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Gridded Wind / Wave products

Contents: Near-real time significant wave height and wind speed modulus
Use: Marine meteorology, ocean-atmosphere gas transfer studies
Condition of access: products delivered for scientific purposes only as stated in the licence agreement. Further information :  Access to Ssalto/Duacs data.
Description : Gridded (1°x1°, regular grid) multimission product (more information on the processing)
Geographic coverage : Global
Format : NetCDF

Tools: Data reading software

Copyright : 2005-ongoing Cnes-CLS

SatelliteDistribution mediaFrequencyDelivery delayData periodData usedFile weight
MergedFTP (wind)each day variable September 2009 - ongoing data are processed using the last 2 days of available IGDR data for each satellite, and dated from the last of these 2 days.

140 KB (NetCDF)

550 KB (ps)
FTP (wave)
Live Access Server and Opendap (authenticated*)
Temporal/geographic extraction (authenticated*)

*The gridded Wind/Wave data are available through the authenticated Opendap and the Extraction tool. Get the access by filling the form here.

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