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During the final two decades the learn of, and the prediction of, adjustments within the weather of our planet became an pressing social critical, addressed to scientists across the world. the 1st ideas on which to base this sort of examine have been formulated in 1974 in Stockholm, on the foreign GARP convention at the actual basics of weather idea and weather modeling. In 1979 the realm Meteorological association and the foreign Council of clinical Unions determined to behavior an international application of weather study. This global weather application is designed customarily to enquire the range of the weather on time scales starting from a number of weeks to a couple a long time and to create a systematic foundation for the long term forecasting of climate. there's at the moment a distinct desire for a monograph that may function an advent to the idea of weather. On a qualitative point (without the equipment of theoretical physics and arithmetic) such an advent has already been provided, partly I of a ebook at the historical past of weather through Yu. A. Shishkov and the writer (Monin and Shishkov, 1979). half II of that paintings offers genuine info on climatic adjustments in the course of the process the Earth's historical past. the current e-book is designed to supply such an creation on a quantita­ tive level.

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Note that polarization effects, which have so far been heglected here, may influence the reflection processes. Finally, it should be mentioned that apart from the reflected radiation a small contribution to IA (0, "1) may be made by the radiation scattered by the water thickness; an accurate calculation of this, however, is very difficult. It is difficult to compute the field of short-wave radiation in the atmosphere, because of the impossibility of taking multiple scattering into account, especially in clouds.

I \I '( 1\ I \ I \ I \ I ' \ ,, °4~~~--L---~-~~~~~~~--~ SeJwater Carbonate system for pressure p= 1 atm (or 105 Pa) and temperature O°C, as a function of pH. (1) fresh water; (2) seawater. 5 the bicarbonate fraction is also 80%, the rest being C0 3 . With a rise in temperature, the curves in Fig. 4 shift to the right (but }:C0 2 decreases), whereas with a rise in salinity or pressure they shift to the left. 10) where the quantity Ksp (defined for saturation of a solution in equilibrium with a solid salt) is called the solubility product.

17 11m (the designations of some of the bands are given in parentheses). 76 11m). 3 11m (which are usually negligible). The absorption by the aerosol is quite variable in time and space; on the average, it is comparable to the absorption by water vapor. 01. At high relative humidities the aerosol particles become water-coated and their optical properties approximate those of water droplets. It should be noted that there is practically no short-wave emission in the atmosphere at low temperatures.

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