Accession Number:

AD0633899

Title:

LONG-RANGE ICE OUTLOOK EASTERN ARCTIC (1966)

Descriptive Note:

Special Pub.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE NSTL STATION MS OCEANOGRAPHIC PREDICTION DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

29.0

Abstract:

An analysis of oceanographic and climatic data for forecasting the ice growth during the winter 1965-66 and the climatic outlook for the 1966 Arctic shipping season are included. Results of a preliminary survey of sea-ice conditions in the Labrador Sea, Davis Strait, Denmark Strait, and Baffin Bay are presented. A series of charts shows monthly prognostic sea-ice conditions from mid-May through mid-August 1966. Opening dates and harbor freezing information are included.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE