Atmospheric Sciences 101 Syllabus

Atmospheric Sciences 101 Syllabus - :Weather Autumn2011...

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Atmospheric Sciences 101: Weather Autumn 2011 Course Outline  Course Outline: The readings in Ahrens, Essentials of Meteorology, Fifth Edition, or Weather are shown in ().  Pages are  the same. If you purchased another edition the pages will be different but the content will be essentially  the same. Quick Start Mini-Course Introduction. Temperature and its measurement (25-27, 69-75)  Pressure and its measurement (141-148)  Wind and humidity (161-164)  Surface weather map  Fronts and cyclones. Upper air observations  Upper air charts. Weather satellite imagery  (240-243) Weather radar  (135-137) Identifying clouds (97-107)  The Basics Composition and origin of the atmosphere (1-7)  Vertical structure of the atmosphere (8-13 ) Gas laws. Adiabatic warming and cooling (31) Moisture and its measurement (79-90) Condensation, evaporation, and latent heat (91-96, 26-30)  Dew, frost, and fog 
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  • Spring '10
  • GREGORY
  • Weather forecasting, surface weather map, air charts. Weather, Personal weather forecasting, laws. Adiabatic warming, reliable weather data

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