Accession Number : AD0852694

Title :   Orographic Effects on Precipitation Processes.

Descriptive Note : Rept. no. 5 (Final), 1 Dec 63-1 Mar 68,

Corporate Author : OREGON STATE UNIV CORVALLIS

Personal Author(s) : Mendenhall, Laurence D.

Report Date : NOV 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 82

Abstract : This report describes the equipment and procedures employed in obtaining pulse-to-pulse backscatter measurements, a catalog of the data obtained, data reduction methods, and results of the rather limited analyses of the data completed thus far. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*METEOROLOGICAL RADAR, RAINDROPS), (*RAINDROPS, BACKSCATTERING), INCOHERENT SCATTERING, POWER SPECTRA, RADAR CROSS SECTIONS, DOPPLER RADAR, SNOW, WIND, RADAR EQUIPMENT, MAGNETIC RECORDING SYSTEMS, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, RADAR SIGNALS, RANGE(DISTANCE), MOUNTAINS, ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION.

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE