Accession Number : ADA019005

Title :   A Synoptic Comparison of Wind and Wave Reports from Ocean Weather Station (OWS) Hotel and Ships-in-Passage.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL WEATHER SERVICE DETACHMENT ASHEVILLE N C

Personal Author(s) : Ownbey,James W. , Jr

Report Date : NOV 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 102

Abstract : Wind speed and wave height reports from Ocean Weather Station Hotel and Ships-in-Passage through a specified area are compared synoptically to investigate possible bias in Tape Data Family-11 (a surface marine file available from the National Climatic Center).

Descriptors :   *Wind, *Ocean waves, *Oceanographic data, *Weather forecasting, Wind velocity, Synoptic meteorology, Height, Ships, Climate, Tapes, Correlation techniques, Time series analysis, Statistical data, Theses

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE