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 George P. Bush, Commissioner

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Texas Automated Buoy System
Real Time Ocean Observations
Supporting Oil Spill Prevention and
Response since 1995
Geochemical and Environmental Research Group

TABS Buoy D -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy D Conditions at 09/14/2021 17:30 UTC (09/14/2021 12:30 CDT)
27° 56.3760'N   96° 50.5740'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 60 feet (18 meters)
Speed: 38.66 cm/s (0.75 kts) Direction: 314 °T (NW) Water Temp: 28°C (83 °F)
System Voltage: 13.1 V Signal Strength: -18.1 dB Ping Count: 150
  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
09/14/2021 06:30:00    96.30   -58.82   112.84  121.4   28.6
09/14/2021 07:00:00    92.61   -53.68   107.04  120.1   28.6
09/14/2021 07:30:00    93.83   -50.84   106.72  118.5   28.4
09/14/2021 08:00:00    99.05   -56.95   114.25  119.9   28.2
09/14/2021 08:30:00   102.04   -58.68   117.71  119.9   27.9
09/14/2021 09:00:00   101.14   -46.22   111.20  114.6   27.8
09/14/2021 09:30:00    86.59   -41.62    96.07  115.7   27.9
09/14/2021 10:00:00    85.35   -36.39    92.78  113.1   28.1
09/14/2021 10:30:00    82.84   -35.53    90.14  113.2   28.0
09/14/2021 11:00:00    84.72   -30.87    90.17  110.0   28.0
09/14/2021 11:30:00    78.84   -29.56    84.20  110.6   28.0
09/14/2021 12:00:00    75.31   -18.25    77.49  103.6   28.0
09/14/2021 12:30:00    71.62   -11.86    72.60   99.4   28.0
09/14/2021 13:00:00    72.20    -8.92    72.75   97.0   28.0
09/14/2021 13:30:00    65.19    -2.22    65.23   92.0   28.0
09/14/2021 14:00:00    60.39     5.67    60.66   84.6   28.0
09/14/2021 14:30:00    60.45     8.52    61.05   82.0   28.0
09/14/2021 15:00:00    51.38    26.71    57.91   62.5   28.0
09/14/2021 15:30:00    44.19    18.16    47.78   67.7   28.0
09/14/2021 16:00:00    24.43    37.65    44.88   33.0   28.1
09/14/2021 16:30:00    40.85    15.08    43.54   69.7   28.1
09/14/2021 17:00:00    28.95    25.66    38.69   48.4   28.1
09/14/2021 17:30:00   -27.81    26.85    38.66  314.0   28.2



       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
09/14/2021 06:30:00    28.66     5.56    34.07     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 07:00:00    28.58     5.54    34.02     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 07:30:00    28.58     5.54    34.01     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 08:00:00    28.23     5.48    33.81     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 08:30:00    27.96     5.45    33.80     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 09:00:00    27.80     5.43    33.81     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 09:30:00    28.00     5.47    33.91     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 10:00:00    28.14     5.49    33.97     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 10:30:00    28.10     5.49    34.02     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 11:00:00    27.96     5.48    34.01     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 11:30:00    28.05     5.49    34.04     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 12:00:00    28.07     5.49    34.04     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 12:30:00    27.98     5.48    34.04     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 13:00:00    27.97     5.48    34.02     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 13:30:00    28.01     5.48    34.02     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 14:00:00    28.00     5.48    34.02     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 14:30:00    28.02     5.48    34.00     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 15:00:00    28.02     5.48    33.97     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 15:30:00    28.04     5.48    33.96     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 16:00:00    28.06     5.48    33.93     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 16:30:00    28.08     5.47    33.91     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 17:00:00    28.15     5.48    33.89     0.00     0.00
09/14/2021 17:30:00    28.17     5.48    33.86     0.00     0.00