Accession Number : ADA302255

Title :   Arabian Sea Mixed Layer Dynamics Experiment: Mooring Deployment Cruise Report R/V THOMAS THOMPSON Cruise Number 46, 14 April- 29 April 1995.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MA

Personal Author(s) : Trask, Richard A. ; Weller, Robert A. ; Ostrom, William M.

PDF Url : ADA302255

Report Date : JUL 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 91

Abstract : This report describes in a general manner the work that took place during the R/V Thomas Thompson cruise number 46 which was the mooring turnaround cruise for the moored array program. A detailed description of the WHOI surface mooring and its instrumentation is provided. Information about the XBT and CTD data and near-surface temperature data collected during the cruise is also included. (AN)

Descriptors :   *AIR WATER INTERACTIONS, *ARABIAN SEA, OCEAN CURRENTS, OCEAN SURFACE, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, ACOUSTIC DETECTION, METEOROLOGICAL DATA, DEPTH, OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, SEASONAL VARIATIONS, WIND DIRECTION, DATA ACQUISITION, WIND VELOCITY, BAROMETRIC PRESSURE, MIXED LAYER(MARINE), SURFACE TEMPERATURE, SEA STATES, MARINE METEOROLOGY, HUMIDITY, BATHYTHERMOGRAPH DATA, MOORING BUOYS, MONSOONS.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE