Sealevel Station Catalog (SSC)
Station catalog metadata [edit][station overview]
SSC IDSSC-lerw
Station NameLerwick
CountryUnited Kingdom
Latitude60.155316
Longitude-1.145192
DateLastModified2015-10-22 19:02:29
Linked codes
CodesLocationLatitudeLongitudeSensors
IOC: lerwLerwick (tsunami)60.155316-1.145192bub, bub1
IOC: lerw2Lerwick2 60.155316-1.145192bub
GLOSS: 236Lerwick60.15-1.13333Pressure, Bubbler, Radar
UHSLC: 293N/AN/A
PSMSL: 830LERWICK60.154028-1.140306N/A
SONEL_GPS: 1907LERWICK60.15400314-1.14038098N/A
SONEL_TG: 2188LERWICK60.15400314-1.14038098N/A
Distributed metadata source: IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility lerw
Transmit interval (min)0.1667
StatusDown
Status descriptionNo TCP connection for 1 year: marking as down (2019-02-23 bartv)
Local ContactNational Oceanography Centre ( UK )
Added to the system2008-03-31 09:37:00
ConnectionSOCKET
CountryUK
Sensor 1
  Type of sensorbub
  Sampling rate (min)0.1667
  Samples1
  Units of measurem
  First value2
  Reversed orderno
Sensor 2
  Type of sensorbub1
  Sampling rate (min)0.1667
  Samples1
  Units of measurem
  First value3
  Reversed orderno
Distributed metadata source: IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility lerw2
Transmit interval (min)15
StatusOperational
Local ContactNational Oceanography Centre ( UK )
Added to the system2011-10-06 18:10:22
ConnectionFTP box
CountryUK
Sensor 1
  Type of sensorbub
  Sampling rate (min)15
  Samples1
  Units of measurem
  Reversed orderno
Distributed metadata source: GLOSS Station Handbook
Time Zone000E, GMT
OceanAtlantic
OperationalYes
Tide gauge benchmarksOrdnance Survey Benchmark bolt on breakwater wall. Ordnance Survey Grid Reference: HU 4783 4129
Benchmark relationshipsTide Gauge Zero = Admiralty Chart Datum (ACD) Tide Gauge Zero = 1.22m below local Ordnance Datum Tide Gauge Zero = 4.57m below Tide Gauge Benchmark (from 1989 onwards)
Auxiliary benchmarksAUX 1: On SW face (south angle) of Queens Hotel. OS Grid Reference HU 4784 4125 AUX 2: On N face (north west angle) of Lerwick Parish Church. OS Grid Reference HU 4777 4110 Rivet: Set in concrete on north east angle of tide gauge hut.
Other relevant codesUHSLC 293
Nearest Met. stationSumburgh
Data availability
IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility - realtime graph for 'lerw'
IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility - realtime graph for 'lerw2'
PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '830'