Accession Number : AD0758455

Title :   Environmental Guide for the U. S. Gulf Coast,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL CLIMATIC CENTER ASHEVILLE N C

Personal Author(s) : Brower,W. A. ; Meserve,J. M. ; Quayle,R. G.

Report Date : NOV 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 180

Abstract : The report presents detailed environmental profiles for seven potential Gulf Coast Deep Water Port sites: Corpus Christi, Galveston-Freeport, Sabine Pass, Bayou Lafourche, Southwest Pass, Mobile-Pascagoula and Panama City. Each individual area guide provides information: general description of the area, an area map, pressure, extratropical cyclones, tropical cyclones, winds, extreme winds, waves, visibility, temperature (air and sea), precipitation, cloudiness, relative humidity, and land station summaries as well as marine area summaries. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*COASTAL REGIONS, MARINE METEOROLOGY), (*HARBORS, DEEP WATER), TROPICAL CYCLONES, TABLES(DATA), MAPS, WIND, OCEAN WAVES, VISIBILITY, HUMIDITY, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION, CLOUD COVER, BAROMETRIC PRESSURE

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE