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Exercises for Weather & Climate, 9th edition

  • Greg Carbone

Published by Pearson (December 24th 2014) - Copyright © 2016

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Table of contents

Preface v

Chapter 1: Vertical Structure of the Atmosphere

Chapter 2: Earth–Sun Geometry

Chapter 3: The Surface Energy Budget

Chapter 4: The Global Energy Budget

Chapter 5: Atmospheric Moisture

Chapter 6: Saturation and Atmospheric Stability

Chapter 7: Cloud Droplets and Raindrops

Chapter 8: Atmospheric Motion

Chapter 9: Weather Map Analysis

Chapter 10: Mid-Latitude Cyclones

Chapter 11: Weather Forecasting

Chapter 12: Thunderstorms and Tornadoes

Chapter 13: Hurricanes

Chapter 14: Climate Controls

Chapter 15: Climate Classification

Chapter 16: Climatic Variability and Change

Chapter 17: Simulating Climatic Change

Appendix A Dimensions and Units

Appendix B Earth Measures

Appendix C Weather Symbols

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