METEOROLOGY 10.01
http://ggweather.com/10/

Email:  Jan Null, CCM
TENTATIVE FALL 2014 SCHEDULE

Week Date Chapter Topics Additional Resources
1a 25-Aug   Syllabus Glossary
    Term Paper Topics  (Example 1, Example 2) Weblinks
1b 27-Aug   Introduction  
2a 1-Sep   NO CLASS - LABOR DAY
2b 3-Sep 1 Earth's Atmosphere
3a 8-Sep   Geog. 101 Energy Balance
    2 Warming the Earth & Atmosphere Geographic Regions 1, Regions 2
3b 10-Sep   Warming the Earth & Atmosphere - cont'd  
    3 Air Temperature  
4a 15-Sep   Temperature - cont'd  
Heatstroke & Vehicles Heatstroke and Vehicles
4b 17-Sep   Weather Maps, Isopleths Weather Maps, Contouring, AMS Datastreme,
5a 22-Sep 4 Humidity, Condensation and Fog Hydrologic Balance, HydrologicCycle
5b 24-Sep Clouds and Precipitation Clouds, Clouds Appreciation Society
6a 29-Sep   MIDTERM REVIEW #1
6b 1-Oct MIDTERM
#1
Chp 1-5, Isopleths, Maps, Heatstroke
Term Paper Topics DUE
 
7a 6-Oct 6 Air Pressure and Winds Forces and Winds, Beaufort Scale,
7b 8-Oct 7 Atmospheric Circulations El Nino & La Nina Links
8a 13-Oct   El Nino/La Nina
8b 15-Oct 15 Remote Sensing
Atmospheric Optics
Satellites, Navy Sat. Training,  Radar Tutorial, Radar Training
9a 20-Oct 8 Atmospheric Optics
Air Masses, Fronts & Mid-Latitude Circulations
Light & Optics Tutorial, Optics
Fronts & Air Masses
9b 22-Oct 9 Weather Forecasting  
10a 27-Oct   Weather Forecasting  
10b 29-Oct   MIDTERM REVIEW #2  
11a 3-Nov MIDTERM Chapters 6-9, 14, 15, El Nino, Remote Sensing  
    #2 Term Paper Outlines DUE  
11b 5-Nov 10 Thunderstorm & Tornadoes Thunderstorm/Tornado Links
        Enhanced Fujita Scale
12a 10-Nov   Thunderstorm & Tornadoes  
12b 12-Nov 11 Hurricanes and Tropical Storms Hurricane/Tropical Storm Links
13a 17-Nov   Hurricanes and Tropical Storms  
13b 19-Nov 14 Air Pollution Air Quality Index
14a 24-Nov 12 Climate Classifications
14b 26-Nov   NO CLASS
15a 1-Dec 13 Climate Change AMS Climate Change Policy Statement
California Climate Change Assessment
15b 3-Dec Climate Change
16a 8-Dec   Course Recap
         
16b 10-Dec   FINAL EXAM REVIEW
      TERM PAPERS DUE
17a Tues FINAL EXAM Chapters 10-13 + Previous  
  16-Dec 8:00 am EXTRA CREDIT PAPERS DUE  

Other Important Dates:
SJSU Academic Calendar

Other Links:  SJSU | Meteorology & Climate Science | Golden Gate Weather Services