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General
Data set name

Tidal and Wind Induced Currents in the North Channel of the Irish Sea

Data holding centreProudman Oceanographic Laboratory
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodApril 1999 to April 2001
OngoingNo
Geographical area

North Channel, Irish Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Sea level; Wind strength and direction; Vertical velocity of the water column (currents); Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)

Instruments

Anemometers; sea level recorders; current profilers; radar altimeters; surface current radars; inapplicable

Description 
Summary

The objective of this project was to use measurements and models to examine the detailed distribution of tidal and wind induced currents in the North Channel of the Irish Sea.

OriginatorsProudman Oceanographic Laboratory
Data web sitehttp://www.pol.ac.uk
Availability 
OrganisationProudman Oceanographic Laboratory
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactThe Director
Address

Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory
Joseph Proudman Building 6 Brownlow Street
Liverpool
Merseyside
L3 5DA
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 151 795 4800
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1054025
Global identifier758
Last revised2009-10-19