Synoptic and Planetary Scale Phenomena Leading to the Formation And Recurrence of Precipitation

  1. Helmut Weickmann
  1. Jerome Namias

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM005p0032

Physics of Precipitation: Proceedings of the Cloud Physics Conference, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, June 3-5, 1959

Physics of Precipitation: Proceedings of the Cloud Physics Conference, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, June 3-5, 1959

How to Cite

Namias, J. (1960) Synoptic and Planetary Scale Phenomena Leading to the Formation And Recurrence of Precipitation, in Physics of Precipitation: Proceedings of the Cloud Physics Conference, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, June 3-5, 1959 (ed H. Weickmann), American Geophysical Union, Washington D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM005p0032

Author Information

  1. U.S. Weather Bureau, Washington, D.C.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1960

Book Series:

  1. Geophysical Monograph Series

Book Series Editors:

  1. Waldo E. Smith

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900056

Online ISBN: 9781118668931

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Keywords:

  • Air masses;
  • Cyclone tracks;
  • Mid-troposphere;
  • Synoptic and planetary scale system;
  • Temperature anomaly

Summary

  • Introduction

  • Precipitation Fields Related To Midtropospheric Time-Averaged Flow Patterns