Accession Number : AD0709705

Title :   CLIMATOLOGICAL OBSERVATIONS IN THE ST. ELIAS MOUNTAINS, YUKON AND ALASKA. MAY-AUGUST, 1968.

Descriptive Note : High Mountain Environment Project technical rept. no. 3,

Corporate Author : ARCTIC INST OF NORTH AMERICA WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Kolberg,Donald W. ; Brazel,Anthony J.

Report Date : FEB 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 175

Abstract : The report presents and summarizes climatologocal observations made at the following stations of the High Mountain Environment Project, the Arctic Institute of North America: Chitistone Pass (Alaska), Divide (Yukon), Fox Glacier (Yukon), Gladstone (Yukon), and Lake Kluane (Yukon). Observational records for May, June, July, and August include temperature, precipitation, wind direction and speed, relative humidity, cloud cover, and short wave radiation. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CLIMATE, ALASKA), (*WEATHER STATIONS, YUKON TERRITORY), MOUNTAINS, LAKES, GLACIERS, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION, WIND, VELOCITY, HUMIDITY, CLOUD COVER, SOLAR RADIATION, DATA PROCESSING, TABLES(DATA)

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE