Accession Number : ADA286960


Title :   Southeast Asia: A Climatological Study


Descriptive Note : Technical note


Corporate Author : AIR FORCE COMBAT CLIMATOLOGY CENTER SCOTT AFB IL


Personal Author(s) : Traxler, Kathleen M. ; Donahue, Christopher A. ; Edwards, Michelle E. ; Cloys, Kenneth P. ; Walters, Sr., Kenneth R. ; Louer, III, John W. ; Higdon, Melody L. ; Harding, Joy L. ; Surls, Charles D. ; Straw, Scott A.


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA286960


Report Date : MAY 1997


Pagination or Media Count : 269


Abstract : A climatological study of southeast Asia, a region that comprises Cambodia, Loas, Myanmar, Malaysia, Thailand, and Vietnam. After describing the geography and major meteorological features of the entire region, the study discusses in detail the climatic controls of each of southeast Asia's six zones of climatic commonality. Each season is defined and discussed in considerable detail, to include general weather, clouds, visibility, winds, precipitation, temperature, hazards, and trafficability


Descriptors :   *CLIMATOLOGY , *SOUTHEAST ASIA , CLOUDS , TEMPERATURE , MONSOONS , SEA BREEZE , TYPHOONS , DEW POINT , JET STREAMS , WIND , METEOROLOGY


Subject Categories : METEOROLOGY


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE