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Coastal Data Information Program (CDIP)
STATUS
Operational
AVAILABILITY
Web
REQUEST PROCEDURE
Via website
Surface In-Situ Networks
The Coastal Data Information Program (CDIP) specializes in wave measurement, swell modeling and forecasting, and the analysis of coastal environment data.
CONTACT
Julie Thomas
Scipps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD
9500 Gilman Drive La Jolla, CA 92093-0214
858-534-3032
www@cdip.ucsd.edu
http://cdip.ucsd.edu/?nav=documents&sub=faq&xitem=contact
SPECIFICATIONS
Network NameCDIP
CollectiveN/A
Facility TypeNetwork
PurposeResearch
LocationEast Coast, West Coast, Gulf of Mexico, Hawaii, Guam
Number of Stations~30 active, ~150 archived
Map of Stationshttp://cdip.ucsd.edu/?nav=historic&sub=map&map_stati=1
Categorymeteorology, oceanography
Parameters (Most)Wave height, wave period, wave direction, sea surface temperature
Paramters (Limited)Wind speed, wind direction, air pressure
Archivehttp://cdip.ucsd.edu/?nav=historic&sub=data&units=metric&tz=UTC&pub=public&map_stati=1,2,3
Period of Record1975-present
Temporal Resolution30 minute
Data SeasonContinuous
Data Availability1 hour
Other PurposesForecasting, education, public safety.
FixedYes
MobileNo
PortableNo
REFERENCES
N/A
REMARKS
CDIP is operated by the Ocean Engineering Research Group (OERG), part of the Integrative Oceanography Division (IOD) at Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO).
UPDATED ON
9 Sep 2009 09:48