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Weather, climate and water services for everyone.

Weather, climate and water services for everyone.

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Published by World Meteorological Organization in Geneva, Switzerland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Weather,
  • Climatology,
  • Hydrology

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesWMO -- no. 1024., WMO (Series) -- no. 1024.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination70 p. :
    Number of Pages70
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16153982M
    ISBN 109263110247
    ISBN 109789263110244

      Dutifully processing quadrillion mathematical calculations per second around the clock, these computers — each about the size of a school bus — are the nucleus of weather and climate.


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