The category of significant wave height based on the Douglas Sea Scale. Significant wave height is also know as Total Wave height which is the mathematical vector addition of swell waves and wind waves.
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This standard terminology is equivalent to the Douglas Sea Scale (UK Met national Meteorological Library and Archive Fact sheet 6, version 01).The units of this attribute are not defined by the LUNITS attribute.
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Oceanographic Agency(KHOA) of the Republic of Korea for giving active support in the development of the S-100 GI Registry