Due to scheduled maintenance of our backup supercomputer, there will
be no web site updates to our model graphics pages from
Sunday 23 July through Thursday 27 July (estimated).
The production models are running normally on our primary
supercomputer and our production FTP server and NOMADS data server are
being updated. The only impact is to our post-processed graphical
products displayed from this server. We apologize for the
The World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE) was a component of the World
Climate Research Program (WCRP) and remains the most ambitious oceanographic
experiment undertaken to-date.The aims of the program were to establish
the role of the oceans in the earth's climate and to obtain a baseline
dataset against which future change could be assessed.
Information on the WOCE dataset can be found here.
Select Data Set:
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The following chart shows the WOCE track lines and the Global RTOFS
sections that were extracted. Click on a track label to view the section.
WOCE sections courtesy of the
Schlitzer, R., Electronic Atlas of WOCE Hydrographic and Tracer Data Now
Available, Eos Trans. AGU, 81(5), 45, 2000.