Accession Number : AD0667410

Title :   DISSIPATION OF STRATUS CLOUDS IN A TURBULENT ATMOSPHERE.

Descriptive Note : Research translation,

Corporate Author : AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY BOSTON MASS

Personal Author(s) : Shulepov,Yu. V. ; Buikov,M. V.

Report Date : JAN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : The report contains the horizontal dissipation of a spatially homogeneous stratus cloud in a turbulent atmosphere, in which isothermy, an inversion in the supracloud layer, and downdrafts are present; the time required for total dissipation of the cloud is computed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*STRATUS CLOUDS, SCATTERING), (*ATMOSPHERIC MOTION, STRATUS CLOUDS), EVAPORATION, RAINDROPS, PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, COLLOIDS, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, PARTICLE SIZE, DISTRIBUTION, WATER, USSR

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE