Accession Number : AD0848856

Title :   White Sands Missile Range Climatography No. 3. Apache Site, WSMR.

Descriptive Note : Meteorological data rept.,

Corporate Author : ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES OFFICE WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE N MEX

Personal Author(s) : Taft,Paul H. ; Hoidale,Marjorie McLardie

Report Date : FEB 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 209

Abstract : A climatography of surface data and data for the first 12,000 feet of the atmosphere is presented for Apache Site, White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico. Atmospheric parameters analyzed are: wind, temperature, pressure, density, and moisture. The upper air analysis is based on the period of observation from 1961-1967, while the surface data in some instances spans 1963-1968. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SOUNDING ROCKETS, IMPACT PREDICTION), (*METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, *UPPER ATMOSPHERE), GUIDED MISSILE RANGES, EXTERIOR BALLISTICS, ROCKET TRAJECTORIES, WIND, BAROMETRIC PRESSURE, DENSITY, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, MOISTURE, VELOCITY, TABLES(DATA), NEW MEXICO

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Rockets
      Ballistics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE