ageostrophic wind

ageostrophic wind

[ə′jē·ə¦sträf·ik ′wind]
(meteorology)
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Another part of the wind shear is that associated with the ageostrophic wind, which is not directly related to the horizontal temperature gradient.
In our simulations some deviations probably stem from the choice of the wind forcing that ignores local ageostrophic wind components.