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Station 42044 - PS-1126 TABS J Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 42044

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 site elevation
Water depth: 20.73 m

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Conditions at 42044 as of
1930 GMT on 04/18/2014:
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): NE ( 50 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 5.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 7.0 m/s
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 19.6 °C
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 6 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 6 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
04181900    NE 5.0 7.0------- 19.5----
04181830    NE 5.0 7.0------- 19.5----
04181800    NE 6.0 8.0------- 19.4----
04181730    NE 5.0 7.0------- 19.4----
04181700    NE 5.0 7.0------- 19.4----
04181630    NE 5.0 6.0------- 19.4----
04181600    NE 5.0 6.0------- 19.4----
04181530   NNE 4.0 5.0------- 19.4----
04181500   NNE 4.0 5.0------- 19.4----
04181430   NNE 4.0 5.0------- 19.3----
04181400   NNE 3.0 4.0------- 19.3----
04181330   NNE 4.0 5.0------- 19.3----
04181300    N 5.0 9.0------- 19.3----
04181230   NNE 4.0 7.0------- 19.3----
04181200   NNE 4.0 5.0------- 19.3----
04181130   NNE 4.0 6.0------- 19.3----
04181100   NNE 4.0 5.0------- 19.3----
04181030    N 4.0 5.0------- 19.3----
04181000   NNE 4.0 5.0------- 19.3----
04180930    N 4.0 4.0------- 19.3----
04180900   NNE 4.0 5.0------- 19.3----
04180830   NNE 3.0 4.0------- 19.3----
04180800    N 5.0 8.0------- 19.3----
04180730   NNE 4.0 8.0------- 19.3----
04180700   NNE 4.0 5.0------- 19.3----
04180630    E 4.0 6.0------- 19.3----
04180600   ENE 4.0 6.0------- 19.3----
04180530   ENE 5.0 6.0------- 19.3----
04180500   ENE 5.0 6.0------- 19.3----
04180430   ENE 5.0 7.0------- 19.3----
04180400   ENE 5.0 7.0------- 19.4----
04180330   ENE 6.0 9.0------- 19.4----
04180300   ENE 6.0 8.0------- 19.4----
04180230   ENE 5.0 7.0------- 19.4----
04180200    E 5.0 6.0------- 19.4----
04180130    E 5.0 7.0------- 19.5----
04180100    E 6.0 7.0------- 19.5----
04180030    E 6.0 8.0------- 19.5----
04180000   NNE 6.0 9.0------- 19.4----
04172330   ENE 6.0 7.0------- 19.4----
04172300   ENE 6.0 7.0------- 19.4----
04172230    NE 6.0 7.0------- 19.4----
04172200    NE 7.0 9.0------- 19.4----
04172130    NE 7.0 9.0------- 19.3----
04172100    NE 7.0 8.0------- 19.3----
04172030    NE 7.0 8.0------- 19.3----
04172000    NE 6.0 7.0------- 19.2----

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:   
   1930 GMT   1900 GMT   1830 GMT   1800 GMT   1730 GMT   1700 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     190 31.0    180 29.0    180 30.0    180 28.0    180 26.0    180 26.0

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

Ocean Current Stick Plots are available in metric units only:
     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
1930 GMT on 04/18/2014:

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):19.56 °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
04181900 2.019.49--------
04181830 2.019.46--------
04181800 2.019.45--------
04181730 2.019.43--------
04181700 2.019.41--------
04181630 2.019.40--------
04181600 2.019.39--------
04181530 2.019.38--------
04181500 2.019.35--------
04181430 2.019.33--------
04181400 2.019.30--------
04181330 2.019.27--------
04181300 2.019.27--------
04181230 2.019.27--------
04181200 2.019.27--------
04181130 2.019.28--------
04181100 2.019.29--------
04181030 2.019.28--------
04181000 2.019.29--------
04180930 2.019.28--------
04180900 2.019.28--------
04180830 2.019.27--------
04180800 2.019.27--------
04180730 2.019.26--------
04180700 2.019.26--------
04180630 2.019.27--------
04180600 2.019.29--------
04180530 2.019.30--------
04180500 2.019.33--------
04180430 2.019.34--------
04180400 2.019.36--------
04180330 2.019.37--------
04180300 2.019.39--------
04180230 2.019.39--------
04180200 2.019.44--------
04180130 2.019.46--------
04180100 2.019.46--------
04180030 2.019.47--------
04180000 2.019.45--------
04172330 2.019.45--------
04172300 2.019.45--------
04172230 2.019.43--------
04172200 2.019.36--------
04172130 2.019.32--------
04172100 2.019.30--------
04172030 2.019.26--------
04172000 2.019.22--------

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.