1.1 This practice covers procedures for measuring one-, two-, or three-dimensional vector wind components and sonic temperature by means of commercially available sonic anemometer/thermometers that employ the inverse time measurement technique. This practice applies to the measurement of wind velocity components over horizontal terrain using instruments mounted on stationary towers. This practice also applies to speed of sound measurements that are converted to sonic temperatures but does not apply to the measurement of temperature by the use of ancillary temperature devices.
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