Accession Number:

AD0766650

Title:

Seek Storm Radar Sensitivity Study

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

MITRE CORP BEDFORD MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

83.0

Abstract:

MITRE CORP BEDFORD MASSSeek Storm Radar Sensitivity Study.Technical rept.,Fritsch,P. C. Jordan,R. E. MTR-2487F19628-73-C-0001AF-4530ESDTR-73- 134meteorological radar, sensitivity, radar, mapping, storms, clouds, tropical cyclones, hurricane tracking, performanceengineering, weather forecastingsensitivity analysisThe report describes the relationship between various radar parameters, earth geometrical parameters and hurricane rain rate parameters. An attempt is made to illustrate in graphical form the radar performance sensitivity to each parameter. These sensitivity results can be used as a design basis for a realistic radar system to observe and measure important characteristics of a hurricane weather occurrence.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE