Atmospheric tides


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Since then, he has utilized these radars for studies of atmospheric waves in the middle atmosphere, including atmospheric tides, planetary waves and atmospheric gravity waves.
Global oscillations of wind, temperature and pressure repeating each day or fraction of a day are called atmospheric tides. In contrast to ocean tides, they are driven by variation in heating between day and night.
Influence of gravitational atmospheric tides (the model was not implemented) could be neglected in data processing.
Although much remains to be learned about airglow, its intensity appears to be linked to fluctuations in solar activity (both long term and short term), the observer's latitude, atmospheric tides, time of night, season, and more.
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