MET 101: INTRODUCTION TO WEATHER AND CLIMATE
Lecture Notes (pdf format)
Lecture 1 Atmospheric Science
Lecture 2 Pressure and Temperature
Lecture 3 Radiation and Earth's Radiation Balance
Lecture 4 Seasons and Diurnal Cycle
Lecture 5 Water
Lecture 6 Water in the Atmosphere
Lecture 7 Cloud Formation - Droplets
Lecture 8 Cloud Forms
Lecture 9 Precpitation
Lecture 10 Stability and Latent Heat
Lecture 11 Forces and Wind
Lecture 12 Local Winds
Lecture 14 El Nino
Lecture 15 Optics I
Lecture 16 Optics II
Lecture 17 Hurricane Structure
Lecture 18 Hurricane Impacts and Forecasting
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Homework 1 Weather Awareness Assignment due: 14 November 2017
Homework 2 due: 14 September 2017
Homework 3 Due: 12 October 2017
Homework 4 Due: 9 November 2017
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This page last updated August 2017 by Lacey Holland.