Accession Number : ADA951965

Title :   Tripoli Libya/Wheelus. Revised Uniform Summary of Surface Weather Observations (RUSSWO). Parts A-F.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

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

Report Date : NOV 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 320

Abstract : This report is a six part statistical summary of surface weather observations for Wheelus AB, Tripoli, Libya. It contains the following parts: (A) Weather conditions; Atmospheric phenomena; (B) Precipitation, Snowfall and Snow Depth (daily amounts and extreme values); (C) Surface winds; (D) Ceiling versus visibility; Sky cover; (E) Psychrometric Summaries (daily maximum and minimum temperatures, extreme maximum and minimum temperatures, psychrometric summary of wet-bulb temperature depression versus dry-bulb temperature, means and standard deviations of dry-bulb, wet bulb and dew point temperatures and relative humidity); and (F) Pressure Summary (means, standard, deviations, and observation counts of station pressure and sea-level pressure). Data in this report are presented in tabular form, in most cases in percentage frequency of occurrence or cumulative percentage frequency of occurring tables.

Descriptors :   *Libya, *North Africa, *Weather, Troposphere, Atmospheric precipitation, Snow, Depth, Ground level, Wind, Ceiling, Visibility, Atmospheric Temperature, Mean, Wet bulb temperature, Barometric pressure, Sea level, Climate, Standard deviation, Frequency, Climate, Distribution, Tables(Data), Dew point

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE