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 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.
Note on the viewer:
versions 6-8. Alternative browsers in which the viewer does perform
correctly include Firefox, Opera, Safari, Chrome, Konqueror, Omniweb,
Seamonkey, Camino, others. If you encounter difficulties with the viewer in
Internet Explorer, we suggest trying one of the other browsers.