Accession Number:

AD0416305

Title:

A PLAN FOR THE TEST AND EVALUATION OF TERMINAL FORECASTING TECHNIQUES (PTET) 2-24 HOUR FORECAST LENGTHS,

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TRAVELERS RESEARCH CENTER INC HARTFORD CONN

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Report Date:

1961-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

40.0

Abstract:

This memorandum presents the test and evaluation procedures to be carried out under Project I, Task 6 of Contract FAABRD-363. The coordination of these procedures with other tasks under Project I is described. A summary is presented of the civil and military terminals to be included, the parameters to be forecast, the forecast lengths and valid times to be examined, the objective forecasting techniques to be considered, and the verification scores to be employed. Short descriptions and implementation schedule of the pertinent computer programs are presented. Finally, estimates are made of the computer time necessary to complete the testing and evaluation proposed in this plan. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE