Convection

Business / Construction / Convection: Currents created by heating air, which then rises and pulls cooler air behind it. Also see radiation.
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Level Of Free Convection (LFC)

Science / Weather / Level Of Free Convection (LFC): The level at which a parcel of saturated air becomes warmer than the surrounding air and begins to rise freely. This occurs most readily in a conditionally unstable atmosphere. MORE

Skew T-Log P Diagram

Science / Weather / Skew T-Log P Diagram: A thermodynamic diagram, using the temperature and the logarithm of pressure as coordinates. It is used to evaluate and forecast air parcel properties. Some values that can be determined are the Conve MORE