Accession Number : AD0864696

Title :   A Multiple-Scale Research Program in Tropical Meteorology.

Descriptive Note : Quarterly progress rept. no. 2, 1 Jan-30 Jun 69,

Corporate Author : FLORIDA STATE UNIV TALLAHASSEE DEPT OF METEOROLOGY

Personal Author(s) : LaSeur, N. E. ; Jordon, C. L. ; Garstang, M. ; Krishnamurti, T. N. ; Hsueh, Y.

Report Date : AUG 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 49

Abstract : Results of further processing and analysis of data collected during the 1968 Barbados Field Program, and preliminary results of several diagnostic and prognostic calculations on several scales of tropical weather systems are presented. A discussion of plans and preparations for the 1969 Barbados Field Program in conjunction with the Barbados Oceanographic and Meteorological Experiment (BOMEX) is also given. (Author)

Descriptors :   *METEOROLOGY, TROPICAL REGIONS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, DATA PROCESSING, METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, METEOROLOGICAL SATELLITES, RAINFALL, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, METEOROLOGICAL RADAR, RADIOSONDES, METEOROLOGICAL BALLOONS, WIND, TOWERS, MARINE METEOROLOGY, RESEARCH AIRCRAFT, ATLANTIC OCEAN.

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE