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 10/23/2021 21:00 UTC (10/23/2021 16:00 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 23.47 cm/s (0.46 kts) Direction: 107 °T (ESE) Water Temp: 28°C (82 °F)
System Voltage: 10.8 V Signal Strength: -22.7 dB Ping Count: 150
Wind: 1.9 m/s (3.7 kts)
          From 104°T (ESE)
Air Temp: 11 °C (51 °F)
Relative Humidity:  47 %
Pressure: 1009.6 mb (29.81 inHg)

  


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Today's Meteorological Data (download)

   Date   |  Time  |  VEast   North    AirT  AtmPr     Gust   Comp   Tx   Ty    PAR   RelH
          |  (UTC) |  (m/s)|  (m/s)|   (°C)|  (mb) |  (m/s)|  (°M) |    |    |      |  (%) |
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10/23/2021 00:00:00   -2.77    2.53     8.3 1013.28    4.52   102.6   41  -15    0.0   51.1
10/23/2021 00:30:00   -2.36    3.92     8.3 1013.25    5.43   114.3   42  -15    0.0   52.1
10/23/2021 01:00:00   -2.70    4.25     8.4 1013.52    6.09   117.1   44  -15    0.0   51.7
10/23/2021 01:30:00   -1.74    4.31     8.6 1014.06    5.53   122.9   44  -15    0.0   51.8
10/23/2021 02:00:00   -2.25    4.19     8.7 1014.34    5.52   120.2   45  -15    0.0   50.4
10/23/2021 02:30:00   -2.48    3.13     8.5 1014.34    4.92   115.6   45  -15    0.0   49.6
10/23/2021 03:00:00   -1.09    2.74     8.7 1014.79    3.74   121.7   48  -15    0.0   49.1
10/23/2021 03:30:00   -1.29    2.84     8.4 1014.84    4.03   122.2   48  -15    0.0   49.7
10/23/2021 04:00:00   -1.26    1.84     8.8 1015.01    2.95   117.9   50  -15    0.0   51.1
10/23/2021 04:30:00   -1.62   -0.80     5.0 1014.85    4.16   101.8   50  -16    0.0   46.3
10/23/2021 05:00:00   -1.34    4.92     7.1 1014.72    7.07   131.4   49  -15    0.0   43.2
10/23/2021 05:30:00    0.82    1.57     6.0 1014.03    2.33   130.1   52  -15    0.0   45.0
10/23/2021 06:00:00    0.26    1.76     6.6 1013.56    2.35   131.1   52  -15    0.0   44.7
10/23/2021 06:30:00   -0.25    1.88     7.4 1013.20    2.66   131.0   54  -15    0.0   50.7
10/23/2021 07:00:00   -1.64    3.61     8.0 1012.80    4.85   128.6   52  -15    0.0   52.1
10/23/2021 07:30:00   -1.71    4.77     8.2 1012.30    6.57   134.5   52  -15    0.0   53.7
10/23/2021 08:00:00   -2.49    5.34     7.0 1011.44    7.59   130.8   50  -15    0.0   60.3
10/23/2021 08:30:00   -2.47    6.85     7.3 1011.24    8.79   135.4   49  -16    0.0   52.8
10/23/2021 09:00:00   -1.69    6.07     7.2 1011.77    8.01   139.8   51  -15    0.0   56.5
10/23/2021 09:30:00   -0.44    5.56     7.6 1012.04    7.61   145.7   51  -15    0.0   55.8
10/23/2021 10:00:00   -0.94    4.80     6.5 1011.58    6.79   145.3   52  -15    0.0   59.0
10/23/2021 10:30:00   -0.99    4.87     7.1 1011.54    6.97   144.8   51  -15    0.0   55.8
10/23/2021 11:00:00   -0.36    2.16     6.7 1011.78    4.05   141.9   53  -15    0.0   54.6
10/23/2021 11:30:00   -0.36    0.40     7.0 1011.52    1.75   137.9   53  -15    0.0   51.1
10/23/2021 12:00:00   -0.29    1.09     7.0 1011.62    2.28   137.0   54  -15    0.0   53.2
10/23/2021 12:30:00    0.47    0.91     7.2 1011.92    1.54   141.1   54  -15    0.0   47.3
10/23/2021 13:00:00    0.48    0.66     7.4 1012.44    1.52   139.1   54  -15    0.0   45.2
10/23/2021 13:30:00   -0.63   -1.73     7.6 1012.70    2.83   104.3   54  -15    0.0   51.7
10/23/2021 14:00:00   -0.98   -1.25     7.8 1012.93    2.97   100.1   54  -15    0.0   49.9
10/23/2021 14:30:00   -1.11   -0.56     9.0 1013.24    1.83   108.4   55  -15    0.0   46.4
10/23/2021 15:00:00   -0.11    0.37    10.0 1013.35    0.81   124.3   56  -15    0.0   45.2
10/23/2021 15:30:00   -0.93    1.56    10.7 1013.45    2.59   128.4   56  -15    0.0   42.7
10/23/2021 16:00:00   -0.45    1.10    11.0 1013.08    1.69   129.7   56  -15    0.0   44.0
10/23/2021 16:30:00   -0.64    1.48    12.0 1012.97    2.56   131.8   56  -15    0.0   45.7
10/23/2021 17:00:00   -0.80    1.77    10.8 1012.61    2.77   132.0   56  -15    0.0   49.5
10/23/2021 17:30:00   -0.29    1.57    10.5 1012.37    2.34   138.3   56  -15    0.0   47.9
10/23/2021 18:00:00   -0.16    1.25    10.5 1012.14    2.17   138.2   56  -15    0.0   47.3
10/23/2021 18:30:00   -0.45    0.66    10.9 1011.79    1.33   133.7   56  -15    0.0   49.1
10/23/2021 19:00:00   -0.93    0.43    10.8 1011.10    1.76   129.3   56  -16    0.0   47.2
10/23/2021 19:30:00   -1.10   -0.02    10.9 1010.68    1.82   128.6   56  -15    0.0   48.5
10/23/2021 20:00:00   -1.30   -0.02    10.2 1010.18    1.78   126.3   56  -15    0.0   52.0
10/23/2021 20:30:00   -2.19   -0.20    10.5 1009.80    2.88   116.2   56  -16    0.0   51.1
10/23/2021 21:00:00   -1.84    0.47    10.6 1009.58    2.60   118.1   56  -16    0.0   47.0