Accession Number:

AD0667410

Title:

DISSIPATION OF STRATUS CLOUDS IN A TURBULENT ATMOSPHERE

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY BOSTON MA BOSTON United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

The report contains the horizontal dissipation of a spatially homogeneous stratus cloud in a turbulent atmosphere, in which isothermy, an inversion in the supracloud layer, and downdrafts are present the time required for total dissipation of the cloud is computed.

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE