Argentine continental shelf currents 2015-2017 from upward-looking ADCPs

Date 2021
Temporal extent 2015-11-27 -2017-06-07
Author(s) Saraceno MartinORCID1, 2, 3, Provost ChristineORCID6, Piola AlbertoORCID2, 3, 4, Guerrero RaulORCID5, Ferrari RamiroORCID1, 2, 3, Paniagua GuillerminaORCID1, Lago LoreleyORCID1, 2, 3, Artana CamilaORCID6
Affiliation(s) 1 : Centro de Investigaciones del Mar y la Atmósfera (CIMA/CONICET-UBA), Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina
2 : DCAO, Department of Atmospheric and Ocean Sciences, FCEN University of Buenos Aires, C1428EGA Buenos Aires, Argentina
3 : Unidad Mixta Internacional-Instituto Franco-Argentino para el Estudio del Clima y sus Impactos (IRL IFAECI/CNRS-CONICET-UBA-IRD), Buenos Aires, Argentina
4 : Departamento de Oceanografía, Servicio de Hidrografía Naval (SHN), Buenos Aires, Argentina
5 : FCEyN, Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, B7602AYL, Argentina
6 : LOCEAN, UMR 7159, CNRS,UPMC, IRD, MNHN, Paris 75005, France
DOI 10.17882/85452
Publisher SEANOE
Keyword(s) Patagonian Shelf, Southwester Atlantic Ocean, time series, in situ, ADCP, velocity, ocean currents, circulation

Zonal and meridional velocities each 4 m in the vertical from upward-looking ADCPs with a 30 minutes temporal resolution measured in two locations of the Argentine continental shelf along 44.7°S from 2015 to 2017 (several papers under review)

Licence CC-BY
Acknowledgements This study is a contribution to projects EUMETSAT/CNES “SABIO” and PICT 2018-2433. We particularly thank the support of the following institutions: SHN, Mincyt, INIDEP, CONICET, UBA, Prefectura Naval Argentina, Puerto Deseado crew, CNRS, Sorbonne Université LOCEAN, LOPS and DT-INSU.
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Bottom-mounted RDI 300kHz Acoustic Dopper Current Profiler. Data every 4 meters in the vertical with a 30 minute temporal resolution.

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Saraceno Martin, Provost Christine, Piola Alberto, Guerrero Raul, Ferrari Ramiro, Paniagua Guillermina, Lago Loreley, Artana Camila (2021). Argentine continental shelf currents 2015-2017 from upward-looking ADCPs. SEANOE.