Accession Number : ADA307851

Title :   Satellite Derived Vertical Moisture Sounding Database Users Handbook,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE COMBAT CLIMATOLOGY CENTER SCOTT AFB IL

Personal Author(s) : Elio, Thomas ; Giese, Patrick

PDF Url : ADA307851

Report Date : MAR 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : This handbook provides users of upper-air moisture data with a description of the sensor derived moisture obtained from Special Sensor Microwave/Temperature (SSM/T-1 and SSM/T-2), Special Sensor Microwave, Imagery (SSMI), and Vertical Temperature Profile (VTPR) sensors on DMSP and NOAA satellites.

Descriptors :   *DATA BASES, *METEOROLOGICAL SATELLITES, *MOISTURE CONTENT, *BAROMETRIC PRESSURE, DETECTORS, MICROWAVES, HANDBOOKS, HUMIDITY, UPPER ATMOSPHERE, ATMOSPHERIC SOUNDING.

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Information Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE