GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number210
Station name

Port Royal, Kingston

CountryJamaica
Time zone075W, GMT - 5hrs
Latitude (+ve N)17.93333
Longitude (+ve E)-76.85
OceanAtlantic
Observation period(s)1954-1973
Responsible countryJamaica
GLOSS contactJamaica
Committed to GLOSSYes
OperationalYes
Instrumentation 
FloatYes
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticNo
RadarNo
Data
Digital dataYes
High frequency data at UHSLCDownload h782a.zip from UHSLC   Download documentation qa782a.dmt from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
Real-time data availableNo
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataDownload annual MSL (RLR) data for Port Royal, Kingston
Annual MSL (RLR) plotView annual MSL (RLR) plot for Port Royal, Kingston
PSMSL code744
Other relevant codesUHSLC 782
Additional information 
Resources required for futureRepairs needed
Last updated2003-01-24

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University of Hawai`i Sea Level Centre (UHSLC)  World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE)

 

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