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 09/30/2022 19:00 UTC (09/30/2022 14:00 CDT)
26° 11.4840'N   97° 3.0420'W
AA3900 DCS - sensor depth 2m
Anemometer height: 4m
Water Depth: 68 feet (20 meters)
Speed: 71.48 cm/s (1.39 kts) Direction: 19 °T (NNE) Water Temp: 29°C (85 °F)
System Voltage: 12.7 V Signal Strength: -22.7 dB Ping Count: 150
Wind: 3.8 m/s (7.4 kts)
          From 276°T (W)
Air Temp: 35 °C (95 °F)
Relative Humidity:  70 %
Pressure: 1014.9 mb (29.97 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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09/30/2022 00:00:00   -1.51    0.03    36.0 1017.88    4.92   310.9  -22  -19    0.0   49.6
09/30/2022 00:30:00   -1.30    0.56    36.0 1017.71    4.91   316.1  -20  -21    0.0   55.3
09/30/2022 01:00:00   -1.31   -0.04    36.0 1018.05    4.31   287.7  -20  -20    0.0   50.8
09/30/2022 01:30:00   -0.70   -0.57    35.8 1018.04    4.31   251.2  -19  -20    0.0   56.0
09/30/2022 02:00:00   -1.05   -0.71    35.7 1018.05    3.30   242.3  -20  -17    0.0   57.9
09/30/2022 02:30:00   -0.75   -0.97    35.7 1017.95    3.24   225.6  -19  -17    0.0   59.3
09/30/2022 03:00:00   -0.79   -0.83    35.7 1017.91    2.95   222.3  -20  -15    0.0   53.0
09/30/2022 03:30:00   -1.23   -0.61    35.8 1017.90    3.14   219.2  -21  -14    0.0   50.9
09/30/2022 04:00:00   -0.96   -0.41    35.7 1017.62    2.42   215.5  -21  -14    0.0   47.5
09/30/2022 04:30:00   -0.95   -0.30    35.7 1017.32    2.81   214.0  -21  -14    0.0   55.2
09/30/2022 05:00:00   -0.94   -0.17    35.7 1017.22    2.44   203.4  -21  -13    0.0   50.7
09/30/2022 05:30:00   -0.65   -0.51    35.8 1016.92    2.82   194.7  -21  -13    0.0   50.6
09/30/2022 06:00:00   -0.61   -0.19    35.5 1016.78    2.19   191.9  -22  -13    0.0   47.9
09/30/2022 06:30:00   -0.13   -0.44    35.6 1016.41    1.50   166.9  -22  -14    0.0   51.1
09/30/2022 07:00:00   -0.13   -0.37    35.7 1016.46    1.41   155.0  -23  -14    0.0   47.8
09/30/2022 07:30:00    0.06   -0.42    35.4 1016.39    1.80   148.8  -23  -14    0.0   50.0
09/30/2022 08:00:00    0.11   -0.09    35.3 1016.20    1.47   145.0  -22  -14    0.0   53.3
09/30/2022 08:30:00    0.22   -0.53    35.5 1016.02    1.95   138.0  -22  -14    0.0   49.0
09/30/2022 09:00:00    0.73   -1.02    35.6 1016.12    2.45   133.8  -22  -15    0.0   50.1
09/30/2022 09:30:00    0.50   -0.75    35.6 1015.88    1.97   132.3  -22  -15    0.0   47.6
09/30/2022 10:00:00    0.39   -1.34    35.5 1015.94    2.67   128.9  -22  -15    0.0   50.3
09/30/2022 10:30:00    0.49   -1.94    35.4 1015.77    3.28   134.4  -21  -15    0.0   49.1
09/30/2022 11:00:00   -0.05   -1.26    35.4 1015.68    2.94   148.5  -21  -15    0.0   49.1
09/30/2022 11:30:00    0.13   -1.32    35.5 1015.89    2.93   146.0  -22  -16    0.0   48.1
09/30/2022 12:00:00    0.54   -1.42    35.6 1016.13    3.21   143.9  -22  -16    0.0   51.4
09/30/2022 12:30:00    0.43   -1.30    35.6 1016.17    3.36   145.5  -23  -16    0.0   47.2
09/30/2022 13:00:00    1.43   -1.20    36.2 1016.05    3.96   125.2  -23  -17    0.0   46.3
09/30/2022 13:30:00    2.66    1.51    34.9 1016.41    4.25   116.5  -24  -16    0.0   69.7
09/30/2022 14:00:00    2.72    2.56    33.9 1016.45    5.00   114.8  -24  -15    0.0   73.6
09/30/2022 14:30:00    2.29    2.40    32.8 1016.63    4.49   109.7  -25  -15    0.0   75.4
09/30/2022 15:00:00    2.47    1.32    33.9 1016.62    4.22   107.2  -24  -15    0.0   71.4
09/30/2022 15:30:00    2.52    1.06    34.0 1016.85    4.36   111.1  -24  -15    0.0   71.2
09/30/2022 16:00:00    2.50    0.77    34.0 1016.67    4.07   111.5  -24  -14    0.0   70.8
09/30/2022 16:30:00    3.22    0.87    34.2 1016.75    4.67   112.6  -24  -15    0.0   69.0
09/30/2022 17:00:00    3.31    1.25    33.9 1016.63    5.18   111.0  -24  -15    0.0   68.1
09/30/2022 17:30:00    3.43    0.45    34.6 1016.23    5.31   110.1  -24  -15    0.0   69.8
09/30/2022 18:00:00    3.78    0.01    34.9 1015.82    5.49   114.0  -24  -15    0.0   67.3
09/30/2022 18:30:00    3.32   -0.19    34.9 1015.39    5.49   108.8  -24  -14    0.0   67.9
09/30/2022 19:00:00    3.80   -0.43    35.0 1014.93    5.80   111.0  -24  -15    0.0   70.1