Accession Number : AD0632995

Title :   SOVIET DATA ON THE ARCTIC HEAT BUDGET AND ITS CLIMATIC INFLUENCE,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Fletcher,J. O. ; Keller,B. ; Olenicoff,S. M.

Report Date : MAY 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 204

Abstract : A collection of papers bearing on the heat budget of the Arctic and its interrelationship with world climate. Most are heretofore unavailable translations from the Russian. Also included are an introduction to the collection as a whole by the senior editor, and a summary of what is known and what may be suspected of the relationship between the Arctic heat budget and atmospheric circulation at lower latitudes. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ARCTIC REGIONS, *CLIMATE), (*METEOROLOGY, ARCTIC REGIONS), CLOUDS, ABSORPTION, SCATTERING, SOLAR RADIATION, ICE, OCEANOGRAPHY, ATMOSPHERIC MOTION, HEAT TRANSFER, HEAT FLUX, USSR

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE