Gulf Stream recirculation experiment - Part II
Wooding, Christine M.
Owens, W. Brechner
Zemanovic, Marguerite E.
Valdes, James R.
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This report presents trajectories and time series of velocity, pressure, and temperature for twelve neutrally-buoyant floats launched during the Gulf Stream Recirculation EXperiment (GUSREX) and two from earlier experiments, that continued to operate after May 1982. These float data were obtained from Autonomous Listening Stations (ALSs) deployed from May 1982 to August 1985.
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