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Water vapor - Wikipedia

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The condensation of water vapor to the liquid or ice phase is responsible for clouds, rain, snow, and other ...

It's Water Vapor, Not the CO2 - American Chemical Society

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This is because the temperature of the surrounding atmosphere limits the maximum amount of water vapor the atmosphere can contain. If a volume of air ...

Explaining how the water vapor greenhouse effect works

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That was caused because there is no, or very little, water vapour in the atmosphere and it is a demonstration of water vapour as the most important greenhouse ...

NASA - Water Vapor Confirmed as Major Player in Climate Change

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Nov 17, 2008 ... The distribution of atmospheric water vapor, a significant ... Water vapor is known to be Earth's most abundant greenhouse gas, but the extent of ...

Water Vapor in the Atmosphere - Ucompass

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The presence of water vapor in our atmosphere plays a large role in determining the weather. Clouds and precipitation occur as a result of the phase change ...

Water Vapor : Global Maps - NASA Earth Observatory

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Water vapor is also the most important greenhouse gas in the atmosphere. Heat radiated from Earth's surface is absorbed by water vapor molecules in the lower ...

ATMOSPHERIC WATER VAPOR - Weather Prediction Education

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Water vapor varies by volume in the atmosphere from a trace to about 4%. Therefore, on average, only about 2 to 3% of the molecules in the air are water vapor ...

The role of water vapour in the atmosphere. A short overview from a ...

www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1464189501000941

In the lower atmosphere, the exponential increase of the maximum water vapour holding water vapour concentrations can vary by orders of capacity of the ...

Greenhouse Gases: Introduction | Monitoring References | National ...

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Many greenhouse gases occur naturally in the atmosphere, such as carbon dioxide, methane, water vapor, and nitrous oxide, while others are synthetic. Those ...

Atmospheric Water Vapor | Remote Sensing Systems

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Total column water vapor (or Total Precipitable Water) is a measure of the total gaseous water contained in a vertical column of atmosphere. This quantity can be ...