Common Questions Answered
Answers provided by the NDBC Science Education Pages
Are air temperatures the same over land and water?
Does water temperature differ between near-shore and offshore sites?
What is air pressure?
How are ocean waves described?
What causes ocean surface waves?
Are wind speeds the same over land as they are over the ocean?
What are sea breezes?
What are hurricanes? What happens during a hurricane?
What are tides?
How do tropical storms differ from winter storms?
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