Accession Number : AD0774511

Title :   Report of the International Ice Patrol Service in the North Atlantic Ocean - Season of 1965,

Corporate Author : COAST GUARD WASHINGTON D C

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

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 79

Abstract : The bulletin is No. 51 in a series of annual reports on the International Ice Observation and Ice Patrol Services. The authority for mission, forces assigned, and method of operation of the International Ice Patrol during the 1965 Season are described. Aerial Ice Observation and communication statistics are presented. All ships reporting ice and weather to the International Ice Patrol in 1965 are tabulated. A month by month general description of ice conditions for the Grand Banks area is given. Preseason and post season activities, including the 1964 post season northern ice surveys previously reported in the Season of 1964 Bulletin, are tabulated. Weather and the climatology of Baffin Bay, Davis Strait, and the Labrador Sea as related to ice conditions are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Ice reporting, *North Atlantic Ocean, *Sea ice, Oceanographic data, Aerial reconnaissance, Seasonal variations, Statistical data, Meteorological phenomena, Ships, Baffin Island, Bays, Newfoundland(Province)

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE