Accession Number : AD0777048

Title :   Summaries and Abstracts of Tropical Publications of the Navy Weather Research Facility and Environmental Prediction Research Facility, 1968 to Feb 1974.

Descriptive Note : Technical note.

Corporate Author : ENVIRONMENTAL PREDICTION RESEARCH FACILITY (NAVY) MONTEREY CALIF

Report Date : MAR 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : Tropical weather phenomena are of vital concern to naval operating forces in many regions of the world. For this reason, tropical meteorology is an important area of study at the Environmental Prediction Research Facility. The broad purpose of this research is to develop forecasting techniques for particular phenomena and/or specific regions as aids for the operational Navy environmentalist concerned with forecasting in tropical zones. The objective of this Technical Note is to make Navy forecasters or other interested environmentalists aware of the publications produced by this facility in the area of tropical meteorology.

Descriptors :   *Weather forecasting, *Tropical regions, Tropical cyclones, Typhoons, Abstracts, Reviews

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE