A compilation of moored current data and associated oceanographic observations, volume XV (1971 measurements)

  • 217 Pages
  • 0.97 MB
  • English
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution , Woods Hole, Mass
Deep-sea moorings., Ocean currents., Ocean tempera
StatementS. Tarbell, A.W. Whitlatch.
SeriesWHOI -- 77-56., WHOI (Series) -- 77-56.
ContributionsWhitlatch, A. W.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 217 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15175758M


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Moorings for Ocean Observatories: Continuous and Adaptive Sampling Bruce M. Howe, Tim McGinnis, and Jason Gobat Applied Physics Laboratory, University of Washington NE 40th St. Seattle, WA, USA Abstract – Present autonomous moored profilers often undersample the ocean and alias “high” frequency processes.

Every three hours, observation data from 6th August to 27th Augustincluding missing data due to noise or mechanical troubles, was analysed by the least-square method to extract harmonic constituents from tidal current volume XV book eight points in the area (see Figure 7).

Substitute V and D for volume XV book maximum current speed and the direction. RAMSTER, J.W. and M.J. HOWARTH. A detailed comparison of the data recorded by Aanderaa Model 4 and Plessey M recording current meters moored in two shelf-sea locations, each with strong tidal currents.

Sonderdruck aus der Deutschen Hydrographischen Zeitschrift, Band 1– CrossRef Google Scholar. Ocean Observatories are being developed and deployed by researchers, scientists and institutions around the world's oceans.

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Some observatories are cabled, some are moored, and some are made up of surface buoys. The Ocean Networks Canada Observatory, comprising VENUS and NEPTUNE Canada cabled networks, supports transformative coastal to deep ocean research and technology.

Data analysis is one of the foundations for research in the atmospheric and oceanographic sci-ences. The data are in different forms and are obtained from a variety of sources (Fig. ) on different spatial and temporal scales.

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Navy maintains a variety of archives such as MOODS (Master Oceanographic Observational Data.

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1. Introduction. Observations of the interior of the ocean are fundamental to understanding ocean dynamics and properties, monitoring changes in the oceans’ state, (whether caused by natural or human influences), quantifying the forcing at the atmosphere–ocean (in some areas, atmosphere–ice–ocean) boundary, and determining the role and importance of the ocean in.

This data set includes observations of a number of the surface ocean and atmospheric variables from ships, moored and drifting buoys and C-MAN stations. InOcean Networks Canada began collecting high-resolution in-situ measurements from the seafloor in Saanich Inlet, near Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.

[9]. Observations are essential to explore and discover the ocean, to reveal new processes or trends, and to contribute to reducing the uncertainties for a wide range of physical, chemical and biological processes.

However, the ocean remains critically under-observed. Progress in our understanding of the ocean and of its role in a changing environment thus rely deeply on an increase in coverage and.

This book presents the R software environment as a key tool for oceanographic computations and provides a rationale for using R instead of more widely-used tools of the field such as MATLAB. Oceanographic observation data comes from SMHI’s measurement stations along the coast and at sea. A station can deliver data for several oceanographic parameters.

Use the interface for downloading oceanographic observations, to obtain the data as a text file which can be imported into Excel. The files contain available data up until the. a compilation of moored instrument data and associated oceanographic observations, volume technical xxx (gulf stream extension and norwegian sea 6.

performing org. report number overflow intrusion experiments) 7. author(q) s. contract or grant number(e) ellen levy, susan a. tarbell and n. fofonoff noooc; nr 9. Dan E. Kelley is a Professor in the Department of Oceanography at Dalhousie University, where he has been nominated twice for teaching awards.

His research focuses on physical oceanography, in particular the parameterization of mixing and exchanges associated with convection, double diffusion, internal waves, and frontal instabilities. observations, theory, and models. Observations of the processes involved in open-ocean deep convection began with the now classical Mediter- ranean Ocean Convection (MEDOC) experiment in the Gulf of Lions, northwestern Mediterranean [MEDOC Group, ].

Rapid (in a day or so) mixing of the water column down to rn was observed. Strong vertical. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Real-time spatio-temporal meteorological and oceanographic data, from the Ocean moored observatories, are essential for the precise forecast of the ocean state, climate variability studies and reliable weather prediction.

Precise spatio-temporal measurement of subsurface parameters such as temperature, salinity and current are essential to understand the intra-seasonal and inter-annual. Ocean circulation and variability from satellite altimetry pp.

LIU, W.T., AND KATSAROS, K.B., Air-Sea Fluxes from Satellite Data pp. Therefore, observations are central not only to providing a record of the past and current behavior of the carbon system, but also to predicting its future. The PMEL carbon group primarily focuses on large scale observations of ocean interior carbon through hydrographic cruises and surface ocean carbon dynamics through measurements made on.

The field of carbon cycle science depends on well-designed, well-executed, and carefully maintained observations. The PMEL carbon group primarily focuses on large scale observations of ocean interior carbon through hydrographic cruises and surface ocean carbon dynamics through measurements made on volunteer observing ships, buoys, and other autonomous systems.

In addition to regular synoptic shipboard surveys of the south Florida coastal ocean, a moored instrument array has been a continuous component of the AOML SFP since its implementation in the mid 's.

This array has provided oceanographic time-series data from sites across the region.

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Over the years, the number of AOML SFP moorings has expanded and contracted based on annual funding. The transport of heat associated with the ocean conveyor belt partially moderates the cold temperatures in the North. As the poles warm due to climate change, melt water from ice and glaciers enters the ocean.

This fresh melt water has the potential to slow or even shut off the ocean circulation, which is dependent on temperature and salinity. Outcomes • Improving understanding of the role of technologies inImproving understanding of the role of technologies in addressing priority issues • Maintained / enhanced infrastructure of additional real-time, continuous observations • Improved knowledge of the data that exist to address issues in the regionissues in the region • Rapid access to local data for managers, researchers.

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During this time interval, we have observed a rise in mean global temperature. Because of its large heat capacity, the ocean has registered small but significant changes in temperature.

Model consistency with data). By combining ocean observations and models, one can obtain an analysis of the time-varying ocean that, when taking into account errors in data and models, must necessarily be more complete and better than the information from either of them alone.

If bad weather is forecast, decisionprotection and the expenses associated with delay whether the event -maker must spend extra money on occurs. Future satellite observations are expected to ameliorate the data issues basic to the study of these important biological and chemical oceanographic processes, but the statistical problems discussed in Chapters 2 through 8 will remain the same.Data Variables.

World Ocean Database contains data for 28 variables including ocean tracers, such as freons and other chemicals. The Ocean Station Data and low-resolution Conductivity-Temperature-Depth data set, one of 11 in World Ocean Databasehas 24 variables including a large number of the most frequently measured in situ physical (temperature, salinity), chemical .Ocean models are numerical models with a focus on the properties of oceans and their circulation.

Ocean models play a large role in aiding our understanding of the ocean's influence on weather and climate. The following ocean model datasets are available through NOAA's Ocean National Operational Model Archive and Distribution System (NOMADS).