naval meteorology

naval meteorology

[′nā·vəl ‚mē·dē·ə′räl·ə·jē]
(meteorology)
The branch of meteorology which studies the interaction between the ocean and the overlying air mass, and which is concerned with atmospheric phenomena over the oceans, the effect of the ocean surface on these phenomena, and the influence of such phenomena on shallow and deep seawater.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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There's Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, the Naval Construction Battalion Center in Gulfport and the Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command and other units at Stennis Space Center and the Camp Shelby National Guard base near Hattiesburg.
-- The Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command (NMOC) held an orientation week for its newest civilian executive leadership class last month.
NUWC Newport collaborated with Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command for some experiments and also teamed up with the Southeastern New England Defense Industry Alliance, or SENEDIA.
Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command also expects Trami to continue on a northwest course towards southern Taiwan, but it is too earlier to tell if the typhoon will directly pass over Taiwan.
While other missions beckon, the principal naval use of buoyancy-driven gliders remains oceanography, which over the last decade or so have benefited greatly from advances in worldwide command and control, improvements in real-time data transfer, additional sensors and extended mission life, according to a spokesperson for the US Navy's Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command (NMOC).
Manama, July 26 (BNA): The Survey and Land Registration Bureau (SLRB) renewed a cooperation agreement with the US Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command (NMOC).
Hosted by US Ambassador to Oman, Greta C Holtz and US oceanographer of the Navy and Commander, Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command, Rear Admiral Timothy C Gallaudet, the event aboard the Heezen recognised bilateral coordination on hydrographic surveys, oceanography and naval cooperation between the United States and Oman.
White was selected as a flag officer and honorary Chief Petty Officer in 2009 and served as Commander, Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command, responsible for a mixed military and civilian workforce of over 3,000 people, at sea and ashore, performing meteorology and oceanography operations around the globe.
"We run thousands and thousands of scenarios to come up with most likely path the pirate are taking," a naval oceanographer at the Naval Meteorology and Oceanographic Command William Lingsch said.
Te Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command (NMOC) recently established Fleet Weather Center San Diego (FWC-SD), relocating all maritime and aviation services to San Diego, and consolidating all weather services provided across the 3rd, 5th and 7th feet Areas of Responsibility.
Maury, the "Father of modern Oceanography and Naval Meteorology," set his sights on Brazil in 1850.
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