Weather Observations

Weather Observations

2020, Apr 12    

Books and Reference materials

Lankford, Terry. 2000. Weather Reports, Forecasts & Flight Planning 3rd Edition.

Potter, Thomas & Colman, Bradley. 2003. Handbook of Weather, Climate, and Water.


Environmental Information for Naval Warfare.
National Research Council. 2003.

  • develop a framework process that can be adapted by U.S. Naval Forces to prioritize what data should be collected and how the data should be managed, what new models should be developed and what improvements should be made to existing models, which data fusion and value-added products should be developed to effectively and efficiently disseminate environmental information to naval units;

  • identify those segments of the process that would benefit from targeted research

  • prioritize the proposed improvements by identifying which actions are most needed and achievable as well as those that a more likely to make a significant positive impact.


NOAA. 1998. Automated Sufrace Observing System Users Guide.

FAA. 2016. Pilots Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge.

Department of the Army. 2006. Army unmanned aircraft system operations.

DeYoung, Joan. Forest Measurements an applied approach.

OpenStax. Environmental Biology

Stull, Roland. 2017. Practical Meteorology an algebra-based survey of atmospheric science

OFCM. 2011. Wildland Fire Weather multi agency portfolio of current and in development capabilities to support user needs.

Forest Service. 1970. Fire Weather

Cheney, Phil & Sullivan, Andrew. 2008. Grassfires, fuels, weather, and fire behaviour.