Links for the Oceanography Lab Ocean Waves Exercise (7th Edition):

 

n  Question #1:  French Space Agency CNES "Wave forecasting" 2-minute animation (animation requires Adobe Flash Player).  http://www.mira.fr/lecteur/

n  Question #2a:  Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) "Ocean Surface Topography From Space." http://sealevel.jpl.nasa.gov/missions

Part 2b includes a 3-minute animation (animation requires Adobe Flash Player). 
http://sealevel.jpl.nasa.gov/files/archive/index_flash.html

n  Question #3:  Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) and NASA tutorial.   http://sealevel.jpl.nasa.gov/education/classactivities/onlinetutorial/tutorial1/

n  Question #4:  NOAA WaveWatch III operational wave model.   http://polar.ncep.noaa.gov/waves/viewer.shtml?

n  Question #5:  NOAA's National Data Buoy Center.   http://www.ndbc.noaa.gov/maps/Southwest_inset.shtml

n  Question #8:  The Coastal Data Information Program http://cdip.ucsd.edu/models/socal_now.shtml