Project WHOTS - WHOI Hawaii Ocean Time-series Station

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The eleventh WHOTS buoy was deployed at 02:40 UTC on 2014/07/17 at approximately 22° 45´ N 157°. 55´ W.

Text files:
Daily transmission:
System 1   System 2
Complete listing:
Logger 7   Logger 19
NetCDF files:
Data: Logger 7     Logger 19
Metadata: Logger 7     Logger 19

Argos     plot-1     plot-2

The tenth WHOTS buoy was deployed at 04:27 UTC on 2013/07/11 and recovered on July 20, 2014.

Text files:
Logger 15   Logger 8
NetCDF files:
Data: Logger 15     Logger 8
Metadata: Logger 15     Logger 8

Argos     plot-1     plot-2

See Also
Archived WHOTS data
WHOTS data at NDBC Station 51WH0

Real Time Data

Hourly averaged meteorological data for the current deployment of the WHOI Hawaii Ocean Time Series Station are received via Service Argos four times daily. Preliminary data is displayed in unedited form as time series plots, and is available for download as ASCII files.

Please see the data archive page for edited, post-recovery data from earlier deployments of this buoy.

A note on resolution, and one on ASIMet data formats.


The eleventh WHOTS buoy was deployed deployed from the R.V. Hi'ialakai at 02:40 UTC on 2014/07/17 at approximately 22° 45´ N 157°. 55´ W, in 4707 m of water (corrected depth). The WHOTS site is WMO station 51400, and is NDBC Partner Platform 51WH0.

The Argos telemetry from system 1, ASIMet logger 15, began to fail beginning July 27, 2014. Data from that logger is removed from the processing system.

WHOTS imet fig 1 WHOTS imet fig 2
Plot 1 Plot 2