Wind Speeds

Meridonal - v speed [m s-1]

Meridonal - v speed [m s-1]

Zonal - u speed [m s-1]

Zonal - u speed [m s-1]

scalar speed [m s-1]

scalar speed [m s-1]

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Wind (v, u, and scalar speed [m s-1]) derived from the ERS-1 and ERS-2 scatterometers (solid black line). The wind at Santiago Marino Airport at Margarita Island is shown in grey. Diamonds represent ventilation events (only shown for 1997 and 1998).

AVHRR-SST in a 12x12 km2 area centered at the Cariaco site.

AVHRR-SST in a 12x12 km2 area centered at the Cariaco site.

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