Accession Number : AD0606436

Title :   A PHYSICAL BASIS FOR FORECASTING THE PRESSURE AND HORIZONTAL WIND FIELDS IN THE LOWER STRATOSPHERE,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Knox,Joseph B.

Report Date : 29 AUG 1957

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The theory of the one-parameter model with flat terrain is outlined. The physical basis of the direct method of predicting the horizontal wind field is discussed briefly. (L.T.W.)

Descriptors :   (*STRATOSPHERE, WIND), (*WIND, MATHEMATICAL MODELS), (*WEATHER FORECASTING, WIND), ATMOSPHERE MODELS, ATMOSPHERES, METEOROLOGY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE