Accession Number : AD0774510

Title :   Report of the International Ice Patrol Service in the North Atlantic Ocean - Season of 1964,

Corporate Author : COAST GUARD WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Lenczyk,R. E.

Report Date : 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 183

Abstract : The bulletin is the annual report of the International Ice Patrol Service for 1964. The operations of the International Ice Patrol for 1964 including aircraft and communications activities are described. Monthly ice conditions and statistics on ice and weather reports from shipping for 1964 are reported. Preseason and post season activities including the 1964 preseason northern ice surveys and the 1964 post season ice surveys are described. There is a special section on weather including a discussion of the correlation of meteorological elements and the severity of the Grand Banks iceberg season. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Ice reporting, *North Atlantic Ocean, Sea ice, Oceanographic data, Aerial reconnaissance, Icebergs, Communication and radio systems, Ice formation, Weather forecasting, Thickness, Meteorological phenomena, Correlation techniques, Newfoundland(Province)

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE