Accession Number : AD0756364

Title :   Extracts from the Manual of Tides,

Corporate Author : COMMITTEE ON TIDAL HYDRAULICS (ARMY) WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Harris,Rollin A.

Report Date : SEP 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 293

Abstract : ;Contents: Introduction and historical treatment of the subject; Tidal observation, equilibrium theory, and the harmonic analysis; Some connections between harmonic and nonharmonic quantities, including applications to the reduction and prediction of tides; Outlines of tidal theory; Cotidal lines for the world; Currents, shallow-water tides, meteorological tides, and miscellaneous matters.

Descriptors :   (*TIDES, HANDBOOKS), WATER WAVES, HARMONIC ANALYSIS, CLASSIFICATION, HYDRODYNAMICS, OSCILLATION, DIURNAL VARIATIONS, RIVERS, STRAITS, BAYS, SHALLOW WATER, INLAND WATERWAYS, INDIAN OCEAN, ATLANTIC OCEAN, ARCTIC OCEAN, PACIFIC OCEAN

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE