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Rossby, H Thomas (2006): Water temperature and current velocity from SOFAR float LD87. Graduate School of Oceanography, University of Rhode Island at Narragansett, PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.399181

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Related to:
WOCE (2002): World Ocean Circulation Experiment, Global Data, Version 3.0. WOCE International Project Office, WOCE Report, Southampton, UK; published by U.S. National Oceanographic Data Center, Silver Spring, 180/02, DVD-ROM
Further details:
Spain, D L; O'Gara, R; Rossby, H Thomas: SOFAR float data report of the POLYMODE local dynamics experiment. Graduate School of Oceanography, University of Rhode Island, 80-1, lde.htm
Coverage:
Median Latitude: 31.958860 * Median Longitude: -71.500968 * South-bound Latitude: 31.543000 * West-bound Longitude: -75.414000 * North-bound Latitude: 33.208000 * East-bound Longitude: -69.351000
Date/Time Start: 1978-08-01T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1978-11-01T00:00:00
Event(s):
LD87 * Latitude Start: 31.545000 * Longitude Start: -69.351000 * Latitude End: 33.208000 * Longitude End: -75.392000 * Date/Time Start: 1978-08-01T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1978-11-01T00:00:00 * Location: North Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Method/Device: SOFAR float (SOFAR) * Comment: Nominal depth: 700m
Comment:
Processing method: splined, velocity algorithm: splined. Data have been checked by the WOCE Subsurface Float Data Assembly Center. See hdl:10013/epic.32931.d001 for further information.
Parameter(s):
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
1DATE/TIMEDate/TimeGeocode
2LATITUDELatitudeGeocode
3LONGITUDELongitudeGeocode
4Temperature, waterTemp°CRossby, H ThomasSubsurface float
5Current velocity, east-westCur vel Ucm/sRossby, H ThomasSubsurface float
6Current velocity, north-southCur vel Vcm/sRossby, H ThomasSubsurface float
7Pressure, maximumPress maxdbarRossby, H ThomasSubsurface float
Size:
372 data points

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