Chesapeake Bay Physical Oceanographic Real-Time System (PORTS) from NOAA/NOS Oceanographic Products and Services Division
Entry ID: NOAA_NOS_OPSD_PORTS_CHESBAY

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Summary
Abstract: The Physical Oceanographic Real-Time System (PORTS) is a program of
the National Ocean Service (NOS) that supports safe and cost-efficient
navigation by providing ship masters and pilots with accurate
real-time information required to avoid groundings and collisions.

PORTS is in response to mariner's observations that NOAA's published
water level and current predictions often do not reflect ... View entire text
Related URL
Description: Physical Oceanography Real-Time System (PORTS) webpage

Description: Chesapeake Bay PORTS webpage at NOAA/OPSD
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 40.0   S: 36.0   E: -75.0   W: -77.0

Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: 6 minutes
Ancillary Keywords
Originating Center
Data Center
Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services, National Ocean Service, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://tidesandcurrents.noaa.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: STEVE LYLES
Phone: 301-713-2981
Email: Stephen.Lyles at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
1305 East-West Highway N/OPS3
City: Silver Spring
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20910
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: WWW or Telephone Voice Access
Distribution Format: ASCII, GIF
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 757-627-7072
Fax: 757-627-7076
Email: jcdixon at fob.noaa.gov
Contact Address:
National PORTS Outreach
NOAA at NAUTICUS
One Waterside Drive
City: Norfolk
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 23510
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-04-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-03-06
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