Accession Number:

ADA160377

Title:

Objective Analysis and Prediction Techniques - 1984

Descriptive Note:

Rept. for 1 Dec 1983-30 Nov 1984

Corporate Author:

SYSTEMS AND APPLIED SCIENCES CORP VIENNA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-11-30

Pagination or Media Count:

169.0

Abstract:

This report summarizes weather research in several technical areas in numerical weather prediction, development and joint test of two objective analysis methods optimum interpolation and fitting procedure for AFGL global spectral models, improved specification of moisture initial conditions, study of relocatable limited area models in mesoscale forecasting, error analysis of LFM-II forecasts during winter seasons in boundary layer meteorology specialized computer programs for studies of tropospheric scatter propagation, atmospheric chemical dispersion modeling, microwave refractive structure determination in radar meteorology, study of single-Doppler detection of synoptic-scale wind anomalies, detection algorithm for gust front shear, development of mesocyclone detection-classification algorithm, detection of mesocyclone percursors, detection of aircraft icing regions in satellite meteorology, study of satellite viewing angle bias in RTNEPH IR data, study of MDR data correlation with satellite imagery, development of microprocessor-based satellite data ingest system, system design hardware, software for McIDAs upgrade in climatology, data processing studies for vertical temperature- density profiles for MIL STD 210 revision, data products for investigating VHR satellite sensor capabilities for improved small cumulus detection.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE