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 03/21/2019 16:00 UTC (03/21/2019 11:00 CDT)
28° 21.0420'N   96° 0.3480'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 72 feet (21 meters)
Speed: 53.62 cm/s (1.04 kts) Direction: 258 °T (WSW) Water Temp: 18°C (64 °F)
System Voltage: 13.7 V Signal Strength: -1.8 dB Ping Count: 123
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
03/20/2019 21:30:00   -36.75   -24.15    43.97  236.7   18.4
03/21/2019 14:00:00   -23.98   -36.41    43.60  213.4   17.7
03/21/2019 14:30:00   -25.87   -36.55    44.78  215.3   17.7
03/21/2019 15:00:00   -45.51   -17.50    48.76  249.0   17.6
03/21/2019 15:30:00   -47.48   -14.80    49.73  252.7   17.7
03/21/2019 16:00:00   -52.45   -11.12    53.62  258.0   17.7



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
03/20/2019 21:30:00    18.43     4.31    32.26     0.00     0.00
03/21/2019 14:00:00    17.63     4.05    30.72     0.00     0.00
03/21/2019 14:30:00    17.64     4.05    30.70     0.00     0.00
03/21/2019 15:00:00    17.64     3.97    30.07     0.00     0.00
03/21/2019 15:30:00    17.67     3.95    29.81     0.00     0.00
03/21/2019 16:00:00    17.72     3.94    29.72     0.00     0.00