Table 1.

Environmental parameters during experimental trials

Environmental parameterRange
Air temperature (°C)2.3-9.4
Surface sea temperature (°C)2.7-10.6
Barometric pressure (hPa)980.3-1009.4
Wet bulb temperature (°C)96.6-96.7
Dry bulb temperature (°C)4.3-11.0
Wind strength (m s-1)3.85-10.28