eastward_storm_motion

under discussion
Created: Feb. 8, 2021
Proposer: Emily Schlie, Eric Engle, and the CAMPS team
Proposed Date: 2020-12-22
Change Date: Feb. 8, 2021, 3:15 p.m.
Term: eastward_storm_motion
Unit: m s-1
Unit ref: UVAA
AMIP:
GRIB:
The eastward component of storm motion. “Eastward” indicates a vector component which is positive when directed eastward (negative westward). Storm motion is defined as the average speed of a storm and the direction the storm will move from.