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Computer models estimated total precipitable water, which integrates the total mass of water vapor from the top of the troposphere to the surface, at about 2.5 inches — an extraordinary level for the area around Harrisburg.
Correcting these inputs has been shown to improve the match with surface temperatures, and the same would be true for the upper troposphere tracked by the satellite measurements.
Blame the volcanoes and Sun Does this mean the problem is that the models are too sensitive to CO2, simulating too much warming in the upper troposphere?
Once formed, a tropical cyclone is maintained by the extraction of heat energy from the ocean at high temperature and heat export at the low temperatures of the upper troposphere.
The wave may reach maximum amplitude in the lower middle troposphere.
These wispy clouds are made up of ice crystals that form in the upper troposphere.
The layer closest to Earth, the troposphere, is where weather occurs.
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Origin and Etymology of troposphere
First Known Use: 1908See Words from the same year
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