Accession Number : AD0430637

Title :   A NUMERICAL INTEGRATION EXPERIMENT USING THE PRIMITIVE EQUATIONS FOR A TWO LAYER MODEL OF THE ATMOSPHERE,

Corporate Author : OSLO UNIV (NORWAY)

Personal Author(s) : Grammeltvedt,A.

Report Date : 29 OCT 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : A method is described for numerical integration of the primitive equations for an atmospheric model consisting of two material layers confined in a beta - plane channel. Results are presented of a 24-hour integration based on geostrophic initial winds. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ATMOSPHERES, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS), MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, MOTION, EQUATIONS, PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, BAROMETRIC PRESSURE, ATMOSPHERIC MOTION, MAPS, DIFFERENCE EQUATIONS, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE