Operational systems

An operational numerical forecasting system is the combination of a model configuration and a real time assimilation system. Each week, Mercator Ocean runs a full range of operational systems for analysing and forecasting the ocean in three dimensions.

Current operational forecasting systems at Mercator Ocean:

Horizontale resolution/
Coverage
1/36° 1/12° 1/4°
Global Ocean  

PSY4V2R2

PST4QV2R2

PS3V3R3

PSY3QV3R3

GLORYS2V1

PSY2G3R3

BIOMER1V2

Atlantic and Mediterranean  

PSY2V4R4

PSY2QV4R4

   
North-East Atlantic and occidental Mediterranean IBI36QV2R1      

Operational numerical forecasting at Mercator Ocean