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Upper ocean near-inertial response to 1998 Typhoon Faith in the South China Sea
Sun, L; Zheng, QA; Tang, TY; Chuang, WS; Li, L; Hu, JY; Wang, DX; dxwang@scsio.ac.cn
2012
Source PublicationACTA OCEANOLOGICA SINICA
ISSN0253-505X
Volume31Issue:2Pages:25-32
AbstractDuring the South China Sea monsoon experiment (SCSMEX), three autonomous temperature line acquisition system (ATLAS) buoys with acoustic Doppler current profiler (ADCP) were moored in the South China Sea to measure temperature, salinity and current velocity. Typhoon Faith passed through about 250 km south to one of the mooring buoys located at 12 degrees 58.5'N, 114 degrees 24.5'E from December 11 to 14, 1998. The data, analysis indicates that the typhoon winds induce a great increase in the kinetic energy at near-inertial frequencies with two maxima in the mixed layer and thermocline. The near-inertial oscillations were observed at the upper 270 m in the wake of Typhoon Faith. The oscillations were originally excited in the sea surface layer and propagated downward. The amplitudes of the oscillations decrease with depth except in the thermocline. The near-inertial oscillation signals are also remarkable in temperature and salinity fields.
Department[Sun Lu; Wang Dongxiao] Chinese Acad Sci, State Key Lab Trop Oceanog, S China Sea Inst Oceanog, Guangzhou 510301, Guangdong, Peoples R China; [Sun Lu] State Ocean Adm, S China Sea Environm Monitoring Ctr, S China Sea Branch, Guangzhou 510300, Guangdong, Peoples R China; [Zheng Quan'an] Univ Maryland, Dept Atmospher & Ocean Sci, College Pk, MD 20742 USA; [Tang Tswen-Yung; Chuang Wen-Ssn] Natl Taiwan Univ, Inst Oceanog, Taipei 100, Taiwan; [Li Li] State Ocean Adm, Inst Oceanog 3, Xiamen 361005, Peoples R China; [Hu Jianyu] Xiamen Univ, State Key Lab Marine Environm Sci, Xiamen 361005, Peoples R China
KeywordNear-inertial Oscillation Typhoon Faith Mooring Buoy South China Sea
Subject AreaOceanography
Language英语
Funding ProjectLTO
WOS IDWOS:000302756000004
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Document Type期刊论文
Identifierhttp://ir.scsio.ac.cn/handle/344004/10195
Collection热带海洋环境国家重点实验室(LTO)
Corresponding Authordxwang@scsio.ac.cn
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Sun, L,Zheng, QA,Tang, TY,et al. Upper ocean near-inertial response to 1998 Typhoon Faith in the South China Sea[J]. ACTA OCEANOLOGICA SINICA,2012,31(2):25-32.
APA Sun, L.,Zheng, QA.,Tang, TY.,Chuang, WS.,Li, L.,...&dxwang@scsio.ac.cn.(2012).Upper ocean near-inertial response to 1998 Typhoon Faith in the South China Sea.ACTA OCEANOLOGICA SINICA,31(2),25-32.
MLA Sun, L,et al."Upper ocean near-inertial response to 1998 Typhoon Faith in the South China Sea".ACTA OCEANOLOGICA SINICA 31.2(2012):25-32.
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