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WWW Tide and Current Predictor DLESE Reviewed Collection
This site provides tabular and graphical information on both tidal height and current strength for a wide variety of locations on both the Pacific and Atlantic coasts of the Americas, as well as most islands in those two oceans. The user first selects a region and then from that page selects a site for which to generate predictions. There is a form for customized predictions which allows the user to choose a time period from half-a-day up to two years in length, and from as early as 1970 up to 2025.
Intended for grade levels:
  • General public
Type of resource:
  • Dataset:
    • In-situ
    • Modeled
  • Tools:
    • Calculation / Conversion
Subject:
  • Hydrology
  • Ocean Sciences:
    • Physical oceanography
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright and Other Restrictions Information is Unknown
DLESE Catalog ID: DWEL-000-000-000-122
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Dean Pentcheff
Biological Sciences, University of South Carolina