Accession Number : ADA205362

Title :   Surface Observation Climatic Summaries (SOCS) for NASA Shuttle Landing Facility, Florida.

Descriptive Note : Summary rept. Mar 78-Oct 88.

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNICAL APPLICATIONS CENTER SCOTT AFB IL

Report Date : JAN 1989

Pagination or Media Count : 774

Abstract : Surface observation climatic summaries (SOCS) provide statistical climatic summaries of surface weather observations taken and recorded at specified USAF, Civilian, and Foreign Observing Stations. Hourly observations are summarized from a 10-year period of record (POR). 'Summary of Day' (SOD) information is summarized from all available data in the OL-A climatic database. Contents: Atmospheric Phenomena; Precipitation, Snowfall, and Snow depth; Surface Wind; Ceiling, Visibility and Sky Cover; Temperature and Relative Humidity; Pressure; Crosswind; Degree days. (fr)

Descriptors :   *METEOROLOGICAL DATA, CEILING, CLIMATE, CLOUD COVER, CROSSWINDS, DEPTH, FACILITIES, FLORIDA, GROUND LEVEL, HUMIDITY, LANDING, METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION, SNOW, SPACE SHUTTLES, TABLES(DATA), VISIBILITY, WEATHER, WIND, BAROMETRIC PRESSURE, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE.

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE