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Main Title General meteorology.
Author Byers, Horace Robert,
Publisher McGraw-Hill,
Year Published 1974
OCLC Number 00749875
ISBN 0070095000; 9780070095007
Subjects Meteorology. ; Meteorologie ; Meteorologie.--(DE-588)4038953-4
Additional Subjects Meteorology
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EKBM  QC861.2.B9 1974 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 08/31/2011
Edition 4th ed.
Collation xiv, 461 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes
First ed. published in 1937 under title: Synoptic and aeronautical meteorology. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Radiation and the temperature distribution in the atmosphere -- Stability, instability and vertical motions -- Air masses : their characteristics and modifications -- The general circulation -- The secondary circulations : cyclones and anticyclones -- Changes in air masses with lifting -- The air masses of North America -- Air-mass analysis on the synoptic chart -- Weather forecasting -- Condensation and precipitation -- Fog -- The thunderstorm, the tornado and waterspout -- The formation of ice on aircraft -- Atmosphere turbulence and the wind structure near the surface of the Earth -- Dust storms.