Cnes, April 2015

Altimetry applications in videos : Meteorology and rogue waves

Altimeters can measure sea surface height first and foremost the waves height, which is of prime importance to marine weather forecasters in terms of maritime safety. Wave heights from altimetric measurements are assimilated into sea state forecast models, and improve significantly their predictions.


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201510_video_Jason3_Vagues_uk_sm.png Image 494.91kb 825x463 2015-10-15
vagues_fr.mp4 Video 23.19Mb fr 2015-04-15
vagues_waves_uk.mp4 Video 23.33Mb en 2015-04-15