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 01/20/2019 18:30 UTC (01/20/2019 12:30 CST)
28° 21.0420'N   96° 0.3480'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 72 feet (21 meters)
Speed: 18.96 cm/s (0.37 kts) Direction: 48 °T (NE) Water Temp: 15°C (59 °F)
System Voltage: 14.1 V Signal Strength: -2.0 dB Ping Count: 129
  


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 03:00:00    23.42   -20.02    30.81  130.5   15.6
01/20/2019 03:30:00    19.29   -15.69    24.87  129.1   15.6
01/20/2019 04:00:00    14.91   -20.16    25.07  143.5   15.6
01/20/2019 04:30:00    19.95   -11.28    22.92  119.5   15.6
01/20/2019 05:00:00    17.01   -15.39    22.94  132.1   15.6
01/20/2019 05:30:00    22.25    -9.16    24.06  112.4   15.6
01/20/2019 06:00:00    24.58    -8.43    25.99  108.9   15.6
01/20/2019 06:30:00    25.34   -10.38    27.38  112.3   15.6
01/20/2019 07:00:00    24.63    -8.38    26.02  108.8   15.5
01/20/2019 07:30:00    29.11    -4.99    29.53   99.7   15.4
01/20/2019 08:00:00    27.19    -7.09    28.10  104.6   15.4
01/20/2019 08:30:00    25.24    -4.11    25.57   99.2   15.3
01/20/2019 09:00:00    22.44    -7.23    23.58  107.9   15.3
01/20/2019 09:30:00    23.09    -8.80    24.71  110.9   15.2
01/20/2019 10:00:00    17.84   -13.95    22.65  128.0   15.1
01/20/2019 10:30:00    15.20   -10.64    18.55  125.0   15.0
01/20/2019 11:00:00    17.37    -9.69    19.89  119.2   15.0
01/20/2019 11:30:00    16.77    -8.80    18.94  117.7   15.0
01/20/2019 12:00:00    12.72   -10.17    16.29  128.6   14.9
01/20/2019 12:30:00    12.78   -12.06    17.57  133.3   14.9
01/20/2019 13:00:00     9.69   -16.29    18.95  149.3   14.9
01/20/2019 13:30:00    14.67    -1.09    14.71   94.2   15.1
01/20/2019 14:00:00    14.59     1.49    14.67   84.2   15.1
01/20/2019 14:30:00    13.86     1.53    13.94   83.7   15.0
01/20/2019 15:00:00    16.06     6.93    17.49   66.7   15.0
01/20/2019 15:30:00    16.11     7.16    17.63   66.0   15.0
01/20/2019 16:00:00    14.91    12.70    19.59   49.6   15.1
01/20/2019 16:30:00    16.79    13.71    21.68   50.8   15.1
01/20/2019 17:00:00    17.38    14.52    22.65   50.1   15.0
01/20/2019 17:30:00    17.82     8.79    19.87   63.7   15.0
01/20/2019 18:00:00    16.89    13.58    21.67   51.2   15.0
01/20/2019 18:30:00    14.11    12.66    18.96   48.1   15.0



       
 

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 03:00:00    15.64     3.60    28.29     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 03:30:00    15.63     3.59    28.26     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 04:00:00    15.59     3.58    28.18     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 04:30:00    15.61     3.59    28.27     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 05:00:00    15.53     3.58    28.18     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 05:30:00    15.63     3.60    28.33     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 06:00:00    15.59     3.59    28.30     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 06:30:00    15.50     3.58    28.20     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 07:00:00    15.41     3.55    28.07     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 07:30:00    15.40     3.54    27.99     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 08:00:00    15.32     3.52    27.82     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 08:30:00    15.26     3.50    27.73     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 09:00:00    15.20     3.48    27.59     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 09:30:00    15.09     3.45    27.38     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 10:00:00    15.02     3.44    27.33     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 10:30:00    14.96     3.45    27.44     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 11:00:00    14.99     3.46    27.52     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 11:30:00    14.93     3.45    27.46     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 12:00:00    14.90     3.46    27.65     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 12:30:00    14.89     3.48    27.82     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 13:00:00    14.89     3.51    28.02     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 13:30:00    15.09     3.55    28.29     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 14:00:00    15.04     3.54    28.20     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 14:30:00    14.97     3.53    28.20     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 15:00:00    14.99     3.53    28.18     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 15:30:00    15.00     3.53    28.15     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 16:00:00    15.04     3.52    27.99     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 16:30:00    15.01     3.50    27.86     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 17:00:00    15.04     3.49    27.76     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 17:30:00    14.96     3.48    27.73     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 18:00:00    14.97     3.46    27.56     0.00     0.00
01/20/2019 18:30:00    14.96     3.45    27.50     0.00     0.00