Accession Number : AD0270010

Title :   AN AID FOR FORECASTING THE TYPE OF PRECIPITATION AT WEBB AFB, TEXAS

Corporate Author : AIR WEATHER SERVICE SCOTT AFB ILL

Personal Author(s) : TUNNELL,LAWRENCE E.

Report Date : OCT 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : A scatter diagram was developed to aid weather officers at Webb AFB, Texas, in forecasting precipitation as rain, freezing rain, or snow. The parameters of the method are free air temperature and 1000-500 millibar thickness.

Descriptors :   *ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION, *CHEMICAL PRECIPITATION, *SNOW, *WEATHER FORECASTING, AIR FORCE OPERATIONS, METEOROLOGICAL CHARTS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE