Accession Number : AD0667411

Title :   THE EVOLUTION OF STRATUS CLOUDS IN THE SURFACE BOUNDARY LAYER OF THE ATMOSPHERE.

Descriptive Note : Research translation,

Corporate Author : AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY BOSTON MASS

Personal Author(s) : Shulepov,Yu. V.

Report Date : DEC 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : The evolution of stratus clouds, whose base is in the surface boundary layer of the atmosphere, is investigated. Formulas are derived that describe the displacement of the base of stratus clouds during a brief time interval (t less than or equal to 10 to 20 min). (Author)

Descriptors :   (*STRATUS CLOUDS, ATMOSPHERES), BOUNDARY LAYER, SURFACE PROPERTIES, WATER VAPOR, CONDENSATION, EVAPORATION, LIQUIDS, RAINDROPS, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, DISTRIBUTION, PARTICLE SIZE, USSR

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE