1)
a) The principal that explains the density increasing exponentially in the atmosphere is
explained by the idea that the atmosphere has non-uniform levels of atmospheric molecules.
Density = M/V^3.
Chapter 4: Applications of the Equations of Motion
What are the objectives of this chapter?
- The objectives are to illustrating various simple applications of these equations to observable
phenomena
Part 1: Ensamble Forecasting
1) Forecast for Sunday April 1st
I.
It would appear that high temperatures would be in the 65-72 degree range with
mostly sunny skies.
I.i. The Ensembles have a rather lar
6)
a) Relative vorticity at 500mb
b) The vort max is at the low pressure center with weaker vorticity down the fronts.
- This can be seen in the UP of Michigan where a vort max exists additionally it
Number 4
Initial
a
b
c
d
e
f
g
h
Answer (relative vorticity)
0
-5.45454545454546E-005
-4.54545454545455E-005
-3.63636363636364E-005
-2.72727272727273E-005
-1.81818181818182E-005
-9.0909090909091E-006
Dynamic Meteorology II
Final Exam
Name: _
Spring 2011
NOTE: There is more space at the end of the exam if you need it.
1. Rossby waves (such as the waves in the jetstream) that we see propagating in t
Omega (final) lab
1) It represents the 500mb height level this is seen by the range of heights which fall within
the average level for the 500mb height. Additionally the 500mb height is the most
commo
Number
E
a
b
c
d
e
f
g
h
i
j
F
a
b
c
d
e
f
g
h
i
j
H
a
b
c
d
e
f
g
h
i
j
dp/ds
V_Relative W (vertical velocity)
0.4
0.375
-0.275
-0.1125
-0.4375
-0.4
-0.5
-0.35
-0.25
-0.125
15
5
20
20
25
15
25
20
10
Lab 3 (equations of motion) corrections
3) I used the pressures from 14z instead of 13z. The corrected work is shown on the attached
paper
4) In question 4 I had the wrong sign for the V wind. The win
Dynamics Final Sounding Severe Weather Analysis
The sounding is indicative of a marginal chance for severe thunderstorms. CAPE is rather
marginal appearing to be 1000-1200 J/kg elevated above a 660mb
Homogeneous Nucleation Theory Lab
1) There are 3 excel sheets labeled 1,2 and 3 (Question 1 is sheet1)
a) In excel sheet 1
b & c) Graph Below
D)
i) As the relative humidity increases the critical radi
Kohler Curve Lab
1. Work in excel file
a. 1.00054000871579 g/kg
b. 1.00053986296355 g/kg
c. 1.45752234 X 10-7
d. 3.53972714 X 10-15
e. 1.45652237 X 10-7 (If full equation is 7 terms)
2. Work in excel
1) What is and what is not scientific research?
-Scientific research is the process of collecting, analyzing, and interpreting information in
order to increase our understanding of a phenomenon which
Carlone
QUANTIFYING THE INTERNAL MICROCLIATE OF MIDWESTERN CORNFIELDS
AND ITS EFFECTS ON CORN YIELD
By:
PAUL CARLONE
Mentor: Dr. Mario R Carlone JR & Dr. Redina Herman
Geog 405: Methods of Research
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