[python #BLO-430107]: Bulk Richardson number calculation - gradients?
- Subject: [python #BLO-430107]: Bulk Richardson number calculation - gradients?
- Date: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 13:09:04 -0600
There shouldn't be any limitations to the data you pass in. You are correct
that Brunt-Vaisala frequency is undefined when dTheta/dZ is negative. For data
points where that is the case, the MetPy function will return values of np.nan
(as we do for other undefined values).
> Thanks so much Ryan! Metpy and your support really are awesome!
> One other small question - Brunt Vaisala frequency calculation (
> From reading around the subject on this metric I am not sure if it is valid
> to use when the potential temperature gradient is negative. Do you know if
> there are any limitations to what data I send this function?
Ticket ID: BLO-430107
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