We would like to thank the scientists and staff at the Center for Ocean–Atmospheric Prediction Studies (COAPS), particularily Mark Bourassa and Mark Verschell for their input and expertise. We would also like to acknowledge the support of this research by the Department of Defense Grant N00014-93-1-1132 (JMC) and the base support for COAPS by the Physical Oceanography section of the Office of Naval Research.
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