Hurricane Effect on Sea Level at Charlestonby Bernard D. Zetler, Oceanographer; Coast and Geodetic Survey, U. S. Dept. of Commerce, Washington, D. C.,
Serial Information: Journal of the Hydraulics Division, 1957, Vol. 83, Issue 4, Pg. 1-19
Document Type: Journal Paper
Abstract: Tropical cyclones from 1922 to 1955 have been classified according to orientation of their tracks with respect to Charleston Harbor; theoretically, displacement of sea level depends on this orientation; tabulated displacements caused by tropical cyclones during 34 yr of tide observations bear out relationships.
Subject Headings: Tropical regions | Cyclones | Displacement (mechanics) | Sea level | Ports and harbors | Tides | Hurricanes and typhoons
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