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(¦ Indicates a review question, which means it requires only a basic understanding of the material to answer. Questions without this designation typically require integrating or extending the concepts presented thus far.) . When trying to predict the lowest temperature that will be reached overnight, Forecasters pay close attention to the dew-point temperature. Why is the air temperature unlikely to drop much below the dew point? (The high latent heat of vaporization of water is important.)

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(¦ Indicates a review question, which means it requires only a basic understanding of the material to answer. Questions without this designation typically require integrating or extending the concepts presented thus far.)

. When trying to predict the lowest temperature that will be reached overnight, Forecasters pay close attention to the dew-point temperature. Why is the air temperature unlikely to drop much below the dew point? (The high latent heat of vaporization of water is important.)

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