Accession Number:

ADA026919

Title:

Computerized Tidal Currents of Long Island Sound for Search and Rescue Planning.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

COAST GUARD WASHINGTON D C OCEANOGRAPHIC UNIT

Report Date:

1974-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

33.0

Abstract:

This report describes a simple adaptation of the Tidal Current Charts, Long Island Sound and Block Island Sound USCGS Publication Serial No. 574 to the problem of computerized search and rescue planning in Long Island Sound. The adaptation combines the charts with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Tidal Current Prediction Program in a simple computer program. The program does not include the effect of wind. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE