Accession Number : AD0728208

Title :   Terminal Forecast Reference File for Weather Wing (6th), Base Weather Services Division, Andrews AFB, Maryland.

Descriptive Note : Meteorological and climatological information,

Corporate Author : WEATHER WING (6TH) WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Carvell,Frank J.

Report Date : 01 JUL 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 164

Abstract : The reference file is prepared to acquaint newly-assigned forecasters with weather conditions peculiar to Andrews AFB and the Washington, D.C. area. It provides a record of approved local forecasting rules and techniques for solving local, forecast problems. It is formatted in 4 Sections -- Section I shows geographic features of the Andrews area, Section II includes the significant synoptic weather features which affect the base, Section III contains climatic summaries of weather parameters and flying conditions of the area, and Section IV contains the approved local forecasting studies and aids. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WEATHER FORECASTING, LANDING FIELDS), (*CLIMATOLOGY, *MARYLAND), TERRAIN, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, AIR POLLUTION, VISIBILITY, CEILING, CLOUD COVER, WIND, STORMS, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, RAINFALL, METEOROLOGICAL INSTRUMENTS, WEATHER COMMUNICATIONS, AIR FORCE OPERATIONS, MILITARY FACILITIES

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE