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Storm Surge and Datums

Storm Surge and Datums

This lesson introduces forecasters to the orthometric and tidal datums used to describe tropical cyclone storm surge measurements and forecasts. It provides a general overview of how to interpret storm surge forecasts using various vertical datums.

This online lesson is part of the Tropical Cyclone Storm Surge: Forecasting and Communication course.