What is a meteorologist?

A meteorologist is a scientist who studies meteorology (the atmosphere), and the atmospheric effects on the environment.

Specifically, the American Meteorological Society defines a meteorologist as "a person with specialized education who uses scientific principles to explain, understand, observe, or forecast the earth's atmospheric phenomena and/or how the atmosphere affects the earth and life on the planet."

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