Weather - Weather Merit Badge Workbook This workbook can...

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WeatherMerit Badge WorkbookThis workbook can help you but you still need to read the merit badge pamphlet.The work space provided for each requirement should be used by the Scout to make notes for discussing the item with his counselor, not forproviding the full and complete answers. Each Scout must do each requirement.No one may add or subtract from the official requirements found inBoy Scout Requirements(Pub. 33216 – SKU 34765).The requirements were last issued or revised in 2013This workbook was updated in October 2013.Scout’s Name:__________________________________________Unit: __________________________________________Counselor’s Name: ______________________________________Counselor’s Phone No.: ___________________________Workbook © Copyright 2013 - U.S. Scouting Service Project, Inc. - All Rights ReservedRequirements © Copyright, Boy Scouts of America (Used with permission.)Please submit errors, omissions, comments or suggestions about thisworkbookto:[email protected]Comments or suggestions for changes to therequirementsfor themerit badgeshould be sent to:[email protected]______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________1.Define meteorology.Explain what weather is and what climate is.Weather:Climate:
WeatherScout's Name: ________________________Weather - Merit Badge WorkbookPage. 2 of 10Discuss how the weather affects farmers, sailors, aviators, and the outdoor construction industry.Farmers:Sailors:Aviators:Outdoor construction:Tell why weather forecasts are important to each of these groups.FarmersSailors:AviatorsOutdoor construction
WeatherScout's Name: ________________________Weather - Merit Badge WorkbookPage. 3 of 102.Name five dangerous weather-related conditions. Give the safety rules for each when outdoors and explain the differencebetween a severe weather watch.ConditionSafety Rules1.2.3.4.5.Explain the difference between a severe weather watch and a warning.severe weather watchsevere weather warningDiscuss the safety rules with your family.
WeatherScout's Name: ________________________Weather - Merit Badge WorkbookPage. 4 of 103.Explain the difference between high and low pressure systems in the atmosphere.Tell which is related to good and to poor weather.Draw cross sections of a cold front and a warm front showing the location and movements of the cold and warm air, thefrontal slope, the location and types of clouds associated with each type of front, and the location of precipitation.Cold FrontWarm Font
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