REFERENCE FOR MARACOOS HF RADAR OPERATORS

Updated Aug 2 2022

DATA DISPLAY AND INFORMATION LINKS
MARACOOS NETWORK STATUS Shows whether Rutgers has the latest radial data. It does not give information about whether National Network has the files. Includes links to site radial web servers.  
NATIONAL NETWORK PATTERN TYPES Station listing that indicates which beam pattern type is currently in use for National Network totals.
SITE OUTAGE DATABASE Operator website for reporting site outages.
RADIAL AVERAGE MAPS (LATEST)
ARCHIVED MAPS
Average velocities over the past 25 hours denoted by color and standard deviations shown by circle size
RADIAL COVERAGE MAPS (LATEST)
ARCHIVED MAPS
Radial distribution plots for the past 25 hours of data.
QC PLOTS Graphs showing percentage of radials that passed QC flag tests.
QC TEST FLAGS Percentage of radials that passed individual QC flag tests for each station.
REGIONAL RADIAL LATENCY Radial latency.
TOTAL CURRENT PRODUCT COMPARISON Compares the three different total vector products that are provided to different users.
RUTGERS SURFACE CURRENT VIEWER New map viewer that shows various MARACOOS and HFRNet products.
TOTAL VECTOR COVERAGE Latest 25 hours for long range systems
ERDDAP PLOTS Latest plots of total vectors, U and V velocity, U and V errors, and number of radials for the 6km product
ERDDAP DATA ACCESS Access to HFR surface current and wave data hosted at Rutgers University
BASELINE/SYNTHETIC RADIAL COMPARISONS Baseline and synthetic radial comparisons provided by Brian Emery at UCSB.

OUTDATED INFORMATION
RUTGERS 6KM CURRENT PRODUCT VIEWER Map viewer for older version of MARACOOS real-time 6km OI surface currents (not using QARTOD flags).
ANTENNA PATTERNS August 2017 antenna pattern plots, sites listed in alphabetical order
LOCATIONS OF SITES ON GOOGLE MAPS Not completely up-to-date
GENERAL INFORMATION Old notes on patterns, spare equipment, outages, etc. from 2010-2011 and some stats up to 2014.
MARACOOS NETWORK STATUS (OLDER VERSION) Older version of status page. Shows whether Rutgers has the latest radial data. It does not give information about whether National Network has the files. Includes links to site radial web servers.  Clicking on a site name shows more detailed information about recent radial files.  

SITE INSPECTION SHEETS FROM PREVIOUS YEARS
2014
2013
2012
2011

NO LONGER WORKING
HOURLY RADIAL MAPS ALL ON ONE PAGE
RUTGERS REALTIME 6KM MAPS (USES QC FLAGS)
MARACOOS BLOG
RADIAL VIEWER FOR LONG RANGE SYSTEMS
DIAGNOSTICS VIEWER
DIAGNOSTICS TABLE
ANTENNA PATTERN PLOTS
SITE INFORMATION DATABASE