Stuve Diagrams


Use this Word instrument for this lab. In this lab you succeed use Stuve diagrams (from radiosonde soundings) and a exterior latitude map to obviate the mien of serious thunderstorms and tornadoes in the United States for a local day.

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You succeed be filling out knowledge for different Stuve diagrams which are granted under as well-mannered. The values of CAPE, LI, PW, and HEL are all granted in the post to the suitable of the Stuve diagram. For "Parcel Description" and "Dewpoint Description" briefly illustrate the pattern of these two lines on the Stuve diagram.

STUVES:

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You can use this map of the United States as regard for the locations of each standing identifier in each Stuve daigram.

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Use this exterior latitude map to see if there are any fronts or boundaries on this day.

SURFACE MAP:

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Use these maps to test your obviates.

VERIFICATION:

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