In this lesson you will learn how to prepare detailed and simplified fallout
TERMINAL LEARNING OBJECTIVE
Given an NBC 2 (Nuclear) Report, a wind vector plot,
compass, protractor, hairline or straightedge, fallout
prediction worksheet, paper and pencil.
Demonstrate competency of the task skills and knowledge by
responding to the multiple choice test covering the
and using an Effective Downwind Message.
The need for a fallout prediction system stems from the large area
radiological contamination hazard that can develop from fallout-producing
This large area hazard is capable of producing mass
casualties, if its presence is not detected, or if commanders at all
echelons do not understand its effects and take action to minimize those
effects. Thus, fallout has a considerable impact on military planning and