Another sample Resource: Sea State


Index page to the Sea state resource.

This is the index to the various features of the program related to sea state. It includes several articles as well as tables of statistics and a quick reference list of the facts one should know about the seas.

It also includes a unique computer which will predict the sea state from the average wind speed. A sample output is shown below.


Output from sea state computer for 25 knots sustained wind.

The results are for "fully developed seas" which one must read about to see what this means. In any event, this is a complete picture of the statistical distribution, from which one can predict as well what the chances are of seeing very large waves within the seaway.