GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number21
Station name

Crozet Is.

CountryFrance
Time zone045E, GMT + 5hrs
Latitude (+ve N)-46.425
Longitude (+ve E)51.87
OceanIndian
Observation period(s)1995-2001, 2003-2007
Responsible countryFrance
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
LEGOS 14 Av. Edouard Belin 31400 Toulouse
GLOSS contactFrance
Committed to GLOSSYes
OperationalYes
Instrumentation 
FloatNo
PressureYes
BubblerNo
AcousticNo
RadarNo
Data
Digital dataYes
Additional parametersIN REAL TIME: Bottom pressure, Atmospheric pressure, Sea water temperature, Sea water conductivity.
Data acquisition rateHourly data
Fast delivery data at UHSLCDownload h178.dat from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
High frequency data at BODCDownload g021.zip from BODC   View Crozet Is. site history  
High frequency data at UHSLCDownload h178a.zip from UHSLC   Download documentation qa178a.dmt from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
Real-time data availableYes
Additional parameters (real-time)IN REAL TIME: Bottom pressure, Atmospheric pressure, Sea water temperature, Sea water conductivity.
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataYes (Monthly metric data only available)
PSMSL code1873
Other relevant codesUHSLC 178
Additional information 
Last updated2003-11-20

Related BODC pages

Sea level portal      World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE) — Sea  level
UK Tide Gauge Network     Climate Variability and Predictability (CLIVAR)
GLOSS project page  

 

Related external links

Global Sea Level Observing System (GLOSS)     Permanent Service for Mean Sea Level (PSMSL)
University of Hawai`i Sea Level Centre (UHSLC)  World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE)

 

Permanent Service for Mean Sea Level (PSMSL) Global Sea Level Observing System (GLOSS) Station Handbook Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC)