Accession Number : ADA334941

Title :   International Arctic Buoy Program Data Report 1 January 1996-31 December 1996

Descriptive Note : Technical memorandum 1 Jan-31 Dec 96

Corporate Author : WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Rigor, Ignatius G. ; Heiberg, Andreas

PDF Url : ADA334941

Report Date : MAY 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 173

Abstract : This report presents data collected by the International Arctic Buoy Program (IABP) between 1 January 1996 and 31 December 1996. The network of automatic data buoys deployed by the IABP monitors synoptic scale fields of pressure, temperature, and ice motion throughout the Arctic Basin.

Descriptors :   *MARINE METEOROLOGY, *COMMUNICATION BUOYS, *ICE REPORTING, REAL TIME, METEOROLOGICAL DATA, OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, TABLES(DATA), OCEAN BASINS, SEA ICE, ARCTIC REGIONS, ICE FORECASTING, ARCTIC OCEAN.

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE