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Main Title A climatology of temperature and precipitation variability in the United States /
Author Eder, B. K. ; Truppi, L. E. ; Finkelstein, P. L.
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Truppi, Lawrence E.
Finkelstein, Peter L.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. Atmospheric Research and Exposure Assessment Lab.
Publisher Atmospheric Research and Exposure Assessment Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1989
Report Number EPA/600-3-89-025
Stock Number PB89-165930
OCLC Number 22269452
Subjects Atmospheric temperature--United States--Standard deviations. ; Precipitation variability--United States. ; United States--Climate. ; Atmospheric temperature--Standard deviations. ; Climatology.
Additional Subjects Climatology ; Variability ; United States ; Atmospheric temperature ; Coefficient of variation ; Seasonal variations ; Periodic variations ; Precipitation(Meteorology) ; Temperature gradients ; Coasts ; Southwestern Region(United States) ; Great Lakes Region(United States)
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EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 600-3-89-025 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 11/23/2015
NTIS  PB89-165930 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 04/04/2019
Collation 43 pages : maps ; 28 cm
Abstract The paper examines the seasonal and annual variance and standardized range for temperature and the seasonal and annual coefficient of variation and normalized standardized range for precipitation, on a climatic division level for the contiguous United States for the period 1895 to 1985. Examination of the temperature variance reveals a continentality phenomenon in which the largest variances occur in the upper midwest section of the country, while the smallest variances are generally found in coastal regions along the west coast, the Gulf coast and southeastern states. Examination of the coefficient of variation for precipitation depicts a propensity for the largest seasonal and annual variation to occur over the southwestern states from Texas to California.
Notes "February 1989." "EPA/600-3-89-025." Project Report. Includes bibliographical references (page 43).
Place Published Research Triangle Park, N.C.
Corporate Au Added Ent Atmospheric Research and Exposure Assessment Laboratory (U.S.)
PUB Date Free Form 1989
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
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OCLC Time Stamp 20151119162904
Language eng
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OCLC Rec Leader 01833cam 2200433Ia 45020