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Storm and cloud dynamics : the dynamics of clouds and precipitating mesoscale systems /

by Cotton, William R; Bryan, George H; Van den Heever, Susan C.
Series: International geophysics series: v. 99.Publisher: Burlington, MA : Academic Press, c2011Edition: 2nd ed.Description: xvi, 809 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780120885428; 0120885425.Other title: Dynamics of clouds and precipitating mesoscale systems.Subject(s): Clouds -- Dynamics | Cumulus | Precipitation (Meteorology) | Mesometeorology
Contents:
Clouds -- Fundamental concepts and parameterizations -- Fundamental equations governing cloud processes -- Turbulence -- The parameterization or modeling of microphysical processes in clouds -- Radiative transfer in a cloudy atmosphere and its parameterization -- The dynamics of clouds -- Fogs and stratocumulus clouds -- Cumulus clouds -- Cumulonimbus clouds and severe convective storms -- Mesoscale convective systems -- The mesoscale structure of extratropical cyclones and middle and high clouds -- The influence of mountains on airflow, clouds, and precipitation -- Clouds, storms and global climate.
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BOOK BOOK Mesa Lab QC921.6.D95 C67 2011 (Browse shelf) 1 Checked out 05/29/2014

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Clouds -- Fundamental concepts and parameterizations -- Fundamental equations governing cloud processes -- Turbulence -- The parameterization or modeling of microphysical processes in clouds -- Radiative transfer in a cloudy atmosphere and its parameterization -- The dynamics of clouds -- Fogs and stratocumulus clouds -- Cumulus clouds -- Cumulonimbus clouds and severe convective storms -- Mesoscale convective systems -- The mesoscale structure of extratropical cyclones and middle and high clouds -- The influence of mountains on airflow, clouds, and precipitation -- Clouds, storms and global climate.

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