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weather
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
The state of the atmosphere at a definite time and place with respect to air temperature, humidity, wind, precipitation, cloudiness, etc.
Definition Source
Schwarz, Charles F.; Thor, Edward C.; Elsner, Gary H. 1976. Wildland planning glossary. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-13. Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/5862.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/5862
Used For
weather patterns
Broader Term
meteorology and climatology
Narrower Term
atmospheric disturbances
drought
El Nino
fire weather
floods
intraseasonal oscillation
La Nina
meteorological data
meteorological parameters
North Atlantic Oscillation
weather forecasting
Related Term
air temperature
climate
condensation (phase transition)
eddy covariance
temperature inversion
troposphere
weather research and forecasting model
Spanish
tiempo meteorológico
Term Number
5862