Upwelling along the east coast of India

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dc.contributor.author Murty, C.S.
dc.contributor.author Varadachari, V.V.R.
dc.date.accessioned 1993-12-05T09:56:26Z
dc.date.accessioned 2017-09-29T13:47:25Z
dc.date.available 1993-12-05T09:56:26Z
dc.date.available 2017-09-29T13:47:25Z
dc.date.issued 1968
dc.identifier.citation Bulletin of National Institute of Sciences of India, vol.38; 1968; 80-86
dc.identifier.issn 0027-9528
dc.identifier.uri http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/5994
dc.description.abstract An examination of the physical characteristics of the shelf waters off Karaikal in the premonsoon period and off Madras and Waltair in the premonsoon and monsoon periods reveals the presence of upwelling along the East Coast of India but with the following differences: (1) Off Madras and Karaikal, weak upwelling is indicated. Water from shallow depths reach the surface nearshore and there is no marked lowering of the surface temperature near the coast. (2) Upwelling is prominent off Waltair during the premonsoon and monsoon periods. Waters from deeper layers of the shelf appear to reach the surface causing considerable fall of surface temperature near the coast. The probable causes for these differences in upwelling along the coast are discussed
dc.language en
dc.publisher National Institute of Sciences of India
dc.relation.ispartof B Natl Inst Sci India
dc.subject Oceanography and Limnology
dc.subject.other hydrographic data
dc.subject.other upwelling
dc.subject.other ISW, India, East Coast
dc.title Upwelling along the east coast of India
dc.type Journal Article


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