Document of dataset 45

Dataset record

Type
Dataset
title in English
Hydro-meteo information for the Belgian Coast and Voordelta.
Acronym
HYMEDIS
Description in English
Hymedis is a distribution centre for hydro-meteo information located in Vlissingen. Two monitoring networks (Vlaamse banken and Zege) send up-to-date information on water level, wind, current, etc. to this centre on a continual basis. This information is processed and via wireless and fixed communication offered to the pilots, official vessels and quay stations active in the area. This information can be consulted using various end-applications (WAP, ECDIS-Tresco viewer, Fixed map, HYDROMEDIS board unit).
Description in nl
Hymedis is een distributiecentrum voor hydro-meteo gegevens, gelokaliseerd in Vlissingen. Vanuit twee meetnetten (Vlaamse banken en Zege) stromen op continue basis actuele gegevens omtrent waterstand, wind, stroming,... naar dit centrum. Deze gegevens worden verwerkt en via draadloze en vaste communicatie aangeboden aan de loodsen, dienstvaartuigen en walposten werkzaam in het gebied. Het raadplegen van deze gegevens kan gebeuren met behulp van verscheidene eindapplicaties (WAP, ECDIS -Tresco viewer, vaste kaart, HYDROMEDIS boordeenheid).
Abstract in English
Hymedis is a distribution centre for hydro-meteo information located in Vlissingen (The Netherlands).
Abstract in nl
Hymedis is een distributiecentrum voor hydro-meteo gegevens, gelokaliseerd in Vlissingen.
Rights
Commercially available
Version
2007

Temporal coverage

Temporal
Start date
2002-1-1

Geographical coverage

Spatial
ANE, Belgium, Belgian Coast
ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS)
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde

Thesaurus terms

Keyword
Marine meteorology
Oceanographic geographical features
Shipping
Ships

Themes

theme
Meteorology

Ownerships

contributor
Directoraat-Generaal Water
contributor
Administratie Waterwegen en Zeewezen
contributor
Inno.com cva
contactPoint
Beheer en exploitatieteam Schelderadarketen

Dataset references

related (partially included in)
Monitoring Network Flemish Banks
related (partially included in)
Monitoring network Zeeuwse tidal waters (ZEGE), part. Westerschelde: water level and meteo

Projects

was generated by
HYMEDIS - Schelderadarketen: HYdro, MEteo DIStributie

Special collections

part of special collection
Belgian marine datasets
ScheldeMonitor
Waterbouwkundig Laboratorium

Document metadata

date created
2004-05-10
date modified
2015-11-26