Forecasted and actual wind and wave conditions for a three month period are compared statistically to assess the reliability of North Sea weather forecasts. The study relates to forecasts issued for drilling locations in, or adjacent to British Petroleum's Forties Field, and for a location east of the Shetlands.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Paper from Symposium on Ocean Engineering Nov. 1974. Set of 12 papers (130 pages) $30.00.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Royal Institution of Naval Architects, England

    10 Upper Belgrave Street
    London SW1X 8BQ,   England 
  • Authors:
    • GRAHAM, C
    • Bell, A O
  • Publication Date: 1975

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  • Accession Number: 00129241
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Royal Institution of Naval Architects, England
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Paper No. 1
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 19 1976 12:00AM