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WAVEWATCH: A Generic Ocean Wave Model
Entry ID: NOAA_WAVEWATCH


Summary
Abstract: WAVEWATCH III (Tolman 1997, 1999a, 2009) is a third generation wave model developed at NOAA/NCEP in the spirit of the WAM model (WAMDIG 1988, Komen et al. 1994). It is a further development of the model WAVEWATCH, as developed at Delft University of Technology (Tolman 1989, 1991a) and WAVEWATCH II, developed at NASA, Goddard Space Flight Center (e.g., Tolman 1992). WAVEWATCH III, however, differs ... View entire text
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Description: Access the WAVEWATCH sourcecode.
Service Citation
Edition: 5.16
Service Keywords
MODELS >COMPONENT PROCESS MODELS Parameter Definition
MODELS >EARTH SCIENCE REANALYSES/ASSIMILATION MODELS Parameter Definition

ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints Visit http://polar.ncep.noaa.gov/waves/wavewatch/license.shtml?-step2- to request access to the source code.
Service Provider
DOC/NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC > Environmental Modeling Center, National Centers for Environmental Prediction, National Weather Service, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://www.emc.ncep.noaa.gov/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: D. B. RAO
Email: Desiraju.B.Rao at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
NOAA/ National Weather Service
National Centers for Environmental Prediction
Environmental Modeling Center
5200 Auth Road
City: Camp Springs
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20746-4304
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: 301-851-8113
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
5700 Rivertech Court
City: Riverdale
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20737
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2006-11-09
SERF Last Revision Date: 2018-04-10


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