Accession Number:

ADA383777

Title:

East Asia-A Climatological Study, Volume 2: Maritime

Descriptive Note:

Technical note

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE COMBAT CLIMATOLOGY CENTER SCOTT AFB IL

Report Date:

1997-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

300.0

Abstract:

A climatological study of East Asia. This volume concentrates on the portion of East Asia that is directly influenced by a maritime weather regime. The region includes southeast and northeast China, Taiwan, and the Korean peninsula. After describing the geography and major meteorological features of the entire region, the study discusses in detail the climatic controls of each of East Asias four zones of climatic commonality. Each season is defined and discussed in considerable detail with emphasis on general weather, clouds, visibility, winds, precipitation, temperature, hazards, and trafficability.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE