ECMWF NEMOVAR COMBINE
Data available: YES
Model: NEMO v3.0
Resolution: ORCA1 configuration (about 1x1 horizontal resolution with equatorial refinement (0.3). 42 vertical levels, about 10m-15m level thickness in upper 200m
Data assimilated: Temperature and Salinity profiles from the EN3 database (1957/09/01-2009/12/31), including XBT, CTD, Argo, Mooring
Assimilation method: Multivariate 3D-var + bias correction
Forcing and relaxation used: ER40 (precip corrected) daily fluxes from 1959-1988 and ERA-Interim thereafter. SST as in ERA-40 until 1982 and the weekly NOAA oiv2 1x1 from 1982 onwards.
Download Data: OPeNDAP / HTTP at ICDC, FTP at ICDC
Contact: Magdalena Balmaseda,Magdalena.Balmaseda (at) ecmwf.int; Kristian.Mogensen, Kristian.Mogensen (at) ecmwf.int
References: Balmaseda M., K. Mogensen, F. Molteni, A. Weaver, 2010: The NEMOVAR-COMBINE ocean re-analysis. COMBINE Technical report No. 1.
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