Accession Number : AD0621866

Title :   CUMULUS CONVECTION AND OROGRAPHIC CONVECTION CELLS.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. for 1 Dec 64-31 May 65,

Corporate Author : COLORADO STATE UNIV FORT COLLINS DEPT OF ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : Riehl,Herbert

Report Date : 31 MAY 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 47

Abstract : The general goal of this research is to investigate various aspects of the monsoon circulation over Southeast Asia. Particularly, to examine such features as, the time onset of monsoon and its variability within the season, correlation of the synoptic and meso-structure of cloud systems as revealed over land by satellite and conventional data, and investigate the synoptic time sequence of the winds during the monsoon season, locate principal bad weather areas and their frequency and succession. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CYCLONES, SOUTHEAST ASIA), (*METEOROLOGY, SOUTHEAST ASIA), AIR MASS ANALYSIS, RAINFALL, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES, CONVECTION, THERMODYNAMICS, METEOROLOGICAL CHARTS, TROPICAL REGIONS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE