Book 2006

Ocean Weather Forecasting

An Integrated View of Oceanography

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-3981-2 (Print) 978-1-4020-4028-3 (Online)

Table of contents (25 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-17

      Perspectives from the Global Ocean Data Assimilation Experiment

  3. Modeling

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      Pages 19-73

      Some Ocean Model Fundamentals

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      Pages 75-108

      Models of the Ocean: Which Ocean?

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      Pages 109-126

      On the Use of Hybrid Vertical Coordinates in Ocean Circulation Modeling

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      Pages 127-146

      Nesting Ocean Models

  4. Oceanographic observations and atmospheric forcing

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      Pages 147-189

      Satellite Measurements for Operational Ocean Models

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      Pages 191-206

      In-Situ Observations: Platforms and Techniques

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      Pages 207-227

      In-Situ Observations: Operational Systems and Data Management

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      Pages 229-270

      Surface Fluxes for Practitioners of Global Ocean Data Assimilation

  5. Data assimilation

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      Pages 271-316

      Ocean Data Assimilation Using Sequential Methods Based on the Kalman Filter

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      Pages 317-342

      What Is Data Assimilation Really Solving, and How Is the Calculation Actually Done?

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      Pages 343-360

      Importance of Data: A Meteorological Perspective

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      Pages 361-379

      The ECMWF Perspective

  6. Systems

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      Pages 381-395

      Mercator Ocean Global to Regional Ocean Monitoring and Forecasting

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      Pages 397-411

      The Forecasting Ocean Assimilation Model (Foam) System

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      Pages 413-426

      Ocean Prediction with the Hybrid Coordinate Ocean Model (HYCOM)

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      Pages 427-439

      Bluelink: Large-To-Coastal Scale Operational Oceanography in the Southern Hemisphere

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      Pages 441-447

      Operational Oceanography: A European Perspective

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      Pages 449-453

      Mersea: Development of a European Ocean Monitoring and Forecasting System

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      Pages 455-465

      Internal Metrics Definition for Operational Forecast Systems Inter-Comparison: Example in the North Atlantic and Mediterranean Sea

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