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Tentative Schedule

January 2019

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

Winter Break Assignment

1.  Read Numerical Modeling E-Unit: Interpreting MOS

2.  Complete Numerical Modeling lab (due NLT 02Jan19). - Labs turned in by 2000 hrs., 28Dec.18 will earn an "early bird" +3 points.  Labs should be submitted via Schoology.

3.  Complete Weather Forecasting II supplementary + worksheet (due 02Jan19)

4.  Complete Weather Forecasting III supplementary + worksheet if desired to get ahead of schedule (due 04Jan19)

31 01Jan 02 03 04

        Winter Break
         No Classes

     

            

        Winter Break
         No Classes


     

Numerical Modeling Lab due

Discuss Weather Forecasting II supplem.


HW: Finish Climatology Report #1 (due Fri.)



HW: Read Numerical Modeling E-Unit: Beating MOS, Forecast Strategies

STORMcast Challenge rules/regulations







HW: Weather Forecasting III supplementary + worksheet(due Fri.), Numerical Modeling Take Home Quiz (due Fri.)

Discuss Weather Forecasting III supplem.

STORMcast Discussion for Week 1 (Schmidt)

STORMcast Challenge begins!

Optional online briefings will be conducted each night in the VC from 1930-2000 hrs. when a forecast is due.

HW: Forecast A1 due by 2230 hrs. Sunday
07 08 09 10 11

Day A1

STORMcast Challenge Forecast City #2 revealed


HW: Forecast A2 due by 2200 hrs.

Day A2






HW: Forecast A3 due by 2200 hrs.

Day A3

No Class

Climate Summary #2 (due Mon.)



HW: Forecast A4 due by 2200 hrs.

Day A4



Briefing at 1800 EST via Room 202


HW: Forecast A5 due by 2200 hrs.

Day A5







HW: Forecast B1 due by 2200 hrs. Sunday
14 15 16 17 18
         Sub. - Schmidt at IU

Day B1






Briefing at 1800 EST via Room 202


HW: Forecast B2 due by 2200 hrs.


Day B2











HW: Forecast B3 due by 2200 hrs.


Day B3










HW: Forecast B4 due by 2200 hrs.


Day B4







Briefing at 1800 EST via Room 202


HW: Forecast B5 due by 2200 hrs.


Day B5

Rest and relax - you survived the STORMcast Challenge

Merry making is authorized

         

HW: STORMcast Challenge AAR + logs (due Tues.)
21 22 23 24 25

             MLK Day
           No Classes


             









           No Class

Review STORMcast Challenge final scores*


Stormchasers: Hail to the Beast and Tornado Showdown

Review for midterm (if applicable)


*STORMcast Challenge grade can be used for midterm grade if desired (must notify Schmidt by 23Jan)

Stormchasers: Hail to the Beast and Tornado Showdown

Conclude meteorology course

     Midterm Exams
       No Classes


       
Science exam:
Mon. 0945-1115
Tues. 0945-1115*
*Makeup

Calender Codes
Red = Tests/Quizzes
Gold = Graded Assignments/Labs
Green = Reading Assignments
Blue = Videos/DVDs
Grey = Lecture Notes
Block Days

    
                                                     

Lecture Notes
Government 2 - Atmospheric Sciences (Online :40)
Government 3 - Marine Sciences (Online :35)
Introduction 1 - Studying the Earth (Online :39)
Marine Biology 1 - Introduction (Online :28)
Marine Biology 2 - Plankton and Plants (Online 1:00)
Marine Biology 3 - Invertebrates (Online 1:25)
Marine Biology 4 - Vertebrates (Online 1:06)
Meteorology 1 - Intro. to Atmospheric Sciences (Online :59)


 
Meteorology 2 - Atmospheric Heat      (Online: 38)
Meteorology 3 - Clouds and Precipitation (Online :48)
Meteorology 3 - Bergeron Effect (:42)

Meteorology 4 - Atmospheric Stability (Online :47)
Meteorology 5 - Air Pressure and Wind (Online : 42)
Meteorology 6 - Wind Systems (Online :37)
Meteorology 7 - Mid Latitude Cyclones (Online :34)
Oceanography 1 - The Global Ocean (Online :49)
Oceanography 2 - The Ocean Floor (Online 1:04)
Oceanography 3 - Ocean Currents (Online 1:03)

Satellite1 - Remote Sensing
Satellite 2 - Satellite Instruments 
Satellite 3 - Satellite Imagery
Scuba 1 - Dive Science
Scuba 2 - Dive Equipment (Online :29)

