Accession Number : AD0768678

Title :   Climatological and Environmental Factors that Influence Survival on the Great Lakes.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept. 28 Nov 72-15 Jan 73,

Corporate Author : BATTELLE COLUMBUS LABS OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Baum,J. V. ; Tierney,J. M. ; Sticksel,P. R.

Report Date : 15 JUN 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 36

Abstract : The report presents a summary of weather and associated Great Lakes environmental conditions that are pertinent to survival. Selected average and extreme weather data are presented according to Lake regions. Some additional data are included on notable weather conditions and weather related casualties. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GREAT LAKES, *SURVIVAL(PERSONNEL)), (*CLIMATE, GREAT LAKES), CASUALTIES, MERCHANT VESSELS, LAKE WAVES, WEATHER, WIND, ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION, ICE, VISIBILITY

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Escape, Rescue and Survival

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE