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 X -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy X Conditions at 05/29/2017 21:00 UTC (05/29/2017 16:00 CDT)
27° 3.9600'N   96° 20.2980'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 950 feet (289 meters)
Speed: 21.53 cm/s (0.42 kts) Direction: 326 °T (NW) Water Temp: 26°C (80 °F)
System Voltage: 12.9 V Signal Strength: -1.4 dB Ping Count: 132
Wind: 6.0 m/s (11.6 kts)
          From 76°T (ENE)
Air Temp: 28 °C (82 °F)
Relative Humidity:  75 %
Pressure: 1014.6 mb (29.96 inHg)
Waves: 1.2 m (4.1 ft) @ 7 sec
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
05/29/2017 00:00:00    -0.78    -0.61     0.99  232.0   26.7
05/29/2017 00:30:00    -0.81    -1.17     1.42  214.7   26.7
05/29/2017 01:00:00    -2.41    -0.68     2.50  254.2   26.6
05/29/2017 01:30:00    -1.74     2.55     3.09  325.7   26.6
05/29/2017 02:00:00    -3.94     0.10     3.94  271.5   26.6
05/29/2017 02:30:00    -4.58     0.06     4.58  270.8   26.5
05/29/2017 03:00:00    -7.61     1.21     7.71  279.0   26.5
05/29/2017 03:30:00    -5.83    -0.02     5.83  269.8   26.5
05/29/2017 04:00:00    -6.42    -1.59     6.61  256.1   26.5
05/29/2017 04:30:00    -3.77    -0.82     3.86  257.7   26.5
05/29/2017 05:00:00    -4.07    -0.76     4.14  259.4   26.5
05/29/2017 05:30:00    -1.80    -0.15     1.81  265.2   26.5
05/29/2017 06:00:00    -2.50     0.63     2.58  284.1   26.5
05/29/2017 06:30:00    -2.46     2.82     3.74  318.9   26.5
05/29/2017 07:00:00     0.66     1.31     1.47   26.7   26.5
05/29/2017 07:30:00    -1.85     1.37     2.30  306.5   26.5
05/29/2017 08:00:00     2.14     3.20     3.85   33.8   26.5
05/29/2017 08:30:00    -0.55     1.44     1.54  339.1   26.5
05/29/2017 09:00:00    -0.07     2.25     2.25  358.2   26.5
05/29/2017 09:30:00     2.47     2.26     3.35   47.5   26.5
05/29/2017 10:00:00    18.07     2.85    18.29   81.0   26.5
05/29/2017 10:30:00    34.52   -15.30    37.76  113.9   26.4
05/29/2017 11:00:00    10.60   -16.61    19.70  147.5   26.4
05/29/2017 11:30:00    -0.98   -17.52    17.55  183.2   26.4
05/29/2017 12:00:00    -6.42   -21.18    22.13  196.9   26.4
05/29/2017 12:30:00   -13.76   -16.45    21.45  219.9   26.4
05/29/2017 13:00:00   -14.46   -16.79    22.16  220.7   26.4
05/29/2017 13:30:00   -17.47   -16.55    24.06  226.5   26.4
05/29/2017 14:00:00   -19.83   -16.66    25.90  230.0   26.4
05/29/2017 14:30:00   -22.23   -14.18    26.37  237.5   26.4
05/29/2017 15:00:00   -26.50   -18.22    32.16  235.5   26.3
05/29/2017 15:30:00   -19.52   -13.83    23.92  234.7   26.3
05/29/2017 16:00:00   -20.50   -13.60    24.60  236.4   26.3
05/29/2017 17:00:00   -21.65    -9.72    23.73  245.8   26.4
05/29/2017 17:30:00   -17.28    -4.99    17.99  253.9   26.4
05/29/2017 18:00:00   -16.96    -4.54    17.56  255.0   26.4
05/29/2017 18:30:00   -16.54    -4.16    17.06  255.9   26.4
05/29/2017 19:00:00   -24.25     1.28    24.28  273.0   26.4
05/29/2017 19:30:00   -24.03     8.53    25.50  289.5   26.3
05/29/2017 20:30:00   -18.87    14.85    24.01  308.2   26.4
05/29/2017 21:00:00   -12.11    17.80    21.53  325.8   26.4



       
 

Today's Wave Data    


   Date   |  Time  |Sig Wave Ht| Peak Period|
          |  (UTC) | (meters)  |    (sec)   |
==========+========+===========+============+
05/29/2017 00:08:02      1.1        6
05/29/2017 01:07:31      1.2        5
05/29/2017 02:08:05      1.3        6
05/29/2017 03:07:43      1.2        6
05/29/2017 04:07:22      1.1        6
05/29/2017 05:07:23      1.1        6
05/29/2017 06:07:36      1.1        5
05/29/2017 07:07:46      1.1        5
05/29/2017 08:07:31      1.2        6
05/29/2017 09:07:38      1.3        5
05/29/2017 10:07:51      1.1        5
05/29/2017 11:07:54      1.2        6
05/29/2017 12:07:35      1.5        5
05/29/2017 13:07:49      1.7        6
05/29/2017 14:07:29      2.5        7
05/29/2017 15:07:47      2.5        6
05/29/2017 16:07:27      2.0        6
05/29/2017 17:07:53      1.8        8
05/29/2017 18:05:54      1.7        7
05/29/2017 19:07:27      1.3        6
05/29/2017 21:07:27      1.2        7
       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
05/29/2017 00:00:00    26.74    55.26    35.27     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 00:30:00    26.66    55.18    35.27     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 01:00:00    26.61    55.13    35.27     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 01:30:00    26.59    55.11    35.27     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 02:00:00    26.54    55.06    35.27     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 02:30:00    26.52    55.03    35.27     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 03:00:00    26.53    55.05    35.27     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 03:30:00    26.53    55.05    35.27     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 04:00:00    26.53    55.05    35.28     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 04:30:00    26.54    55.06    35.27     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 05:00:00    26.54    55.06    35.27     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 05:30:00    26.54    55.05    35.27     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 06:00:00    26.54    55.05    35.26     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 06:30:00    26.54    55.04    35.26     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 07:00:00    26.55    55.05    35.26     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 07:30:00    26.55    55.06    35.27     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 08:00:00    26.55    55.06    35.27     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 08:30:00    26.55    55.07    35.27     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 09:00:00    26.54    55.07    35.28     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 09:30:00    26.54    55.07    35.28     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 10:00:00    26.50    54.93    35.21     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 10:30:00    26.44    54.71    35.10     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 11:00:00    26.42    54.76    35.15     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 11:30:00    26.43    54.81    35.18     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 12:00:00    26.43    54.82    35.19     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 12:30:00    26.45    54.88    35.21     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 13:00:00    26.44    54.89    35.23     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 13:30:00    26.37    54.81    35.22     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 14:00:00    26.39    54.88    35.26     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 14:30:00    26.36    54.87    35.28     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 15:00:00    26.33    54.81    35.26     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 15:30:00    26.33    54.81    35.26     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 16:00:00    26.33    54.82    35.26     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 17:00:00    26.40    54.89    35.26     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 17:30:00    26.44    54.93    35.26     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 18:00:00    26.46    54.95    35.26     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 18:30:00    26.41    54.77    35.17     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 19:00:00    26.38    54.60    35.06     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 19:30:00    26.36    54.45    34.97     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 20:30:00    26.41    54.46    34.94     0.00     0.00
05/29/2017 21:00:00    26.40    54.45    34.94     0.00     0.00