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Meteorology today : an introduction to weather, climate, and the environment
C. Donald Ahrens.
 
Location
   
Online
       
Natural Resources Library Call Number
  Stacks QC861.3 .A39 2013 (Browse Shelf) Available
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Description
  • ISBN: 9780840054999
  • ISBN: 0840054998
  • ISBN: 9781111990824 (International ed.)
  • OCLC Number: 808337874
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Includes index.
Table of Contents

1. Earth and its atmosphere -- 2. Energy : warming the earth and the atmosphere -- 3. Seasonal and daily temperatures -- 4. Atmospheric humidity -- 5. Condensation : dew, fog, and clouds -- 6. Stability and cloud development -- 7. Precipitation -- 8. Air pressure and winds -- 9. Wind : small scale and local systems -- 10. Wind : global systems -- 11. Air masses and fronts -- 12. Middle-latitude cyclones -- 13. Weather forecasting -- 14. Thunderstorms and tornadoes -- 15. Hurricanes -- 16. Earth's changing climate -- 17. Global climate -- 18. Air pollution -- 19. Light, color, and atmospheric optics.
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