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HYMEDIS: Hydro-meteo information for the Belgian Coast and Voordelta.
Contact: Beheer en exploitatieteam Schelderadarketen (BET), more

Availability: Commercially available
A charge significantly exceeding the cost of data collection and delivery is made for usage of the data

Description
Hymedis is a distribution centre for hydro-meteo information located in Vlissingen (The Netherlands). more

Hymedis is a distribution centre for hydro-meteo information located in Vlissingen. Two monitoring networks (Vlaamse banken and Zege) send up-to-date information on water level, wind, current, etc. to this centre on a continual basis. This information is processed and via wireless and fixed communication offered to the pilots, official vessels and quay stations active in the area. This information can be consulted using various end-applications (WAP, ECDIS-Tresco viewer, Fixed map, HYDROMEDIS board unit).

Scope
Themes:
Meteorology
Keywords:
Marine meteorology, Shipping, Ships, ANE, Belgium, Belgian Coast, ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS), ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde

Geographical coverage
ANE, Belgium, Belgian Coast [Marine Regions]
ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS) [Marine Regions]
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
From 2002 on [In Progress]

Parameters
Chlorine (Cl), Current direction, Current flow, Current velocity water, Swell, Temperature in water, Visibility, Water level

Contributors
Administratie Waterwegen en Zeewezen (AWZ), moredata owner
Beheer en exploitatieteam Schelderadarketen (BET), more
Inno.com cva (Inno), moredata manager
Ministerie van Infrastructuur en Milieu; Directoraat-Generaal Water (DGW), moredata owner

Related datasets
Source datasets:
Monitoring Network Flemish Banks, more
Monitoring network Zeeuwse tidal waters (ZEGE), part. Westerschelde: water level and meteo, more

Project
HYMEDIS: Schelderadarketen: HYdro, MEteo DIStributie, more

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Dataset information:

Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Sensor platform
Metadatarecord created: 2004-05-10
Information last updated: 2015-11-26
All data in IMIS is subject to the VLIZ privacy policy