Meterology 4:48 - Meteorological Optics! Inferior Mirage...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–4. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Meteorology 4/28 21:55 Center of hurricane has the lowest pressure and lowest wind speed Hurricanes redistribute heat on a global scale 9 out of 10 people who die in a hurricane are killed by the storm surge and flooding Saffir-Simpson scale, 1 is the weakest, 5 is the strongest Ocean waters of about 85 degrees or higher are required for development 65% of all Hurricanes from between 10 and 20 degree latitude. None from 5S to 5N Hurricanes will quickly weaken if they move over land or colder water Hurricanes have no fronts (warm core lows) NOON FRIDAY MAY 8 TH Forecasting thunderstorms tornadoes hurricanes optics
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 2
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 4
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Meteorological Optics! Inferior Mirage image displaced lower Superior Mirage image displaced higher (straight line approximation by eyes/brain) image will always be displaced towards the warmer less dense air Cloud iridescence Light thru ice crystals Upper tangent arc, sun pillar, 46/22 degree halo, sundogs Primary Rainbow only one internal reflection Secondary Rainbow two internal reflections Lies above or outside the primary Fainter than the primary Reverse color order form primary 21:55 21:55...
View Full Document

Page1 / 4

Meterology 4:48 - Meteorological Optics! Inferior Mirage...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 4. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online