Skip Navigation Links weather.gov 
NOAA logo-Select to go to the NOAA homepage NDBC Title GraphicClick to go to NDBC home page   Select to go to the NWS homepage
Home News Organization
 
 
    
    Station List

 Observations
    Mobile Access
    Interactive Map
    Classic Maps
         Recent
         Historical
         DART®
    Oil & Gas ADCP
    Obs Search
    Ship Obs Report
    Gliders
    BuoyCAMs Image indicating link to BuoyCAMs page
    TAO
    DODS
    OceanSITES
    HF Radar
    OSMC
    Dial-A-Buoy
    RSS Feeds Image indicating link to RSS feed access page
    Obs Web Widget
    Email Access
    Web Data Guide

 Station Status
    NDBC Maintenance
    NDBC Platforms
    Partner Platforms

 Program Info
    Facebook Logo
    NDBC on Facebook
    About NDBC
     Met/Ocean
          Moored Buoy
          C-MAN
    TAO
    DART®
    VOS
    CSP
    IOOS® Program
    IOOS® DAC

 Publications
    NDBC DQC Handbook
    Hurricane Data Plots
    Mariners Weather
      Log

    Observing
      Handbook No. 1


 Science Education

 FAQ
 Media Inquiries
 Contact Us
 Visitor Information
 Links
 
USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.

Station 42044 - TGLO TABS Buoy J Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 42044

Developed and maintained by Texas A & M University
Funding provided by the Texas General Land Office's Oil Spill Prevention & Response Program

TABS II
26.191 N 97.051 W (26°11'29" N 97°3'2" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 3.4 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 3.4 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: 3.4 m above mean sea level
Sea temp depth: 1.8 m below MLLW
Water depth: 20.73 m

Latest NWS Marine Forecast

Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations near station 42044

Station 42044
Large icon indicates selected station.
yellow diamond Stations with recent data
red diamond Stations with no data in last 8 hours
     (24 hours for tsunami stations)


Conditions at 42044 as of
0800 GMT on 03/26/2017:
Unit of Measure:    Time Zone:   

Click on the graph icon in the table below to see a time series plot of the last five days of that observation.

5-day plot - Wind Direction Wind Direction (WDIR): S ( 170 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 8.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 10.0 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1012.0 mb
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): -1.7 mb ( Falling )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 22.5 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 23.1 °C
5-day plot - Dew Point Dew Point (DEWP): 20.5 °C
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 9 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 10 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed, Wind Gust and Atmospheric Pressure Combined plot of Wind Speed, Gust, and Air Pressure
Previous observations
5-day plot - Wind Direction 5-day plot - Wind Speed 5-day plot - Wind Gust 5-day plot - Wave Height 5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period 5-day plot - Average Period 5-day plot - Mean Wave Direction 5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure 5-day plot - Pressure Tendency 5-day plot - Air Temperature 5-day plot - Water Temperature 5-day plot - Dew Point 5-day plot - Salinity 5-day plot - Visibility 5-day plot - Tide (above MLLW)
MM DD TIME
(GMT)
WDIR WSPD
m/s
GST
m/s
WVHT
m
DPD
sec
APD
sec
MWD PRES
mb
PTDY
mb
ATMP
°C
WTMP
°C
DEWP
°C
SAL
psu
VIS
km
TIDE
m
03260730  S 6.0 8.0----1012.3- 22.3 23.1 20.7---
03260700 SSE 6.0 8.0----1012.7- 22.4 23.1 20.8---
03260630 SSE 6.0 7.0----1012.9- 22.4 23.1 20.9---
03260600 SSE 6.0 7.0----1013.3- 22.5 23.1 20.9---
03260530  S 6.0 7.0----1013.4- 22.4 23.1 21.0---
03260500  S 6.0 7.0----1013.7- 22.3 23.1 20.9---
03260430  S 5.0 6.0----1013.8- 22.3 23.1 20.8---
03260400 SSE 5.0 6.0----1014.2- 22.4 23.1 20.7---
03260330 SSE 5.0 6.0----1014.2- 22.5 23.1 20.7---
03260300 SSE 5.0 6.0----1013.9- 22.5 23.1 20.7---
03260230 SSE 5.0 6.0----1013.9- 22.4 23.0 20.7---
03260200 SSE 5.0 6.0----1013.5 +0.8 22.5 23.0 20.7---
03260130 SSE 5.0 6.0----1013.5- 22.5 23.0 20.7---
03260100 SSE 6.0 7.0----1013.4- 22.4 23.0 20.7---
03260030  SE 6.0 7.0----1012.9- 22.5 23.0 20.6---
03260000  SE 6.0 7.0----1012.9- 22.7 23.1 20.5---
03252330 SSE 6.0 7.0----1013.0- 23.0 23.1 20.6---
03252300 SSE 6.0 7.0----1012.7 -1.7 23.0 23.1 20.5---
03252230 SSE 6.0 7.0----1012.9- 23.1 23.1 20.4---
03252200 SSE 7.0 8.0----1013.0 -2.2 23.1 23.1 20.4---
03252130 SSE 6.0 8.0----1013.1- 23.1 23.1 20.5---
03252100 SSE 6.0 8.0----1013.4 -3.0 23.0 23.1 20.4---
03252030 SSE 6.0 7.0----1013.9- 23.0 23.0 20.5---
03252000  S 6.0 7.0----1014.5 -2.5 23.0 22.9 20.6---
03251930 SSE 6.0 7.0----1014.9- 22.9 22.9 20.5---
03251900  S 6.0 7.0----1015.3 -2.1 22.9 22.9 20.5---
03251830  S 5.0 6.0----1015.8- 22.9 23.0 20.5---
03251800  S 5.0 6.0----1016.4 -0.9 22.8 22.9 20.5---
03251730  S 5.0 6.0----1016.8- 22.8 22.6 20.7---
03251700  S 4.0 5.0----1016.9 +0.2 22.6 22.7 20.6---
03251630 SSE 4.0 4.0----1017.3- 22.6 22.5 20.8---
03251600 SSE 3.0 4.0----1017.4 +1.1 22.6 22.4 20.8---
03251530  S 3.0 3.0----1017.3- 22.5 22.4 20.6---
03251500  S 3.0 3.0----1017.2 +1.6 22.4 22.4 20.5---
03251430  S 2.0 3.0----1017.0- 22.6 22.4 20.6---
03251400  S 4.0 4.0----1016.7 +1.9 22.4 22.3 20.5---
03251330  S 4.0 5.0----1016.3- 22.3 22.3 20.4---
03251300  S 5.0 6.0----1016.2 +2.1 22.2 22.3 20.4---
03251230  S 5.0 6.0----1015.5- 22.1 22.4 20.4---
03251200  S 5.0 6.0----1015.7 +1.5 22.1 22.3 20.5---
03251130  S 5.0 6.0----1015.0- 22.2 22.4 20.5---
03251100  S 5.0 6.0----1014.8 +0.3 22.2 22.4 20.6---
03251030  S 5.0 7.0----1014.6- 22.2 22.4 20.7---
03251000  S 5.0 7.0----1014.1 -0.6 22.3 22.4 20.7---
03250930  S 6.0 7.0----1014.1- 22.3 22.4 20.8---
03250900  S 6.0 7.0----1014.2 -0.9 22.3 22.4 21.0---

