Accession Number : AD0248890

Title :   ANALYTICAL STUDIES OF NUMERICAL ERRORS IN DYNAMICAL WEATHER PREDICTION

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV LOS ANGELES

Personal Author(s) : GATES, W. LAWRENCE

Report Date : 31 OCT 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Contents: The reduction of the oscillation phenomena (weak instability) of the first-forward-then-cen tered time differences by a special starting procedure The reduction of truncation error by extrapola tion techniques The distortion of baroclinic instability criteria by finite differences

Descriptors :   *WEATHER FORECASTING, ATMOSPHERE MODELS, DIFFERENCE EQUATIONS, ERRORS, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, NUMERICAL METHODS AND PROCEDURES.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE