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Table Of Contents Composition, extent, vertical division Vertical distribution of temperature Transfer of heat: Lapse rate, stability and instability Temp. near the earth's surface, surface eff Barometric pressure, isobars Pressure variation with height Reduction of pressure to mean sea level International Standard Atmosphere Pressure altitude, density altitude, true alt altimeter settings Calc. of terrain clearance, lowest usable fl Definition and measurement Primary cause of wind, pressure gradient, Relationship between isobars and wind Effects of convergence and divergence General circulation around the globe Turbulence and gustiness, types of turbs Origin and location of turbulence Variation of wind in the friction layer Variation of the wind caused by fronts Anabatic and catabatic winds Origin of jet streams Description and location of jet streams Names, heights and seasonal occurrence Jet stream recognition CAT: cause, location and forecasting Origin of standing waves Water vapour in the atmosphere Temperature/dewpoint, mixing ratio, Condensation, evaporation, sublimation, Adiabatic processes Cooling by adiabatic exp. by advection Cloud types, cloud classification Influence of inversions on cloud devel Flying conditions in each cloud type Radiation fog Advection fog Steaming fog Frontal fog Orographic fog Development of precipitation Types of precipitation, Description, factors affecting Classification of airmasses, mods Boundaries between airmasses, general sit Warm front, associated clouds & weather Cold front, associated clouds and weather Warm sector, associated clouds & weather Weather behind the cold front Occlusions, associated clouds and weather Stationary front, assoc. clouds & weather Movement of fronts and pressure syst Location of the principal pressure areas Cyclones & Anticyclones, types, gen. properties, c Thermal-, orographic- and sec. depress Development of tropical revolving storms Origin and local names, location General seasonal circulation in the tropos Tropical rain climate, dry climate, Seasonal variations of weather and wind, Intertropical convergence (ITCZ), weather Climatic elements relative to the area Easterly waves Westerly waves High pressure area Uniform pressure pattern Cold pool Local seasonal weather and wind- Weather conditions ice accretion, topogr Types of ice accretion Hazards of ice accretion, avoidance Effects on flight, avoidance CAT: effects on flight Weather conditions for vertical windshears Weather conditions for horiz. windshears Structure of thunderstorms, squall lines, Conditions for and process of development, Thunderstorm avoid., ground/airborne radar Development and effect of downbursts Development of lightning discharge Occurrence Influence on aircraft performance Influence of terrain -clouds & precipitation, Vert. movements, mountainwave, windshear, Reduction of visibility caused by mist, Reduction of visibility On the ground Upper air observations Satellite observations, interpretation Weather radar observations Charts of significant weather, tropopause, maximum Upper air charts Symbols and signs on analysed and prognostic chart Aeronautical codes:METAR, TAF, SPECI, SIGMET, SNOW Meteorological broadcasts for aviation: VOLMET, AT Content and use of pre-flight meteorological docum Measuring and warning systems for low level windsh Special meteorological warnings
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