Atmospheric Moisture 1

Atmospheric Moisture 1 - Does not change with temperature...

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Atmospheric Moisture Properties of water Measures of humidity vapor pressure specific humidity mixing ratio relative humidity dewpoint
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Aguado and Burt, Figure 5-1
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Energy and Moisture: phase change
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Aguado and Burt, Figure 5-2 Vapor Pressure
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Aguado and Burt, Figure 5-3
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Aguado and Burt, Figure 5-4
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Reaching Equilibrium Water vapor applet
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Absolute Humidity Density of water vapor (g/m 3 ) Specific Humidity Mass of water vapor per mass of air (g/kg) Does not vary with air volume fluxes
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Unformatted text preview: Does not change with temperature Mixing Ratio Mass of water vapor per mass of dry air (g/kg) Relative Humidity Water vapor amount present relative to a saturation point Aguado and Burt, Figure 5-6 Aguado and Burt, Figure 5-7 Aguado and Burt, Figure 5-13 Sling Psychrometer Aguado and Burt, Figure 5-13 hygrothermograph Aguado and Burt, Table 5-2 Aguado and Burt, Figure 5-8 Dewpoint...
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This note was uploaded on 06/06/2011 for the course GEOG 202 taught by Professor Carborne during the Fall '10 term at South Carolina.

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