Accession Number:

ADA537962

Title:

Lagrangian Floats for CBLAST

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

Objectives To measure turbulence properties and fluxes in the ocean boundary layer beneath hurricanes and relate them to hurricane properties and fluxes measured by others. To model the measured boundary layer properties using Large Eddy Simulation LES techniques with the twin goals of testing the models and investigating the boundary layer physics using the models.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE