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 10/19/2018 08:30 UTC (10/19/2018 08:30 UTC)
28° 21.0420'N   96° 0.3480'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 72 feet (21 meters)
Speed: 68.36 cm/s (1.33 kts) Direction: 240 °T (WSW) Water Temp: 26°C (80 °F)
System Voltage: 12.4 V Signal Strength: -1.6 dB Ping Count: 126
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
10/19/2018 04:00:00   -56.11   -18.19    58.98  252.0   26.7
10/19/2018 04:30:00   -63.42   -22.79    67.39  250.2   26.7
10/19/2018 05:00:00   -70.49   -31.44    77.18  246.0   26.6
10/19/2018 05:30:00   -78.79   -36.32    86.76  245.3   26.5
10/19/2018 06:00:00   -74.88   -35.12    82.71  244.9   26.4
10/19/2018 06:30:00   -78.12   -40.51    88.00  242.6   26.5
10/19/2018 07:00:00   -75.66   -37.21    84.32  243.8   26.4
10/19/2018 07:30:00   -70.58   -35.96    79.21  243.0   26.5
10/19/2018 08:00:00   -63.83   -34.71    72.66  241.5   26.5
10/19/2018 08:30:00   -59.30   -34.00    68.36  240.2   26.5



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
10/19/2018 04:00:00    26.71     5.19    32.90     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 04:30:00    26.64     5.18    32.87     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 05:00:00    26.53     5.15    32.71     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 05:30:00    26.41     5.11    32.53     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 06:00:00    26.42     5.11    32.52     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 06:30:00    26.41     5.10    32.43     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 07:00:00    26.41     5.09    32.36     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 07:30:00    26.44     5.10    32.46     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 08:00:00    26.46     5.12    32.54     0.00     0.00
10/19/2018 08:30:00    26.46     5.11    32.51     0.00     0.00