Physical Studies of Santa Barbara Stormsby T.B. Smith,
Serial Information: Journal of the Irrigation and Drainage Division, 1960, Vol. 86, Issue 1, Pg. 21-34
Document Type: Journal Paper
Physical measurements made during Santa Barbara program include radar with PPI and RHI scanning, atmospheric potential gradient, raindrop-size distributions, freezing nuclei concentrations, and assorted wind and temperature measurements; radiosonde measurements of upper air temperature and humidity; qualitative description of natural mechanisms of precipitation formation; network of 45 recording rain gages is available in Santa Barbara County.
Subject Headings: Storms | Temperature measurement | Rainfall | Air temperature | Temperature distribution | Freezing | Imaging techniques | Radar | Wind engineering
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