Accession Number:

ADA231007

Title:

U.S. Navy Regional Climatic Study of the Central East Asian Coast and Associated Waters

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHY COMMAND DETACHMENT ASHEVILLE NC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1990-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

327.0

Abstract:

This climatic study of marine environment consists of monthly charts and tables of 1 clouds 2 atmospheric precipitation 3 visibility tables 4 ceiling visibility mid-rangelow range 5 wind visibility cloudiness 6 scalar mean wind speed 7 wind speed less than 11 and greater or equal to 34 knots 8 wind speed 11-21 and 22-33 knots 9 surface wind roses 10 air and sea temperature 11 wave height-isopleths 12 wave height-tables 13 ocean surface currents seasonal. This marine study covers the region off the Pacific Ocean coast of Asia from the equator to 45 N and from 105 E and 140 E, encompassing the South China Sea, Philippine Sea, East CHena Sea, Yellow Sea, and the southern portion of the Sea of Japan.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE