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Title:
1985 ANALYSES AND EVALUATIONS OF THE RADIOLOGICAL AND METEOROLOGICAL DATA FOR THE PIKE EVENT
Author(s):
QUINN, V E [NATIONAL OCEANOGRAPHIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION]; STEADMAN, C R [NATIONAL OCEANOGRAPHIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION]; KENNEDY, N V [NATIONAL OCEANOGRAPHIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION]
Subject Terms:
NIBLICK OPERATION; PIKE EVENT; METEOROLOGY; RADIATION MONITORING; DATA; DOSE RATES; FALLOUT PATTERNS; GRAPHS; CALCULATION METHODS; COMPARATIVE EVALUATIONS; ONSITE; OFFSITE
Document Location:
Location - NNSA/NSO Nuclear Testing Archive Address - P.O. Box 98521 City - Las Vegas State - NV Zip - 89193-8521 Phone - (702)794-5106 Fax - (702)862-4240 Email - CIC@NV.DOE.GOV
Document Type:
REPORT
Publication Date:
1986 Dec 31
Declassification Status:
Never classified
Document Pages:
0226
Accession Number:
NV0067290
Document Number(s):
NVO308
Originating Research Org.:
NATIONAL OCEANOGRAPHIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRAT
OpenNet Entry Date:
1994 Aug 26
Description/Abstract:
THIS REPORT DESCRIBES THE WEATHER SERVICE NUCLEAR SUPPORT OFFICE (WSNS O) ANALYSES OF THE RADIOLOGICAL AND METEOROLOGICAL DATA COLLECTED FOR THE PIKE EVENT OF OPERATION NIBLICK. INCONSISTENCIES IN THE RADIOLOGI CAL DATA AND THEIR RESOLUTION ARE DISCUSSED. THE METHODS OF NORMALIZIN G THE RADIOLOGICAL ARE PRESENTED. THE METEOROLOGICAL SITUATION ON THE EVENT DAY AND A FEW DAYS FOLLOWING IS DESCRIBED. A COMPARISON OF THIS FALLOUT PATTERN ANALYSIS WITH AN ANALYSIS PERFORMED IN THE 1960S IS P RESENTED. THE RADIOLOGICAL DATA USED TO DERIVE THE FALLOUT PATTERN IN THIS REPORT ARE TABULATED IN THE APPENDICES.


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