mesoscale

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mesoscale

A scale used in meteorology that extends from approximately 0.7 to 70 miles (1 to 100 km). Mesoscale features include such things as thunderstorms, sea breezes, gust fronts, and macrobursts.
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SGI Altix 3000 Will Run Mesoscale Meteorology Models to Aid California and Nevada Meteorologists and Firefighters
To compute the mountains of data needed to deliver meteorological products from a mesoscale meteorology model, the Desert Research Institute (DRI), a long-time Silicon Graphics customer, has added a 32-processor SGI(R) Altix(R) 3000 supercomputer and 1.
Mesoscale Meteorology in Mid-Latitudes presents the dynamics of mesoscale meteorological phenomena in a highly accessible, student-friendly manner.