A Primer on Vorticity for Application in Supercells and Tornadoes
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|Charles A. Doswell III, Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies|
|"Vorticity is a 3-dimensional vector.... associated with the spatial variation of the wind field." This tutorial for those interested in supercell thunderstorms and tornadoes contains four mathematical diversions exploring models of fluid dynamics and kinematics. With figures and references.|
|Math Topics:||Calculus (Multivariable), Meteorology, Fluid Mechanics|
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