Accession Number : AD0769271

Title :   Northeast Atlantic Environmental Scenario.

Corporate Author : NAVAL WEATHER SERVICE ENVIRONMENTAL DETACHMENT ASHEVILLE N C

Report Date : NOV 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 179

Abstract : The publication presents a broad climatic survey of five areas in the Northeastern Atlantic Ocean. Over 40 different presentations have been devised to describe the major features of the climate. Most of the charts and graphs depict percentage frequency of occurrence of observations recording phenomena of particular operational significance. Topics discussed include the following: Ceiling; cloudiness; fog; precipitation; storms; superstructure icing; surface currents; temperature, humidity; visibility; waves; wind; and, ice.

Descriptors :   (*Climate, Atlantic Ocean), (*Marine meteorology, *Atlantic Ocean), Ceiling, Cloud cover, Fog, Wind direction, Diurnal variations, Atmospheric precipitation, Atmospheric temperature, Storms, Visibility, Ocean surface, Sea ice, Ocean waves, Graphs, Iceland

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE