The following first table indicates the status of the HOT database. Although
the data are not posted until they have been processed and calibrated, the
table includes the status from the time they are collected. The directories
are in our anonymous ftp area on ftp.soest.hawaii.edu under /hot.
Data that have not been finalized can be obtained by users who fill
out a very brief, one-time, registration
Details about additions and modifications to the on-line database are
included in this next table.
Finalized data set. On-line and files transferred to NODC
(ctd, sea, sum, adcp and tsg).
Data from cruises 1 to 110 (1999) were officially approved
by the WOCE Hydrographic Program Office (WHPO). (Only ctd,
sea, and sum files require WHPO approval).
Non-final. Internal quality controlled data on-line but
not transferred to NODC.
Data on-line, but preliminarily processed, calibrated and quality
Data collected and some of the data sets preliminarily processed.