Metadata from Accession 5875


Experiment name:        NC Field
Principal Investigator: J.O.Blanton
Affiliation:            US Minerals Mngmnt Svc
Mooring name:           C1
Mooring position:       35.063 deg N,  75.905 deg W
Instrument depth:       5    meters
Seafloor depth:         20   meters
Times:                  1400 26 Aug 1992 to 0900 11 Dec 1992
Time increment:         60 minutes
Instrument type:        InterOcean S4


  parameter          min     mean      max    stddev    days

speed (cm/sec)       0.00    12.81    51.40    8.62    106.83
dir (deg true)       0.00   163.85   359.22  114.85    106.83
u (cm/sec)         -45.28    -1.23    43.68   13.00    106.83
v (cm/sec)         -27.45     2.11    27.41    7.96    106.83
temp (deg C)        13.82    21.97    27.60    3.51    106.83
salinity (PSU)      29.68    35.21    42.88    2.91    106.83


The salinity series contains a short gap on 08 Nov 92. The
gap occurs where salinity shows an unrealistically large
decrease between succesive deployments of the mooring. We
think this may be due to uncalibrated or drifting sensors.
We have not bridged this gap.

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