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Data set name

Cyprus Coastal Ocean Forecasting and Observing System (CYCOFOS) Tides Forecast

Data holding centreCyprus Oceanography Center
CountryCyprus  Cyprus
ProjectCyprus Coastal Ocean Forecasting and Observing System(CYCOFOS)
Time period2009 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Levantine Basin Mediterranean and Black Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Bathymetry and Elevation

Description 
Summary

Within the framework of CYCOFOS project the center provides tides forecast. The forecasts are based on the Med Model which is the Mediterranean Inverse Tidal Solution, using the inverse scheme OTIS by Oregon State University Tidal Inversion Software. The tides are provided as complex amplitudes of earth relative sea-surface elevation.

OriginatorsCYCOFOS - Cyprus Coastal Ocean Forecasting and Observing System
Data web sitehttp://www.oceanography.ucy.ac.cy/cycofos
Availability 
OrganisationCyprus Oceanography Center
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactGeorge Zodiatis
Address

Cyprus Oceanography Center
University of Cyprus P.O. BOX 20537
Nicosia

1678
Cyprus

Telephone+357-22893988-82-83
Facsimile+357-22895051
Emailgzodiac@ucy.ac.cy
Administration 
Collating centreCyprus Oceanography Center
Local identifier1096
Global identifier5942
Last revised2013-09-25