Accession Number:

AD0777155

Title:

Objective Techniques for Forecasting Thunderstorms and Severe Weather.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Feb 71-Jul 73,

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SILVER SPRING MD TECHNIQUES DEVELOPMENT LAB

Report Date:

1973-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

103.0

Abstract:

The report describes research and developmental efforts and achievements made by the Techniques Development Laboratory to generate and disseminate improved objective, computerized forecasts of thunderstorms and severe weather to serve aviation interests. The effort is focused on two main categories of forecasts Medium range forecasts 6-24 hrs intended primarily for planning purposes, and short range forecasts 0-6 hrs necessary for operational decision making. Modified author abstract

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE