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ONR Tropical Cyclone Motion research initiative

Russell L. Elsberry

ONR Tropical Cyclone Motion research initiative

first-year review, discussion and tentative hypotheses

by Russell L. Elsberry

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Published by Naval Postgraduate School, Available from National Technical Information Service in Monterey, Calif, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • TROPICAL CYCLONES

  • About the Edition

    The ONR Tropical Cyclone Motion initiative is a five-year program to improve basic understanding of tropical cyclone motion. On 27-30 January 1988, a meeting was held in Monterey, Calif to: 1) Review the first year"s research activities; 2) Discuss issues and plan future research; and 3) Begin discussion of tentative hypotheses that might be explored in a field experiment in the western North Pacific region during summer 1990. Each of these topics is briefly discussed to indicate the progress and plans of the initiative. Keywords: Tropical meteorology; Typhoon motion.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesNPS-63-88-003.
    StatementRussell L. Elsberry
    ContributionsNaval Postgraduate School (U.S.). Dept. of Meteorology
    The Physical Object
    Pagination86 p. :
    Number of Pages86
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25480703M

    Fig. 1 - Three-dimensional presentation of a modeled tropical cyclone. Horizontal maps present the horizontal wind speed (V,m/s), with streamlines at 10 m, hPa, and hPa. (left) Warm core temperature anomalies (T, K) with respect to the mean temperature found 20° away from the cyclone eye are shown; black contours indicate pressure (every hPa above hPa, and every 25 hPa below.


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