Accession Number : AD0631558

Title :   WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE CLIMATE CALENDAR,

Corporate Author : ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES LAB WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE N MEX

Personal Author(s) : Taft,Paul H.

Report Date : APR 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : Mean daily maximum and minimum temperatures and extreme temperatures for the period of record (1950-1965) are tabulated in calendar form for the weather station located at Headquarters, White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico. Averages of temperature, relative humidity, precipitation, wind and cloudiness are included for each month, as well as extremes of monthly and 24-hour rain -fall. Supplementary tables give monthly, seasonal and annual values of maximum winds, degree days, number of days with occurrence of thunderstorms and visibility restrictions, means and extremes of station pressure, and average 6-hourly relative humidity. Weekly means of maximum and minimum temperatures and weekly values of precipitation are also presented, in graph form, as well as a summary of weather extremes for the State of New Mexico. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GUIDED MISSILE RANGES, NEW MEXICO), (*CLIMATE, NEW MEXICO), METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, TABLES(DATA)

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE