Accession Number : AD0707497

Title :   THE FORECAST SOUNDING PACKAGE.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : WEATHER WING (2ND) APO NEW YORK 09332

Personal Author(s) : Walterscheid,Richard L.

Report Date : 01 JUN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 27

Abstract : The forecast sounding package is an AFGWC transmitted forecast field of temperature, humidity, and vertical velocity. It has numerous applications in forecasting: severe weather, icing, precipitation, and terminal forecasting of cloud and visibility categories. An appendix describes the AFGWC trajectory model. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WEATHER FORECASTING, AIR FORCE OPERATIONS), (*ATMOSPHERIC SOUNDING, *METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA), ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, HUMIDITY, MOISTURE, DEW POINT, ATMOSPHERIC MOTION, THUNDERSTORMS, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, CLOUDS, DATA PROCESSING, DATA TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS, ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION, TROPICAL CYCLONES

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE