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Unformatted text preview: That is out of the south, southwest. Use the 500mb station model to answer the following questions (#4, 5, and 6):-23 500 O 4. T. F . -23 is the air temperature in degrees Fahrenheit 5. T . F. “0” is the dew point spread in degrees Celsius 6. 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 7. T . F. A Skew-T diagram has no information on wind speed and direction. This indicates that the balloon was NOT tracked by ground-based radar. 8. T . F On a surface map, a pressure of 1000 mb would be shown as “000”. 9. T . F. At 500 mb, the atmosphere is saturated. THIS QUESTION HAS BEEN DROPPED FROM THE EXAM! 10. T . F. If the temperature increases with height in the troposphere, this indicates a temperature inversion....
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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