Terms in this set (11)
the temperature at which condensation occures
the ratio of the actual amount of water vapor in the air to the capacity of the air to hold moisture at a given temperature. Generally expressed as a percent (%).
atmospheric pressure as indicated by a barometer
weather station model
the symbols used to represent the weather conditions of a location on a weather map
the weight of the atmosphere at any particular point
the change in state of matter from a vapor to a liquid.
an instrument that measures atmospheric pressure
unit of measurement for wind velocity
unit of measurement for air pressure
the rate of pressure change occurring over a given distance (to calculate: change in field value divided by distance)
instrument used to measure dew point and relative humidity