HF radar observing system in the gulf of Naples

13/12/2011
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Monitoring system installed in the Gulf of Naples
The Gulf of Naples monitoring network comprises five automatic weather stations distributed along the coasts of the Gulf, one weather radar, two tide gauges, one waverider buoy, and moored physical, chemical and bio-optical instrumentation. In addition to the above instruments, a CODAR-SeaSonde HF coastal radar system composed of three antennas is located in Portici, Massa Lubrense and Castellammare. The system provides hourly data of surface currents over the entire gulf with a 1km spatial resolution. 

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