Accession Number:

AD0779061

Title:

Evaluation of the Sensitivity of Fallout Predictions to Uncertainties in Meteorological Data.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

SYSTEMS SCIENCE AND SOFTWARE LA JOLLA CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

187.0

Abstract:

The Defense Land Fallout Interpretive Code DELFIC was used to determine the sensitivity of fallout predictions to input meteorological data. Weapon yields considered were 1 KT, 10 KT, 100 KT, and 1 MT. Burst locations were Washington, DC, and Seattle, Washington. Forecasted, observed, and degraded meteorological data inputs were considered. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Radioactivity, Radioactive Wastes and Fission Products

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE