Accession Number:

ADA179133

Title:

Prediction of Typhoon-Induced Peak Winds at Four Pacific Stations,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

WEATHER WING (1ST) HICKAM AFB HI

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-09-15

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

This note contains nomograms and instructions for estimating peak wind gusts at the station when a typhoon is within 360 nm. The method of preparing the nomograms is discussed in detail. Terrain influences are also discussed. Keywords Air Force facilities Warning systems Weather stations Guam Anderson AB Okinawa Kadena AB Philippines Clark AB Japan Yokota AB.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE