This file is extracted and interpolated from HYCOM product (ftp://ftp.hycom.org/datasets/GOMl0.04/expt_31.0/data/) which is free to download and generally in NetCDF format. The study area is Gulf of Mexico.
River discharge data including number of rivers, discharge volume, discharge temperature, and discharge salinity. River discharge data are extracted from USGS website (http://waterdata.usgs.gov/usa/nwis/uv). The file is generated based on four fixed observation sites (the site no in the basket is defined by USGS):
Respectively, the list of adopted river properties for each site is (parameter no is defined and explained by USGS):
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The real-time fields of wind velocity or wind stress used for FVCOM.