Accession Number : AD0646727

Title :   A SEMI-OBJECTIVE METHOD FOR PREDICTING THE OCCURRENCE OF RADIATION-ADVECTION FOG AT OLMSTED AFB, PA,

Corporate Author : WEATHER SQUADRON (15TH) OLMSTEAD AFB DETACHMENT 12

Personal Author(s) : Smelgus,Carl J.

Report Date : 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : Favorable results were obtained in predicting the occurrence of radiation-advection fog which reduces the visibility to less than 3-miles the following morning. The parameters investigated were the gradient wind direction and the dewpoint depression during certain periods in the afternoon and evening. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WEATHER FORECASTING, *FOG), PENNSYLVANIA, METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, WIND, DEW POINT, VISIBILITY

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE