Accession Number : AD0660965

Title :   THE EFFECT OF THE TIBETAN PLATEAU ON THE CIRCULATION OF THE ATMOSPHERE AND WEATHER IN CHINA,

Corporate Author : WEATHER BUREAU WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Yeh,Tu-Cheng ; Ku,Cheng Chao

Report Date : APR 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : Contents: Some aspects of the dynamic effect of the Tibetan Plateau; The effect of branching and merging of currents; The effect of the Tibetan Plateau on the filling of cyclones; The effect of Tibet in screening of obstacles; The effect of Tibet in the change of diurnal variation of the wind in the regions adjacent to it; Changes of the dynamic effect of the Tibetan Plateau in different seasons.

Descriptors :   (*CHINA, *CLIMATE), (*ATMOSPHERIC MOTION, PLATEAUS), JET STREAMS, TROPOSPHERE, SNOW, AIR MASS ANALYSIS, CYCLONES, WIND, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, DIURNAL VARIATIONS

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE