Further Reading Books

Barry, R. G. (1992) Mountain Weather and Climate, Routledge, London, 402pp. [Chapter on circulation systems related to orographic effects.]

Oke, T. R. (1978) Boundary Layer Climates, Methuen, London, 372pp. [Prime text on surface climate processes in natural and human-modified environments.]

Scorer, R. S. (1958) Natural Aerodynamics, Pergamon Press, Oxford, 312pp.

Simpson, J. E. (1994) Sea Breeze and Local Wind, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 234pp. [A well-illustrated descriptive account of the sea breeze and its effects; see chapter on local orographic winds.]

Troen, I. and Petersen, E. L. (1989) European Wind Atlas, Commission of the Economic Community, Ris0 National Laboratory, Roskilde, Denmark, 656pp.

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