A method of initialization for dynamical weather forecasting, and a balanced model. by Kaare Pedersen

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StatementBy Kaare Pedersen and Knut Erik Grønskei.
SeriesGeofysiske publikasjoner, v. 27, no. 7
ContributionsGrønskei, Knut Erik, joint author.
LC ClassificationsQC801 .N67 vol. 27, no. 7
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p.
Number of Pages16
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Open LibraryOL5733349M
LC Control Number70549959

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Solutions of the balance equation with minimum correction of the mass field A method of initialization for dynamical weather forecasting and a balanced model A method of initialization. Use of dynamical concepts in weather forecasting E B Carroll, Meteorological Office, London Road, Bracknell, Berkshire RG12 2SZ, UK A divergence-based procedure for diagnosing development, based on a two-layer model of the atmosphere, is discussed.

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