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Unformatted text preview: Use the 500mb station model to answer the following questions (#4, 5, and 6):-23 500 O 4. The height of the 500 mb layer above sea level is: a. 5500 meters b. 5000 meters c. 5500 feet d. 5000 kilometers e. 500 yards 5. T. F . -23 is the air temperature in degrees Fahrenheit 6. T . F. 0 is the dew point spread in degrees Celsius 7. T . F. At 500 mb, the atmosphere is saturated. THIS QUESTION HAS BEEN DROPPED FROM THE QUIZ! 1 Use the Skew-T diagram below to answer questions #8, 9, and 10. 8. T. F . The atmosphere is very dry between approximately 640 mb and 250 mb. 9. T . F. The wind arrow at the right-hand bottom of the diagram is indicating a wind of 15kts. That is out of the south, southwest. 10. T . F. The temperature in the inversion layer is getting warmer with height. 2...
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This note was uploaded on 09/16/2008 for the course ATOC 1050 taught by Professor Forrest,be during the Fall '06 term at Colorado.
- Fall '06