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)

  


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)  |
==========+========+========+========+========+======+========+
09/30/2022 00:00:00    83.85    26.30    87.88   72.6   29.2
09/30/2022 00:30:00    98.82    31.13   103.61   72.5   29.2
09/30/2022 01:00:00    95.06    31.97   100.29   71.4   29.2
09/30/2022 01:30:00    87.43    34.18    93.87   68.6   29.2
09/30/2022 02:00:00    43.42    55.32    70.32   38.1   29.2
09/30/2022 02:30:00    66.58    44.20    79.92   56.4   29.3
09/30/2022 03:00:00    51.83    43.72    67.81   49.9   29.3
09/30/2022 03:30:00    44.21    48.43    65.57   42.4   29.2
09/30/2022 04:00:00    20.20    47.93    52.01   22.9   29.2
09/30/2022 04:30:00    39.91    43.15    58.78   42.8   29.3
09/30/2022 05:00:00    20.02    41.34    45.93   25.8   29.2
09/30/2022 05:30:00    32.42    26.99    42.18   50.2   29.2
09/30/2022 06:00:00    39.79    34.89    52.92   48.8   29.2
09/30/2022 06:30:00    37.55    31.53    49.03   50.0   29.2
09/30/2022 07:00:00    29.78    55.69    63.15   28.1   29.2
09/30/2022 07:30:00    40.76    58.29    71.13   35.0   29.2
09/30/2022 08:00:00    24.26    42.43    48.88   29.8   29.2
09/30/2022 08:30:00    20.18    38.05    43.07   27.9   29.2
09/30/2022 09:00:00    20.41    34.81    40.35   30.4   29.2
09/30/2022 09:30:00    28.06    29.08    40.41   44.0   29.2
09/30/2022 10:00:00    23.26    51.85    56.83   24.2   29.1
09/30/2022 10:30:00    21.83    38.74    44.47   29.4   29.1
09/30/2022 11:00:00    30.57    35.04    46.50   41.1   29.1
09/30/2022 11:30:00    21.26    13.85    25.37   56.9   29.1
09/30/2022 12:00:00    15.45    32.21    35.72   25.6   29.1
09/30/2022 12:30:00    27.49    25.19    37.29   47.5   29.1
09/30/2022 13:00:00    44.72    35.10    56.85   51.9   28.9
09/30/2022 13:30:00     9.32    50.85    51.70   10.4   28.9
09/30/2022 14:00:00    -3.77    35.89    36.09  354.0   28.9
09/30/2022 14:30:00     8.36    58.95    59.54    8.1   28.8
09/30/2022 15:00:00     5.72    39.37    39.78    8.3   28.9
09/30/2022 15:30:00    30.18    53.87    61.75   29.3   29.0
09/30/2022 16:00:00    11.84    58.72    59.90   11.4   29.0
09/30/2022 16:30:00    19.58    48.00    51.84   22.2   29.0
09/30/2022 17:00:00     4.79    51.48    51.70    5.3   29.1
09/30/2022 17:30:00    18.30    42.09    45.90   23.5   29.2
09/30/2022 18:00:00    27.45    56.98    63.25   25.7   29.3
09/30/2022 18:30:00    26.03    59.94    65.35   23.5   29.4
09/30/2022 19:00:00    23.09    67.65    71.48   18.8   29.4