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Schmitz, W J; Price, James F; Richardson, Philip L; Owens, W Brechner; Rossby, H Thomas (2006): Water temperature and current velocity from SOFAR float GS74BA. Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Physical Oceanography Department, PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.399485

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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:
Kennelly, M A; McKee, T K: Gulf Stream recirculation experiment (GUSREX) and line experiment SOFAR float data 1980-1982. Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 84-45, gurilr.htm
Coverage:
Median Latitude: 37.910357 * Median Longitude: -65.697554 * South-bound Latitude: 36.567000 * West-bound Longitude: -68.546000 * North-bound Latitude: 38.782000 * East-bound Longitude: -60.689000
Date/Time Start: 1979-06-08T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1979-09-27T00:00:00
Event(s):
GS74BA * Latitude Start: 38.392000 * Longitude Start: -67.707000 * Latitude End: 36.567000 * Longitude End: -60.689000 * Date/Time Start: 1979-06-08T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1979-09-27T00:00:00 * Location: North Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Method/Device: SOFAR float (SOFAR) * Comment: Nominal depth: 2000m
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°CSchmitz, W JSubsurface float
5Current velocity, east-westCur vel Ucm/sSchmitz, W JSubsurface float
6Current velocity, north-southCur vel Vcm/sSchmitz, W JSubsurface float
7Pressure, maximumPress maxdbarSchmitz, W JSubsurface float
Size:
448 data points

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