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Annually, on the basis of latitude alone, this latitude would be expected to experience the warmest temperatures:
Between December 21 and June 21, the angle of the Sun above the horizon at noon in Huntsville, Texas
You would expect the greatest annual range in temperature to occur
over the interior of the continents
You are located in the middle latitudes of the Northern Hemisphere. Between Christmas and New Years, the length of the daylight is
Which of these was NOT involved with the formation and evolution of our present atmosphere
In the northern middle latitudes, we can expect the day with the shortest number of daylight hours to be around
Perihelion occurs about January 3rd. Perihelion represents the position of the Earth when it is
Closest to the Sun
the envelope of gas that surrounds the planet and is held by the Earth's gravitational attraction
Upper surface of Earth's crust and all the landforms on Earth. Includes surface of seafloor
Is a tool used in Geography that involves obtaining information (images) about an area without having physical contact with that area
is the study of the atmosphere and atmospheric processes. Meteorologists study the physics of the atmosphere and focus on short-term weather forecasting
is the study of weather conditions for the longer period. Climatologists focus on average conditions and predict long range changes
Solar radiation reaches Earth's surface and the Earth then radiates that energy
average temperature of the month (summing daily mean temp/# days in a month)
Monthly mean temperature
A temperature measurement that takes into account the effect of wind speed on the rate of heat loss from the body
climate warmer than rural climate due to the change in surface cover (roads, buildings, factories, etc.)
Urban heat Island
can obtain a whole range of data
(e.g., satellite; doppler radar; etc.) for accurate forecasting
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