TABS, Texas Automated Buoy System, NOAA HAZMAT, Ocean Observatory, Real Time Oceanographic Data Supporting Oil Spill Prevention and Response

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 J -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy J Conditions at 09/18/2021 13:00 UTC (09/18/2021 08:00 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 5.29 cm/s (0.10 kts) Direction: 293 °T (WNW) Water Temp: 30°C (85 °F)
System Voltage: 10.5 V Signal Strength: -27.4 dB Ping Count: 150
Wind: 2.1 m/s (4.0 kts)
          From 259°T (WSW)
Air Temp: N/A
Relative Humidity:  N/A
Pressure: 1014.9 mb (29.97 inHg)

  


IMPORTANT: Notice to Mariners


Today's System Data (download)

   Date   |  Time  | VBatt |  SigStr| Comp | Nping| Tx | Ty | ADCP | ADCP | VBatt |
          |  (UTC) | (Oper)|   (dB) | (°M) |      |    |    | Volt | Curr |(sleep)|
==========+========+=======+========+======+======+====+====+======+======+=======+
09/18/2021 00:00:00    10.7  -23.76   124.4    150   38   -51   55.0  -16.0   -4.0
09/18/2021 00:30:00    10.6  -22.99   114.7    150   23   -54   54.0  -16.0   -4.0
09/18/2021 01:00:00    10.7  -21.12   111.1    150   18   -55   54.0  -16.0   -3.8
09/18/2021 01:30:00    10.7  -18.83   108.7    150    9   -55   54.0  -16.0   -3.8
09/18/2021 02:00:00    10.6  -22.16   104.8    150    3   -55   53.0  -16.0   -3.9
09/18/2021 02:30:00    10.7  -20.84   107.7    150    4   -54   54.0  -16.0   -3.8
09/18/2021 03:00:00    10.6  -21.85   114.2    150   13   -54   54.0  -16.0   -3.9
09/18/2021 03:30:00    10.6  -19.71   114.3    150   19   -53   53.0  -16.0   -3.9
09/18/2021 04:00:00    10.6  -19.43   123.9    150   34   -50   53.0  -16.0   -3.9
09/18/2021 04:30:00    10.6  -18.32   126.3    150   36   -49   52.0  -15.0   -3.9
09/18/2021 05:00:00    10.6  -19.03   124.7    150   36   -47   51.0  -16.0   -4.0
09/18/2021 05:30:00    10.6  -19.59   125.8    150   37   -46   51.0  -16.0   -4.0
09/18/2021 06:00:00    10.6  -19.96   127.1    150   37   -45   51.0  -16.0   -4.0
09/18/2021 06:30:00    10.6  -18.63   126.7    150   37   -44   50.0  -16.0   -4.0
09/18/2021 07:00:00    10.5  -19.17   138.9    150   46   -37   51.0  -15.0   -4.0
09/18/2021 07:30:00    10.5  -21.49   141.8    150   47   -31   50.0  -15.0   -4.0
09/18/2021 08:00:00    10.5  -21.20   146.2    150   48   -26   50.0  -15.0   -4.0
09/18/2021 08:30:00    10.5  -24.18   150.4    150   50   -20   51.0  -15.0   -4.0
09/18/2021 09:00:00    10.5  -25.62   155.5    150   52   -11   51.0  -15.0   -4.0
09/18/2021 09:30:00    10.5  -24.62   156.1    150   53    -4   52.0  -15.0   -4.0
09/18/2021 10:00:00    10.5  -25.68   157.4    150   53    -2   53.0  -15.0   -4.0
09/18/2021 10:30:00    10.5  -26.18   161.9    150   54     7   53.0  -15.0   -4.0
09/18/2021 11:00:00    10.5  -26.21   177.9    150   50    30   53.0  -15.0   -4.0
09/18/2021 11:30:00    10.5  -25.77   180.9    150   49    36   53.0  -15.0   -4.0
09/18/2021 12:00:00    10.5  -27.31   187.1    150   44    42   54.0  -15.0   -3.9
09/18/2021 12:30:00    10.5  -27.78   186.0    150   45    45   54.0  -15.0   -4.0
09/18/2021 13:00:00    10.5  -27.42   196.5    150   41    48   55.0  -15.0   -4.0