Accession Number : AD0828652

Title :   DYNAMIC METEOROLOGY FOR AEROGRAPHERS MATES. PART II. HYDROSTATICS AND THERMODYNAMICS,

Corporate Author : NAVY WEATHER RESEARCH FACILITY NORFOLK VA

Personal Author(s) : Panofsky, Hans A.

Report Date : AUG 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 37

Abstract : This report is a simplified presentation of two of the six fundamental equations governing the behavior of the atmosphere, the first law of thermodynamics and the hydrostatic equation. As in Part I of this manual, an attempt is made to keep the mathematical manipulation to a minimum. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WEATHER FORECASTING, NAVAL PERSONNEL), AIR MASS ANALYSIS, HEAT TRANSFER, CONVECTION(ATMOSPHERIC), ATMOSPHERE MODELS, THERMODYNAMICS, HYDROSTATIC PRESSURE, STABILITY, EQUILIBRIUM(PHYSIOLOGY), ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, BAROMETRIC PRESSURE, DENSITY, WIND, VELOCITY.

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE