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The Lake Ontario Winter Storms (LOWS) project

The Lake Ontario Winter Storms (LOWS) project

final report to Kaman Sciences Corporation for the Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Environmental Research Laboratories, Wave Propagation Laboratory, For sale by the National Technical Information Service in Boulder, Colo, Springfield, VA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Winter storms -- Ontario, Lake (N.Y. and Ont.),
  • Winter storms -- Forecasting -- Remote sensing.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRoger F. Reinking ... [et al.].
    SeriesNOAA technical memorandum ERL WPL -- 216., NOAA technical memorandum ERL WPL -- 216.
    ContributionsReinking, Roger F., Kaman Sciences Corporation., Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation., Wave Propagation Laboratory.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationvi, 147 p.
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14682295M

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