Accession Number : ADB099412
Title : Central American Flying Weather
Descriptive Note : Final rept.
Corporate Author : AIR FORCE ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNICAL APPLICATIONS CENTER SCOTT AFB IL
Personal Author(s) : Walters, Kenneth R
Report Date : Dec 1985
Pagination or Media Count : 29
Abstract : This report, which summarizes flying weather in Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, and Costa Rica, was prepared from interviews with highly experienced civil and military pilots and meteorologists in Honduras and Costa Rica. Flying weather in defined areas is described for each of the climatological seasons--seasons that do not necessarily match calendar seasons or North American temperate zone seasons. Keywords: Climate; Central America; Aviation Weather; Climatology; Cloud; Ceiling; Visibility; Wind; Precipitation; Fog; Haze: Smoke; Temporale; Mountain Wave; Military Meteorology.
Descriptors : *WEATHER , MILITARY PERSONNEL , PILOTS , METEOROLOGICAL DATA , AERONAUTICS , MOUNTAINS , FLIGHT , FOG , VISIBILITY , CLIMATE , METEOROLOGY , MILITARY APPLICATIONS , CLIMATOLOGY , WAVES , HAZE , CEILING , CENTRAL AMERICA , EL SALVADOR , COSTA RICA , HONDURAS , METEOROLOGISTS
Subject Categories : Meteorology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE