Week 5:  *** Good review ***




Chapt 4:  finish (page 70 to end)

Chapter 5 :  The Ocean Circulation



Thermal Circulation ***

AirMotions  Short Movie (2:22)   ***



Hand out.

CoriolisForceNotes  ***




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


Extreme Weather and Climate Change   https://www.meted.ucar.edu/climate/impacts/exwx/


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3niR_-Kv4SM NASA Thermal Haline Circulation




Climate and Extreme Weather  https://www.meted.ucar.edu/climate/impacts/exwx/


http://earth.usc.edu/~stott/Catalina/Oceans.html   Ocean Currents and Climate

http://earth.usc.edu/~stott/Catalina/Deepwater.html  Deep Water Circulation

http://www.columbia.edu/cu/record/23/11/13.html  Ocean Conveyor and Climate






Practice Quiz  ***


Extra Credit idea.  Read and summarize the recent short article on using the Florida Current as a clean energy source.

Here is some basic info on the Florida current


Write a 2 to 3 page summary of some of the information on the site http://www.whoi.edu/denmarkstrait/home  Wood's Hole Denmark Strait