Pathfinder And Coast Watch Derived SST In Relation To NOAA Buoy Data May 1998

Date

Buoy #

Satid

PassID

SST °C (PF)

SST °C (CW)

Buoy Temp. °C

Buoy-SST (PF or CW)

05/03/98

46002

14

9812322

11.99

11.80

-0.19

05/14/98

46002

14

9813422

11.61

11.70

0.09

05/01/98

46002

14

9812121

11.40

11.80

0.40

05/29/98

46005

12

9814902

13.24

11.80

-1.44

05/26/98

46011

12

9814601

14.99

12.80

-2.19

05/25/98

46011

12

9814501

15.03

12.90

-2.13

05/11/98

46011

12

9813101

14.80

12.90

-1.90

05/15/98

46011

12

9813502

15.33

13.60

-1.73

05/24/98

46011

12

9814402

14.22

12.60

-1.62

05/09/98

46011

12

9812915

14.19

12.90

-1.29

05/14/98

46011

12

9812402

14.94

13.70

-1.24

05/22/98

46011

12

9814201

14.03

12.80

-1.23

05/14/98

46011

12

9813414

14.44

13.30

-1.14

05/19/98

46011

12

9813902

14.29

13.30

-0.99

05/16/98

46011

12

9813614

13.80

12.90

-0.90

05/19/98

46011

12

9813914

13.20

12.60

-0.60

05/16/98

46011

12

9813601

14.14

13.60

-0.54

05/24/98

46011

14

9814422

13.77

12.90

-0.87

05/30/98

46011

14

9815022

14.37

13.70

-0.67

05/26/98

46011

14

9814622

13.80

13.40

-0.40

05/22/98

46011

14

9814222

12.99

12.80

-0.19

05/23/98

46011

14

9814322

12.97

12.80

-0.17

05/21/98

46011

14

9814122

12.63

12.50

-0.13

05/18/98

46011

14

9813821

12.92

12.90

-0.02

05/15/98

46011

14

9813522

13.40

13.40

0.00

05/09/98

46011

14

9812921

13.14

13.30

0.16

05/10/98

46011

14

9813021

13.23

13.40

0.17

05/22/98

46011

14

9814211

12.41

12.60

0.19

05/19/98

46011

14

9813921

12.61

12.80

0.19

05/14/98

46011

14

9813422

13.26

13.60

0.34

05/14/98

46011

14

9813411

13.01

13.40

0.39

05/06/98

46011

14

9812610

13.21

13.70

0.49

05/19/98

46011

14

9813911

12.08

12.80

0.72

05/09/98

46014

12

9812901

13.77

12.00

-1.77

05/19/98

46014

12

9813902

13.44

12.00

-1.44

05/19/98

46014

14

9813911

11.82

11.80

-0.02

05/22/98

46014

14

9814211

12.00

12.20

0.20

05/08/98

46014

14

9812821

11.88

12.10

0.22

05/25/98

46014

14

9814522

12.94

13.30

0.36

05/09/98

46014

14

9812921

11.63

12.00

0.37

05/13/98

46014

14

9813311

12.13

12.50

0.37

05/10/98

46014

14

9813021

11.60

12.00

0.40

04/30/98

46014

14

9812021

10.46

11.70

1.24

05/22/98

46023

12

9814201

14.82

12.90

-1.92

05/15/98

46023

12

9813502

16.39

14.50

-1.89

05/30/98

46023

12

9815013

15.17

13.40

-1.77

05/25/98

46023

12

9814501

14.63

12.90

-1.73

05/11/98

46023

12

9813101

15.10

13.50

-1.60

05/14/98

46023

12

9813402

15.90

14.40

-1.50

05/19/98

46023

12

9813902

15.49

14.10

-1.39

05/30/98

46023

12

9815001

15.89

14.50

-1.39

05/16/98

46023

12

9813614

14.93

13.70

-1.23

05/15/98

46023

12

9813514

15.28

14.10

-1.18

05/24/98

46023

12

9814402

13.97

12.80

-1.17

05/19/98

46023

12

9813914

14.67

13.60

-1.07

05/24/98

46023

14

9814422

13.44

12.90

-0.54

05/22/98

46023

14

9814222

13.31

12.80

-0.51

05/30/98

46023

14

9815011

13.87

13.40

-0.47

05/30/98

46023

14

9815022

14.52

14.10

-0.42

05/26/98

46023

14

9814622

14.49

14.10

-0.39

05/21/98

