NUMBER 20 (09/95)

 

   

WOCE NEWSLETTER NUMBER 20 -CONTENTS BELOW:

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IN THIS ISSUE

NEWS FROM THE IPO
We've Moved W. John Gould 2

LAGRANGIAN MEASUREMENTS
Global Drifter Program: Measurements of Velocity, SST and Atmospheric Pressure Peter Niiler 3
Lagrangian Measurements of the Mean Wind-Driven Currents in the Tropical Pacific Elise Ralph and Peter Niiler7
Separation of the Kuroshio Water and its Penetration onto the Continental Shelf West of Kyushu Heung-Jae Lie et al. 10
Surface Currents in the Canary Basin from Drifter Observations Jeffrey Paduan et al. 13
The General Circulation of the Subtropical North Atlantic, near 700m, Revealed by TOPOGULF SOFAR Floats Michel Ollitrault 15
Trajectory Studies in a Model of the Indian Ocean Circulation Meredith Haines et al. 19
The Global Lagrangian Drifter Data Assembly Center at NOAA/AOML Mark Bushnell 36

INDIAN OCEAN CRUISES
WOCE Hydrographic Programme Stations in the Indian Ocean from December 1994 to July 1995 22
Repeat Hydrography Along WHP Lines I5W, I7N, and I1WAmy Ffield et al.23
WHP Sections I8N/I5N in the Central Indian OceanLynne Talley 25
WHP Indian Ocean I9N Arnold Gordon 26

OTHER SCIENCE
On the Sensitivity of the Oceanic Meridional Heat Transport Implied by AGCMs to Simulated Cloud Radiative Effects P.J. Gleckler and D.A. Randall 28
WHP Repeated Hydrography Section PR14, Offshore Southern Chile Ricardo Rojas et al. 31
WOCE Sea Level Data Plentiful and Available NOW! Gary Mitchum and Bernard Kilonsky 33
Exploring Oceanographic Data on the PC Reiner Schlitzer 38
WOCE Hydrographic Programme Underway Data Submission - An Update Bertrand J. Thompson 40

MISCELLANEOUS
WCRP Programmes: CLIVAR Has Begun R. Allyn Clarke 39
Joining WOCE on the World Wide Web (WWW) 9
Meetings Timetable 1995/96 42
WOCE IPO Move 43

Prepared 24 November, 1995 Peter Saunders