TITLE

Relationships between Tidal Dynamics and Bathymetry in Strongly Convergent Estuaries

AUTHOR(S)
Prandle, D.
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Physical Oceanography;Dec2003, Vol. 33 Issue 12, p2738
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Studies the relationship between bathymetry and tidal dynamics in strongly convergent estuaries. Derivation of localized analytical solutions for the propagation of a single tidal constituent in estuaries with strongly convergent triangular cross sections; Shape and size of an estuary that might follow from variations in the prevailing tidal and sedimentary regimes; Implications on meteorology.
ACCESSION #
11715989

Tags: ESTUARIES;  TIDAL currents;  OCEAN currents;  WEATHER;  METEOROLOGY

 

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