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Objective methods of forecasting winter minimum temperatures at Washington, D.C.

Conrad P. Mook

Objective methods of forecasting winter minimum temperatures at Washington, D.C.

by Conrad P. Mook

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Published by U.S. Department of Commerce, Weather Bureau in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Temperature forecasting, Minimum -- Washington, D.C.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Conrad P. Mook and Saul Price.
    SeriesResearch Paper -- no. 27., Research paper (United States. Weather Bureau) -- no. 27.
    ContributionsPrice, Saul., United States. Weather Bureau.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination38 p. :
    Number of Pages38
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17720243M

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Objective methods of forecasting winter minimum temperatures at Washington, D.C by Conrad P. Mook Download PDF EPUB FB2

Abstract. It is the purpose of this paper to outline the breadth of the field of study which may be called “objective weather forecasting,” to describe in a general way some of the recent developments in this field, and to indicate the deficiencies and unanswered questions which have arisen in such by: 3.

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