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NOAA Photo Library Image - wea01246

Approach of a cold front as observed on an X-Band radar set at Boston in July, 1943. This is perhaps the oldest preserved image of meteorological phenomena as observed by radar. In: "AAF Manual 105-101-2 Radar Storm Detection," by Headquarters, Army Air Forces, August 1945. Library Call Number M15:621.384 U58r.

Image ID: wea01246, NOAA's National Weather Service (NWS) Collection
Location: Massachusetts, Boston
Photo Date: 1943 July 22


Category: Instruments/Electronic/Radar/

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