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 09/18/2021 15:00 UTC (09/18/2021 10:00 CDT)
27° 3.9600'N   96° 20.2980'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
RDI 75kHz ADCP-sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 950 feet (289 meters)
Speed: 21.62 cm/s (0.42 kts) Direction: 104 °T (ESE) Water Temp: 29°C (85 °F)
System Voltage: 13.3 V Signal Strength: -1.6 dB Ping Count: 132
Wind: 3.6 m/s (7.0 kts)
          From 360°T (N)
Air Temp: 28 °C (82 °F)
Relative Humidity:  105 %
Pressure: 1016.6 mb (30.02 inHg)
Waves: 0.0 m (0.0 ft) @ 0 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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
09/18/2021 00:00:00    -0.21     1.73     1.74  353.1   29.8
09/18/2021 00:30:00    -1.24     1.32     1.81  316.8   29.7
09/18/2021 01:00:00    -1.76     2.73     3.25  327.2   29.6
09/18/2021 01:30:00    -0.11     4.31     4.31  358.5   29.6
09/18/2021 02:00:00     1.73     3.46     3.87   26.6   29.5
09/18/2021 02:30:00    -0.66     8.59     8.62  355.6   29.5
09/18/2021 03:00:00    -0.47    10.01    10.02  357.3   29.5
09/18/2021 03:30:00     1.52     6.36     6.54   13.4   29.4
09/18/2021 04:00:00     2.77     7.46     7.96   20.4   29.4
09/18/2021 04:30:00     2.40     7.28     7.67   18.2   29.4
09/18/2021 05:00:00     1.07     9.97    10.03    6.1   29.3
09/18/2021 05:30:00     2.32    10.08    10.34   13.0   29.3
09/18/2021 06:00:00     5.78     9.58    11.19   31.1   29.3
09/18/2021 06:30:00     7.90     8.69    11.74   42.3   29.3
09/18/2021 07:00:00     6.38     7.40     9.77   40.8   29.3
09/18/2021 07:30:00     7.74     7.43    10.73   46.2   29.3
09/18/2021 08:00:00     7.91     7.50    10.90   46.5   29.3
09/18/2021 08:30:00    10.17     9.78    14.11   46.1   29.3
09/18/2021 09:00:00    10.97     8.67    13.98   51.7   29.3
09/18/2021 09:30:00    13.35    10.81    17.18   51.0   29.3
09/18/2021 10:00:00    15.53    10.52    18.76   55.9   29.4
09/18/2021 10:30:00    15.71     9.23    18.22   59.6   29.4
09/18/2021 11:00:00    17.84     6.70    19.06   69.4   29.4
09/18/2021 11:30:00    18.39     7.74    19.95   67.2   29.4
09/18/2021 12:00:00    20.68     5.14    21.31   76.0   29.4
09/18/2021 12:30:00    19.94     2.65    20.12   82.4   29.4
09/18/2021 13:00:00    20.78     2.18    20.89   84.0   29.3
09/18/2021 13:30:00    24.93     0.63    24.94   88.6   29.3
09/18/2021 14:00:00    25.41    -1.31    25.44   93.0   29.3
09/18/2021 14:30:00    23.72    -4.87    24.21  101.6   29.3
09/18/2021 15:00:00    21.00    -5.15    21.62  103.8   29.4



       
  Today's Wave Data

   Date   |  Time  |Sig Wave Ht| Peak Period|
          |  (UTC) | (meters)  |    (sec)   |
==========+========+===========+============+
       
 

Today's Temperature - Salinity Data     (Download)


   Date   |  Time  |   Temp |   Cond |Salinity| Density|SoundVel|
          |  (UTC) |   (°C) | (ms/cm)|        | kg/m^3 |  (m/s) |
==========+========+========+========+========+========+========+
09/18/2021 00:00:00    29.69    58.61    35.40     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 00:30:00    29.61    58.52    35.40     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 01:00:00    29.60    58.49    35.39     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 01:30:00    29.54    58.43    35.39     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 02:00:00    29.46    58.37    35.41     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 02:30:00    29.44    58.28    35.36     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 03:00:00    29.43    58.22    35.33     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 03:30:00    29.41    58.18    35.32     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 04:00:00    29.37    58.14    35.32     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 04:30:00    29.24    58.05    35.35     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 05:00:00    29.24    58.04    35.34     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 05:30:00    29.29    58.03    35.31     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 06:00:00    29.28    58.08    35.34     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 06:30:00    29.29    58.11    35.35     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 07:00:00    29.22    58.10    35.40     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 07:30:00    29.27    58.09    35.36     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 08:00:00    29.24    58.04    35.34     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 08:30:00    29.27    58.05    35.32     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 09:00:00    29.29    58.08    35.34     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 09:30:00    29.36    58.03    35.25     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 10:00:00    29.31    58.05    35.29     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 10:30:00    29.36    58.06    35.26     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 11:00:00    29.32    58.07    35.31     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 11:30:00    29.36    58.06    35.27     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 12:00:00    29.27    58.03    35.31     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 12:30:00    29.32    58.05    35.29     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 13:00:00    29.31    58.05    35.30     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 13:30:00    29.25    58.03    35.33     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 14:00:00    29.29    58.10    35.35     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 14:30:00    29.28    58.10    35.36     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 15:00:00    29.38    58.29    35.42     0.00     0.00