This updated and enhanced seventh edition of ESSENTIALS OF METEOROLOGY is written by the most widely read and authoritative author in introductory meteorology-Donald Ahrens. Ahrensas ability to explain relatively complicated ideas in a student-friendly, manageable fashion allows even non-science students to visualize the principles of meteorology. The textas clear and inviting narrative is supplemented by numerous pedagogical features that encourage observing, calculating, and synthesizing information. New critical thinking questions linked to key figures and concept animation boxes pointing to online animations and appendices help students to immediately apply the text material to the world around themaand understand the underlying meteorological principles. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Why is it important that for a surface low to develop or intensify, its upper-level counterpart must be to the left (or west) of ... Why do mid-latitude cyclones tend to develop along the polar front? mid-latitude cyclonic storm often moves eastward oranbsp;...
|Title||:||Essentials of Meteorology: An Invitation to the Atmosphere|
|Author||:||C. Donald Ahrens|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2014-01-01|