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Aerial video of smoke-marked wind shifts caused by ocean internal waves

Aerial video of smoke-marked wind shifts caused by ocean internal waves

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Experimental Research Laboratories, Environmental technology Laboratory, For sale by the National Technical Information Service in Boulder, Colo, Springfield, VA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Winds -- Oregon -- Pacific Coast -- Measurement.,
  • Internal waves.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAerial video of smoke marked wind shifts caused by ocean internal waves.
    StatementJay Palmer.
    SeriesNOAA technical memorandum ERL -- 296.
    ContributionsEnvironmental Technology Laboratory (Environmental Research Laboratories)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationii, 9 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15554858M

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the energy that causes ocean waves to form. atmospheric waves. movement of different air masses along an air-air interface.

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internal wave-driven mixing in the deep ocean is presented. The estimate is based on the energy conversion from tidal and geostrophic motions into internal waves combined with a turbulent mixing parameterization. We show that internal wave-driven mixing in the deep ocean can sustain 20–30Sv of water-mass transformation.

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Jan 08,  · Leave a comment. Their effect on the surface of the ocean is negligible, producing a rise of just inches that is virtually imperceptible on a turbulent sea.

But internal waves, which are hidden entirely within the ocean, can tower hundreds of feet, with profound effects on the Earth’s climate and on ocean ecosystems. Waves. Coastal currents are intricately tied to winds, waves, and land formations. Winds that blow along the shoreline—longshore winds—affect waves and, therefore, currents.

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