COARE Acronyms

Acronym Meaning
ATLAS Autonomous Temperature Line Acquisition System (PMEL/NOAA/US)
CDIU COARE Data Information Unit (Data Catalog)
COARE Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere Response Experiment
DADC Data Archive and Distribution Center
DPC Data Processing Center
GTS Global Telecommunications System
IFA Intensive Flux Array
IOP Intensive Observing Period
ISS Integrated Sounding System
LSA Large-scale Soundings Array
NCAR National Center for Atmospheric Research (US)
NMC National Meteorological Center (NOAA/US)
NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (US)
OSA Outer Soundings Array
PMEL Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (NOAA/US)
PROTEUS PROfile TElemetry of Upper ocean currents (PMEL/NOAA/US)
PSS Priority Sounding Station
SST Sea-Surface Temperature
UTC Coordinated Universal Time (Zulu or Greenwich Mean Time)
WHOI Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (US)
COARE-MET Flux Algorithm COARE-MET Reports Related Servers COARE Staff