Accession Number:

ADA218792

Title:

U.S. Navy Regional Climatic Study of Southern African Waters

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHY COMMAND DETACHMENT ASHEVILLE NC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1989-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

273.0

Abstract:

This study is for the region which comprises the waters around southern Africa from 25 deg S to 44 deg S and 6 deg E to 40 deg E. The selected limits allow for a small overlap between this region and that of the study for the Mozambique Channel. Most emphasis in this study was placed on the marine areas, with only a few coastal station summaries included in the text and final section of this publication. Keywords Marine climatology Meteorological data Oceanographic data Indian Ocean South Atlantic Ocean.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE