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Encyclopedia of Global Change

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Current Version:
2005

The word forecast was first associated with the weather by Admiral Robert Fitzroy, Chief Meteorologist to the Board of ...

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The Oxford Companion to Canadian History

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Current Version:
2004
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
Length:
630 words

Meteorological observations were recorded as early as 1742 at Quebec City and soon after at Hudson's Bay Company posts in ...

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The Oxford Companion to Australian History

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
Length:
427 words

the prediction of future changes in temperature and rainfall, has been practised for centuries, as an art if not as ...

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The Oxford Companion to the Earth

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Current Version:
2003

The economic and safety implications of accurate weather forecasting are enormous. Weather-sensitive activities such as flying, road transport, and construction ...

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Encyclopedia of Climate and Weather (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2011
Subject:
Science and technology, Earth Sciences and Geography, Social sciences, Environment
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4,527 words
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The first article treats early efforts of

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