Accession Number : ADP001057

Title :   Variability of the Florida and Antilles Current,

Corporate Author : ROSENSTIEL SCHOOL OF MARINE AND ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCE MIAMI FL

Personal Author(s) : Schott,Friedrich

Report Date : APR 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : An experiment to measure low-frequency fluctuations of the Florida Current transport with several methods is described and the design of an array of moored current meters is discussed. Some preliminary results on a year long experiment with four moored current meter stations and several hydrographic surveys in the Antilles Current regime are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Ocean currents, Gulf Stream, Florida Strait, Variations, Low frequency, Measuring instruments, Arrays

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE