FORTALEZA

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Station Information

Station ID: 559
Latitude: -3.716667
Longitude: -38.483333
GLOSS ID: 336
Coastline code: 874
Station code: 151
Country: BRAZIL
Time span of RLR data: 1948 – 1968
RLR completeness (%): 79
Time span of metric data: 1948 – 1968
Metric completeness (%): 84
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 01 Jan 1980

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR Station

Please note: In many cases, the station position in our database is accurate to only one minute. Thus, the tide gauge may not appear to be on the coast.

Additional Data Sources (guide to additional data sources)

Nearby GNSS Stations from SONEL: FORT, BRFT, CEFT
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: fort

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Fortaleza 874/151 RLR(1964) is 9.9m below BM1
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 06-JUL-93 :
Data quality poor 1958-61; gauge maintenance and datum questionable
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 12-JUL-93 :
Clear datum shift either side of data gap around 1960.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 26-Jan-2012 :
Station is now historic last data received was that for 1968. Station no longer features on the NOAA website. It has now been labelled 'inactive'.

Data Authority

N.O.A.A. / N.O.S.
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1305 East-West Highway
Silver Spring,
MD 20910
UNITED STATES