To find more information about Rowman and Littlefield titles, please visit www.rowmanlittlefield.com.In order to maintain constant westerly momentum, the west-east velocity must increase correspondingly. ... of 0.7 what it was at the equator, and therefore the west-east air speed relative to the earth must be 330 m/s (737 mph)! ... Only at low latitudes, then, does a semblance of a Hadley cell exist. ... It is related only indirectly to latitudinal temperature differences through momentum transfers effected by the Hadley cell of the lower latitudes, which is directly driven by heat differentials.
|Title||:||The Climate of the Earth|
|Author||:||Paul E. Lydolph|
|Publisher||:||Government Institutes - 1985-01-01|