Accession Number:

ADA058955

Title:

NORPAX ADS Report Number 1.

Descriptive Note:

Rept. for Jun 76-Feb 77,

Corporate Author:

SCRIPPS INSTITUTION OF OCEANOGRAPHY LA JOLLA CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

80.0

Abstract:

During the ADS meeting of March 16, 1977 it was decided to produce a NORPAX ADS program data report for trimonthly periods roughly corresponding to seasons. This is the first issue of that data report, and contains contour maps of monthly meaned FNWC air temperature, sea temperature, wind speed, wind direction, surface vapor pressure, and 700 mb heights NORPAX calculated wind stress, wind stress curl, wind shear velocity cubed U-cubed, sensible heat flux, latent heat flux objectively analyzed TRANSPAC temperatures at discrete depths from White and Bernstein SIO. This report also contains monthly drifter buoy displacement vectors from Kirwan TAMU and McNally SIO.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE