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FRANCES C. PARMENTER

data, the coldest surfaces appear white and thewarmer surfaces appear dark. Figure 3 is the same viewrecorded by the 6.7-pm "water vapor" channel. Thischannel provides information on the moisture contentof the upper troposphere and the moisture ptternsassociated with jet streams and frontal systems. Here,moisture-laden areas will appear white and the dryerareas dnrk. Man>- cloud features are easily recognizedin all three types of data; yet, when taken together, eachof these satellite views

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Werner Alpers, Andrei Yu. Ivanov, and Knut-Frode Dagestad

band adjacent to the southeast coast (marked “F” in Fig. 1 ) resulting from the foehn wind blowing from land onto the sea, and 3) the wind jet (marked “1” in Fig. 1 ) emanating from the central east coast and blowing toward the center of the eddy. Other features that are not resolved by the SAR-derived wind field ( Fig. 2 ), but are visible on the SAR image ( Fig. 1 ) and marked by the numbers “2” to “5,” will be discussed in section 5 . 3. The cyclonic eddy The presence of an atmospheric

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FRANCES C. PARMENTER

, pass 638, June 9, 1967, 303s GMT.March 1968 Frances C. Parmenter 1 89FIGURE 3.-850-mb., 700-mh. mind, 200-mb. jet axis for 0000 Gw, June 10, 1967, and reportred Severe weather.northern portion of the den- point front. Warm, dry,clear air lies to the west of this line.Figure 3 shows the 8SO-mb. and 700-mb. minds and thesevere weather reported within 2 hr. of the satellitephotograph. Three large cumulonimbus clusters wit,h topsat 25,000-30,000 ft. were reported in Radar Summary2045 GMT, July 9

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Bradley M. Muller, Christopher G. Herbster, and Frederick R. Mosher

. Kono , D. Kress , and E. Lau , 2007 : Wind environment in the lee of Kauai Island, Hawaii during trade wind conditions: Weather setting for the Helios mishap . Bound.-Layer Meteor. , 123 , 463 – 480 , doi: 10.1007/s10546-007-9155-z . Rahn , D. A. , T. R. Parish , and D. Leon , 2013 : Airborne measurements of coastal jet transition around Point Conception, California . Mon. Wea. Rev. , 141 , 3827 – 3839 , doi: 10.1175/MWR-D-13-00030.1 . Rosenthal , J. , 1968 : A Catalina

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