46023

14

9814122

13.23

12.90

-0.33

05/22/98

46023

14

9814211

12.82

12.60

-0.22

05/18/98

46023

14

9813821

14.29

14.10

-0.19

05/14/98

46023

14

9813422

14.68

14.50

-0.18

05/23/98

46023

14

9814322

13.06

12.90

-0.16

05/29/98

46023

14

9814911

14.21

14.10

-0.11

05/29/98

46023

14

9814923

15.00

14.90

-0.10

05/19/98

46023

14

9813911

13.69

13.60

-0.09

05/15/98

46023

14

9813510

14.31

14.40

0.09

05/09/98

46023

14

9812921

13.49

13.60

0.11

05/10/98

46023

14

9813021

13.46

13.60

0.14

05/16/98

46023

14

9813610

14.11

14.40

0.29

05/06/98

46023

14

9812610

13.59

14.10

0.51

04/30/98

46023

14

9812021

12.17

13.30

1.13

05/28/98

46029

14

9814821

13.78

13.60

-0.18

05/28/98

46029

14

9814811

13.37

13.40

0.03

05/30/98

46029

14

9815022

13.53

14.10

0.57

05/27/98

46045

12

9814701

18.01

16.50

-1.51

05/15/98

46045

12

9813502

17.38

15.90

-1.48

05/22/98

46045

12

9814201

18.06

16.80

-1.26

05/15/98

46045

12

9813514

17.20

16.00

-1.20

05/01/98

46045

12

9812114

16.71

15.70

-1.01

05/24/98

46045

12

9814402

18.14

17.30

-0.84

05/09/98

46045

12

9812901

18.27

17.50

-0.77

05/07/98

46045

12

9812701

18.22

17.50

-0.72

05/16/98

46045

12

9813601

17.08

16.40

-0.68

05/16/98

46045

12

9813614

17.14

16.50

-0.64

05/27/98

46045

12

9814715

17.33

16.80

-0.53

05/11/98

46045

12

9813101

18.42

17.90

-0.52

05/19/98

46045

14

9813921

17.17

16.50

-0.67

05/24/98

46045

14

9814422

18.62

18.10

-0.52

05/01/98

46045

14

9812121

16.41

16.00

-0.41

05/27/98

46045

14

9814721

17.84

17.50

-0.34

05/06/98

46045

14

9812622

17.53

17.30

-0.23

05/14/98

46045

14

9813422

15.94

15.80

-0.14

05/22/98

46045

14

9814222

17.44

17.30

-0.14

05/26/98

46045

14

9814622

16.84

16.80

-0.04

05/15/98

46045

14

9813522

16.62

16.80

0.18

05/21/98

46045

14

9814122

16.56

16.80

0.24

05/05/98

46045

14

9812522

16.52

16.80

0.28

05/15/98

46045

14

9813510

15.69

16.00

0.31

05/25/98

46045

14

9814522

17.01

17.60

0.59

05/22/98

46045

14

9814211

16.08

16.70

0.62

05/23/98

46045

14

9814322

16.96

17.60

0.64

05/08/98

46045

14

9812821

16.83

17.50

0.67

05/10/98

46045

14

9813021

17.31

18.00

0.69

05/16/98

46045

14

9813610

15.72

16.50

0.78

05/09/98

46045

14

9812921

17.31

18.30

0.99

05/30/98

46054

12

9815013

14.59

12.50

-2.09

05/27/98

46054

12

9814701

16.03

14.00

-2.03

05/25/98

46054

12

9814501

14.61

12.60

-2.01

05/24/98

46054

12

9814402

13.80

11.80

-2.00

05/16/98

46054

12

9813601

14.49

12.60

-1.89

05/22/98

46054

12

9814201

13.87

12.00

-1.87

05/14/98

46054

12

9813414

14.64

12.80

-1.84

05/19/98

46054

12

9813914

13.71

12.10

-1.61

05/11/98

46054

12

9813101

13.70

12.10

-1.60

05/30/98

46054

12

9815001

14.48

12.90

-1.58

05/16/98

46054

12

9813614

13.44

12.00

-1.44

05/15/98

46054

12

9813514

13.51

12.10

-1.41

05/30/98

46054

14

9815011

13.31

12.50

-0.81

05/14/98

46054

14

9813422

13.52

12.80

-0.72

05/24/98

46054

14

9814422

13.52

12.80

-0.72

05/22/98

46054

14

9814211

12.51

11.80

-0.71

05/29/98

46054

14

9814911

12.78

12.10

-0.68

05/29/98

46054

14

9814923

13.54

12.90

-0.64

05/30/98

46054

14

9815022

14.16

13.60

-0.56

05/22/98

46054

14

9814222

12.64

12.10

-0.54

05/15/98

46054

14

9813510

12.63

12.10

-0.53

05/26/98

46054

14

9814622

13.82

13.30

-0.52

05/14/98

46054

14

9813411

13.31

12.80

-0.51

05/15/98

46054

14

9813522

13.24

12.80

-0.44

05/21/98

46054

14

9814122

13.01

12.60

-0.41

05/18/98

46054

14

9813821

12.20

12.00

-0.20

05/05/98

46054

14

9812522

14.51

14.40

-0.11

05/19/98

46054

14

9813911

11.80

11.80

0.00

05/06/98

46054

14

9812610

13.84

14.10

0.26

05/10/98

46054

14

9813021

12.11

12.50

0.39

05/09/98

46054

14

9812921

12.29

12.80

0.51

05/08/98

46054

14

9812821

13.72

14.40

0.68

05/19/98

46059

12

9813902

14.79

13.70

-1.09

05/19/98

46062

12

9813914

13.91

11.80

-2.11

05/14/98

46062

12

9813414

14.84

12.80

-2.04

05/24/98

46062

12

9814402

14.54

12.50

-2.04

05/22/98

46062

12

9814201

14.19

12.20

-1.99

05/27/98

46062

12

9814701

15.33

13.40

-1.93

05/16/98

46062

12

9813601

14.71

12.90

-1.81

05/15/98

46062

12

9813514

14.29

12.60

-1.69

05/11/98

46062

12

9813101

14.72

13.30

-1.42

05/25/98

46062

12

9814501

14.72

13.50

-1.22

05/30/98

46062

12

9815013

14.03

12.90

-1.13

05/30/98

46062

12

9815001

14.58

14.50

-0.08

05/19/98

46062

14

9813921

13.53

12.20

-1.33

05/15/98

46062

14

9813522

13.92

12.90

-1.02

05/14/98

46062

14

9813422

13.82

12.90

-0.92

05/22/98

46062

14

9814222

13.38

12.50

-0.88

05/18/98

46062

14

9813821

13.34

12.50

-0.84

05/21/98

46062

14

9814122

13.03

12.20

-0.83

05/15/98

46062

14

9813510

13.42

12.60

-0.82

05/22/98

46062

14

9814211

12.88

12.10

-0.78

05/19/98

46062

14

9813911

12.69

12.00

-0.69

05/14/98

46062

14

9813411

13.48

12.90

-0.58

05/29/98

46062

14

9814911

13.38

12.90

-0.48

05/24/98

46062

14

9814422

13.69

13.30

-0.39

05/23/98

46062

14

9814322

12.94

12.60

-0.34

05/26/98

46062

14

9814622

13.73

13.60

-0.13

05/10/98

46062

14

9813021

13.40

13.30

-0.10

05/09/98

46062

14

9812921

13.36

13.30

-0.06

05/30/98

46062

14

9815022

14.04

14.00

-0.04

05/30/98

46062

14

9815011

12.88

13.30

0.42

04/30/98

46062

14

9812021

12.43

12.90

0.47

05/29/98

46062

14

9814923

13.73

14.90

1.17

05/15/98

46132

12

9813514

12.69

10.50

-2.19

05/05/98

46132

12

9812502

13.27

11.40

-1.87

05/09/98

46132

12

9812901

12.68

10.90

-1.78

05/07/98

46132

12

9812714

12.90

11.60

-1.30

05/30/98

46132

12

9815001

13.39

12.30

-1.09

05/29/98

46132

12

9814902

13.68

12.70

-0.98

05/16/98

46132

12

9813601

12.07

11.20

-0.87

04/30/98

46132

12

9812015

10.07

11.40

1.33

05/25/98

46132

14

9814522

12.99

12.40

-0.59

05/09/98

46132

14

9812912

10.39

10.50

0.11

05/08/98

46132

14

9812821

10.76

10.90

0.14

05/29/98

46132

14

9814923

12.13

12.30

0.17

05/12/98

46132

14

9813222

10.78

11.10

0.32

05/19/98

46132

14

9813921

10.61

11.00

0.39

05/28/98

46132

14

9814821

13.46

13.90

0.44

05/14/98

46132

14

9813411

10.00

10.60

0.60

05/01/98

46132

14

9812121

12.17

13.60

1.43

05/09/98

46184

14

9812912

9.74

7.20

-2.54

05/15/98

46184

14

9813510

9.50

7.20

-2.30

04/30/98

46184

14

9812012

8.31

6.70

-1.61

05/04/98

46184

14

9812411

8.97

7.70

-1.27

05/30/98

46204

12

9815001

13.51

12.30

-1.21

05/29/98

46206

12

9814914

13.19

11.50

-1.69

05/29/98

46206

12

9814902

13.72

12.40

-1.32

05/13/98

46206

12

9813301

13.70

12.70

-1.00

05/16/98

46206

12

9813601

13.12

12.50

-0.62

05/29/98

46206

14

9814911

12.61

12.10

-0.51

05/13/98

46206

14

9813311

11.80

12.20

0.40

05/19/98

46206

14

9813921

12.37

12.80

0.43

05/12/98

46206

14

9813222

12.34

12.80

0.46

05/09/98

46206

14

9812921

12.11

12.70

0.59

05/16/98

46206

14

9813610

11.47

12.10

0.63

05/28/98

46206

14

9814821

12.51

13.30

0.79

05/07/98

46206

14

9812722

10.72

12.40

1.68

05/19/98

46207

12

9813914

12.99

10.80

-2.19

05/02/98

46207

12

9812214

11.70

9.70

-2.00

05/05/98

46207

12

9812502

12.02

10.30

-1.72

05/19/98

46207

12

9813902

12.34

11.50

-0.84

05/29/98

46207

12

9814902

12.60

11.90

-0.70

04/30/98

46207

12

9812015

10.30

9.80

-0.50

05/02/98

46207

14

9812201

10.84

10.10

-0.74

05/05/98

46207

14

9812511

10.20

10.20

0.00

05/09/98

46207

14

9812921

10.68

10.70

0.02

05/02/98

46207

14

9812223

9.56

9.70

0.14

05/19/98

46207

14

9813921

10.80

11.10

0.30

05/04/98

46207

14

9812422

9.69

10.10

0.41

05/01/98

46207

14

9812121

9.39

10.20

0.81
NOAA 12 - CoastWatch Statistics By Buoy Number

Buoy

Average

Standard Deviation

Number of

Number

Buoy SST-CW SST

Buoy SST-CW SST

Samples

46002

0.0

46004

0.0

46005

-1.44

N/A

1.0

46011

-1.35

0.54

13.0

46014

-1.61

0.23

2.0

46022

0.0

46023

-1.49

0.30

12.0

46026

0.0

46028

0.0

46029

0.0

46030

0.0

46036

0.0

46042

0.0

46045

-0.93

0.35

12.0

46054

-1.78

0.24

12.0

46059

-1.09

N/A

1.0

46062

-1.59

0.61

11.0

46132

-1.09

1.09

8.0

46184

0.0

46204

-1.21

N/A

1.0

46206

-1.16

0.45

4.0

46207

-1.33

0.73

6.0

Samples in which Buoy-CW was greater than 0.37 or less than -3.11
NOAA12 CoastWatch Overall Statistics are not included in above graph ( 3 standard deviations)

Average Difference, Buoy SST - CW SST

-1.37

Standard Deviation of Buoy SST - CW SST

NOAA 14 - Pathfinder Statistics By Buoy Number

Buoy

Average

Standard Deviation

Number of

Number

Buoy SST-PF SST

Buoy SST-PF SST

Samples

46002

0.10

0.30

3.0

46004

0.0

46005

0.0

46011

0.01

0.42

16.0

46014

0.39

0.37

8.0

46022

0.0

46023

-0.08

0.40

19.0

46026

0.0

46028

0.0

46029

0.14

0.38

3.0

46030

0.0

46036

0.0

46042

0.0

46045

0.18

0.49

19.0

46054

-0.31

0.45

20.0

46059

0.0

46062

-0.41

0.60

20.0

46132

0.34

0.53

9.0

46184

-1.93

0.59

4.0

46204

0.0

46206

0.56

0.60

8.0

46207

0.13

0.48

7.0

Samples in which Buoy-PF was greater than 1.86 or less than -1.98
NOAA14 Pathfinder Overall Statistics are not include in above graph ( 3 standard deviations)

Average Difference, Buoy SST - PF SST

-0.06

Standard Deviation of Buoy SST - PF SST

0.64