Accession Number:

AD0785531

Title:

Fog and Wind Regimes of the Eureka-Arcata Coastal Region of Northern California.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

DUGWAY PROVING GROUND UTAH

Report Date:

1974-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

149.0

Abstract:

Data representative of a maritime region with a high frequency of fog were compiled from a number of studies conducted in the Eureka-Arcata coastal region of California. This compilation is presented as background material for operational planning purposes for activities operating in this highly foggy region. General topics addressing the Eureka-Arcata region are 1 A general description of the physiography, climatology, and oceanography 2 offshore wind and fog climatology 3 onshore climatological, information on fog-occurrence wind, and visibility 4 computer simulation of wind fields and trajectories during low visibility conditions and 5 physical characteriscs of coastal fogs. Modified author abstract

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE