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3 edition of Weathermen of the sea, ocean station vessels. found in the catalog.

Weathermen of the sea, ocean station vessels.

United States. Coast Guard

Weathermen of the sea, ocean station vessels.

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Published by U.S. Coast Guard Public Information Division in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Meteorological stations.,
  • Marine meteorology.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHJ6645 .A313 no. 225
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 p.
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6085614M
    LC Control Number50061389
    OCLC/WorldCa6235026

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Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office. The crews of U.S. Coast Guard cutters patrolling the far-flung ocean stations were subjected to some of the heaviest weather the sea had to offer, yet the cuttermen remained on station to make weather observations and to provide navigation, communication, and search-and-rescue services.

On ocean station, seamanship was survival/5. A weather ship, or ocean station vessel, was a ship stationed in the ocean for surface and upper air meteorological observations for use in weather were primarily located in the north Atlantic and north Pacific oceans, reporting via radio.

The vessels aided in search and rescue ocean station vessels. book, supported transatlantic flights, acted as research platforms for oceanographers. Ocean station vessel definition is - a ship assigned to a specific station at sea to take weather observations, assist aircraft in determining position, and help in rescue operations.

The ocean weather station idea originated in the early days of radio communications and trans-oceanic aviation. As early asthe Director of the French Meteorological Service proposed establishing a stationary weather observing ship in the North Atlantic to benefit merchant shipping and the anticipated inauguration of trans-Atlantic air service.

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The idea was to remain at or near this grid. A vessel assigned to patrol at a specified geographical position on the ocean; such vessels are specially equipped to make comprehensive meteorological and some oceanographic observations, and to provide meteorological observations, navigation assistance, and other services to transiting aircraft.

Ocean Weather Patrol was a program in which Coast Guard cutters were assigned to a mile square “Station” on the high seas, and while there, provided world-wide weather forecasting information, collected oceanographic date, and provided emergency navigation assistance and rescue aid for ships and aircraft in distress.

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