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Weather and climate.

Seymour Simon

Weather and climate.

  • 400 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Weather -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Climatology -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Weather.,
  • Climatology.

  • About the Edition

    Describes the structure of the atmosphere and the many forces that act upon it to create a great variety of climates and weather. Gives a brief explanation of how to forecast weather.

    Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by John Polgreen.
    SeriesRandom House science library, 7
    ContributionsPolgreen, John, illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC981 .S55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p.
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4436408M
    LC Control Number79090288

    This book presents a comprehensive introduction to weather processes and climatic conditions around the world, their observed variability and changes, and projected future trends. Extensively revised and updated, this ninth edition retains its tried and tested structure while incorporating recent advances in the field. From clear explanations of the basic physical and chemical 1/5(1). Lat: °NLon: °WElev: ft. in ( mb) 15 Feb PM PST. More Information: Local Forecast Office More Local Wx 3 Day History Mobile Weather Hourly Weather Forecast. Extended Forecast for. Detailed Forecast. Partly cloudy, with a low around Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming northwest after on: Las Vegas, NV. Impacts from climate change are happening now. These impacts extend well beyond an increase in temperature, affecting ecosystems and communities in the United States and around the world. Things that we depend upon and value — water, energy, transportation, wildlife, agriculture, ecosystems, and human health — are experiencing the effects. The term weather describes the state of the atmosphere at a given point in time and geographic location. Weather forecasts provide an estimate of the conditions we expect to experience in the near future and are based on statistical models of similar conditions from previous weather events. Temperature, amount and form of airborne moisture.


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