Finally had a breakthrough in my correlation programming method. I often wonder why these breakthroughs take so much time to come about. Why didn't I think of this before? A long story short, I can now correlate one days worth of soundings in four seconds. Not bad. Still room for improvement. Below are this years sounding correlations in chart format and table format.
500mb Rossby Correlation Chart 01SEP13-20JUL14 (larger chart)
(X = Duration, Y = Correlation Coefficient)
500mb Rossby Correlation Table 01SEP13-20JUL14 (larger table)
(Daily Top 10 Duration)
It is easy to depict that the dominant recurring oscillation is constantly evolving. All of the above jabber stems from THIS and THIS.
Sounding Domain (larger view)
(Keeping it local - OSNW3|WxClimate)
If there are any questions, comments, or suggestions on the material presented please let me know. Thanks for reading! More to come.