SPURS: Salinity Processes in the Upper Ocean Regional Study

Data Links
SPURS-II

Text files:
Daily: ASIMet1 - ASIMet2
Complete: ASIMet1 - ASIMet2

Plots:
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SPURS Locations
SPURS from JPL map

SPURS 1 project map
SPURS II
Draft Mooring Diagram
SPURS I
Mooring log
Mooring diagram

Met data

The SPURS II buoy is equipped with two identical ASIMet systems and about 60 ocean sensors. Met sensors transmit hourly averaged data via Iridium, and plots and data listings are updated hourly.


Real time data plots


SPURS imet fig 1 SPURS imet fig 2

Wave data

SPURS II measures surface waves using a WAMDAS instrument package, made by Neptune Sciences and acquired from NDBC. The instrument uses a 3-axis motion package made by MicroStrain Inc. SPURS II is NDBC wave station 43010

Funding for this project was provided by the NASA Physical Oceanography Program.







Page updated: July 7, 2017