Accession Number : AD0665296

Title :   MEASUREMENTS OF SUBSURFACE CURRENTS OFF THE OREGON COAST MADE BY TRACKING OF PARACHUTE DROGUES,

Corporate Author : OREGON STATE UNIV CORVALLIS DEPT OF OCEANOGRAPHY

Personal Author(s) : Wyatt,Bruce ; Stevenson,Merritt R. ; Gilbert,William ; Pattullo,June C.

Report Date : OCT 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 50

Abstract : Currents between the surface and 1000 m depth off the Oregon coast have been measured by tracking parachute drogues. The report contains plots of all drogue trajectories and mean velocities, tables of identifying data and wind observations, and listings of programs used in processing the data. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OCEAN CURRENTS, MEASUREMENT), VELOCITY, PARACHUTES, MOORING BUOYS, FLOATING BODIES, WIND, OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, RADAR TRACKING, OREGON

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE