www.pilotballoon.com "the pilot balloon web resource" 

Up Introduction to Pibal Observation Calculator

Instructions for Making and Processing Data from Pilot Balloon Observations

This set of pages are incomplete and under construction.  Please feel free to suggest corrections, additions etc.  Email to mbrenner@csulb.edu.  

Table of Contents:

Introduction

Equipment Requirements

Observation Site Setup

Theodolite Setup

Balloons Selection and Procedures

Inflation Procedures

Release and Tracking

Computations

Wind Calculating Web Page