GEO130 – OCEANOGRAPHY

Ocean Basin
Winds and Currents Animations

From NCEP GODAS and ESRL PSD GODAS Data
Using McIdas v1.4

Updated 09.04.14

North Atlantic Ocean

2010 Average Monthly Shallow Water Currents



Long Term Average Monthly Winds



South Atlantic Ocean

2010 Average Monthly Shallow Water Currents



Long Term Average Monthly Winds



North Pacific Ocean

2010 Average Monthly Shallow Water Currents



Long Term Average Monthly Winds



South Pacific Ocean

2010 Average Monthly Shallow Water Currents



Long Term Average Monthly Winds



Indian Ocean

2010 Average Monthly Shallow Water Currents



Long Term Average Monthly Winds



Arctic Ocean



Ice Drift Vectors Sep 2013 - March 2014
Courtesy: Ifremer - French Research Institute for Exploitation of the Sea



Long Term Average Monthly Winds



Southern Ocean

2010 Average Monthly 2010 Average Monthly Shallow Water Currents



Long Term Average Monthly Winds