Accession Number : AD0605054

Title :   DETAILED ANALYSIS OF SYNOPTIC WEATHER AS OBSERVED FROM PHOTOGRAPHS TAKEN ON TWO ROCKET FLIGHTS OVER WHITE SANDS, NEW MEXICO, JULY 26, 1948

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s) : Bjerknes, J

PDF Url : AD0605054

Report Date : 01 Apr 1951

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : It is shown that rocket pictures add a considerable amount of interesting information to the ordinary weathermap analysis, and in addition, that the accumulated knowledge from the maps helps in the new problem of interpreting what is seen from high-level rocket pictures.

Descriptors :   *AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHS, *CLOUD COVER, *METEOROLOGY, *SOUNDING ROCKETS, AIR MASS ANALYSIS, ANTICYCLONES, ATMOSPHERIC SOUNDING, CIRRUS CLOUDS, CUMULONIMBUS CLOUDS, CUMULUS CLOUDS, METEOROLOGICAL CHARTS, STRATUS CLOUDS, WIND

Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE