"I would strongly recommend this book... To those who already posses the first edition and are satisfied users, you would be hard-pressed to do without the second edition."
--Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
"What makes this book specific to meterology, and not just to applied statistics, are it's extensive examples and two chapters on statistcal forecasting and forecast evaluation."
-William (Matt) Briggs, Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Expanded coverage and key updates help readers describe, analyze, test, and forecast atmospheric data