Current Operations
South Texas Weather Modification Association
Final Analysis for 2016

Monthly Summaries for 2016:

















April 25, 2016
- Seeding operations were conducted over Frio (11 + 1H) , La Salle (2 +
0H), Atascosa (2 + 0H), and McMullen (9 + 3H) counties. 24 flares plus 4 hygroscopic
flares were burned within 8 clouds.  View full report
here.

May 17, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over McMullen (2 + 0H), and La
Salle (8 + 2H) counties.  10 flares plus 2 hygroscopic flares were burned within 2
clouds.  View full report
here.

May 21, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Bee (13 + 1H) county.  13
flares plus 1 hygroscopic flares were burned within 2 clouds.  View full report
here.

May 27, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Karnes (6 + 0H) and Bee (30
+ 3H) counties.  36 flares plus 3 hygroscopic flares were burned within 1 cloud. View full
report
here.

May 31, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (13 + 2H) and
McMullen (10 + 1H) counties.  23 flares plus 3 hygroscopic flares were burned within 3
clouds.  View full report
here.

June 8, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over McMullen (10 + 0H), Atascosa
(19 + 1H), and Frio (5 + 1H) counties.  34 flares plus 2 hygroscopic flares were burned
within 4 clouds.  View full report
here.

June 19, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Uvalde (4 + 0H), and Frio (0
+ 1H) counties.  4 flares plus 1 hygroscopic flares were burned within 2 clouds.  View full
report
here.

June 20, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Karnes (6 + 0H), Wilson (30
+ 2H), Atascosa (4 + 0H), Uvalde (2 + 1H), and La Salle (10 + 1H) counties.  52 flares
plus 4 hygroscopic flares were burned within 6 clouds.  View full report
here.

June 25, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (44 + 5H), Karnes
(12 + 1H), Medina (22 + 3H), and Wilson (4 + 1H) counties.  82 flares plus 10
hygroscopic flares were burned within 11 clouds. View full report
here.

June 26, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (32 + 4H),
Bandera (12 + 3H), Frio (8 + 1H), and Medina (24 + 3H) counties.  76 flares plus 11
hygroscopic flares were burned within 6 clouds. View full report
here.

June 28, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Bexar (6 + 1H), Karnes (6 +
1H), Medina (16 + 3H), Uvalde (13 + 2H), and Wilson (16 + 1H) counties.  57 flares plus
8 hygroscopic flares were burned within 11 clouds. View full report
here.

June 30, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Bee (4 + 1H), and McMullen
(4 + 0H) counties.  8 flares plus 1 hygroscopic flares were burned within 3 clouds.  View
full report
here.

July 18, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (3 + 0H), and
Karnes (15 + 2H) counties.  18 flares plus 2 hygroscopic flares were burned within 2
clouds.  View full report
here.

July 19, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (24 + 4H), Bee (2 +
0H), Bexar (2 + 0H), Goliad (10 + 2H), Karnes (2 + 0H), Live Oak (4 + 0H), and Wilson
(8 + 2H) counties.  52 flares plus 8 hygroscopic flares were burned within 8 clouds. View
full report
here.

July 25, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (2 + 1H), Karnes (6
+ 1H), and Wilson (6 + 0H) counties.  14 flares plus 2 hygroscopic flares were burned
within 8 clouds. View full report
here.

July 26, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (3 + 0H), Bee (12 +
2H), and McMullen (15 + 2H) counties.  30 flares plus 4 hygroscopic flares were burned
within 2 clouds.  View full report
here.

July 27, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Karnes (14 + 3H), and
McMullen (8 + 2H) counties.  22 flares plus 5 hygroscopic flares were burned within 4
clouds.  View full report
here.

July 28, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (46 + 7H), Bexar (4
+ 0H), Karnes (28 + 0H), Live Oak (4 + 2H), Medina (10 + 1H), McMullen (11 + 1H), and
Wilson (18 + 1H) counties.  121 flares plus 12 hygroscopic flares were burned within 5+
clouds.  View full report
here.

July 29, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (8 + 3H), Bee (4 +
1H), Gonzales (10 + 1H), Karnes (21 + 3H), Live Oak (4 + 0H), and Wilson (16 + 2H)
counties.  63 flares plus 10 hygroscopic flares were burned within 8 clouds.  View full
report
here.

August 5, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (5 + 1H), and
Wilson (2 + 0H) counties.  7 flares plus 1 hygroscopic flares were burned within 2
clouds.  View full report
here.

August 13, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Bee (8 + 1H), and Uvalde
(5 + 0H) counties.  13 flares plus 1 hygroscopic flares were burned within 2 clouds. View
full report
here.

August 14, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (28 + 4H), Bee
(10 + 1H), Frio (2 + 1H), Karnes (30 + 3H), and Zavala (2 + 0H) counties.  72 flares plus
9 hygroscopic flares were burned within 13 clouds.  View full report
here.

August 15, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Bee (12 + 2H), Karnes
(48 + 4H), Live Oak (4 + 0H), and McMullen (54 + 6H) counties.  118 flares plus 12
hygroscopic flares were burned within 6 clouds.  View full report
here.

August 18, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (6 + 1H), and
Bexar (4 + 1H) counties.  10 flares plus 2 hygroscopic flares were burned within 3
clouds. View full report
here.

August 25, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Bee (14 + 1H), Goliad (12
+ 1H), and Live Oak (10 + 1H) counties.  36 flares plus 3 hygroscopic flares were
burned within 3 clouds.  View full report
here.

August 29, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (10 + 1H), Bee
(10 + 1H), Karnes (22 + 2H), Live Oak (2 + 0H), McMullen (10 + 1H), and Wilson (10 +
1H) counties.  64 flares plus 6 hygroscopic flares were burned within 8 clouds. View full
report
here.

August 30, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Bexar (6 + 0H), Medina
(10 + 2H), Uvalde (32 + 3H), and Wilson (4 + 1H) counties. 52 flares plus 6 hygroscopic
flares were burned within 3 clouds. View full report
here.

August 31, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (22 + 2H), Bee
(6 + 0H), Karnes (10 + 1H), Live Oak (14 + 2H), and Medina (35 + 6H) counties. 87
flares plus 11 hygroscopic flares were burned within 10 clouds.  View full report
here.

September 1, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Bandera (24 + 5H),
Medina (12 + 0H), and Uvalde (6 + 1H) counties. 42 flares plus 6 hygroscopic flares
were burned within 2 clouds.  View full report
here.

September 2, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (16 + 2H),
Bee (20 + 2H), Bexar (10 + 2H), Karnes (24 + 3H), Live Oak (10 + 1H), Medina (2 +
0H), and Wilson (9 + 0H) counties. 91 flares plus 10 hygroscopic flares were burned
within 7 clouds. View full report
here.

September 3, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (10 + 1H),
Karnes (32 + 4H), and Wilson (10 + 1H) counties. 52 flares plus 6 hygroscopic flares
were burned within 4 clouds.  View full report
here.

September 4, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (15 + 3H),
Bexar (10 + 1H), Frio (12 + 2H), and Medina (1 + 0H) counties. 38 flares plus 6
hygroscopic flares were burned within 2+ clouds.  View full report
here.

September 6, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (10 + 1H),
Bexar (26 + 3H), and Karnes (22 + 2H) counties. 58 flares plus 6 hygroscopic flares
were burned within 5 clouds.  View full report
here.

September 22, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Bee (10 + 1H), Goliad
(10 + 1H), and Karnes (20 + 2H) counties. 40 flares plus 4 hygroscopic flares were
burned within 2 clouds.  View full report
here.

September 24, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Uvalde (10 + 1H)
county. 7 flares plus 2 hygroscopic flares were burned within 1 cloud.  View full report

here
.

September 25, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (20 + 1H),
Bexar (20 + 2H), Frio (32 + 5H), Karnes (10 + 1H), McMullen (28 + 2H), Medina (10 +
1H), and Wilson (30 + 3H) counties. 150 flares plus 15 hygroscopic flares were burned
within 9+ clouds.  View full report
here.

October 6, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (16 + 1H), Bee
(16 + 1H), and Goliad (4 + 1H) counties. 36 flares plus 3 hygroscopic flares were burned
within 3 clouds. View full report
here.

October 7, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (46 + 0H), Frio
(22 + 0H), Karnes (20 + 0H), McMullen (22 + 0H), and Wilson (18 + 0H) counties. 128
flares plus 0 hygroscopic flares were burned within 10 clouds.  View full report
here.

October 20, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over McMullen (48 + 0H)
county. 48 flares plus 0 hygroscopic flares were burned within 1+ cloud.  View full report
here.

November 3, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (22 + 0H),
Karnes (30 + 0H), and Wilson (4 + 0H) counties. 56 flares plus 0 hygroscopic flares
were burned within 4 clouds.  View full report
here.

November 7, 2016 - Seeding operations were conducted over Atascosa (28 + 0H),
Bee (19 + 0H), Frio (12 + 0H), Karnes (20 + 0H), and McMullen (2 + 0H) counties. 81
flares plus 0 hygroscopic flares were burned within 7 clouds.  View full report
here.


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Month
Flight Time
(hours)
Glaciogenic Flares
Hygroscopic
Flares
Silver (g)
April
2.35
24
4
132.0
May
10.85
82
9
451.0
June
31.62
313
37
1721.5
July
25.58
320
43
1760.0
August
30.56
459
51
2524.5
September
27.09
479
55
2634.5
October
7.95
212
3
1166.0
November
5.68
137
0
753.5