East Asia-A Climatological Study, Volume 1: Continental
AIR FORCE COMBAT CLIMATOLOGY CENTER SCOTT AFB IL
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The climatological study of East Asia is divided into two volumes. Volume 1 discusses the areas of East Asia that are most affected by continental air masses. This includes Tibet, Mongolia and northwest China. After describing the geography and major meteorological features of continental East Asia, the study discusses in detail the climatic controls of each of continental East Asias three zones of climatic commonality. Each season is defined and discussed in considerable detail including the following general weather, clouds, visibility, winds, precipitation, temperature, hazards, and trafficability.