Accession Number : AD0835849

Title :   ATMOSPHERIC STRUCTURE, WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, NEW MEXICO. PART 3. UPPER AIR DATA: APACHE SITE,

Corporate Author : ARMY ELECTRONICS COMMAND WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE NM ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES L AB

Personal Author(s) : Hoidale, Marjorie McLardie ; Gee, Barbara Jean ; Harmon, George W.

Report Date : JUN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 243

Abstract : A statistical analysis of upper air data is presented for Apache Site, White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico. Atmospheric parameters covered, for the layer 6,000 to 100,000 feet above mean sea level, are: wind, temperature, pressure, density, moisture, index of refraction, and freezing level. This climatological information is based on the period of observation 1961-1967. (Author)

Descriptors :   *UPPER ATMOSPHERE), (*SOUNDING ROCKETS, IMPACT PREDICTION), (*METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, GUIDED MISSILE RANGES, ROCKET TRAJECTORIES, RADIOSONDES, CLIMATE, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, BAROMETRIC PRESSURE, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, SURFACE TEMPERATURE, HUMIDITY, WIND, REFRACTIVE INDEX, MOISTURE, METEOROLOGICAL BALLOONS, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, NEW MEXICO.

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Armor
      Rockets

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE