Pathfinder And Coast Watch Derived SST In Relation To NOAA Buoy Data August and September 1999

Date

Buoy #

Satid

PassID

SST °C (PF)

SST °C (CW)

Buoy Temp. °C

Buoy-SST (PF or CW)

08/21/99

46005

12

9923301

15.97

14.40

-1.57

09/12/99

46005

12

9925501

17.20

15.70

-1.50

09/13/99

46005

12

9925601

17.73

15.70

-2.03

08/19/99

46005

14

9923114

15.19

14.10

-1.09

09/12/99

46005

14

9925522

16.36

15.60

-0.76

09/12/99

46005

14

9925512

15.62

15.60

-0.02

08/12/99

46011

12

9922401

15.79

13.60

-2.19

08/12/99

46011

12

9922413

15.38

13.60

-1.78

08/12/99

46011

12

9922412

13.68

13.80

0.12

08/15/99

46011

12

9922701

14.83

13.70

-1.13

08/16/99

46011

12

9922801

14.88

14.40

-0.48

08/17/99

46011

12

9922901

14.82

14.40

-0.42

08/18/99

46011

12

9923000

14.40

14.30

-0.10

08/19/99

46011

12

9923100

15.18

14.10

-1.08

08/31/99

46011

12

9924301

15.17

13.40

-1.77

09/01/99

46011

12

9924400

14.74

12.90

-1.84

09/10/99

46011

12

9925300

16.71

16.00

-0.71

08/11/99

46011

14

9922323

14.61

14.70

0.09

08/12/99

46011

14

9922423

12.41

13.90

1.49

08/13/99

46011

14

9922523

12.60

13.70

1.10

08/14/99

46011

14

9922623

13.03

14.60

1.57

08/16/99

46011

14

9922822

13.30

13.90

0.60

08/18/99

46011

14

9923022

12.76

14.00

1.24

08/30/99

46011

14

9924223

13.58

13.60

0.02

08/31/99

46011

14

9924323

13.59

12.90

-0.69

08/31/99

46011

14

9924311

12.56

12.60

0.04

08/02/99

46022

12

9921401

15.71

13.70

-2.01

08/02/99

46022

12

9921414

13.96

12.40

-1.56

08/14/99

46022

12

9922600

15.74

13.10

-2.64

08/15/99

46022

12

9922701

15.12

13.60

-1.52

09/02/99

46022

12

9924501

15.30

13.50

-1.80

09/06/99

46022

12

9924914

12.87

11.30

-1.57

08/02/99

46022

14

9921412

13.00

12.80

-0.20

08/31/99

46022

14

9924311

12.80

12.30

-0.50

09/06/99

46022

14

9924923

12.16

11.40

-0.76

09/10/99

46022

14

9925322

11.61

11.70

0.09

09/11/99

46022

14

9925413

11.42

11.30

-0.12

08/12/99

46023

12

9922401

16.69

15.20

-1.49

08/12/99

46023

12

9922413

15.42

14.10

-1.32

08/14/99

46023

12

9922600

15.74

14.40

-1.34

08/15/99

46023

12

9922701

15.37

13.70

-1.67

08/18/99

46023

12

9923000

15.24

14.10

-1.14

08/31/99

46023

12

9924301

14.39

12.90

-1.49

09/01/99

46023

12

9924400

14.17

12.20

-1.97

09/08/99

46023

12

9925101

17.00

16.00

-1.00

08/11/99

46023

14

9922323

16.01

15.20

-0.81

08/12/99

46023

14

9922523

13.24

13.40

0.16

08/12/99

46023

14

9922412

14.18

14.50

0.32

08/12/99

46023

14

9922423

13.40

14.10

0.70

08/14/99

46023

14

9922623

13.69

13.60

-0.09

08/16/99

46023

14

9922822

14.12

13.60

-0.52

08/30/99

46023

14

9924223

13.23

12.60

-0.63

08/31/99

46023

14

9924323

12.28

12.20

-0.08

08/31/99

46023

14

9924311

12.44

12.50

0.06

08/04/99

46026

12

9921615

12.08

12.50

0.42

08/14/99

46026

12

9922600

16.03

14.40

-1.63

08/14/99

46026

12

9922614

14.29

12.70

-1.59

08/20/99

46026

12

9923201

15.29

13.60

-1.69

08/31/99

46026

12

9924301

14.12

12.70

-1.42

08/11/99

46026

14

9922323

15.02

14.70

-0.32

08/12/99

46026

14

9922412

13.51

14.00

0.49

08/13/99

46026

14

9922523

14.20

14.10

-0.10

08/14/99

46026

14

9922611

13.06

12.80

-0.26

08/21/99

46026

14

9923323

12.70

12.50

-0.20

08/30/99

46026

14

9924223

12.94

12.90

-0.04

08/31/99

46026

14

9924311

11.53

11.50

-0.03

08/01/99

46028

12

9921314

13.72

14.50

0.78

08/05/99

46029

12

9921700

18.30

17.50

-0.80

08/17/99

46029

12

9922901

18.48

16.40

-2.08

08/17/99

46029

12

9922901

18.48

16.40

-2.08

08/20/99

46029

12

9923201

20.28

17.50

-2.78

08/26/99

46029

12

9923801

17.26

16.40

-0.86

09/01/99

46029

12

9924414

13.88

14.50

0.62

07/30/99

46029

14

9921122

15.00

16.00

1.00

08/02/99

46029

14

9921423

17.33

16.40

-0.93

08/14/99

46029

14

9922623

15.94

16.50

0.56

08/19/99

46029

14

9923123

19.11

17.80

-1.31

08/31/99

46029

14

9924323

14.47

15.20

0.73

09/01/99

46029

14

9924422

14.88

15.90

1.02

09/01/99

46029

14

9924411

13.49

15.90

2.41

09/02/99

46029

14

9924522

16.14

13.70

-2.44

08/04/99

46042

12

9921615

11.93

13.90

1.97

08/12/99

46042

12

9922401

17.06

15.90

-1.16

08/14/99

46042

12

9922614

15.93

14.10

-1.83

08/15/99

46042

12

9922701

16.47

14.50

-1.97

08/20/99

46042

12

9923201

16.80

14.20

-2.60

08/31/99

46042

12

9924301

14.57

12.70

-1.87

09/01/99

46042

12

9924400

15.50

12.60

-2.90

09/04/99

46042

12

9924701

15.57

13.90

-1.67

08/11/99

46042

14

9922323

16.29

15.80

-0.49

08/12/99

46042

14

9922412

15.33

14.90

-0.43

08/13/99

46042

14

9922523

13.19

14.50

1.31

08/14/99

46042

14

9922611

14.60

14.00

-0.60

08/14/99

46042

14

9922623

12.87

14.20

1.33

08/19/99

46042

14

9923123

14.90

14.30

-0.60

08/21/99

46042

14

9923323

13.93

13.80

-0.13

08/30/99

46042

14

9924223

13.34

12.80

-0.54

08/31/99

46042

14

9924323

13.40

12.50

-0.90

09/01/99

46042

14

9924411

13.38

12.60

-0.78

08/06/99

46054

12

9921814

14.13

12.10

-2.03

08/12/99

46054

12

9922401

16.74

15.60

-1.14

08/14/99

46054

12

9922600

15.41

14.50

-0.91

08/15/99

46054

12

9922701

15.86

13.60

-2.26

08/16/99

46054

12

9922801

16.09

15.60

-0.49

08/18/99

46054

12

9923000

14.48

12.10

-2.38

08/19/99

46054

12

9923100

15.16

13.30

-1.86

08/31/99

46054

12

9924301

14.79

12.80

-1.99

09/08/99

46054

12

9925101

17.13

16.00

-1.13

08/10/99

46054

14

9922223

15.47

14.90

-0.57

08/11/99

46054

14

9922323

15.94

15.20

-0.74

08/12/99

46054

14

9922523

13.60

14.20

0.60

08/12/99

46054

14

9922423

14.18

14.90

0.72

08/14/99

46054

14

9922623

15.48

15.70

0.22

08/16/99

46054

14

9922822

13.58

13.70

0.12

08/30/99

46054

14

9924223

12.78

13.10

0.32

09/02/99

46054

14

9924522

15.43

15.70

0.27

08/04/99

46059

12

9921601

20.31

18.80

-1.51

08/20/99

46059

12

9923201

19.91

19.60

-0.31

07/30/99

46059

14

9921122

17.49

17.50

0.01

08/03/99

46059

14

9921512

17.93

18.30

0.37

08/03/99

46059

14

9921523

18.21

18.80

0.59

08/19/99

46059

14

9923123

18.90

19.60

0.70

08/20/99

46059

14

9923212

18.89

18.80

-0.09

08/12/99

46062

12

9922413

14.77

13.70

-1.07

08/12/99

46062

12

9922401

14.83

14.40

-0.43

08/14/99

46062

12

9922600

15.10

13.10

-2.00

08/15/99

46062

12

9922701

15.12

12.80

-2.32

08/17/99

46062

12

9922901

15.94

13.60

-2.34

08/18/99

46062

12

9923000

15.98

13.30

-2.68

08/31/99

46062

12

9924301

14.80

14.10

-0.70

09/01/99

46062

12

9924400

14.57

13.60

-0.97

08/12/99

46062

14

9922523

12.81

12.80

-0.01

08/12/99

46062

14

9922423

12.82

13.30

0.48

08/12/99

46062

14

9922412

12.88

14.10

1.22

08/14/99

46062

14

9922623

13.92

12.90

-1.02

08/16/99

46062

14

9922822

14.61

13.70

-0.91

08/18/99

46062

14

9923022

13.84

13.10

-0.74

08/30/99

46062

14

9924223

13.42

14.10

0.68

08/31/99

46062

14

9924311

12.58

12.80

0.22

08/31/99

46062

14

9924323

12.93

13.60

0.67

07/30/99

46132

12

9921113

14.26

12.50

-1.76

07/31/99

46132

12

9921200

15.28

13.10

-2.18

08/30/99

46132

12

9924201

16.33

15.10

-1.23

09/01/99

46132

12

9924414

15.63

14.70

-0.93

09/02/99

46132

12

9924514

16.08

14.90

-1.18

09/11/99

46132

12

9925414

15.33

14.10

-1.23

09/12/99

46132

12

9925501

16.46

14.70

-1.76

07/30/99

46132

14

9921122

13.40

13.00

-0.40

07/30/99

46132

14

9921112

12.86

12.50

-0.36

08/02/99

46132

14

9921423

14.87

15.40

0.53

08/03/99

46132

14

9921512

13.93

14.30

0.37

08/21/99

46132

14

9923312

14.86

14.40

-0.46

09/01/99

46132

14

9924422

16.01

16.60

0.59

09/11/99

46132

14

9925422

15.31

14.40

-0.91

09/11/99

46132

14

9925413

14.53

14.00

-0.53

07/31/99

46184

12

9921200

15.52

12.50

-3.02

08/01/99

46184

12

9921314

14.21

13.20

-1.01

07/30/99

46184

14

9921112

13.26

12.20

-1.06

07/30/99

46184

14

9921122

13.29

12.40

-0.89

07/30/99

46204

12

9921113

15.63

13.70

-1.93

07/31/99

46204

12

9921200

16.14

14.30

-1.84

08/01/99

46204

12

9921314

15.39

13.00

-2.39

08/07/99

46204

12

9921913

16.20

14.50

-1.70

08/07/99

46204

12

9921901

16.42

15.30

-1.12

09/01/99

46204

12

9924414

14.56

13.70

-0.86

09/02/99

46204

12

9924501

16.63

14.90

-1.73

09/03/99

46204

12

9924601

15.93

14.60

-1.33

09/11/99

46204

12

9925414

14.47

13.30

-1.17

09/12/99

46204

12

9925501

15.80

14.00

-1.80

07/30/99

46204

14

9921112

13.66

13.70

0.04

07/30/99

46204

14

9921122

13.88

14.20

0.32

08/06/99

46204

14

9921822

15.09

15.20

0.11

08/07/99

46204

14

9921912

14.79

14.60

-0.19

08/10/99

46204

14

9922212

14.79

15.10

0.31

08/10/99

46204

14

9922223

14.54

14.90

0.36

08/30/99

46204

14

9924223

14.07

14.20

0.13

09/11/99

46204

14

9925413

13.32

13.30

-0.02

08/02/99

46206

12

9921414

14.99

14.40

-0.59

08/03/99

46206

12

9921513

15.79

15.00

-0.79

08/09/99

46206

12

9922100

17.24

16.20

-1.04

08/21/99

46206

12

9923313

14.51

13.30

-1.21

08/30/99

46206

12

9924213

16.79

15.00

-1.79

08/30/99

46206

12

9924201

16.81

15.60

-1.21

08/31/99

46206

12

9924301

16.24

15.00

-1.24

09/02/99

46206

12

9924501

17.13

14.80

-2.33

09/02/99

46206

12

9924514

15.34

14.50

-0.84

09/03/99

46206

12

9924601

16.91

15.50

-1.41

09/03/99

46206

12

9924613

15.69

15.10

-0.59

09/10/99

46206

12

9925314

13.18

12.40

-0.78

09/11/99

46206

12

9925414

13.17

12.30

-0.87

09/14/99

46206

12

9925700

17.83

15.90

-1.93

07/30/99

46206

14

9921122

14.21

14.00

-0.21

07/30/99

46206

14

9921112

13.16

13.60

0.44

08/03/99

46206

14

9921512

14.37

15.00

0.63

08/12/99

46206

14

9922523

14.52

15.60

1.08

08/21/99

46206

14

9923323

14.22

14.50

0.28

08/23/99

46206

14

9923523

14.51

14.30

-0.21

08/29/99

46206

14

9924123

15.80

15.60

-0.20

08/30/99

46206

14

9924223

15.20

15.10

-0.10

09/02/99

46206

14

9924522

16.16

16.40

0.24

09/03/99

46206

14

9924622

16.26

16.00

-0.26

09/09/99

46206

14

9925223

13.58

13.00

-0.58

09/10/99

46206

14

9925322

13.49

13.10

-0.39

09/11/99

46206

14

9925413

11.90

12.40

0.50

09/11/99

46206

14

9925422

14.26

15.00

0.74

08/01/99

46207

12

9921314

13.86

14.10

0.24

08/20/99

46207

12

9923201

16.86

14.80

-2.06

09/11/99

46207

12

9925414

15.08

13.10

-1.98

09/12/99

46207

12

9925501

15.68

13.40

-2.28

09/13/99

46207

12

9925601

15.76

13.40

-2.36

08/05/99

46207

14

9921711

11.37

13.80

2.43

09/11/99

46207

14

9925413

13.63

13.10

-0.53

09/11/99

46207

14

9925422

14.53

14.20

-0.33

09/12/99

46207

14

9925522

14.49

13.40

-1.09

09/13/99

46207

14

9925612

13.64

13.00

-0.64

 

NOAA 12 - CoastWatch Statistics By Buoy Number

Buoy

Number

Average

Buoy SST-CW SST

Standard Deviation

Buoy SST-CW SST

Number of

Samples

46002

0.0

46004

0.0

46005

-1.70

0.29

3.0

46011

-1.03

0.78

11.0

46014

0.0

46022

-1.85

0.43

6.0

46023

-1.43

0.30

8.0

46026

-1.18

0.90

5.0

46028

0.78

N/A

1.0

46029

-1.33

1.23

6.0

46030

0.0

46036

0.0

46042

-1.50

1.50

8.0

46045

0.0

46054

-1.58

0.67

9.0

46059

-0.91

0.85

2.0

46062

-1.56

0.87

8.0

46132

-1.47

0.44

7.0

46184

-2.02

1.42

2.0

46204

-1.59

0.46

10.0

46206

-1.19

0.52

14.0

46207

-1.68

1.09

5.0

 

Samples in which Buoy-CW was greater than 1.02 or less than -3.84 are not included in above graph ( 3 standard deviations)

NOAA12 CoastWatch Overall Statistics

Average Difference, Buoy SST - CW SST

-1.41

Standard Deviation of Buoy SST - CW SST

0.81
NOAA 14 - Pathfinder Statistics By Buoy Number

Buoy

Number

Average

Buoy SST-PF SST

Standard Deviation

Buoy SST-PF SST

Number of

Samples

46002

0.0

46004

0.0

46005

-0.62

0.55

3.0

46011

0.61

0.79

9.0

46014

0.0

46022

-0.30

0.33

5.0

46023

-0.10

0.48

9.0

46026

-0.07

0.27

7.0

46028

0.0

46029

0.13

1.56

8.0

46030

0.0

46036

0.0

46042

-0.18

0.82

10.0

46045

0.0

46054

0.12

0.52

8.0

46059

0.32

0.35

5.0

46062

0.06

0.80

9.0

46132

-0.15

0.56

8.0

46184

-0.97

0.12

2.0

46204

0.13

0.19

8.0

46206

0.14

0.49

14.0

46207

-0.03

1.41

5.0
NOAA14 Pathfinder Overall Statistics

Average Difference, Buoy SST - PF SST

0.03

Standard Deviation of Buoy SST - PF SST

0.75

Samples in which Buoy-PF was greater than 2.28 or less than -2.22 are not include in above graph ( 3 standard deviations)