Here you can view any of the individual WAVEWATCH III® graphic products
generated during the last six model runs. Simply follow the steps and
click to choose the Model, Forecast Zone, Model Run Time, Product, and then click
on a Forecast Time (0 is the nowcast, negative times are hindcasts, positive
times are forecasts). Buoy information for the selected region is also given
in the form of spectral plots, source term plots, and Spectral Bulletins.
Current Product Selection:
Lake Michigan (Global) (Latest run) 2014/10/20 00z
Significant Wave Height and Peak Direction
The significant wave height is a
measure for the wave height, and closely corresponds to
what a trained observer would consider to be the mean wave height. Note that
the highest wave height of an individual wave will be significantly larger.
Step 1: Choose a Model
Step 2: Choose a Forecast Zone
Step 3: Choose a Model Run Time
Step 4: Choose a Product
Step 5: Select a Forecast Time to view the product
Forecast times are
relative to the start time: 0Z, 6Z, 12Z, or 18Z
Buoy Data for Lake Michigan multi_1
(Latest run) 2014/10/20 00z
Note: A tutorial on the spectral and source term graphics
is available here.