Accession Number:

ADA383778

Title:

East Asia-A Climatological Study, Volume 1: Continental

Descriptive Note:

Technical note

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE COMBAT CLIMATOLOGY CENTER SCOTT AFB IL

Report Date:

1997-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

245.0

Abstract:

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.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE