Approximations in the use of pressure coordinates
Wigley, T. M. L.
- Publisher: Co-Action Publishing
Approximations in the use of any scalar dependent variable as a vertical coordinate in Dynamic Meteorology are derived. A connection with the barotropic approximation is made for the case of a pressure coordinate system where the dependent variable is pressure.DOI: 10.1111/j.2153-3490.1964.tb00139.x