Accession Number : AD0711853

Title :   STRONG SURFACE WIND GUSTS AT HOLLOMAN AFB (MARCH-MAY).

Descriptive Note : Research and development technical rept.,

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

Personal Author(s) : Pries,Thomas H.

Report Date : JUL 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : A climatological study was made of strong surface winds at Holloman AFB, New Mexico, for the months of March through May. Winds were categorized as 25-34 knots, 35-49 knots, and 50 knots or more. The frequency of strong winds was analyzed in terms of direction, station pressure, and time of day for all three categories. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WIND, MEASUREMENT), (*MILITARY FACILITIES, CLIMATE), GUSTS, BAROMETRIC PRESSURE, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, NEW MEXICO

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE