Flashcards in Chapter 2 Reading Deck (10):
What is a rawinsonde?
Balloon instrument that measures pressure, temperature, dew point temperature, wind direction, and speed
What is an inversion layer?
When the temperature increases with height
What is radar?
A divice that transmits pulses of microwave technology
What can radar detect?
Rain drops and hail
What does a Doppler radar measure?
What can a Doppler radar detect?
Wind and direction
Does the Doppler radar detect Doppler shifts?
For utc mountain time how much do you subtract off the original utc number for standard time?
For utc for mountin time during daylight savings, how much do you take off the original it's time?