Accession Number : AD0290736

Title :   HIGH VELOCITY WINDS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Corporate Author : INDIANA UNIV BLOOMINGTON

Personal Author(s) : THORP,THOMAS E.

Report Date : 15 AUG 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Examination was made of high v locity winds (30 m.p.h. and over) in the Philippine Islands, including a description and analysis of wind velocities, duration, frequency, seasonality, and areas of occurrence. Study of their relationship to typhoons and tropical cyclones was also made. Evaluation of wind data available and the present data collecting network in the Philippines are given.

Descriptors :   *WIND, MEASUREMENT, TROPICAL CYCLONES, WEATHER STATIONS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE