15 November 2010
48 hour Forecast Map for 00Z Wednesday, November 3
Part 1a. According to the 48 hour forecast we can expect significant variations in the
weather throughout the United States. The west coast will
February 2016: Weather changes for Ft Worth, Irving Texas
Overview of weather and Diagnostics: During the three week period of
studying the weather patterns in Ft. Worth Texas. Overall throughout the
month you can see the consistency of the w
Atmosphere- Outer layer of gases (and aerosols) that surround a planet. Very thin layer
1. Habitable Atmosphere- 6km (4mi)
2. Troposphere- 15 km (10 mi), where all weather and clouds are formed, contains
about 75% of atmosphere by weight
19 October 2010
1a. The fog forms over the cold water near the coast because condensation occurs. This
happens because winds push the warm air from the coast (which is heated by radiation of
the sun) over the colder ocean water
26 November 2010
Global Warming has certainly proved to be among the worlds leading concerns. The
debate as to whether or not the human emission of greenhouse gases has an effect on global
warming still continues. Glo
17 October 2010
Cap and Trade
Over the course of time human technology has evolved substantially. Our modern forms
of production, transportation, and everyday activities present extreme threats to the environment
by releasing carbon
NATs Physical Geography
Thursday class in Harvin Building room 402!
-Finish lab due Thursday!
Spatial- the nature and character of physical and social space, its measurement and the
distribution of things within it.
Humans are spatial actors
NATS101 Lab 7
Topographic Map Essentials (Topo Maps I)
Topographic maps are one of the most common tools used by physical geographers. By
expressing the three dimensional landscape in two dimensions they allow scientists to read
landscapes remotely. In th
LAB 7: The Desert Speaks: Of Drought and Fire
Questions are to be answered and turned in during lab.
Please write legibly.
1. Why do scientists believe aspen and fir trees grow directly in the old lava flows?
2. Describe the relationship between res
NATS 101 Lab 4
Observing elements of weather
Over the past few weeks we have been discussing various elements of our weather/climate
system. Today you will observe and record some of those elements, including solar radiation,