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Investigation #9 - Clouds, Fog & Precipitation
  • Introduction to atmospheric moisture, phase changes, clouds and precipitation types.
  • Calculations involving dew points, relative humidity, vapor pressure and saturation vapor pressure.
  • Wet bulb, dry bulb, wet-bulb depressions, humidity and psychrometers
  • Fog types and occurrences
  • Cloud types
  • Adiabatics and condensation levels
  • Bergeron and coalescence processes
  • Station circle coding
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