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B Mass of the atmosphere
F Atmospheric energy and horizontal heat transport
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adiabatic adiabatic lapse rate air masses air parcel airflow airstreams anticyclone Arctic areas associated Atlantic atmosphere average belt Chapter circulation climatic cloud coast cold air cold front condensation continental convective convergence cooling Coriolis Coriolis force cP air cumulus currents cyclonic decrease depressions droplets earth easterly eastern effect energy equator Equatorial Trough evaporation evapotranspiration example forest frontal zone geostrophic geostrophic wind high-pressure cells horizontal hurricane increase insolation inversion jet stream lapse rate latent heat latitudes layer low-pressure m/sec maritime maximum mean annual meteorological meters mid-latitude moisture monsoon mountain moving North America northern hemisphere occur ocean ozone Pacific pattern Plate polar poleward rain rainfall regions saturation saturation vapor pressure season Section shows solar radiation southern storm summer temperature gradient thermal thunderstorms tropical tropopause troposphere vapor pressure variations velocity vertical warm air wave weather westerlies whereas wind speeds winter zonal