The following shows MTP's IAC details of a SOLVE flight.


The wave score for this flight is 0.58, and has 2 wave encounter events.  Interesting synoptic-scale isentrope distortions are present.

Figure 1.  Flight track.

Figure 2.   CTC.

Figure 3.  IAC

Figure 4a & 4b.  Zoom of 1st wave event, having wave score of 0.26 (264 meters, 1.0 ks).

Figure 5.  Zoom of 2nd wave candidate, with wave score of 0.32 (205 meters, 2.5 ks).

Figure 6.  Zoom of region after 2nd wave event,.exhibiting synoptically sloped isentropes.


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