Accession Number:

AD0271058

Title:

STUDY OF INTENSITY OF SURFACE PRECIPITATION USING RADAR INSTRUMENTATION

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ILLINOIS STATE WATER SURVEY URBANA

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Report Date:

1961-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

The progress and results of the research accomplished during the year ending September 30, 1961, is presented. An evaluation of the streak camera as a raindrop sizing device is presented. Results of separating the raindrop data according to upper air stability are reviewed. The operations of the cameras at Island Beach, New Jersey Franklin, North Carolina and Mt. Withington, New Mexico, are summarized. One of the New Mexico storms which produced hail is examined in detail. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE