Scale selection and energy spectra of disturbances in Southern Hemisphere flows.

J. Frederiksen

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The growth and nonlinear interaction of initially small-amplitude disturbances, having a complete spectrum of zonal wavenumbers, with zonally averaged flows characteristic of January and May Southern Hemisphere situations, are studied in a multilevel primitive equation spectral model incorporating spherical geometry and viscous dissipation.-from Author

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2573-2584
Number of pages12
JournalJournal of the Atmospheric Sciences
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 1981
Externally publishedYes

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