Websites For Learning All About Weather
- About Temperature
- Information on different kinds of thermometers, with a discussion of
the physics behind temperature.
- BBC: What is Weather?
- Find out how our climate influences what kind of house we live in, what
kind of sports we do, and what kind of clothes we wear. Compare different
climates with each other.
- Buckeye Wx - Weather data
and weather related resources at Ohio State University.
of Meteorology - Worksheet provides an activity to learn about atmospheric
Weather - Learn how fires, of both natural and human origin, have
affected the environment of Australia. Includes weather patterns and maps.
- Careers in Meteorology
- Explains what a meteorologist does, why they do it, and the tools that
help them do a better job.
- Climate and Radiation -
From the NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center. Includes information about
aerosols, clouds, rainfall, remote sensing, current projects, publications
- Dan's Wild Weather Page
- Newschannel 19's very own weather guru Dan Satterfield keeps us up to
date with the latest weather news and explains all the scientific stuff
- Franklin's Forecast - Exhibit
about weather forecasting technologies with news topics about radar, storm
tracking, satellites, and weather events
Weather - Worldwide Meteorology - Source of weather information for
agriculture, aviation, commodities, construction, energy, forensics, and
transportation. NEXRAD radar imagery via InterRAD.
- JetStream: An Online
Weather School - Learn about synoptic meteorology, thunderstorms,
and tropical weather.
- Live From
the Storm - An interactive, animated weather resource for middle-school
educators and students. Part of the Passport to Knowledge series.
- What is it? - Worksheet about the ingredients that make up weather,
atmospheric circulation, wind, and pressure systems.
- NASA's Global Change Master Directory
- A comprehensive directory of information about Earth science data, including
a broad coverage of the oceans, atmosphere, hydrosphere, solid earth,
biosphere and human dimensions of global change.
- Highlights natural phenomena and current events from around the world.
- Snow Crystals
- Information about the physics of snow crystals and snowflakes as well
as the history of early scientific observations and photographs, how to
take photos, preserving snow crystals, and unusual snowflakes.
- University of Reading, Department
of Meteorology - Centre for teaching and research in meteorology.
- UV Menace
- Learn about how UV rays can cause cancer, the effect on the atmosphere,
and how they hurt the ozone layer.
- Weathercation - Weather education
information and products.
- Weather One - Discusses
several topics of weather including clouds, seasons, air pressure, winds,
global warming, and violent weather. Also contains activities to give
students a hands-on experience with weather.
- Weather Wiz Kids
- Includes facts, folklore, games, jokes, experiments, and activities,
written by a meteorologist.
- Weather Words - The
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology offers definitions of some
common forecasting terms, descriptions of phenomena and precipitation,
as well as wind and sea terms.
- WeatherQuestions.com -
Concise and interesting answers to the most-often asked questions about
the weather, arranged in alphabetical order.
- WeatherNex - From
the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. Includes forecasts, maps, models,
radar and satellite images, weather cams and a collection of weather-related