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Ten Years of TABS paper(pdf)
Oceans 2001 TABS paper(pdf)
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Texas General Land Office  Texas General
 Land Office
 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 Data Products
TABS Home
Check out our new Beta site
Real Time Data Analysis
Current Summary
Buoy Status
TABS Model Results
NOAA Wave Model
Vector Addition Trajectory Tool

Weather
Hurricane Tracks
Marine Forecasts
 TX     LA     Offshore   
MRF 10 day forecast (UNiSYS)


TABS Information
IMPORTANT: Notice to Mariners
TABS News
TABS Web Site Stats
Comments


Articles & Publications
Development of TABS paper(pdf)
Ten Years of TABS paper(pdf)
Oceans 2001 TABS paper(pdf)
Oceans 2009 TABS paper(pdf)
Oceans 2011 TABS paper(pdf)


Links
GCOOS (Member)
TGLO Oilspill Division
NDBC    Home    West Gulf   
TWBD Tide Forecasts
National Hurricane Center
Houston/Galveston PORTS
Texas Parks Harmful Algal Blooms
AVHRR Images (Johns Hopkins)
TCOON (TAMUCC)
WAVCIS (LSU)

Gulf of Mexico Offshore Marine Forecast
Expires:201407290215;;479315
FZNT24 KNHC 281406
OFFNT4
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ011-290215-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
$$

Expires:201407290215;;479316
FZNT24 KNHC 281406
OFFNT4
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ013-290215-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014
.TODAY...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS. 
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
$$

Expires:201407290215;;479317
FZNT24 KNHC 281406
OFFNT4
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ015-290215-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014
.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT N OF 27N...AND SW TO W 5 TO 10 KT S
OF 27N. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW TO N 10 KT BEHIND FRONT.SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. 
.THU...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW TO N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
$$

Expires:201407290215;;479318
FZNT24 KNHC 281406
OFFNT4
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ017-290215-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
$$

Expires:201407290215;;479314
FZNT24 KNHC 281406
OFFNT4
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ001-290215-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014
.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE WILL MEANDER FROM SW FLORIDA TO THE NE TEXAS
COAST THROUGH THE PERIOD WITH HIGH PRES CENTERS FORMING INTERMITTENTLY
OVER THE CENTRAL GULF WATERS ALONG THE RIDGE AXIS. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO TONIGHT...NEARLY
STALL ON TUE WITH REMNANTS OF THE FRONT DISSIPATING OVER THE NE
GULF ON WED.
$$