Disclaimer: Ocean current directions are measured to the nearest 10 degrees and speeds are measured to the nearest whole centimeter per second.

Ocean Current Data for 42044

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
   0800 GMT   0730 GMT   0700 GMT   0630 GMT   0600 GMT   0530 GMT
Depth
m
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
2     10 39.0    10 42.0    10 42.0    10 43.0    10 43.0    10 42.0

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 42044

Ocean Current Stick Plots are available in metric units only:

All Instruments -1-day plot - ocean current 1-day plot     3-day plot - ocean current 3-day plot     5-day plot - ocean current 5-day plot     


Ocean Conditions at 42044 as of
0800 GMT on 03/26/2017:

These oceanographic data are displayed in rounded times.

Unit of Measure:    Time Zone:   

Click on the graph icon in the table below to see a time series plot of the last five days of that observation.

 Depth (DEPTH): 2.0 m
5-day plot - Ocean TemperatureOcean Temperature (OTMP):23.05 °C
Previous observations
5-day plot - Ocean Temperature 5-day plot - Conductivity 5-day plot - Salinity 5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT) 5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM) 5-day plot - Chlorophyll 5-day plot - Turbidity 5-day plot - pH 5-day plot - Eh
MM   DD    TIME
(GMT)
DEPTH
m
       OTMP
°C
   COND
mS/cm
  SAL
psu
  O2%
%
   O2PPM
ppm
CLCON
ug/l
TURB
FTU
PH EH
mv
03260730 2.023.09--------
03260700 2.023.08--------
03260630 2.023.07--------
03260600 2.023.07--------
03260530 2.023.08--------
03260500 2.023.11--------
03260430 2.023.14--------
03260400 2.023.11--------
03260330 2.023.06--------
03260300 2.023.05--------
03260230 2.023.01--------
03260200 2.023.00--------
03260130 2.023.00--------
03260100 2.023.00--------
03260030 2.023.03--------
03260000 2.023.08--------
03252330 2.023.06--------
03252300 2.023.06--------
03252230 2.023.07--------
03252200 2.023.07--------
03252130 2.023.11--------
03252100 2.023.08--------
03252030 2.023.03--------
03252000 2.022.95--------
03251930 2.022.94--------
03251900 2.022.88--------
03251830 2.023.01--------
03251800 2.022.89--------
03251730 2.022.65--------
03251700 2.022.67--------
03251630 2.022.49--------
03251600 2.022.42--------
03251530 2.022.37--------
03251500 2.022.37--------
03251430 2.022.37--------
03251400 2.022.34--------
03251330 2.022.34--------
03251300 2.022.33--------
03251230 2.022.35--------
03251200 2.022.34--------
03251130 2.022.35--------
03251100 2.022.37--------
03251030 2.022.39--------
03251000 2.022.38--------
03250930 2.022.40--------
03250900 2.022.41--------

Description of Measurements

Links which are specific to this station are listed below:

Real Time Data in tabular form for the last forty-five days.

Historical Data & Climatic Summaries for quality controlled data for the current month, previous months, and previous years.