The Radar Program of the U. S. Weather Bureau

View More View Less
  • 1 U. S. Weather Bureau, Washington, D. C.
© Get Permissions
Full access

The history of the Weather Bureau weather surveillance radar program is briefly traced. Various types of radar equipment are described, with emphasis on the recently installed SR-57. Included are some examples of the weather detection capabilities of this radar, and a description of the duties of the Bureau's radar observers.

The history of the Weather Bureau weather surveillance radar program is briefly traced. Various types of radar equipment are described, with emphasis on the recently installed SR-57. Included are some examples of the weather detection capabilities of this radar, and a description of the duties of the Bureau's radar observers.

Save