Texas General Land Office
 Texas General Land Office
 Commissioner Dawn Buckingham, M.D.

 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 B -- Texas Automated Buoy System

TABS Buoy B Conditions at 04/17/2024 23:00 UTC (04/17/2024 18:00 CDT)
28° 58.9386'N   94° 53.9436'W
RDI 300kHz Workhorse ADCP-sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 2m
Water Depth: 63 feet (19 meters)
Speed: 39.32 cm/s (0.76 kts) Direction: 143 °T (SE) Water Temp: 23°C (74 °F)
System Voltage: 12.7 V Signal Strength: 0.0 dB Ping Count: 0
Wind: 3.6 m/s (7.1 kts)
          From 147°T (SSE)
Air Temp: N/A
Relative Humidity:  0 %
Pressure: 1016.0 mb (30.00 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)  |
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04/17/2024 00:00:00    20.30    -2.40    20.44   96.7   22.6
04/17/2024 00:30:00    15.90   -11.80    19.80  126.6   22.6
04/17/2024 01:00:00    19.70   -25.10    31.91  141.9   22.4
04/17/2024 01:30:00    21.80    -5.80    22.56  104.9   22.4
04/17/2024 02:00:00    15.10    -5.90    16.21  111.3   22.4
04/17/2024 02:30:00    21.60   -28.80    36.00  143.1   22.4
04/17/2024 03:00:00    28.40   -21.00    35.32  126.5   22.4
04/17/2024 03:30:00    23.20   -11.60    25.94  116.6   22.4
04/17/2024 04:00:00    26.70   -26.40    37.55  134.7   22.4
04/17/2024 04:30:00    11.50   -26.90    29.26  156.9   22.4
04/17/2024 05:00:00    16.50   -26.10    30.88  147.7   22.4
04/17/2024 05:30:00     9.90   -20.00    22.32  153.7   22.4
04/17/2024 06:00:00    20.50   -10.50    23.03  117.1   22.4
04/17/2024 06:30:00    28.60   -27.40    39.61  133.8   22.4
04/17/2024 07:00:00    20.10   -14.50    24.78  125.8   22.4
04/17/2024 07:30:00    19.50   -21.20    28.80  137.4   22.4
04/17/2024 08:00:00    22.80   -12.10    25.81  118.0   22.4
04/17/2024 08:30:00    22.20   -22.40    31.54  135.3   22.4
04/17/2024 09:00:00    21.10    -2.20    21.21   96.0   22.4
04/17/2024 09:30:00    14.10    -5.00    14.96  109.5   22.4
04/17/2024 10:00:00    24.70   -10.80    26.96  113.6   22.4
04/17/2024 10:30:00    26.60    -9.20    28.15  109.1   22.4
04/17/2024 11:00:00    28.10    -6.10    28.75  102.2   22.4
04/17/2024 11:30:00    19.10    -1.40    19.15   94.2   22.4
04/17/2024 12:00:00    24.20    -4.70    24.65  101.0   22.6
04/17/2024 12:30:00    17.20    -6.20    18.28  109.8   22.6
04/17/2024 13:00:00    10.80    -5.40    12.07  116.6   22.6
04/17/2024 13:30:00    22.80    -2.70    22.96   96.8   22.6
04/17/2024 14:00:00    12.10    -5.30    13.21  113.7   22.6
04/17/2024 14:30:00    18.60     4.60    19.16   76.1   22.6
04/17/2024 15:00:00    31.50    -4.80    31.86   98.7   22.6
04/17/2024 15:30:00    26.60    -2.00    26.68   94.3   22.6
04/17/2024 16:00:00    31.60     1.30    31.63   87.6   22.6
04/17/2024 16:30:00    37.00    -1.10    37.02   91.7   22.6
04/17/2024 17:00:00    29.70    -1.60    29.74   93.1   22.4
04/17/2024 17:30:00    31.90     6.50    32.56   78.5   22.4
04/17/2024 18:00:00    39.20     1.70    39.24   87.5   22.8
04/17/2024 18:30:00    33.00    -8.00    33.96  103.6   23.1
04/17/2024 19:00:00    32.80   -14.10    35.70  113.3   23.1
04/17/2024 19:30:00    33.50   -13.10    35.97  111.4   23.1
04/17/2024 20:00:00    36.20   -24.10    43.49  123.7   23.1
04/17/2024 20:30:00    31.80   -20.30    37.73  122.6   23.1
04/17/2024 21:00:00    33.20   -25.10    41.62  127.1   23.1
04/17/2024 21:30:00    30.10   -20.10    36.19  123.7   23.1
04/17/2024 22:00:00    25.90   -23.60    35.04  132.3   23.1
04/17/2024 22:30:00    21.10   -20.40    29.35  134.0   23.1
04/17/2024 23:00:00    23.80   -31.30    39.32  142.8   23.1



       
  Today's Wave Data

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