Accession Number : AD0713173

Title :   LATIN AMERICAN FORECAST CENTER FORECASTERS' HANDBOOK.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : WEATHER SQUADRON (15TH) CHARLESTON AFB S C DETACHMENT 3

Personal Author(s) : Hauth,Floyd F.

Report Date : OCT 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 70

Abstract : The handbook contains a summary of the geography and climatology of South America and adjacent oceans; analysis and forecasting procedures for extratropical; Southern Hemisphere, Systems, and tropical systems; jet stream analysis and its application forecasting; application of divergence and vorticity principles in analysis and forecasting; and, satellite mosaic interpretation. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WEATHER FORECASTING, *HANDBOOKS), (*LATIN AMERICA, WEATHER FORECASTING), ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION, JET STREAMS, VORTICES, SURFACE TEMPERATURE, MARINE METEOROLOGY, METEOROLOGICAL SATELLITES, CLOUD COVER, FOG, CONVECTION(ATMOSPHERIC), COASTAL REGIONS, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, TROPICAL REGIONS, AIR FORCE OPERATIONS

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE