[MITgcm-support] Location of U/V in grid

Martin Losch Martin.Losch at awi.de
Wed May 20 10:16:21 EDT 2009

T/S are located at XC,YC. (not XG,YG)
Otherwise you are correct for cartesian and lat/lon grids, however,  
for a curvilinear grid, XG is not XU, YG is not YV exactly.


On May 20, 2009, at 4:01 PM, David Hebert wrote:

> Judging from Figure 2.10 of the online help, are the values of U  
> locates at XG, YC? Similary, are V located at XC, YG? And T/S  
> located at XG,YG? I'd like to use these model outputs for storage of  
> data and computations if necessary.
> Thanks,
> David
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