Regional Study Guide: Review for Aeronautical Forecasters in Africa, selections from Introduction to Tropical Meteorology, 2nd edition

Regional Study Guide: Review for Aeronautical Forecasters in Africa, selections from Introduction to Tropical Meteorology, 2nd edition
define the tropics, role of the tropics in global energy balance, surface energy budget, global energy budget, meridional transport of energy, zonal mean energy flux, tropical tropopause, specific humidity profiles, trade wind inversion, temperature distribution, annual temperature range, factors that influence temperature, seasonal temperature, diurnal temperature, angular momentum balance, tropical climates, tropical air masses, tropical meteorology, remote sensing, global circulation, tropical variability, atmospheric motion, monsoon, low level jets, ocean circulation, equatorial heating, Madden-Julian Oscillation, El Nino, Southern Oscillation, ENSO, verification, Numerical Weather Prediction, Quasi-Biennial Oscillation, QBO, Hadley cell, subtropical high, general circulation, subtropical jet, west african monsoon, Tropical weather forecasting, Tropical Weather Analysis,