Metadata from Accession 5884


Experiment name:        NC Field
Principal Investigator: J.O.Blanton
Affiliation:            US Minerals Mngmnt Svc
Mooring name:           C2
Mooring position:       34.890 deg N,  75.675 deg W
Instrument depth:       30   meters
Seafloor depth:         35   meters
Times:                  2100 19 Feb 1992 to 2300 25 Aug 1992
Time increment:         60 minutes
Instrument type:        General Oceanics


  parameter          min     mean      max    stddev    days

speed (cm/sec)       0.20    20.10    75.20   13.02    188.13
dir (deg true)       0.40   152.16   359.92  114.28    188.13
u (cm/sec)         -61.07     5.52    56.36   15.83    188.13
v (cm/sec)         -48.61     6.84    51.73   15.68    188.13
temp (deg C)         9.69    21.76    28.70    3.28    188.13
salinity (PSU)      30.20    36.96    38.55    1.49    188.13


The salinity series contains a short gap on 05 May 92. The
gap occurs where salinity shows an unrealistically large
increase between succesive deployments of the mooring. We
think this may be due to uncalibrated or drifting sensors
and have not bridged this gap.

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