Accession Number : AD0263384

Title :   THE ASSOCIATION OF THIN LINE RADAR ECHOES TO GUST FRONTS

Corporate Author : AIR WEATHER SERVICE SCOTT AFB ILL

Personal Author(s) : RAMSAY,ALLAN C.

Report Date : 28 JUN 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Radar observations of two thin-line echoes are presented as observed at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama in June, 1960. Their relationship to the occurrence of first gusts from air-mass thunderstorms is shown. (Author)

Descriptors :   *AIR MASS ANALYSIS, *RADAR CROSS SECTIONS, *WEATHER FORECASTING, CUMULONIMBUS CLOUDS, GUSTS, METEOROLOGICAL RADAR, MOISTURE, RADAR, STORMS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE