Accession Number : AD0276542

Title :   THE INCORPORATION OF PHYSICAL PARAMETERS IN THE OBJECTIVE SPECIFICATION OF CLOUDINESS

Corporate Author : STANFORD RESEARCH INST MENLO PARK CALIF

Personal Author(s) : DAVIS,PAUL A.

Report Date : MAR 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : IT WAS DESIRED TO DEVELOP OBJECTIVE METHODS FOR SPECIFYING THE EXISTENCE OF SIGNIFICANT CLOUDINESS (over 50 per cent coverage) on a regional scale at time of analysis. Attempts were made to determine meaningful relationships between visual and rawinsonde data in order to provide more usable information than would be obtainable from individual sources. (Author)

Descriptors :   *CLOUDS, HUMIDITY, METEOROLOGICAL CHARTS, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE