Accession Number : ADM000685

Title :   Surface Observation Climatic Summary (SOCS) Fairchild AFB, Washington (Computer Diskette).

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE COMBAT CLIMATOLOGY CENTER SCOTT AFB IL

Report Date : 12 DEC 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : File characteristics: Datafile (1 file); ASCII character set. Physical description: 1 computer diskette; 3 1/2 in.; high density; 1.44M. System requirements: PC compatible. Summaries of hourly data plus all available Summary of Day data are presented in eight parts: (1) Weather conditions and atmospheric phenomena; (2) Precipitation, snowfall, and snowdepth; (3) Surface winds; (4) Ceiling vs visibility and skycover; (5) Daily maximum, minimum, and mean temperatures, extreme maximum and minimum temperatures, psychrometric-dry vs wet bulb temperatures, mean and standard deviation (dry-bulb, wet-bulb, and dew point), and relative humidity; (6) Station pressure and Sea-level pressure; (7) Crosswind; and (8) Heating/Cooling degree-day.

Descriptors :   *MAGNETIC DISKS, *METEOROLOGICAL DATA, *COMPUTER FILES, METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, HIGH DENSITY, PRECIPITATION, SNOW, CROSSWINDS, HEATING, COOLING, TEMPERATURE, RANGE(EXTREMES).

Subject Categories : Recording and Playback Devices
      Meteorology
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE