Re: streamfunction

From: Dennis Shea <shea_at_nyahnyahspammersnyahnyah>
Date: Sun Jan 09 2011 - 12:01:02 MST

There is no built in function for computing stream function
or velocity potential for a limited region. This requires
using a relaxation methodology. The input would be
relative vorticity.

See:
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Monthly Weather Review: 1986, Vol. 114, No. 8, pp. 15471551.

Computation of the Streamfunction and Velocity Potential and
Reconstruction of the Wind Field

S.J. Bijlsma, L.M. Hafkenscheid, and Peter Lynch
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Good luck

On 1/9/11 9:44 AM, Erik Noble wrote:
> Hi,
> If I am interested in calculating the streamfunction at 700 mb using
> data on a regulare lat-lon grid that is not global, which function
> would I use?
> zonal_mpsi.ncl ? Are there others?
>
> Thank you,
> Erik
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