Hybrid Current model Agulhas 3D

Overview

The Operational HCM regional Ocean analysis and forecast system – at 1/30 degree – is providing up to 6 days of 3D regional ocean forecasts and analysis updated daily. Usually, only 3 months worthy of analysis is kept. The system can be easily re-run for longer reanalysis. This product includes u and v velocity components at an hourly frequency; from the surface to a depth of 2000 meters (except the 2D systems which provide a single surface layer)

Variables
surface northward sea water velocity
surface eastward sea water velocity

Temporal coverage   
Forecast

Geographical coverage
lon_min =14
lon_max =34
lat_min =-45
lat_max =-25

Vertical coverage
Surface to 2225m

Spatial resolution
1/30 degree

Update frequency
Hourly

Producer
CLS