Accession Number:

ADA413253

Title:

Long-Term Evolution of the Coupled Boundary Layers (Stratus) Mooring Recovery and Deployment Cruise Report R/V Melville

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MA

Report Date:

2003-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

154.0

Abstract:

The Long Term Evolution and Coupling of the Boundary Layers Study referred to as the Stratus Project is an effort to obtain a reliable multi-year dataset of meteorological and subsurface measurements beneath the stratus cloud deck off the coast of Chile and Peru This data will improve our understanding of the role of clouds in ocean-atmosphere coupling This project is part of the Eastern Pacific Investigation of Climate EPIC, a NOAA-funded Climate Variability CLIVAR study.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE