CARICOOS VIA - St. Thomas USVI Met Aggregated Buoy Observations


Realtime-Historical aggregated dataset from the Ocean Data Acquisition Systems (ODAS) Buoy network funded by CARICOOS and operated by the University of Maine Moored Buoy Program.

Data and Resources

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CF Standard Names

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Online Access

Distribution Formats
  • OPeNDAP
Point of Contact Neal Pettigrew
Department of Physical Oceanography, School of Marine Sciences, University of Maine
nealp@maine.edu,ljm@umeoce.maine.edu,bfleming@umeoce.maine.edu
Online Resource
Originator Neal Pettigrew
Department of Physical Oceanography, School of Marine Sciences, University of Maine
nealp@maine.edu,ljm@umeoce.maine.edu,bfleming@umeoce.maine.edu
Online Resource
Dr. Neal Pettigrew
Dataset Point of Contact CariCOOS
caricoos@gmail.com
General Documentation
Associated Documentation THE_PROJECT
Date(s)
Use Limitations These data were generated as part of an academic research project, and the principal investigator, Neal Pettigrew (nealp@umaine), asks to be informed of intent for scientific use and appropriate acknowledgment given in any publications arising therefrom. The data are provided free of charge, without warranty of any kind.
Time Period 2013-03-07T17:10:00Z to 2016-08-11T15:59:59Z
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates N: 18.2574105127° S: 18.2573905127° E: -65.0039878027° W: -65.0040078027°
Theme keywords GCMD Science Keywords
  • Oceans > Ocean Temperature > Water Temperature
  • Oceans > Ocean Pressure > Sea Level Pressure
  • Oceans > Ocean Chemistry > Oxygen
  • Oceans > Ocean Chemistry > Chlorophyll
  • Oceans > Ocean Optics > Turbidity
  • Oceans > Salinity/Density > Conductivity
  • Oceans > Salinity/Density > Salinity
  • Oceans > Salinity/Density > Density
  • Oceans > Ocean Waves > Significant Wave Height
  • Oceans > Ocean Waves > Wave Period
  • Oceans > Ocean Winds > Surface Winds
  • Oceans > Ocean Circulation > Ocean Currents

CF-1.6
  • station_name
  • air_temperature
  • air_temperature data_quality
  • relative_humidity
  • relative_humidity data_quality
  • barometric_pressure
  • barometric_pressure data_quality
  • wind_gust data_quality
  • wind_speed
  • wind_speed data_quality
  • wind_from_direction
  • wind_from_direction data_quality
  • offset_time
  • time_created
  • time_modified
  • longitude
  • latitude
  • depth
  • time

Data Center keywords Uncategorized
  • CariCOOS

Project keywords Uncategorized
  • THE_PROJECT

Use Constraints These data were generated as part of an academic research project, and the principal investigator, Neal Pettigrew (nealp@umaine), asks to be informed of intent for scientific use and appropriate acknowledgment given in any publications arising therefrom. The data are provided free of charge, without warranty of any kind.
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