Clifford F Mass
ATM S 101
The earth's atmosphere, with emphasis on weather observations and forecasting. Daily weather map discussions. Highs, lows, fronts, clouds, storms, jet streams, air pollution, and other features of the atmosphere. Physical processes involved in weather phenomena. Intended for nonmajors. Offered: AWSpS.
This class will provide a good basic introduction to how the atmosphere works, how forecasts are made, and how you can be a good weather consumer.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
Lectures with a lot of graphics and videos. A 10-minute weather discussion will start each class.
Class assignments and grading