Week 4:



 Chapter 4 :  The Atmospheric Circulation System



**seasons    **2questions  BeverageLocator

**Heat and heat transfer  GasLaws  States of matter



Exam #2 below here.

Thermal Circulation  ***

AirMotions ***     *** Short Movie (2:22)


Hand out

Atmospheric General Circulation  ****  Here's a video that may help.****

Seasons Summary

CoriolisForceNotes  ****


Animations/video clips

Seasons  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=da103u-97Ek

short winters http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FRAFjuF_UmQ


General Circulation


Coriolis Force  http://www.atmosedu.com/meteor/Animations/CoriolisForce.mov ***


Geostrophic Wind   http://www.atmosedu.com/meteor/Animations/GeostrophicWind.mov ***





Practice quiz. ***


Extra Credit idea#1.

Read Jeff Kiehl's 14 Hanuary 2011 Science article


and view his 3 minute video


and write a 1 to 2 page summary.


Extra Credit idea#2.  Read through and summarize this climate outlook for 2016 http://www.climate.washington.edu/outlook.html  specifically look at Portland area or an area of specific  interest to you.