[Location: Location_Category='OCEAN', Location_Type='PACIFIC OCEAN', Location_Subregion1='CENTRAL PACIFIC OCEAN', Location_Subregion2='HAWAIIAN ISLANDS', Location_Subregion3='MOLOKAI']
Tide Model for the Hawaiian Islands: Main NW IslandsEntry ID: tide_mhi
Abstract: Tide model for the Hawaiian Islands. The model is based on climatological stratification, but 64 harmonics are used to model the full-depth baroclinic tides. The model has been run at 1km resolution, hourly, through the end of 2015. Due to computing limitations, the model grid is divided into two pieces, one for the Northwestern main Hawaiian Islands (Kauai, Oahu, Maui) and the other for the Big Island. While considerable effort has been made to implement all model components in a thorough, correct, and accurate manner, numerous sources of error are possible. As such, please use this output with the caution appropriate for any ocean related activity.
Purpose: PacIOOS provides timely, reliable, and accurate ocean information to support a safe, clean, productive ocean and resilient coastal zone in the U.S. Pacific Islands region.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: University of Hawaii
Dataset Title: Tide Model for the Hawaiian Islands: Main NW Islands
Data Presentation Form: OPeNDAPOnline Resource: http://pacioos.org
Start Date: 2008-01-01Stop Date: 2015-12-31
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Use Constraints The data may be used and redistributed for free but is not intended for legal use, since it may contain inaccuracies. Neither the data Contributor, University of Hawaii, PacIOOS, NOAA, State of Hawaii nor the United States Government, nor any of their employees or contractors, makes any warranty, express or implied, including warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness, of this information.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: gscarter at hawaii.edu
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2015-03-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-12-06