Accession Number:

ADA248002

Title:

Wave Information Studies of US Coastlines: Hindcast Wave Information for the Great Lakes: Lake Superior

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

COASTAL ENGINEERING RESEARCH CENTER VICKSBURG MS

Report Date:

1992-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

669.0

Abstract:

Thirty-two years of hindcast wind and wave information is summarized for 95 locations among the shoreline of Lake Superior in four data products percent occurrence tables, wave rose diagrams, mean and largest wave heights and 32-year statistics tables, and return period tables. The procedures used to produce this information are discussed, and examples of verification against measurements are shown.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE