Accession Number : AD0655231

Title :   REPORT OF THE ARCTIC ICE OBSERVING AND FORECASTING PROGRAM-1965.

Descriptive Note : Special publication.

Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE WASHINGTON D C

Report Date : MAY 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 173

Abstract : The ice program conducted primarily in support of 1965 Military Sea Transportation Service arctic operations by the U.S. Naval Oceanographic Office is covered by this report. Methods of collection and dissemination of ice data, ice forecasting, forecast verification, and various allied ice projects are discussed. Ice conditions in the North American Arctic are summarized graphically for 6-day periods from January through December. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ICE, *ARCTIC REGIONS), OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, WEATHER FORECASTING, MAPS, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, TABLES(DATA)

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE