Flashcards in Maths questions for CLI2201 Deck (7)
Geostrophic model: can be calculated from balance between what?
PFG and CF
1 Pascal =
1kg per m per s^2
1 hPa = ?? pascals
Geostrophic model: In equation ♣p / ♣x = ẟ x f x v
What does each component of the equation stand for?
♣ = triangle
♣p = change of pressure
♣x = change of distance
ẟ = density of air
f = coriolis parameter / flux
v = velocity
What is pressure gradient's physical unit?
Pascals per metre
The ♣p sign in a geostrophic model can be roughly calculated (if stuck) using what?
High Pressure (1030) - Low Pressure (1010)