STORMWATCH 12 WEATHER IN THE CLASSROOMSeptember 20, 2013
Want your own copy of the Stormwatch 12 “Weather in the Classroom” activity book? You can download a free copy to your computer. Print it out and enjoy this great, free educational resource!
ASK THE METEOROLOGISTApril 24, 2014
Most precipitation falls from a cloud in the form of snow initially. The temperature profile of our atmosphere is what determines what type of precipitation will reach the ground. If the whole atmosphere is near or below freezing, that snow will fall and reach the ground in the form of snow.April 23, 2014
There are several types of cloud seeding, but the one done at the Rogue Valley International Medford Airport involves releasing a balloon that disperses crushed dry ice. Other ways include shooting a canister into the fog/clouds with silver iodide
WHAT'S THAT MEAN?September 20, 2012
What does Coriolis Force mean? What are Easterlies? Find out about all the weather terms used in the Stormwatch 12 “Weather in the Classroom” activity book. Download the glossary here!
JUST FOR TEACHERSSeptember 20, 2013
TEACHERS: Download the answer key for the 2013 Stormwatch 12 “Weather in the Classroom” activity book here! The file is password protected, so you’ll need the password that was provided to you in order to open it.