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 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 06/26/2017 09:00 UTC (06/26/2017 04:00 CDT)
28° 21.0420'N   96° 0.3480'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 72 feet (21 meters)
Speed: 21.52 cm/s (0.42 kts) Direction: 317 °T (NW) Water Temp: 29°C (84 °F)
System Voltage: 12.1 V Signal Strength: -1.9 dB Ping Count: 134
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
06/26/2017 02:00:00   -11.25     0.55    11.26  272.8   28.8
06/26/2017 02:30:00   -10.87     0.24    10.87  271.3   28.8
06/26/2017 03:00:00    -9.38    -0.74     9.41  265.5   28.7
06/26/2017 03:30:00    -9.96    -1.79    10.12  259.8   28.7
06/26/2017 04:00:00    -9.94    -0.46     9.95  267.4   28.7
06/26/2017 04:30:00    -9.64     0.91     9.68  275.4   28.6
06/26/2017 05:00:00   -13.01     0.94    13.04  274.1   28.6
06/26/2017 05:30:00   -12.53     5.28    13.60  292.9   28.6
06/26/2017 06:00:00   -13.42     4.03    14.01  286.7   28.6
06/26/2017 06:30:00   -11.96     5.04    12.98  292.9   28.6
06/26/2017 07:00:00   -13.59     5.13    14.53  290.7   28.6
06/26/2017 07:30:00   -10.97     5.30    12.18  295.8   28.6
06/26/2017 08:00:00   -16.74    11.26    20.17  303.9   28.6
06/26/2017 08:30:00   -14.70    14.27    20.49  314.1   28.7
06/26/2017 09:00:00   -14.81    15.62    21.52  316.5   28.7



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
06/26/2017 02:00:00    29.17     4.47    26.43     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 02:30:00    29.13     4.47    26.44     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 03:00:00    29.11     4.47    26.44     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 03:30:00    29.07     4.47    26.44     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 04:00:00    29.04     4.47    26.45     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 04:30:00    29.02     4.46    26.46     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 05:00:00    28.98     4.46    26.46     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 05:30:00    28.96     4.46    26.46     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 06:00:00    28.97     4.46    26.46     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 06:30:00    28.98     4.46    26.47     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 07:00:00    28.97     4.46    26.48     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 07:30:00    28.96     4.46    26.48     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 08:00:00    28.95     4.46    26.45     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 08:30:00    29.08     4.45    26.35     0.00     0.00
06/26/2017 09:00:00    29.04     4.45    26.38     0.00     0.00