The electrical structure of thunderstorms

Workman, E J (University of New Mexico) Helzer, R E (University of New Mexico) Pelsor, G T (University of New Mexico)
naca-tn-864
November 1942


The time histories of thunderstorm charge distribution during three storms occurring during the summer of 1940 in the vicinity of the Albuquerque Airport were investigated by the use of eight synchronized recording electrometers arranged in a particular pattern over a field 1.6 kilometers above sea level.

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