Accession Number:

ADA091752

Title:

Studies in Objective Forecasting of Mesoscale Weather Using an Interactive Computer System.

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 15 Jun 79-15 Jun 80,

Corporate Author:

WISCONSIN UNIV-MADISON SPACE SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING CENTER

Report Date:

1980-06-15

Pagination or Media Count:

75.0

Abstract:

GOES satellite imagery was used in conjunction with surface hourly weather observations in order to asccertain the ability of the satellite data to discriminate thunderstorm occurrence in regions with some cloudiness. Research was also conducted to study the ability of a vertically-integrated wind field to correctly advect observed surface frontal features. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE