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Midlatitude synoptic meteorology : dynamics, analysis, and forecasting

Author: Gary Lackmann
Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts : American Meteorological Society, [2011] ©2011
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"The past decade has been characterized by remarkable advances in meteorological observation, computing techniques, and data-visualization technology. However, the benefit of these advances can only be fully realized with the introduction of a systematic, applied approach to meteorological education that allows well-established theoretical concepts to be applied to modernized observational and numerical datasets.  Read more...
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Lackmann, Gary.
Midlatitude synoptic meteorology.
Boston, Mass. : American Meteorological Society, ©2011
(DLC) 2011029732
(OCoLC)711050643
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Lackmann
ISBN: 9781878220561 187822056X
OCLC Number: 828794152
Description: 1 online resource (345 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Introduction, Background, and Basics --
Quasigeostrophic Theory --
Isentropic Analysis --
The Potential Vorticity Framework --
Extratropical Cyclones --
Fronts --
Baroclinic instability --
Cold-air damming --
Winter storms --
Numerical weather prediction --
Weather forecasting --
Manual analysis.
Responsibility: Gary Lackmann.

Abstract:

"The past decade has been characterized by remarkable advances in meteorological observation, computing techniques, and data-visualization technology. However, the benefit of these advances can only be fully realized with the introduction of a systematic, applied approach to meteorological education that allows well-established theoretical concepts to be applied to modernized observational and numerical datasets. This textbook links theoretical concepts to modern technology and facilitates the meaningful application of concepts, theories, and techniques using real data. As such, it will both serve those planning careers in meteorological research and weather prediction, and provide a template for the application of modern technology in a classroom and laboratory setting. Synoptic-dynamic meteorology, synoptically driven mesoscale phenomena, weather forecasting, and numerical weather prediction are covered in depth in this text, which is intended for undergraduates and beginning graduate students in the atmospheric sciences."--

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