Geared toward upper-level undergraduates and graduate students, this text reviews the principles of Doppler radar and emphasizes the quantitative measurement of meteorological parameters. 1993 edition.
Expanded and updated edition (first, 1984) of a text that reviews the principles of Doppler radar and emphasizes the quantitative measurement of meterological parameters. It illustrates the relation of Doppler radar data and images to atmospheric phenomena such as tornadoes, microbursts, waves, turbulence, density currents, hurricanes, and lightning. Radar images and photographs of these weather phenomena are included. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)