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Tides and Tidal Currents
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advective alongshore amphidromic amphidromic point amplitude assumed bottom friction coast coastal waters coefficient components constant continental shelf continental slope Coriolis effect corresponding cotidal crest decreases deep water density depth H depth of water direction dispersion distribution eddy diffusion eddy viscosity Ekman layer Ekman spiral Ekman transport elevation energy English Channel equation equilibrium tide estuary flow flux frequency fresh water front given gradient group velocity gulf heat high water horizontal increase Irish Sea Kelvin wave lower layer North Sea observations occur ocean oceanography offshore parallel particle period plume pressure propagation region scale sea surface semidiurnal shallow water shearing stress shelf waves shown in Fig slope solution storm surges stratification surface current surface layer surface waves temperature thermocline tidal currents tide-generating force tion turbulent upper layer upwelling values variation vary velocity wave height wavelength wind speed wind stress