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Investigation #4 - Pressure & Density
  • Introduction to pressure and density with respect to motion in the atmosphere.
  • Introduction to pressure recording instruments including conversions between pressure values
  • Interpretation of surface air pressure and atmospheric dynamics
  • Analysis of isobaric patterns of pressure and winds
  • Hurricane analysis using hurricane Andrew data
  • Large scale patterns  and upper level winds (jet stream)
  • Station circle coding and analysis for surface pressure
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