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Long Island Sound Integrated Coastal Observing System
STATUS
Operational
AVAILABILITY
Web
REQUEST PROCEDURE
Archived data is best obtained by contacting via email: mary.howard-strobel@uconn.edu
Surface In-Situ Networks
MYSound provides comprehensive, real-time water quality, weather and wave data from Long Island Sound, its harbors and estuaries.
CONTACT
University of Connecticut Department of Marine Sciences
1080 Shennecossett Road Groton, CT 06340
(860)405-9152
SPECIFICATIONS
Network NameLISICOS
CollectiveNDBC
Facility TypeNetwork
PurposeResearch
LocationConnecticut
Number of Stations6 online, 1 offline
Map of Stationshttp://www.mysound.uconn.edu/mys_realobs.html
CategoryMeteorology, water quality
Parameters (Most)Wind speed, Wind direction, Barometric pressure, Air temperature, Relative humidity
Paramters (Limited)Water temperature, Salinity, Fluorescence, Dissolved oxygen
Archivehttp://www.mysound.uconn.edu/mys_realobs.html
Period of Record1994-present
Temporal Resolution5 minute
Data SeasonEvery 15 minutes. Exeptions include: Central Long Island Sound Station wave height, period & direction (hourly); New London Ledge Light Station (5 minutes); Western Long Island Sound Station wave height & period (half hour)
Data AvailabilityVaries by parameter and station
Other PurposesWater quality
FixedNo
MobileYes
PortableNo
UPDATED ON
23 Oct 2009 15:38