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Mesoscale dynamics /

by Lin, Yuh-Lang.
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010Edition: 1st pbk. ed.Description: xiii, 630 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780521004848 (pbk.); 0521004845 (pbk.).Subject(s): Mesometeorology | Mesospheric circulation | Mesospheric thermodynamics | Mesoscopic phenomena (Physics)
Contents:
Governing equations for mesoscale motions -- Basic wave dynamics -- Mesoscale wave generation and maintenance -- Orthographically forced flows -- Thermally forced flows -- Mesoscale instabilities -- Isolated convective storms -- Mesoscale convective systems -- Dynamics of fronts and jet streaks -- Dynamics of orographic precipitation -- Basic numerical methods -- Numerical modeling of geophysical fluid systems -- Parameterizations of physical processes.
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BOOK BOOK Foothills Lab QC883.5 .L56 2010 (Browse shelf) 1 Available

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Governing equations for mesoscale motions -- Basic wave dynamics -- Mesoscale wave generation and maintenance -- Orthographically forced flows -- Thermally forced flows -- Mesoscale instabilities -- Isolated convective storms -- Mesoscale convective systems -- Dynamics of fronts and jet streaks -- Dynamics of orographic precipitation -- Basic numerical methods -- Numerical modeling of geophysical fluid systems -- Parameterizations of physical processes.

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Mesoscale dynamics / by Lin, Yuh-Lang. ©2007

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