Accession Number:

AD0768757

Title:

Surface Winds Over the South China Sea During the Northeast Monsoon Season.

Descriptive Note:

Technical paper,

Corporate Author:

NAVY WEATHER RESEARCH FACILITY NORFOLK VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

Meteorological services in support of South China Sea naval operations during the Northeast Monsoon season may conveniently be divided into three parts, insofar as the surface wind field is concerned 1 Specification of the current wind field, especially of wind speed 2 prediction of monsoon surges and 3 special computations regarding the Gulf of Tonkin Eddy. These three topics are discussed in the report.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE