Accession Number : AD0728201

Title :   Verification Data: AFGWC Limited Area Meso-Scale Prediction Model.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE GLOBAL WEATHER CENTRAL OFFUTT AFB NEBR

Personal Author(s) : Kerlin,James

Report Date : 15 JUL 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : Forecasts produced by the AFGWC Meso-Scale Prediction Model are compared with observational RAWINSONDE data from stations within the N. American verification window. Statistical summaries are included for March, April and May 1971. Summaries include frequency distribution and error statistics for 12 and 24 hour forecasts of temperature, D-value and wind at the 850, 700 and 500 mb levels. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WEATHER FORECASTING, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS), ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, STATISTICAL DATA, WIND, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES, RADIOSONDES, UPPER ATMOSPHERE, ERRORS, AIR FORCE OPERATIONS

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE