Metadata from Accession 5927


Experiment name:        Evans Head 89
Principal Investigator: G.Cresswell
Affiliation:            CSIRO
Mooring name:           EHG2800
Mooring position:       29.150 deg S, 154.190 deg E
Instrument depth:       2800 meters
Seafloor depth:         2900 meters
Times:                  1300 05 Sep 1989 to 0300 22 Mar 1990
Time increment:         60 minutes
Instrument type:        Aanderaa RCM 4/5


  parameter          min     mean      max    stddev    days

speed (cm/sec)       0.06     3.66    15.04    2.73    197.63
dir (deg true)       0.00   198.55   359.75  116.03    197.63
u (cm/sec)         -13.31    -0.78    11.05    2.96    197.63
v (cm/sec)         -10.41     0.94    14.12    3.26    197.63
pressure (db)     2750.00  2760.16  2785.00    4.61    197.63


About 30% of this record's speeds are at or very near the instrument's
stall speed (1.1 cm/sec) and probably represent slack water. However,
there are a few hundred recorded speeds significantly lower than 1.1
cm/sec. These may have resulted from interpolations in u and v at CSIRO.

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