#WxGeekSpeak: Radiative Cooling

Every week, the blog introduces you to a technical term from the American Meteorology Society’s “Glossary of Meteorology”. Welcome to #WxGeekSpeak!

Some cool Fall nights are on tap for the Sonoran Desert. The video above explains the catalyst behind the chill.

Full definition of radiative cooling: The process by which temperature decreases due to an excess of emitted radiation over absorbed radiation.

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