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NBC 2/ROTA REPORT [NBC2]

Use to disseminate evaluated data of a nuclear attack, biological attack, chemical attack, or releases other than attack (ROTA). This NBC2/ROTA accommodates NBC2/ROTA (NUC, BIO, or CHEM) reporting requirements. Reference: ATP-45 (A) and FM 3-7.

LINE 1 -- DATE AND TIME______________________________(DTG)

LINE 2 -- UNIT________________________________________(Unit Making Report)

LINE 3 -- EVENT_______________________________________(Type of Incident: NUCLEAR, NUC.NAV, BIOLOGICAL, BIO.NAV, CHEMICAL, or CHEM.NAV)

LINE 4 -- ALFA________________________________________(NBC Strike Serial Number)

LINE 5 -- DELTA_______________________________________(DTG of Detonation or Beginning of Attack or ROTA)

LINE 6 -- ECHO________________________________________(Biological or Chemical Events Only: End DTG of Attack or ROTA)

LINE 7 -- FOXTROT____________________________________(UTM or Six-Digit Grid Coordinate With MGRS Grid Zone Designator of Attack and Code Used to Represent if Reported Location of Attack or ROTA is Actual or Estimated)

LINE 8 -- GOLF________________________________________(Vehicle or Device by Which Weapon Was Delivered or ROTA Was Released)

LINE 9 -- HOTEL_______________________________________(Type of Burst, Biological/ Chemical Agent, and Persistency)

LINE 10 -- INDIA ______________________________________(Number of Munitions or Aircraft)

LINE 11 -- KILO_______________________________________(Terrain and Vegetation Description or Crater Indicator and Width in Feet or Meters)

LINE 12 -- NOVEMBER_________________________________(Estimated Nuclear Yield in Kilotons Released From Detonation of the Nuclear Weapon)

LINE 13 -- YANKEE____________________________________(Radial Line Sector or Representative Downwind Direction and Wind Speed)

LINE 14 -- ZULU ALFA STABILITY _______________________(Air Stability Indicator, Either Detailed or Simplified)

LINE 15 -- ZULU ALFA TEMPERATURE___________________(Surface Air Temperature)

LINE 16 -- ZULU ALFA HUMIDITY_______________________(Relative Humidity Range Indicator)

LINE 17 -- ZULU ALFA WEATHER________________________(Significant Weather Phenomena)

LINE 18 -- ZULU ALFA COVER__________________________(Cloud Cover)

LINE 19 -- TIME_______________________________________(DTG of Observation)

LINE 20 -- NARRATIVE_________________________________(Free Text for Additional Information Required for Clarification of Report)

LINE 21 -- AUTHENTICATION___________________________(Report Authentication)