Merging and migration of two meddies

K. L. Schultz Tokos, H. H. Hinrichsen, W. Zenk

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A scenario is developed of two adjacent Mediterranean Water eddies (meddies) as they were observed merging and drifting through the Iberian Basin. For the first time, a set of Lagrangian and hydrographic observations give direct evidence that neighboring meddies can merge as predicted by theoretical considerations. -from Authors

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2129-2141
Number of pages13
JournalJournal of Physical Oceanography
Issue number10
StatePublished - 1994


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