PORTS (Physical Oceanographic Real-Time System) is a centralized data acquisition and dissemination system which provides water levels, currents and other oceanographic and meteorological data from an entire bay or harbour to the maritime community in a variety of user-friendly forms. The article describes the use of the system in the USA at Tampa Bay, Florida, the Port of New York-New Jersey and in San Francisco Bay, California.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Proc Marine Safety Council USCG, v 52 n 5, Sept-Oct 1995, p 30 [3 p, 1 fig]
  • Authors:
    • Parker, B B
  • Publication Date: 1995


  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00718223
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 27 1996 12:00AM