Accession Number : AD0777963

Title :   The Determination of Environmental Difficulty for Replenishment at Sea.

Descriptive Note : Technical paper,

Corporate Author : NAVY WEATHER RESEARCH FACILITY NORFOLK VA

Personal Author(s) : McLean,J. C. , Jr

Report Date : MAY 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 36

Abstract : The publication describes a numerical scale for interpreting the environment as normally observed or predicted in terms of the difficulty and hazards to be expected in a conventional, alongside, underway replenishment under varying degrees of environmental severity. The scale provided represents a consensus from more than four thousand UNREPs, in both the Atlantic and Pacific Fleets, over a wide range of weather conditions.

Descriptors :   *Naval vessels, *Logistics support, All weather, Naval operations, Decision making, Computations

Subject Categories : Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE