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The Arabian Sea Experiment
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Abstract: The Arabian Sea Experiment, funded by the Office Of Naval Research,
took place near the climatological mean axis of the Findlater Jet in
the Arabian Sea. A moored array was deployed in order to improve
understanding of air-sea interaction in the region, and in particular
to investigate the oceanic response to the strong, large-scale
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Description: Arabian Sea Experiment information
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 67.0   S: -5.0   E: 18.0   W: -100.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1994-10-01
Stop Date: 1995-10-31
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Data Center
Upper Ocean Processes Group, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: (508) 457-2000
Email: rweller at
Contact Address:
Upper Ocean Processes Group
Department of Physical Oceanography
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at
Ostrom, William M., Way, Bryan S., Weller, Robert A., Ware, Jonathan
D., Trask, Richard A., 1996: Arabian Sea mixed layer dynamics
experiment mooring recovery cruise report : R/V Thomas Thompson Cruise
Number 52, 14 October-25 October 1995, Woods Hole Oceanographic
Inst. Tech. Rep. WHOI-96-11, Woods Hole, MA, 64 pp.

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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-09-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24