Geostrophic Atmospheric Moisture Waves

Update 2018: Related research on my part suggests that the atmospheric moisture waves are closely related to a larger scale of the commonly observed Kelvin – Helmholtz cloud waves.  That makes ...

Geostrophic Moisture across North America

If one takes the January 1979 surface plot of the ERAI EP (Evaporation minus Precipitation) coverage, this is a sample of the possible views.  If I’m not mistaken, Rossby and Kelvin waves are s...

Persistence of the Solar River

It’s only fair to recognize the Solar Mountain’s conceptual inverse (loosely speaking), the Solar River.  The featured animation illustrates the summer and winter climatological average ...