ICE FORECASTING TECHNIQUES FOR THE ARCTIC SEAS

Contents: Method for calculating the distribution of ice thickness in the Arctic Seas during the Winter period; Methods of long-term hydrometeorological forecasts for the Arctic; Utilization of the numerical method of calculation for the prognosis of autumn-winter ice conditions in the Arctic Seas; Peculiarities of ice formation in the Arctic Seas; On the close relationship between the mean monthly air temperature of Polar stations in the region of Franz Josef Land; On the importance of planetary force in the changes in the ice cover of the Arctic Seas; On the importance of using characteristics of Atlantic waters as a forecasting factor; On the stability of ten-day temperatures in the Eastern Arctic; A method of calculation of ice conditions (on the example of the Laptev Sea).

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Trans. from Glavnoe upravlenie gidrometeorologicheskoi sluzhby (USSR) n292 1950. Sponsored in part by National Science Foundation, Washington, D.C. Special Foreign Currency Science Information Program.
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Science Foundation

    Division of Polar Programs, 1800 G Street, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20550
  • Publication Date: 1976

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  • Pagination: 236 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00147888
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: TT-75-52077
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 16 1977 12:00AM