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Windward Islands Passages Monitoring Program

Windward Islands Passages Monitoring Program

physical oceanographic data collected on cruises WI-04, HMBS Trident, 7-13 December 1992, WI-05, HMBS Trident, 7-12 February 1993, and WI-06, HMBS Trident, 24-28 March 1993

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Environmental Research Laboratories, Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory, For sale by the National Technical Information Service in Miami, Fla, Springfield, VA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water masses -- Windward Islands -- Observations,
  • Ocean circulation -- Windward Islands -- Observations

  • Edition Notes

    StatementW. Douglas Wilson ... [et al.]
    SeriesNOAA technical memorandum ERL AOML -- 84
    ContributionsWilson, Douglas, 1956-, Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratories
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationv, 106 p.
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14456570M
    OCLC/WorldCa32896871

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Get this from a library. Windward Islands Passages Monitoring Program: physical oceanographic data collected on cruises WI, HMBS Trident, DecemberWI, HMBS Trident, Februaryand WI, HMBS Trident, March [Douglas Wilson; Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory.;].

Get this from a library. Windward Islands Passages Monitoring Program: physical oceanographic data collected on cruises WI, HMBS Trident, May and WI, HMBS Trident, September [W Douglas Wilson; Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory.;].

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The Windward Passage (French: Passage au Vent; Spanish: Paso de los Vientos) is a strait in the Caribbean Sea, between the islands of Cuba and strait specifically lies between the easternmost region of Cuba and the northwest of Haiti.

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The Windward Islands, also known as the Islands of Barlovento, are the southern, generally larger islands of the Lesser Antilles, within the West lie south of the Leeward Islands, approximately between latitudes 10° and 16° N and longitudes 60° and 62° name was also used to refer to a British colony in these islands, existing between and and consisting of the Coordinates: 14°N 61°W / 14°N.

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Windward Islands, southern group of the Lesser Antilles [1] in the West Indies [2], curving generally southward for c mi ( km) from the Leeward Islands [3] toward NE Venezuela.

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