Accession Number:

AD0614814

Title:

MICROMETEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA OF UNDERWATER NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1965-01-14

Pagination or Media Count:

34.0

Abstract:

The above-surface phenomena of Test Baker in Operation Crossroads 1946 are described in detail with emphasis on the primary base surge. Some recent theoretical results concerning the surge structure and behavior are summarized. The base surge from the Teapot ESS Underground Test is briefly described and compared with the Baker surge.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Nuclear Explosions and Devices (Non-Military)

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE