Physical Geography I Unit 3: Weather

Map Identification Exercise for Unit 3

THEME 1--WIND

Wind Lecture Notes

includes:
(Slowly) Non-Rotating Earth Model
Model Base
Draw the generalized model of atmospheric circulation
Generalized Model of Atmospheric Circulation
flat atmospheric circulation model
land breeze
sea breeze

Download the second part of the Wind Lecture Presentation with the error corrected The first part is mainly straight from the graphics provided on these web pages.

Wind Review Notes

Wind Partial Test Bank

THEME 2--WEATHER

Weather Lecture Notes

includes:
source region identification
Weather Map Symbols
cold front cross-section
warm front weather
warm front weather shown
stationary front weather
development of a middle-latitude cyclone
pre-occlusion middle latitude cyclone
occluded front weather

Download the Weather Lecture Notes

National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration Station Plot Summary Page

Download the Weather Map Symbol Lecture Notes

Midway Review Sheet Answers

Download the Weather Map Lecture Notes

Weather Review Notes

Station Model Quiz with Answers

Written instructions for the weather watch assignment

 Weather Partial Test Bank

End of material for unit three.