Accession Number : AD0422337

Title :   STUDIES IN WEATHER ANALYSIS AND FORECASTING.

Descriptive Note : Final rept., 25 Feb 60-30 Sep 63,

Corporate Author : WEATHER FORECASTING RESEARCH CENTER UNIV OF CHICAGO ILL

Personal Author(s) : Petterssen,Sverre

Report Date : SEP 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 589

Abstract : Contents: Heat Exchange and Cyclone Development on the North Atlantic Ocean; An Experiment in Computation of Precipitation; On the Vertical Circulation Produced by Release of Latent Heat in a Static and Quasi-Geostrophic Atmosphere; A Note on the Use of Sea-Surface Temperatures in Synoptic Weather Analysis; An Investigation of Colorado Cyclones; A Modified Sigma System of Coordinates; An Investigation of the Structure of Cloud and Weather Systems Associated with Cyclones in the United States; An Investigation pf Pre-Frontal Precipitation Zones; A Contribution to the Climatology of the Arctic Stratosphere; On the Placement of the Tropopause in the Antarctic.

Descriptors :   (*WEATHER FORECASTING, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH), CYCLONES, AIR MASS ANALYSIS, HEAT TRANSFER, ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION, CONVECTION, CLOUDS, TROPOPAUSE, POLAR REGIONS, ATMOSPHERIC MOTION

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE