Some Results of Forecast of Hydrodynamic Processes in the Easternmost Part of the Black Sea

Avtandil A. Kordzadze, Demuri I. Demetrashvili, Demuri I. Demetrashvili


Regional forecasting system to predict currents, temperature and salinity 3-D fields for the easternmost part of the Black Sea have been developed within the context of the international scientific-technical EU projects ARENA and ECOOP. The regional area is bounded with the Caucasus and Turkish shorelines and the western liquid boundary coinciding with 39.360E. A core of the forecasting system is the highly resolving 3-D regional prognostic model of the Black Sea dynamics developed at M. Nodia Institute of Geophysics. The regional model with 1 km spacing is nested in the basin-scale model of the Black Sea dynamics (with the grid step 5 km) of Marine Hydrophysical Institute (MHI, Sevastopol/Ukraine). All input data required for 4-days forecasts are regularly obtained from MHI via Internet. At present the system is ready for operational functioning.


calculus and applied mathematics

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