Ceuta-D (Spain) Site History

History Summary

Station Ceuta-D
Country Spain
Latitude 35° 54.0' N
Longitude 005° 19.0' W
GLOSS No 249
Time Reference GMT (hours 00-23)
Contributor 1980-1991 TOGA Sea Level Center
Instrument Type A.OTT, float and stilling well
Site of Gauge  
Observational periods 1971 - present

Reference Level

All heights have been referred to the station tide staff zero which is linked to fixed benchmarks.

Tide Gauge Benchmark (TGBM) Description

Senal NAPA-7 (Instituto Geografico Nacional)

Benchmark Relationships

Levelling network under revision

Quality Assessment by the UH Sea Level Center

Comments

This series is separate from Ceuta-C because of a level shift during the data gap between 13 April 1980 and 29 April 1980. Otherwise no level shifts are apparent.

The timing appears to be off by several minutes during most of 1982.

Year CI(%) Missing Data Replaced Gaps or Bad Data Questionable Fluctuations
1980 64 294-305 none none
1981 100 none none none
1982 92 291-298,308-318,344-355 (00)363-(10)363 See comment
1983 100 none none none
1984 100 none none none
1985 100 none none none
1986 100 none (01)177-(23)177 none
1987 100 none none none
1988 74 152-247 none none
1989 100 none none none
1990 38 26-125,131-262 none 25-26
1991 78 110-114,120-197 none 79-84,101-108,114-