PORTS® is a NOAA program that provides mariners with accurate information to improve navigation safety and efficiency of maritime commerce.
- Shared responsibility between NOAA and the local maritime community – a partnership.
- NOAA – Program Management, Data Dissemination (Web, Voice), Quality Control – We Stand Behind Accuracy of Data
- Partner – Funds, Equipment, Installation, Annual O&M
- Provides real-time 24×7 quality controlled data on water levels, currents, meteorological conditions.
- Real-time data provided from sites selected by users.