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Lt. Tobias Ramalho, Felippe Galdino, Lt. Felipe Léllis, Luiz Alexandre A. Guerra and André Lima T. Mendes

Storm wave monitoring and buoy data validation at Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

The Sofar Spotter buoy is an ideal rapid response data observation platform. Within hours of a storm alert, the Brazilian Navy was able to deploy a Spotter buoy off the coast of Rio de Janeiro to capture in situ wave and weather data.