QuickSCAT

AcronymDefinition
QuickSCATQuick Scatterometer
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As Forde mentions, QuickScat is sometimes the only reference we forecasters have in data-scarce regions.
QuickSCAT, however, carries the Sea-Winds scatterometer, which bounces microwaves off water surfaces.
At the surface the model was forced by daily QuickSCAT wind stress and climatological heat and fresh water fluxes from the COADS dataset (Da Silva et al.