Scuba 3 - Dive Skills
Scuba 4 - Dive Planning (Online :18)
Tectonics 1 - Continental Drift and Seafloor Spreading (Online :33)
Tectonics 2 - Theory of Plate Tectonics (Online :43)

Class Materials & E-Units


AGS 371 Midterm Review Sheet 2017
AGS 371 Final Exam Review Sheet 2017
Article - Detail Oriented: HRRR
Article - Forecast: Hazy (50% Chance...) 
Article - Funnel Vision
Article - OntheJob: Bill Read 
Article - OntheJob: Jack Hayes 
Article - Someone to Blame  
Article - Today's Weather Forecast...
Article - Tornadoes 2011: An Unprecedented Year
Article - VORTEX 2: A Closer Look
Article - WeatherQueries: Dual Pol Radar
Assignment - Atmospheric Moisture
Assignment - Government 2
Assignment - Plate Tectonics
Assignment - STORMcast Challenge AAR
Assignment - UDHS Heat Index System
Assignment - Wind Prediction
E-Unit - El Nino
E-Unit - Intro. to Atmospheric Variables
E-Unit - Marine Biology 
E-Unit - Marine Chemistry
E-Unit - Numerical Modeling
E-Unit - Marine Geology and Bathymetry









Wind Systems Files (Pd. 4)
(NOTE presentations are originals and may contain inaccuracies to be corrected in class)

Alberta Clipper
Bermuda High
Chinook Winds
Lake Effect Snows
North American Monsoon
Nor'easters
Santa Ana Winds


Marine Sanctuary Files (Pd. 2)


Channel Islands 
Cordell Bank^ 
Fagatele Bay (Amer. Samoa) 
Florida Keys (not assigned)
Flower Garden Banks 
Gray’s Reef  
Gulf of the Farallones  
Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale  
Monterey Bay   
Olympic Coast 
Papahānaumokuākea  
Stellwagen Bank 
Thunder Bay 
U.S.S. Monitor

*No audio available.
^ Indicates a large file size





 

E-Unit - Remote Sensing
E-Unit - Scuba Diving
E-Unit - Severe Storm Observation
E-Unit - Atmospheric Stability
E-Unit - Synoptic Briefings  
Lab - Doppler Radar
Lab - Flight Meteorology
Lab - Introduction to Forecast Products
Lab - Marine Biology: Plankton
Lab - Marine Biology: Crayfish

Lab - Marine Biology: Quahog Clam
Lab - Marine Biology: Sea Star
Lab - Marine Biology: Shark
Lab - Marine Biology: Squid
Lab - National Marine Sanctuaries System 
Lab - Ocean Tectonics 
Lab - Thermal Radiation
Lab - Wind Mapping  
Lab - Wind Prediction
Lab - Wind Systems

Project - Oceanographic Research
Project Oceanographic Research (RFP) 










Wind Systems Files (Pd. 5)
(NOTE presentations are originals and may contain inaccuracies to be corrected in class)

Alberta Clipper
Bermuda High
Chinook Winds
Lake Effect Snows
North American Monsoon
Nor'easters
Santa Ana Winds


Marine Sanctuary Files (Pd. 4)


Channel Islands  
Cordell Bank 
Fagatele Bay (Amer. Samoa) 
Florida Keys (not assigned)  
Flower Garden Banks 
Gray’s Reef   
Gulf of the Farallones 
Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale 
Monterey Bay  
Olympic Coast 
Papahānaumokuākea 
Stellwagen Bank 
Thunder Bay  
U.S.S. Monitor 

*No audio available

^ Indicates a large file size

Video Lesson - Chasing El Nino
Video Lesson - Marine Biology 1 (:28)
Video Lesson - Marine Biology 2 (1:00)
Video Lesson - Marine Biology 3 (1:25)
Video Lesson - Marine Biology 4 (1:06)
Video Lesson - Scuba Introduction (:16)
Video Lesson - Scuba 2 (:28)   

Video Lesson - Scuba 3 (:28)
Video Lesson - Scuba 4 (:18)
Video Outline - Chasing El Nino

Video Outline - A Global Warning
Video Outline - Deadliest Tornado
Video Outline - Skyscraper at Sea

Video Worksheet - Chasing El Nino
Video Worksheet - A Global Warning
Worksheet - Government 2: Atmos. Sciences
Worksheet - Marine Taxonomy
Worksheet - Severe Weather Supplem. I
Worksheet - Weather Forecasting Supplem. I

Worksheet - Weather Forecasting Supplem. II 
Worksheet - Weather Forecasting Supplemental III
Worksheet - Weather Tech Supplem. I