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 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 R -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy R Conditions at 09/18/2021 13:30 UTC (09/18/2021 08:30 CDT)
29° 38.1000'N   93° 38.5020'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Water Depth: 32 feet (9 meters)
Speed: 5.81 cm/s (0.11 kts) Direction: 254 °T (WSW) Water Temp: 28°C (82 °F)
System Voltage: 13.0 V Signal Strength: -36.8 dB Ping Count: 75
  


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 05:00:00   -22.55     5.19    23.14  283.0   27.7
09/18/2021 05:30:00   -22.67     9.81    24.70  293.4   27.7
09/18/2021 06:00:00   -16.42    13.74    21.41  309.9   27.5
09/18/2021 06:30:00   -18.19    11.52    21.53  302.3   27.5
09/18/2021 07:00:00   -14.76    12.77    19.52  310.9   27.4
09/18/2021 07:30:00   -16.22    12.50    20.48  307.6   27.5
09/18/2021 08:00:00   -16.43     9.17    18.82  299.2   27.5
09/18/2021 08:30:00   -16.35    12.97    20.87  308.4   27.4
09/18/2021 09:00:00   -14.42     9.45    17.24  303.2   27.5
09/18/2021 09:30:00   -16.25     7.23    17.79  294.0   27.5
09/18/2021 10:00:00    -3.57    12.49    12.99  344.0   27.6
09/18/2021 10:30:00    10.25     1.47    10.35   81.8   27.6
09/18/2021 11:00:00     5.78    -5.02     7.66  131.0   27.5
09/18/2021 11:30:00    -4.48    -3.83     5.89  229.5   27.5
09/18/2021 12:00:00    -2.31    -3.26     4.00  215.3   27.5
09/18/2021 12:30:00    -2.37    -2.20     3.23  227.1   27.5
09/18/2021 13:00:00    -5.36    -0.01     5.36  269.9   27.5
09/18/2021 13:30:00    -5.58    -1.62     5.81  253.8   27.5



       
 

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 05:00:00    27.71     4.08    24.61     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 05:30:00    27.65     4.04    24.34     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 06:00:00    27.50     4.00    24.19     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 06:30:00    27.48     4.02    24.30     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 07:00:00    27.40     3.99    24.17     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 07:30:00    27.43     3.98    24.06     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 08:00:00    27.45     3.96    23.96     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 08:30:00    27.44     3.95    23.88     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 09:00:00    27.47     3.94    23.77     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 09:30:00    27.51     3.93    23.69     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 10:00:00    27.53     3.92    23.64     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 10:30:00    27.54     3.91    23.59     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 11:00:00    27.50     3.90    23.50     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 11:30:00    27.49     3.89    23.47     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 12:00:00    27.50     3.90    23.48     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 12:30:00    27.49     3.90    23.54     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 13:00:00    27.47     3.91    23.59     0.00     0.00
09/18/2021 13:30:00    27.48     3.91    23.58     0.00     0.00