GLOSS Station Handbook

GLOSS Station Handbook – Palmeira

The GLOSS Station Handbook is currently being re-designed and upgraded.

Until a new version is available, the tide gauge station list below from the last version of the Handbook provides links to further details about each tide gauge in the GLOSS Core Network. Click the GLOSS number buttons to view the information. Click column headings to sort the table.

Station information

General
Gloss number329
Station namePalmeira
CountryCape Verde Islands
Time zone015W (GMT - 1 hr)
Latitude (+ve N)16.755
Longitude (+ve E)-22.98333
Observation periods2000-2001
Responsible countryPortugal
Authority responsible for tide gaugeDept. of Oceanography
University of Hawaii
1000 Pope Rd. MSB 317
Honolulu, Hawaii 96822
OperationalYes
Instrumentation
FloatNo
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticYes
RadarNo
Data
Digital dataYes
Data acquisition ratesix-minute (each sampling is three-minute average)
Fast delivery data at UHSLCData 235 File format
High frequency data at BODCData 9106 Document 91903
High frequency data at UHSLCData 235a Document 235a File format
Real-time data availableYes
Real-time data transmitted to GLOSS Fast Centre
Additional parameters (real-time)None
Data at PSMSL
Annual MSL (RLR) dataYes (Monthly metric data only available)
PSMSL code1914
Other relevant codesUHSLC 235A
Additional information
Last updated16 February 2005