Accession Number:

ADA175176

Title:

Southwest Asia Forecaster's Handbook.

Descriptive Note:

Forecast guide,

Corporate Author:

WEATHER WING (5TH) LANGLEY AFB VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

96.0

Abstract:

This handbook provides meteorological information for forecasters predicting the weather in Southwest Asia. It includes discussions of climatology, forecasting hints and rules-of-thumb, circulation patterns, and other factors that influence the weather. It is divided into four seasons for ease of use. Contents-- Introduction Topography Biotic Conditions of Southwest Asia General Weather and Climate Climate Controls Weather Patterns Southwest Summer Monsoon June-September Fall Transition Period October-November Northeast Monsoon RegimeDecember-March Spring Transition April-May Special Phenomena Glossary of Geographical Terms Reporting Stations Mean Wind Flows.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE