Accession Number:

ADA199516

Title:

Determination of Precipitable Water with the AVHRR (Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer)

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE GEOPHYSICS LAB HANSCOM AFB MA

Report Date:

1988-03-22

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

A method os presented to estimate the ratio of the transmittances in the two channels of the AVHRR split window. This method uses only the radiances and requires no a priori information. Precipitable water estimates from the AVHRR are compared with those estimated from radiosondes. Reprint.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE