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How does a change in temperature affect relative humidity and specific humidity?

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2010-03-16 15:26:46

When the temperature of air is cooled or reduced the relative

humidity (RH) increases. The moisture content of the air remains

the same until the RH rises to the point of 100% saturation and

condensation occurs.


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