Sealevel Station Catalog (SSC)
Station catalog metadata [edit][station overview]
SSC IDSSC-aler
Station NameAlert
CountryCanada
Latitude82.49
Longitude-62.32
DateLastModified2015-10-22 19:02:29
Linked codes
CodesLocationLatitudeLongitudeSensors
IOC: alerAlert82.49-62.32prs
GLOSS: 333Alert82.5-62.31666
UHSLC: 836N/AN/A
PSMSL: 1110ALERT82.49-62.32N/A
SONEL_GPS: 625ALERT82.49430084-62.34049988N/A
SONEL_TG: 2108ALERT82.50000000-62.31700000N/A
Distributed metadata source: IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility aler
Transmit interval (min)360
StatusDown
Status descriptionOperational but data is downloaded once a year. There are plans to reconstruct Alert in 2013 so the data will be more readily available at that time. (Chiu, Jenny 2012-10-30)
Local ContactFisheries and Oceans Canada ( Canada )
Added to the system2009-01-09 05:00:00
ConnectionFTP box
CountryCanada
Sensor 1
  Type of sensorprs
  Sampling rate (min)3
  Samples1200
  Units of measurem
  Reversed orderno
Distributed metadata source: GLOSS Station Handbook
Time ZoneGMT -5hrs
Data acquisition rateSampling at 3 minute interval
Auxiliary benchmarksGauge type: Bubbler system, Telephone modem, 3 minute data, download daily.
Other relevant informationProposed as replacement for GLOSS 153. GLOSS ID153 has not been in operation since 1994, it is unlikely the station will be re-activated. Has GPS. Gauge re-established December 2002. Daily transmission of data to ISDM
Data availability
IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility - realtime graph for 'aler'
PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '1110'