Understanding weather and climate /

Creator: Aguado, Edward.
Creator: Burt, James E.
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson Prentice Hall,
Date: c2007.
LCC: QC861.2 .A27 2007
Description: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description: Energy and mass -- Composition and structure of the atmosphere -- Solar radiation and the seasons -- Energy balance and temperature -- Atmospheric pressure and wind -- Water in the atmosphere -- Atmospheric moisture -- Cloud development and forms -- Precipitation processes -- Distribution and movement of air -- Atmospheric circulation and pressure distributions -- Air masses and fronts -- Disturbances -- Midlatitude cyclones -- Lightning, thunder, and tornadoes -- Tropical storms and hurricanes -- Human activities -- Weather forecasting and analysis -- Human effects: air pollution and heat islands -- Current, past, and future climates -- Earth's climates -- Climate changes: past and future -- Special topics and appendices -- Atmospheric optics.
Description: System requirements Windows: 233 MHz Intel Pentium processor; 32 MB or more of available RAM; Windows 98/ME/2000/NT4-sp3/XP; Netscape NS7, Microsoft IE5.2, Safari 1.x, Firefox 1.x; 16-bit sound card; 1024x768 monitor resolution set to 16-bit color, mouse or other pointing device, 12x CD-ROM drive, active Internet connection.
Description: System requirements Macintosh: PowerPC G3 233 MHz processor or better; 50 MB or more of available RAM; operating system OSX; 1024x768 monitor resolution set to 16-bit color, mouse or other pointing device, 12x CD-ROM drive, active Internet connection.
Identifier: QC861.2 .A27 2007
Subject: Atmospheric physics.
Subject: Weather.
Subject: Climatology.
Original relation: Table of Contents also issued online.
Identifier: http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip066/2006000631.html
Identifier: URN:ISBN:0131496964 (alk. paper)
Identifier: URN:ISBN:9780131496965 (alk. paper)
Identifier: URN:ISBN:0131547879 (CD-ROM)
Identifier: URN:ISBN:9780131547872 (CD-ROM)

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Categories: Atmospheric physics, CD-ROM, Climatology, Weather