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Main Title Weather & climate training.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Eder, B. K.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 2012
OCLC Number 794558760
Subjects Atmosphere. ; Weather. ; Climatology. ; Atmospheric temperature. ; Meteorology.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBD  EPA-Z/1091 Disc 1. CD Collection. Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 10/23/2018
Collation [6] DVD-videos (approximately 1500 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Title from disc. Twenty-five recorded training classes recorded at the United States Environmental Protection Agency in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina throughout May, June, and July, 2012.
Contents Notes
Twenty-five recorded classes entitled, Introduction to Weather and Climate, taught at the US EPA-RTP May-July, 2012. The course examined the characteristics of the atmosphere, emphasizing its physical and dynamical properties as they relate to every-day weather and climate, focusing on the U.S. and North Carolina. It examined energy forms as they relate to temperature, moisture forms as they relate to clouds and precipitation formation, and pressure patterns as they relate to wind. The course also examined air masses, fronts and mid-latitude cyclones; as well as the development and impact of severe weather phenomena (i.e. thunderstorms, tornadoes and hurricanes.). Disc 1. Days 1,2,3,4--Disc 2. Days 5,6,7,8.