Accession Number : AD0729022

Title :   Use of Extrapolation in Short-Range Forecasting (Case Study).

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNICAL APPLICATIONS CENTER (AIR FORCE) WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Clark,Robert E.

Report Date : SEP 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : The technical note gives the step-by-step procedure for extrapolation of the movement of certain weather phenomena using surface and upperair analyses. Short-range forecasting (0-4 hours) is emphasized and a case study using the technique set forth herein is given for Scott AFB, Illinois. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WEATHER FORECASTING, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION), ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION, CLOUD COVER, VISIBILITY, ILLINOIS

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE