Accession Number:

ADA001615

Title:

A Temperate-Zone Cyclonic-Storm Model.

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept.,

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

51.0

Abstract:

A synthetic, nominal description or model of the cloudiness associated with the frontal system of a cyclonic-storm or low-pressure center in the temperate zone is presented. The model is depicted in plan view and in vertical cross sections. The plan view indicates the horizontal extent of high, middle, and low cloudiness. Three cross sections show 1 The vertical and horizontal extent of cloudiness indicating the type of cloud and its fractional coverage 2 the physical state--proportion of ice and liquid--of the cloud particles and 3 the total bulk density of condensed water.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE