LECTURE_11_03-17-10_CHAP_10_Intro_to_Cli

LECTURE_11_03-17-10_CHAP_10_Intro_to_Cli - Climate &...

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Climate/weather – Hazards ANNOUNCMENTS EXAM 2 grades are complete and will be posted tonight Next Exam: Finals week NEW STUFF (Chap. 10) Climate – Introduction to climate change through time Climate – Heat source and ability to trap heat Climate – Natural causes of climate change Climate – Greenhouse effect and Human impact Climate – Global Temperature and Sea Level trends Climate/weather – Basic Elements of Weather http://www.nasa.gov/externalflash/Sea_Level_Quiz/
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Climate vs. weather….what’s the difference? WEATHER: Condition/changes of the atmosphere that occur over a short period of time (days/season) CLIMATE: Condition/changes in daily weather patterns averaged over a long period of time (decades, centuries, and geologic time-millions/billions of years)
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Expanded View Climate Change through time Time (thousands of years)
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Why does climate, weather, and temperature change? - Change of the seasons
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