Accession Number:

ADA196298

Title:

Energy Budget and Ground Temperatures in Hot Regions

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. for period ending Feb 1988

Corporate Author:

ARMY MISSILE COMMAND REDSTONE ARSENAL AL RESEARCH DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

43.0

Abstract:

This report discusses characteristics of the atmospheric energy balance which contribute to the production of high surface air temperatures and high ground temperatures. This discussion is followed by climatological information. The hottest regions are in northwestern Africa, the Arabian Peninsula, part of Pakistan, and a small part of the southwestern United States.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Geography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE