Download PDF by James Clarke: Atlantic Pilot Atlas

By James Clarke

The Atlantic Pilot Atlas offers a whole consultant to the elements of the North and South Atlantic, the Mediterranean and the Caribbean. Now revised for the 5th version, it comprises climate forecasting, international warming and typhoon avoidance info in addition to wind and present charts, wave heights, tropical cyclone tracks and delivery routes. Any skipper considering an ocean crossing must comprehend what stipulations he's more likely to meet en direction, with a purpose to plan a secure and comfy passage, and this e-book presents precisely what's wanted. forty especially drawn colour charts express exact info at the winds, currents, gale frequencies, tough sea stipulations, storm tracks and advised crusing routes for every month of the 12 months for a majority of these oceans.

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And becoming more easlerly in me western part ol tb! oceln. Winds are more variable hetween the Sf Tlades Ind 4O"S. sou th 01 which the wind blows from the west. and increau~ cyclonic activity lead to increased of gales in Ihe southern regions of the S Atlantic. Most oales are observed oft Cape Horn. North of 31)05. h of 35"5. Cooler t~eriture5 inci~eree TEMPERATURE Meiln air temperalmes in the south have decreased by abolll 2"t since the SlImmer. Tempelatureslange "om 28"C in the Gull of Guinn.

With iU tef1tral posItion mo'lill\l east to appruilllittely 35"N2~. 0 rm from 3II'W to 400w. 0 mb at 500w. 5 mb at 7f/'W. Pressure of latiulile. 4 mbr EXTRATROPICAL CYCLONES The pl"incipallren for the fonnation of lows occur along the Gulf and E toasts of the US. eat of Newfoundland. the waters surrounding Iceland. and the ligurian Sea Bnd northern Adriatif. The p

In the northern part of the ocean, the SE Trade winds blow with gTC8! regularilY. he so-called H orse Latirudes. ; oommonly rcsu icted, especially 10 tlle cast. pressure area. Th is extends from about 300S to 31'S in the southern summer to about 2s"S to 35°5 in the winte r. 'E winds are predominant. ; passing from W to E in more southerly latiludes. The winds arc variable in di recrion and strength consistent with weather in the area of depressions. The Strongest winds blow from the NW, as the barometer falls, then back through W to SW witl:J the passage of the depression.

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