Supplementary Note on “A Scheme of Dynamic Initialization of the Boundary Layer in a Primitive Equation Model”

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  • 1 Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory/NOAA, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08540
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Abstract

A scheme is presented for improving the previously proposed method of dynamic initialization of the boundary layer in a primitive equation model (Kurihara and Tuleya, 1978). Performance of the revised scheme is shown for the case of a strong vortex superposed on a zonal flow.

Abstract

A scheme is presented for improving the previously proposed method of dynamic initialization of the boundary layer in a primitive equation model (Kurihara and Tuleya, 1978). Performance of the revised scheme is shown for the case of a strong vortex superposed on a zonal flow.

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