Accession Number : ADA260363


Title :   U. S. Navy Regional Climatic Study of the Persian Gulf and the Northern Arabian Sea


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : NATIONAL CLIMATIC DATA CENTER ASHEVILLE NC GLOBAL ANALYSIS BRANCH


Personal Author(s) : Brower, Jr , William A ; Baldwin, Ronald G ; Franks, Phala L


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a260363.pdf


Report Date : Jul 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 272


Abstract : This climatic study of The Persian Gulf and The Northern Arabian Sea consists of monthly isopleth charts and/or tables of (1) clouds, (2) precipitation, (3) visibility, (4) mid and low range ceiling and visibilities, (5) wind- visibility-cloudiness, (6) mean scalar wind speed, (7) wind speed less than 11 knots and greater or equal to 34 knots, (8) wind speed 11-21 knots and 22-33 knots, (9) surface wind roses, (10) air and sea surface temperature, (11) wave height, (12) surface currents and (13) station climate summaries.


Descriptors :   *PERSIAN GULF , *METEOROLOGICAL DATA , *ARABIAN SEA , VELOCITY , SURFACES , VISIBILITY , WIND VELOCITY , OCEANS , SURFACE TEMPERATURE , WEATHER STATIONS , CHARTS , CLIMATE , PRECIPITATION , CLOUDS , TEMPERATURE


Subject Categories : Meteorology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE