Plot Antarctic Circumpolar Current Fronts
04 Mar 2013
Plot the locations of the major fronts associated with the Antarctic Circumpolar Current.
% Downloads front data from World Ocean Circulation Experiment Southern
% Ocean Atlas http://woceatlas.tamu.edu/Sites/html/atlas/SOA_DATABASE_DOWNLOAD.html
% Frontal locations are just as they appear in Orsi, A. H., T. Whitworth III and
% W. D. Nowlin, Jr., 1995: On the meridional extent and fronts of the Antarctic
% Circumpolar Current, Deep-Sea Res. I, 42, 641-673.
% Data output include text files of longitudes and latitude of the
% following fronts, ordered from North to South:
% stf = Subtropical front
% saf = Subantarctic front
% pf = Polar Front
% saccf = Southern Antarctic Circumpolar Current Front
% sbdy = southern boundary