Weather Data Books

  • Piling Engineering: a Handbook for the Tropics

    Reference on all aspects of piling and gives a dedicated account of the practical work involved. It is unique in comparison to existing standard texts in that it is typically focused on the conditions in Asia. Some of these relate to soil conditions, such as rocks deeply affected by tropical weathering, others to working conditions, such as ...

  • The Water Encyclopedia, Third Edition: Hydrologic Data and Internet Resources

    “Just do an Internet search.” “It’s on the Internet” These phrases have quickly become a part of the vernacular. The quintessential book of data relating to water, The Water Encyclopedia: Hydrologic Data and Internet Resources, Third Edition arose from the premise that most of the information provided within this publication could be easily found ...

  • Durability of Building and Construction Sealants and Adhesives: 2nd Edition

    Twelve peer-reviewed papers cover the latest information, gained from laboratory research and field work, on sealant and adhesive durability and the development of new products and test methods. Topics cover: Factors Influencing the Durability of Sealed Joints and Adhesive Fixations—these factors include reducing modulus of sealants; ...

  • Durability Of Building & Construction Sealants & Adhesives: 2nd Volume

    Twelve peer-reviewed papers cover the latest information, gained from laboratory research and field work, on sealant and adhesive durability and the development of new products and test methods. Topics cover: Factors Influencing the Durability of Sealed Joints and Adhesive Fixations—these factors include reducing modulus of sealants; calculating ...

  • Performance and Durability of Window-Wall Interface

    Get the latest information available on the performance and durability of the window-wall interface. STP 1484 offers new research, exhaustive testing, and the creation of installation standards which attempt to identify installation methods and construction sequencing, to integrate a variety of fenestration products into a variety of wall ...

  • Visible Infrared Imager Radiometer Suite: A New Operational Cloud Imager

    The Visible Infrared Imager Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) is the next-generation multispectral imaging instrument to fly on US operational, polar-orbiting meteorological satellites. VIIRS will gather data across 22 spectral bands and be used to create products for a variety of applications including weather forecasting and climate change studies. VIIRS ...

  • Advances in Water Science Methodologies

    Advances in Water Science Methodologies addresses ways and means of using remote sensing data to elucidate the interactions between the atmospheric, oceanic and hydrological processes. Various water-related applications, such as water resources management, environmental monitoring, climate prediction, agriculture, preparation for and mitigation of ...

  • Air Quality Modeling: Theories, Methodologies, Computational Techniques, & Available Databases & Software, Vol. I-Fund.-Book

    This is the first volume of a new book series focusing on the evolving field of AIR QUALITY MODELING. This volume takes an in-depth look at the fundamentals of modeling: from a review of air pollution meteorology to an introduction to Gaussian plume models, from a discussion of plume rise formulations to a review of Eulerian grid models. With ...

  • Adiabatic Invariants in Large-Scale Atmospheric Dynamics

    This book deals with the main principles of large-scale atmospheric dynamics on the basis of adiabatic motion constants. It can be considered as an introduction to the theory of quasi two-dimensional fluid motion concentrating primarily on nearly horizontal fluid parcel displacements in a stably stratified compressible fluid. A thorough ...

  • Moisture Analysis and Condensation Control in Building Envelopes

    This unique new manual provides an introduction to moisture analysis in buildings and examines the necessary technical background for conducting moisture analysis as an integral part of building design.. For the building practitioner without a deep knowledge in hygrothermal analysis, it offers a basic understanding of the mechanisms involved in ...

  • Case Study Country Reports in Tanzania

    This report is the national inventory of Tanzania, and presents the findings of the study team. A base line inventory of sources and sinks of greenhouse gases for Tanzania is being presented. While a lot of gaps do exist in the data available and that which is required for a detailed inventory, the work highlights areas where further research is ...

  • The Basics of Testing Plastics: Mechanical Properties, Flame Exposure, and General Guidelines

    This manual is the first in a planned series of volumes addressing the challenges and problems associated with testing plastics. Future manuals will focus on electrical characteristics, optical and chemical properties, rheological behavior, as well as global concerns for international testing harmonization, recycling, and other important ...

  • Service Reps: A Day In The Life (Video)

    Serve up some nice safety advice for service reps. Field service workers represent their employers in the community. Constantly outdoors, they are at risk from vehicle trouble, adverse weather conditions and pesky bugs and critters that can cause disease. But with this highly practical program, they can be well-informed on and thus well-shielded ...

  • The Climate of the Arctic

    This monograph presents a comprehensive synthesis of our current state of knowledge concerning the climate of the Arctic, using the latest meteorological data. All meteorological elements are described in detail for the first time and an up-to-date review of the available literature for each element is given. Climatic regions are distinguished and ...

  • Human Impacts on Weather and Climate

    This new edition of Human Impacts on Weather and Climate examines the scientific and political debates surrounding anthropogenic impacts on the Earth's climate and presents the most recent theories, data and modeling studies. The book discusses the concepts behind deliberate human attempts to modify the weather through cloud seeding, as well as ...

  • The Sun and Space Weather

    This second edition is a great enhancement of literature which will help the reader get deeper into the specific topics. There are new sections included such as space weather data sources and examples, new satellite missions, and the latest results. At the end a comprehensive index is given which will allow the reader to quickly find his topics of ...

  • Estuaries

    Aspects of the biogeochemistry of estuaries from a variety of environments, from the tropics to the Arctic, are discussed. In most cases the courses of these rivers have been altered by dams or diversions; the results of these changes on the nature of the estuary are also discussed, where such data is available. In the case of the Tasmanian ...

  • International Weather Radar Networking

    International Weather Radar Networking covers all aspects of the subject in a collection of contributions drawn from all over the world. Of particular interest are the papers describing work in Eastern Europe and papers reviewing of the achievements of the Commission of the European Communities COST-73 project. During the last twenty years ...

  • Data Assimilation for the Earth System

    Data assimilation is the combination of information from observations and models of a particular physical system in order to get the best possible estimate of the state of that system. The technique has wide applications across a range of earth sciences, a major application being the production of operational weather forecasts. Others include ...

  • Data Assimilation for the Earth System

    Data assimilation is the combination of information from observations and models of a particular physical system in order to get the best possible estimate of the state of that system. The technique has wide applications across a range of earth sciences, a major application being the production of operational weather forecasts. Others include ...

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