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The Resource Synoptic and dynamic climatology, Roger G. Barry and Andrew M. Carleton

Synoptic and dynamic climatology, Roger G. Barry and Andrew M. Carleton

Label
Synoptic and dynamic climatology
Title
Synoptic and dynamic climatology
Statement of responsibility
Roger G. Barry and Andrew M. Carleton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book provides the first comprehensive account of the dynamical behaviour and mechanisms of the global climate system and its components, together with a modern survey of synoptic-scale weather systems in the tropics and extratropics
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Barry, Roger Graham
Dewey number
551.6
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Carleton, Andrew M.
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Synoptic climatology
Label
Synoptic and dynamic climatology, Roger G. Barry and Andrew M. Carleton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of plates; Preface; Acknowledgments; The climate system and its study; Introduction; Time and space scales of weather and climate processes; Dynamic and synoptic climatology; The structure of the book; Climate data and their analysis; Remotely sensed data; Climate variables and their statistical description; Analytical tools for spatial data; Time series; Empirical orthogonal function analysis, clustering, and classification; Eulerian and Lagrangian methods; Dynamic climatology; Global climate and the general circulation
  • Basic controls of the atmospheric circulation and its maintenanceCirculation cells; The Earth's geography; Climate system feedbacks; General circulation models; The global circulation description; Centers of action; Global climatic features; Air masses; Potential vorticity; Large-scale circulation and climatic characteristics; Jetstreams; Planetary waves; Zonal index; Zonal and blocking flow modes; Blocking mechanisms; Low-frequency circulation variability and per
Control code
ocm50322363
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415031158
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50322363
Label
Synoptic and dynamic climatology, Roger G. Barry and Andrew M. Carleton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of plates; Preface; Acknowledgments; The climate system and its study; Introduction; Time and space scales of weather and climate processes; Dynamic and synoptic climatology; The structure of the book; Climate data and their analysis; Remotely sensed data; Climate variables and their statistical description; Analytical tools for spatial data; Time series; Empirical orthogonal function analysis, clustering, and classification; Eulerian and Lagrangian methods; Dynamic climatology; Global climate and the general circulation
  • Basic controls of the atmospheric circulation and its maintenanceCirculation cells; The Earth's geography; Climate system feedbacks; General circulation models; The global circulation description; Centers of action; Global climatic features; Air masses; Potential vorticity; Large-scale circulation and climatic characteristics; Jetstreams; Planetary waves; Zonal index; Zonal and blocking flow modes; Blocking mechanisms; Low-frequency circulation variability and per
Control code
ocm50322363
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415031158
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50322363

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