Accession Number : ADM000693

Title :   Surface Observation Climatic Summary (SOCS) Langley AFB, Virginia (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, *CLIMATOLOGY, *COMPUTER FILES, VIRGINIA, AIR FORCE FACILITIES, HIGH DENSITY, METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, PRECIPITATION, TEMPERATURE, SKY, SNOW, HEATING, COOLING, CROSSWINDS, DEW POINT.

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE