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MET 101: INTRODUCTION TO WEATHER AND CLIMATE

Syllabus


Lecture Notes (pdf format)


Lecture 1 The Earth's Atmosphere
Lecture 2 Weather Maps and Satellites
Lecture 3 Pressure and Temperature
Lecture 4 Radiation and Earth's Radiation Balance
Lecture 5 Seasons and Diurnal Cycle
Lecture 6 Water
Lecture 7 Water in the Atmosphere
Lecture 8 Cloud Formation
Lecture 9 Cloud Formation and Fog
Lecture 10 Cloud Forms
Lecture 11 Review
Lecture 12 Stability and Latent Heat
Lecture 13 Types of Stability
Lecture 14 Precipitation



Homework


Homework 1 Due 19 September 2014
Homework 2 due 13 October 2014
---> Observation homework



Sample quizzes (pdf format)

Quiz 1
Quiz 2
Quiz 3
Quiz 4
Final


Photo gallery 1
Photo gallery 2

Access to updated weather and ocean data and imagery is available via the UH Meteorology weather server at http://weather.hawaii.edu.

Forecast discussion.

Honolulu National Weather Service.

Central Pacific Hurricane Center.

National Hurricane Center (East Pacific).

Interactive satellite images.

Hawaii surf forecast.

Wave model output.

Hawaii weather time-lapses.

"Learning, however difficult or painful, is superior to ignorance, no matter how comfortable."

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