Accession Number:

ADA624422

Title:

Analysis of the Impact of Typhoons on the Pacific

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2014-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

The long-term goal of this work was to observe, understand, quantify and parameterize upper-ocean mixing in the cold wake of a typhoon. A second goal is to create an improved ocean heat content estimates are critical for forecasts of tropical cyclone formation, intensity, and structure.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE