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Weather Models presented by WCNC Weather School

Weather Models presented by WCNC Weather School

Filed in Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12 by on September 8, 2020 • views: 56

Join WCNC’s team of meteorologists for free, easy to learn, fun to watch lessons about atmospheric science, and STEM topics.

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Recent Articles #2

Why Does FedEx Have a Weather Department?

Why Does FedEx Have a Weather Department?

Filed in College/Adult, Grades 9-12 by on September 4, 2020 • views: 45

I bet you didn’t know that FedEx has the second-largest U.S.-based airline meteorology department and has the only 24×7 cargo airline meteorology department.

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The 2nd #Datapalooza Twitter Chat Will Be Held on Thursday, Sept. 10th at 12 pm

The 2nd #Datapalooza Twitter Chat Will Be Held on Thursday, Sept. 10th at 12 pm

Filed in College/Adult by on September 4, 2020 • views: 41

This year, @NOAASatellites will be holding its third annual #Datapalooza β€” a series of Twitter chats that aim to celebrate NOAA data while also making it more accessible.

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Skip Talbot’s Storm Chasing Chronicles: Storm Spotting Secrets
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Skip Talbot’s Storm Chasing Chronicles: Storm Spotting Secrets

Filed in College/Adult, Grades 9-12 by on September 3, 2020 • views: 47

This video covers topics on using the visual cues of supercell structure to anticipate if and where tornadoes will form.

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A Few Weather Experiments with NBC 15’s Chief Meteorologist Alan Sealls
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A Few Weather Experiments with NBC 15’s Chief Meteorologist Alan Sealls

Filed in Grades 3-5, Grades K-2 by on September 3, 2020 • views: 53

NBC 15’s Chief Meteorologist Alan Sealls shows us how to perform a few experiments dealing with some aspects of the weather.

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Skip Talbot’s Storm Chasing Chronicles: Field Tactics for Practical Storm Spotting
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Skip Talbot’s Storm Chasing Chronicles: Field Tactics for Practical Storm Spotting

Filed in College/Adult, Grades 9-12 by on September 2, 2020 • views: 29

Learn about storm spotting, storm chasing, and forecasting tornadoes. This video may be used for non-commercial, educational purposes.

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The Weather Dude Brings Us Some Learning Songs About Weather
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The Weather Dude Brings Us Some Learning Songs About Weather

Filed in Grades 3-5, Grades K-2 by on September 2, 2020 • views: 70

Nick Walker the Weather Dude presents his program of “Musical Meteorology” for young people and families, concentrating on the basics of weather and storm safety.

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Weather Experiments: How to Make a Rain Gauge by Hannah Strong
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Weather Experiments: How to Make a Rain Gauge by Hannah Strong

Filed in Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades K-2 by on September 2, 2020 • views: 32

This weather experiment activity shows you how to make your own rain gauge at home by using some simple household supplies!

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Weather Experiments: How to Make a Thermometer by Hannah Strong
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Weather Experiments: How to Make a Thermometer by Hannah Strong

Filed in Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades K-2 by on September 2, 2020 • views: 56

This weather experiment activity shows you how to make your own thermometer at home by using some simple household supplies!

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Weather Experiments: How to Make a Barometer by Hannah Strong
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Weather Experiments: How to Make a Barometer by Hannah Strong

Filed in Featured, Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades K-2 by on September 2, 2020 • views: 30

This will be a crafty weather experiment, but it’s one that you will be able to use again and again. A barometer is an instrument we use to measure air pressure.

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What Is Meteorology, The Types of Precipitation, & Why Are Thunderstorms So Dangerous?
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What Is Meteorology, The Types of Precipitation, & Why Are Thunderstorms So Dangerous?

Filed in Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8 by on September 2, 2020 • views: 20

In this video, we discuss what Meteorology is, what are the different precipitation types, and why Thunderstorms are so dangerous. Thanks to WKYC-TV’s meteorologist Jason Frazer.

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Historic Tornado Outbreaks & The Great Woodward Tornado Mystery
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Historic Tornado Outbreaks & The Great Woodward Tornado Mystery

Filed in College/Adult, Grades 9-12 by on September 2, 2020 • views: 27

A great video put together by FOX 23’s meteorologist James Aydelott discussing the great and mysterious Woodward Tornado, along with other historic tornado outbreaks.

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The 1st #Datapalooza Twitter Chat Will Be Held on Thursday, Sept. 3rd at 12 pm
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The 1st #Datapalooza Twitter Chat Will Be Held on Thursday, Sept. 3rd at 12 pm

Filed in College/Adult by on September 2, 2020 • views: 27

This year, @NOAASatellites will be holding its third annual #Datapalooza β€” a series of Twitter chats that aim to celebrate NOAA data while also making it more accessible.

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The 1888 Miami Beach Hurricane Mystery by Bryan Norcross
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The 1888 Miami Beach Hurricane Mystery by Bryan Norcross

Filed in College/Adult, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12 by on September 1, 2020 • views: 35

Bryan Norcross presents a video about a strong hurricane that may or may have not made landfall at Miami, Florida in 1888.

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Skip Talbot’s Storm Chasing Chronicles: Front Line Storm Spotting
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Skip Talbot’s Storm Chasing Chronicles: Front Line Storm Spotting

Filed in College/Adult, Grades 9-12 by on September 1, 2020 • views: 27

Learn about forecasting cold-core tornado events, the supercell cycle process, and how tornadoes form.

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Climate Central Presents “Climate Change: The Basics” views: 14

This outstanding video is produced by Climate Central’s meteorologist Sean Sublette.

The Final #Datapalooza Twitter Chat Will Be Held on Thursday, Oct. 1st at 12 pm views: 10

This year, @NOAASatellites will be holding its third annual #Datapalooza β€” a series of Twitter chats that aim to celebrate NOAA data while also making it more accessible.

What is WeatherReady Fest? views: 185

Learn how to be better prepared for a disaster with the Virtual WeatherReady Fest! Billion-dollar weather disasters are a regular occurrence today. The devastating impacts of extreme events like tornado outbreaks, widespread floods, destructive hurricanes, crippling droughts, deadly wildfires, and earthquakes can be reduced by teaching people useful preparedness and resilience techniques.

AccuWeather Ready: 3 Tips to Keep Your Pet Calm During a Thunderstorm views: 22

Even though thunderstorms are a regular weather occurrence, some pets just can’t handle them.