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Coupled-Ocean-Atmosphere-Wave-Sediment Transport (COAWST) Modeling System

April 23, 2019

COAWST Modeling System components

Coupler Model Coupling Toolkit (MCT) v 2.6.0
Ocean Regional Ocean Modeling System (ROMS) svn 934
Atmosphere Weather Research and Forecasting Model (WRF) v 4.0.3
Wave(s) Simulating Waves Nearshore (SWAN) v 41.20 & WAVEWATCH III (WW3) v 5.16 & Infragravity wave model (InWave) v 1.1
Sediment Transport Community Sediment Transport Modeling Systems (CSTMS)
Sea Ice Sea Ice model


For bug reports and Discussion, we are currently using the Trac site:            

The main reference for the COAWST modeling system is:

Warner, J.C., Armstrong, B., He, R., and Zambon, J.B., 2010, Development of a Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere-Wave-Sediment Transport (COAWST) modeling system: Ocean Modeling, v. 35, no. 3, p. 230-244.



Publication Year 2019
Title Coupled-Ocean-Atmosphere-Wave-Sediment Transport (COAWST) Modeling System
Product Type Software Release
Record Source USGS Digital Object Identifier Catalog