Accession Number : AD0724679

Title :   Forecasting Air Mass Thunderstorms at Nellis AFB, Nevada.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : WEATHER WING (5TH) LANGLEY AFB VA

Personal Author(s) : McChesney,Leonard D.

Report Date : 15 MAY 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The paper describes an objective method for forecasting air mass thunderstorms at Nellis AFB, Nevada. It uses the Yucca Flats 1200Z ROAB data, and the average heating curves to arrive at the forecast. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WEATHER FORECASTING, *THUNDERSTORMS), (*MILITARY FACILITIES, *NEVADA), AIR MASS ANALYSIS, MOISTURE, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, HEATING, CONVECTION(ATMOSPHERIC), HUMIDITY, METEOROLOGICAL RADAR, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE