Accession Number:

ADA018434

Title:

Atmospheric Structure White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico. Part 3. Upper Air and Surface Data: White Sands Desert Site

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY ELECTRONICS COMMAND WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE NM ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES LAB

Report Date:

1975-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

235.0

Abstract:

A statistical analysis of surface and upper air rawinsonde data is presented for White Sands Desert Site, White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico. Atmospheric parameters covered for the layer from the surface to 100.000 feet above mean sea level are wind, temperature, pressure, density, moisture, index of refraction and freezing level. Upper air climatological information is based on the period of observation from 1961-1973 while surface temperature data spans 1960-1973 precipitation records 1963-1973, and wind data 1966-1973.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE