Accession Number : AD0643358

Title :   RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE RICHARDSON NUMBER AND ATMOSPHERIC TURBULENCE.

Descriptive Note : Research translation,

Corporate Author : AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY BOSTON MASS

Personal Author(s) : Gruzinova,L. G. ; Sofiev,E. I.

Report Date : OCT 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The paper presents distributions of Richardson numbers in zones with and without turbulence, on the basis of gustsonde data. Analysis of the resulting distributions showed there is no unequivocal relation between the measured turbulence and the Richardson number. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ATMOSPHERIC MOTION, STABILITY), USSR, WIND, TEMPERATURE, METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, WEATHER FORECASTING

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE