Accession Number:

ADA172801

Title:

AFGWC's Advanced Weather Analysis and Prediction System (AWAPS).

Descriptive Note:

Technical note,

Corporate Author:

AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

72.0

Abstract:

Describes the three computer models used in the Air Force Global Weather Centrals Advanced Weather Analysis and Prediction System AWAPS and explains how they interact to form a production cycle. These models are the HIgh REsolition Analysis Systems HIRAS, the Global Spectral Model GSWM, and the Relocatable Window Model RWM. Also gives a brief introduction to the basics of numerical weather prediction.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE