MICOM-Based Nowcast/Forecast for Coastal/Open Ocean Regions
ROSENSTIEL SCHOOL OF MARINE AND ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCE MIAMI FL DIV OF METEOROLOGY AND PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY
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The long-term goal is to develop a nowcastforecast system for coastalopen ocean regions with the hybrid version HYbrid Coordinate Ocean Model HYCOM of the Miami Isopycnic Coordinate Ocean Model MICOM Bleck and Chassignet, 1994. Objectives a To evaluate the models performance in reproducing the oceanic circulation, with a special focus on the coastal regions b To evaluate the models forecast skills and usefulness in providing boundary conditions for ultra ne-mesh coastal models.
- Physical and Dynamic Oceanography