Applied meteorology

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applied meteorology

A field of study where weather data, analyses, and forecasts are put to practical use.

Examples of applications include environmental health, weather modification, air pollution meteorology, agricultural and forest meteorology, transportation, value-added product development and display, and all aspects of industrial meteorology.
Compare applied climatology.

Houghton, D. D. 1984. Handbook of Applied Meteorology. 1328 pp.

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