Weather Unit Outline
At the end of this unit you will understand the factors affecting
and the characteristices of local weather conditions. Being able to
current methods and technologies used to track and predict weather you
will never look up in the sky the same way again! A greater
understadning of how weather works will increase your appreciation of
weather affects our daily lives.
We will begin with this PowerPoint
1. Atmospheric flows
- The Coriolis effect. Visit
an animated demonstration. Here is a fun
activity related to the Coriolis effect.
(Scroll down to Coriolis effect and click on the link) (If it doesn't
load - it is temperamental - try copying the URl and using a different
- Action in the Lithosphere
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