:00   -21.92    15.50    26.85  305.3   30.3
08/19/2017 04:00:00   -20.60    12.84    24.27  301.9   30.3
08/19/2017 04:30:00   -23.42    13.98    27.28  300.8   30.2
08/19/2017 05:00:00   -20.74    16.50    26.50  308.5   30.1
08/19/2017 05:30:00   -18.31    15.75    24.15  310.7   30.1
08/19/2017 06:00:00   -16.93    16.09    23.36  313.5   30.0
08/19/2017 06:30:00   -13.93    16.29    21.43  319.5   30.0
08/19/2017 07:00:00   -13.94    14.28    19.96  315.7   30.0
08/19/2017 07:30:00   -14.33    13.78    19.88  313.9   30.0
08/19/2017 08:00:00   -11.45    10.98    15.86  313.8   30.0
08/19/2017 08:30:00    -8.98    12.45    15.35  324.2   30.0
08/19/2017 09:00:00   -10.94     8.68    13.97  308.4   30.0
08/19/2017 09:30:00    -6.50     9.71    11.68  326.2   29.9
08/19/2017 10:00:00    -7.74     8.05    11.17  316.1   29.9
08/19/2017 10:30:00    -7.58     7.11    10.39  313.2   29.9
08/19/2017 10:30:00    -7.58     7.11    10.39  313.2   29.9
08/19/2017 11:00:00    -5.92     6.99     9.16  319.7   29.9
08/19/2017 11:30:00    -2.75     5.24     5.92  332.3   29.9
08/19/2017 12:00:00    -4.96     4.60     6.76  312.8   29.9
08/19/2017 12:30:00    -6.38     4.92     8.06  307.6   29.9
08/19/2017 13:00:00    -3.38     4.20     5.39  321.2   29.9
08/19/2017 13:30:00    -3.47     4.42     5.62  321.9   29.9
08/19/2017 14:00:00    -2.53     2.86     3.82  318.5   29.9
08/19/2017 14:30:00    -4.12     0.09     4.12  271.3   29.9
08/19/2017 15:00:00    -2.17     3.51     4.13  328.3   29.9
08/19/2017 15:30:00    -3.49    -1.28     3.72  249.9   29.9
08/19/2017 16:00:00    -6.77    -3.84     7.78  240.4   29.9
08/19/2017 16:30:00    -6.29    -2.90     6.93  245.2   30.0
08/19/2017 17:00:00    -6.55    -2.52     7.02  249.0   30.0
08/19/2017 17:30:00    -8.96    -4.67    10.10  242.5   30.0
08/19/2017 18:00:00    -9.53    -4.02    10.34  247.1   30.1
08/19/2017 18:30:00   -10.08    -3.03    10.53  253.3   30.1
08/19/2017 19:00:00    -9.95    -5.00    11.14  243.3   30.1



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
08/19/2017 02:30:00    30.75     5.99    35.46     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 03:00:00     0.00     5.98     0.00     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 03:30:00     0.00     5.97     0.00     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 04:00:00     0.00     5.97    63.08     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 04:30:00     0.00     5.96    63.00     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 05:00:00     0.00     5.95    62.86     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 05:30:00     0.00     0.00    -0.02     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 06:00:00     0.00     0.00    -0.02     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 06:30:00     0.00     5.95    62.80     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 07:00:00     0.00     0.00    -0.02     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 07:30:00     0.00     5.96    62.91     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 08:00:00    30.39     0.00     0.14     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 08:30:00     0.00     0.00    -0.02     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 09:00:00     0.00     0.00    -0.02     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 09:30:00     0.00     5.96    63.01     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 10:00:00     0.00     0.00    -0.02     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 10:30:00     0.00     5.96     0.00     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 10:30:00     0.00     5.96     0.00     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 11:00:00     0.00     0.00    -0.02     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 11:30:00     0.00     5.96     0.00     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 12:00:00     0.00     5.96    63.00     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 12:30:00     0.00     5.96    63.00     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 13:00:00    30.23     5.96    35.69     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 13:30:00     0.00     5.96    63.01     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 14:00:00     0.00     5.96    63.02     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 14:30:00     0.00     5.97    63.03     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 15:00:00     0.00     5.97    63.08     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 15:30:00     0.00     5.97    35.71     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 16:00:00     0.00     5.98    63.20     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 16:30:00     0.00     5.98    63.22     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 17:00:00     0.00     5.98    63.24     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 17:30:00    30.45     5.99    35.70     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 18:00:00     0.00     5.99    63.31     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 18:30:00     0.00     5.99    63.32     0.00     0.00
08/19/2017 19:00:00     0.00     5.99    63.32     0.00     0.00