Accession Number : ADA076085


Title :   Elmendorf AFB, Anchorage, Alaska. 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


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a076085.pdf


Report Date : 17 Sep 1979


Pagination or Media Count : 478


Abstract : This report is a six-part statistical summary of surface weather observations for Elmendorf AFB, Anchorage, Alaska. 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 occurrence tables.


Descriptors :   *METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA , *METEOROLOGICAL DATA , *ALASKA , DISTRIBUTION , WIND , ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE , DEPTH , SURFACES , PRECIPITATION , SNOW , VISIBILITY , CLIMATE , TABLES(DATA) , AIR FORCE FACILITIES , MEAN , ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION , BAROMETRIC PRESSURE , STANDARD DEVIATION , SEA LEVEL , ATMOSPHERES , HUMIDITY , CEILING , WET BULB TEMPERATURE , WEATHER , DEW POINT , FREQUENCY , TEMPERATURE


Subject Categories : Meteorology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE