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Data set name

Danube estuary, Prorva gauging station observations

Data holding centreDanube Hydro-meteorological Observatory
CountryUkraine  Ukraine
Time period1956-2010
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Danube delta, estuary of Prorva branch

Observations 
Parameters

Sea level; Air temperature; River flow and discharge; Skin temperature of the water column

Instruments

Water temperature sensor; discrete water samplers; observers

Description 
Summary

Data of National System of Hydrometeorological Monitoring containing the complex of hydrological and weather observations on regular base. Hydrological observations contains 12-h or daily measurement of water surface temperature ( Celsius), water levels (cm), water sampling and determination of turbidity (suspended sediments containment), calculation of water discharge (cub.m/sec) based on HQ rating curves. Weather observations for third-class stations contain the daily measurement of air temperature only.

OriginatorsDanube Hydro-meteorological Observatory
Availability 
OrganisationDanube Hydro-meteorological Observatory
AvailabilityOrganisation
ContactVictor Morozov
Address

Danube Hydro-meteorological Observatory

Izmail


Ukraine

Telephone+380484175139
Facsimile+380484175138
Emaildhmo@izm.odessa.ukrtel.net
Administration 
Collating centreMarine Hydrophysical Institute
Local identifierGS_PRO
Global identifier5323
Last revised2011-03-24