Accession Number : ADA243784


Title :   Hindcast Wave Information for the Great Lakes. Lake Michigan


Descriptive Note : Final rept.,


Corporate Author : COASTAL ENGINEERING RESEARCH CENTER VICKSBURG MS


Personal Author(s) : Hubertz, Jon M ; Driver, David B ; Reinhard, Robin D


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a243784.pdf


Report Date : Oct 1991


Pagination or Media Count : 500


Abstract : Thirty-two years of hindcast wind and wave information is summarized for 70 locations along the shoreline of Lake Michigan in four data products: (a) percent occurrence tables; (b) wave rose diagrams; (c) mean and largest wave heights and 32-year statistics tables; and (d) return period tables. The procedures used to produce this information are discussed, and examples verification against measurements are shown.


Descriptors :   *DATA PROCESSING , HEIGHT , LAKE MICHIGAN , SHORES , GREAT LAKES , VERIFICATION , WAVES


Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE