Accession Number : AD0822084

Title :   CLIMATOLOGY AND LOW-LEVEL AIR POLLUTION POTENTIAL FROM SHIPS IN GUANTANAMO BAY,

Corporate Author : NAVY WEATHER RESEARCH FACILITY NORFOLK VA

Personal Author(s) : Cormier, Rene V.

Report Date : 17 FEB 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 102

Abstract : This report investigates the meteorological effect upon a polluting material released into the atmosphere, within Guantanamo Bay. A brief discussion of basic concepts in air pollution meteorology followed by a general estimate of the diffusion climate of Guantanamo Bay is presented. It is concluded that Guantanamo Bay has a low air pollution potential. (Author)

Descriptors :   *HARBORS), (*AIR POLLUTION, SHIPS, CUBA, BAYS, TERRAIN, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION, SMOKE, CONTAMINATION, GASES, DUST, WIND, SOLAR RADIATION, CLIMATE, NAVAL SHORE FACILITIES, METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, DIFFUSION, ATMOSPHERIC MOTION.

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE