Accession Number:

AD0643358

Title:

RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE RICHARDSON NUMBER AND ATMOSPHERIC TURBULENCE.

Descriptive Note:

Research translation,

Corporate Author:

AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY BOSTON MASS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

The paper presents distributions of Richardson numbers in zones with and without turbulence, on the basis of gustsonde data. Analysis of the resulting distributions showed there is no unequivocal relation between the measured turbulence and the Richardson number. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE