GLOSS Station Handbook – Salvador
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.
|Time zone||GMT -3hrs|
|Latitude (+ve N)||-12.96666|
|Longitude (+ve E)||-38.51666|
|Observation periods||Time span of data 1949-1968 (psmsl), Tides 2004-2008, Radar sensor and encoder data 2008-2009, Historical data (1948-1971) to be integrated into current time series.|
|Authority responsible for tide gauge||N.O.A.A/ N.O.S., N/oes 33, Ssmc4, Room 6531, 1305 East-West Highway, Silver Spring, MD 20910, UNITED STATES|
|Fast delivery data at UHSLC||Data File format|
|High frequency data at UHSLC||Data 708a Document 708a File format|
|Additional parameters (real-time)||None|
|Benchmark relationships||TG-CGPS distance = 150m |
TG-CGPS levelling not performed yet
|Auxiliary benchmarks||A radar sensor (Vegapulse 62) and encoder with a Sutron Satlink datalogger without modem installed in April 2008 by UHLSC.|
|Data at PSMSL|
|Annual MSL (RLR) data||RLR 578|
|Annual MSL (RLR) plot|
|Other relevant information||Site established in december 2002 |
CGPS station installed in April 2007 (top of 4m mast).
Acoustic sensor installed in 2004 ( stop in 2008)
No AG station
|Last updated||1 January 1980|