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 10/21/2017 15:00 UTC (10/21/2017 10:00 CDT)
28° 21.0420'N   96° 0.3480'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 72 feet (21 meters)
Speed: 18.98 cm/s (0.37 kts) Direction: 262 °T (W) Water Temp: 27°C (80 °F)
System Voltage: 13.4 V Signal Strength: -1.7 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)  |
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10/21/2017 04:30:00   -54.21   -30.14    62.03  240.9   26.9
10/21/2017 05:00:00   -43.22   -20.44    47.81  244.7   26.8
10/21/2017 05:30:00   -45.72   -20.43    50.08  245.9   26.8
10/21/2017 06:00:00   -46.20   -11.92    47.71  255.5   26.8
10/21/2017 06:30:00   -45.89   -11.00    47.19  256.5   26.7
10/21/2017 07:00:00   -41.99    -9.22    42.99  257.6   26.7
10/21/2017 07:30:00   -35.55   -12.61    37.72  250.5   26.7
10/21/2017 08:00:00   -33.58   -16.10    37.24  244.4   26.7
10/21/2017 08:30:00   -29.21   -13.35    32.12  245.4   26.7
10/21/2017 09:00:00   -27.21   -17.50    32.35  237.3   26.7
10/21/2017 09:30:00   -31.55   -15.63    35.21  243.6   26.6
10/21/2017 10:00:00   -25.95   -17.21    31.14  236.4   26.6
10/21/2017 10:30:00   -22.92   -18.63    29.54  230.9   26.6
10/21/2017 11:00:00   -19.96   -17.91    26.82  228.1   26.7
10/21/2017 11:30:00   -14.25   -17.77    22.78  218.7   26.7
10/21/2017 12:00:00   -19.60   -13.63    23.87  235.2   26.7
10/21/2017 12:30:00   -16.67   -12.04    20.56  234.2   26.7
10/21/2017 13:00:00   -16.18    -9.57    18.80  239.4   26.7
10/21/2017 13:30:00   -16.99    -6.52    18.20  249.0   26.7
10/21/2017 14:00:00   -20.09    -7.59    21.48  249.3   26.7
10/21/2017 14:30:00   -18.82    -3.83    19.21  258.5   26.7
10/21/2017 15:00:00   -18.80    -2.58    18.98  262.2   26.7



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
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