GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number74
Station name

Nome

CountryU.S.A.
Time zone135W, GMT - 10hrs
Latitude (+ve N)64.5
Longitude (+ve E)-165.41666
OceanPacific
Observation period(s)1992-1999, being rebuilt
Responsible countryU.S.A.
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
NOAA, National Ocean Service, 1305 East-West Highway, Silver Spring, MD 20910-3281, USA
GLOSS contactUSA
Committed to GLOSSNo
OperationalYes
Location mapView location map for GLOSS station Nome
Instrumentation 
FloatNo
PressureYes
BubblerYes
AcousticNo
RadarNo
Data
Digital dataYes
Additional parametersBarometric pressure, air/sea temp.,wind speed and direction
Fast delivery data at UHSLCDownload h595.dat from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
High frequency data at UHSLCDownload h595a.zip from UHSLC   Download documentation qa595a.dmt from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
Data held at national organisationYes
Real-time data availableYes
Real-time data transmitted
to GLOSS Fast Centre
Real-time data plots from UHSLC
Additional parameters (real-time)Barometric pressure, air/sea temp.,wind speed and direction
Benchmarks 
Auxiliary benchmarksBenchmarks include: BM M, BM G, BM H, BM F, BM E, BM D, BM C, BM B - 1993 site visit states 'levels agree with history'.
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataDownload annual MSL (RLR) data for Nome
Annual MSL (RLR) plotView annual MSL (RLR) plot for Nome
PSMSL code1800
Additional information 
Other relevant informationInstallation of gauge took place in August 1992 by NOAA, this was a pneumatic bubbler and a Paroscientific pressure system.
Last updated1993-12-05

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)