The Norwegian Meteorological Institute (met.no) produce and manage data which is of relevance for a number of different users, ranging from the general public to highly specialised users. The general public is served mainly through http://yr.no/. However, many users are looking for data and not the interpretation of data that is served through http://yr.no/. For these users a number of data portals are available or under development. These data portals rely on metadata which refers to online datasets. met.no is using THREDDS Data Server to facilitate the access layer to data, effectively offering various access protocols. More information is provided below.
Data portals offering online access to data
The data portals listed below utilise metadata for data discovery and for additional information on each dataset. Some of the relevant data portals hosted by met.no and offering data relevant for ocean and sea ice applications are listed below.
Direct access to specific datasets
|EUMETSAT Ocean and Sea ICE SAF||Sea Ice Concentration||THREDDS/Sea Ice Concentration|
|EUMETSAT Ocean and Sea Ice SAF||Sea Ice Extent||THREDDS/Sea Ice Extent|
|EUMETSAT Ocean and Sea Ice SAF||Sea Ice Type||THREDDS/Sea Ice Type|
|EUMETSAT Ocean and Sea Ice SAF||Sea Ice Drift||THREDDS/Sea Ice Drift|
|Ice service, met.no||ice-charts|
|met.no ROMS NorKyst800m||Ocean and Sea Ice|
|met.no ROMS Nordic4km||Ocean and Sea Ice|