Accession Number : ADA208899

Title :   Gulf of Mexico Hindcast Wave Information.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : COASTAL ENGINEERING RESEARCH CENTER VICKSBURG MS

Personal Author(s) : Hubertz, Jon M. ; Brooks, Rebecca M.

Report Date : MAY 1989

Pagination or Media Count : 418

Abstract : Twenty years of hindcast wave information is summarized for 50 Gulf of Mexico coastal locations in four data products: (a) percent occurrence tables; (b) wave and wind rose diagrams; (c) mean and maximum statistics tables; and (d) return period tables. Brief descriptions and examples for each data product are provided. (fr)

Descriptors :   *OCEAN WAVES, COASTAL REGIONS, MEXICO GULF, WIND DIRECTION, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, TABLES(DATA).

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE