Accession Number : AD0819961

Title :   SOUTHEAST ASIA MONSOON STUDY.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

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

Personal Author(s) : Riehl, Herbert

Report Date : MAR 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 43

Abstract : The contents of nine technical reports generated under the tropical meteorological contracts are summarized. A broad scale picture of the meteorology of Southeast Asia is presented with more detailed description of the monsoon. The dynamics of the monsoonal circulation is discussed and considerations given to the idea that the primary circulation is self-sustaining.

Descriptors :   (*RAINFALL, SOUTHEAST ASIA), METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, WIND, TROPICAL CYCLONES, ATMOSPHERIC MOTION, ANTICYCLONES, THERMAL RADIATION, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, WEATHER FORECASTING, METEOROLOGICAL SATELLITES, VIETNAM, RIVERS, ABSTRACTS, REPORTS, MOUNTAINS, AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHS.

Subject Categories : Meteorology
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