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Title:
SOME ADDITIONAL NOTES ON WINDS ALOFT FORECASTING FOR THE NEVADA PROVING GROUND ( ENCL: LETTER TO LASL PERSONNEL, SUBJECT: ABOVE MENTIONED REPORT, DTD 7/18/54 )
Author(s):
COX, E F [SANDIA CORPORATION (NOW SANDIA NATIONAL LABORATORIES)]; REED, J W [SANDIA CORPORATION (NOW SANDIA NATIONAL LABORATORIES)]
Subject Terms:
TEAPOT OPERATION; WEATHER; ERRORS; CORRECTIONS; FORECASTING; METEOROLOGICAL DATA; DIAGRAMS; WINDS; CALCULATION METHODS; COMPARATIVE EVALUATIONS; UPSHOT OPERATION; BUSTER OPERATION; EASY-1151 EVENT; DOG-1151 EVENT; ANNIE EVENT; BUSTER-JANGLE OPERATION; UPSHOT-KNOTHOLE OPERATION
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:
1955 Dec 31
Declassification Status:
Unknown
Document Pages:
0013
Accession Number:
NV0121339
Originating Research Org.:
SANDIA CORPORATION (NOW SANDIA NATIONAL LABORATORI
OpenNet Entry Date:
1994 Aug 27
Description/Abstract:
PRACTICE WEATHER FORECASTS PREPARED AT THE NEVADA PROVING GROUND BY THE AIR WEATHER SERVICE DURING THE SPRING OF 1954 HAVE BEEN VERIFIED IN TERMS OF ATMOSPHERIC BLAST WAVE PROPAGATION TO LAS VEGAS. DATA OBTAINED DURING THIS PRACTICE PERIOD HAVE BEEN USES TO VERIFY AND REFINE EMPIRICAL WIND FORECAST ADJUSTMENT FORMULAE DERIVED FROM UPSHOT -KNOTHOLE RECORDS. RECOMMENDATIONS FOR FURTHER STUDY ALONG THIS LINE ARE MADE.


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