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Why doesn't earth radiate at wavelengths where there is strong absorption?

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Book on atmosphere dynamics

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Do I understand pressure coordinates in the right way?

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Why atmospheric temperature lapse rate doesn't have a discontinuity at 0°C when ice is formed?

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Is equivalent potential temperature constant also for dry adiabatic processes?

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Why positive PV Anomaly moves westwards?

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How to explain "Vacuum Cleaner Effect" for upper level PV anomaly?

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Why does relative vorticity in spherical coordinates have an extra term as compared to the usual cartesian derivation?

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What is the correct velocity to calculate propagation speed of a Rossby Wave?

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Why is one term missing in the derivation of continuity equation in isentropic coordinates?

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What is the deeper difference between QG Omega equation and QG Height tendency equation?

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Why is latent heat of water vapor included in specific enthalpy of moist air?

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Why air parcel is on a circular trajectory when considering Coriolis force

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How is Wind oriented in a Jet Streak?

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How is centrifugal force identified in equations of fluid motion in the rotating reference system of earth?

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How can carbon flows be modeled mathematically?

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Why is dependence of radiation forcing on CO2 concentration logarithmic?

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How can a single layer atmospheric model for the greenhouse effect be consistent with adiabatic temperature gradient and optical depth considerations?

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Why do clouds have positive climate feedback although they have a cooling net effect?

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Why is the quantity "Geopotential" important in meteorology?

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What does the index "p" mean in the gradient of geopotential in pressure coordinates?

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How can speed of geostrophic wind change when forces are always perpendicular to speed?

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Why are there different Notations of Vorticity Equation?

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Can frictional force be un-aligned with wind direction?

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Where can I obtain the raw atmospheric data that weather forecast images are based on?

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Why shear stress vector must be parallel to flow in this example?

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Comparing expressions for Ertel Potential Vorticity and Quasi Geostrophic Potential Vorticity

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Doesn't Increase of Potential Temperature with Height contradict Adiabatic Nature of Processes within Troposphere?

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Why is mixing ratio at LCL not the same as for starting condition?