Introduction to Tropical Meteorology, 2nd Edition, Chapter 5: The Distribution of Moisture and Precipitation

Introduction to Tropical Meteorology, 2nd Edition, Chapter 5: The Distribution of Moisture and Precipitation
tropical meteorology, Distribution of Moisture and Precipitation, tropical moisture, tropical precipitation, global rainfall, interannual variability of precipitation, seasonal precipitation, tropical desert, evaporation, evapotranspiration, condensation nuclei, maritime aerosol, continental aerosol, convective precipitation, stratiform precipitation, cumulus convection, cumulonimbus, surface specific humidity, clausius-clapeyron, precipitation processes in cumulonimbus, variability of tropical precipitation, El Nino, MJO, ENSO, Hadley Cell, ITCZ, upwelling, evaporation minimum, monthly precipitation, orographic precipitation, warm rain, cold rain, collision-coalescence