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Oceanographic aspects of the First GARP Global Experiment (FGGE)

Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission.

Oceanographic aspects of the First GARP Global Experiment (FGGE)

by Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission.

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Published by Unesco in [Paris] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • First GARP Global Experiment.,
  • Astronautics in oceanography.,
  • Ocean-atmosphere interaction -- Research.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementjointly prepared by Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission, GARP Activities Office/WMO.
    ContributionsGlobal Atmospheric Research Programme Activities Office., World Meteorological Organization.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGC10.4.A8 I57 1978
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 44, [21] p. :
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4492217M
    LC Control Number79322082

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Oceanographic aspects of the First GARP Global Experiment (FGGE) by Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Oceanographic aspects of the First GARP Global Experiment (FGGE). [Paris]: Unesco, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, International government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission.; Global Atmospheric Research Programme Activities Office.

First GARP Global Experiment (FGGE), the primary result to date of the second action mentioned above is a SCOR document on specific oceanographic programmes during the FGGE. document includes information obtained during the FGGE, INDEX, NORPAX, Equatorial (FINE) workshop from 27 June to 12 August WMO.

Daily averaged positions from about satellite‐tracked drifting buoys launched during the First GARP Global Experiment are used to estimate the sea surface current velocity field south of 20°S.

The time‐averaged surface velocity field based on velocity averages over 4°×4° areas is used to construct the surface stream by: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Oceanographic components of the Global Atmospheric Research Programme (GARP).

Paris: Unesco,i.e., For day-to-day weather, we have at least 50 years of reliable global data, since World War II, and 28 years of data after FGGE (the First GARP Global Experiment; GARP is the Global Atmospheric Research Program), which was conducted in For climate, we need very long time series of data, because climate works on such a long time scale.

The Atlantic Tropical Experiment (GATE), the first major observational experiment of the Global Atmospheric Research Programme (GARP) and designed to explore the tropical atmosphere, was.

Seasonal distributions of diabatic heating during the First GARP Global Experiment Article in Tellus 35A(4) - January with 9 Reads How we measure 'reads'. Four years ago, our report on the Global Atmospheric Research Program (Perry, ) was written while an observational armada assembled for the GARP Atlantic Tropical Experiment (GATE).

Now, the data resulting from that massive effort have been archived and serve as raw material for a still‐growing body of research on the tropical atmosphere. The NOAA Data Buoy Office (NDBO) is actively involved in the development of a meteorological and oceanographic drifting buoy system to provide a basic set of simple meteorological parameters during the First GARP Global Experiment (FGGE).

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