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Capital Weather Gang – Weather Gang: The Shocking Power of Lightning

Capital Weather Gang – Weather Gang: The Shocking Power of Lightning

Filed in Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades K-2 by on August 19, 2020 • views: 22

First a flash. Then a crash. We explore the power of one of nature’s most fleeting – and shocking – phenomena.

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Ward’s Flood Plain Model Explained

Ward’s Flood Plain Model Explained

Filed in Featured, Grades 3-5, Grades K-2 by on May 28, 2020 • views: 245

National Weather Service Hydrologist, James LaRosa, demonstrates the Wards Flood Plain Model. Thank you to the National Weather Service office in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Hurricanes… James Spann’s Weather School for Kids

Hurricanes… James Spann’s Weather School for Kids

Filed in Grades 3-5, Grades K-2 by on May 27, 2020 • views: 234

James Spann, chief meteorologist of ABC 33/40 in Birmingham, Alabama, gives an online lesson on hurricanes geared primarily for those in grades 1-5, but older kids and adults will learn as well!

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Everything Weather… James Spann’s Weather School for Kids

Everything Weather… James Spann’s Weather School for Kids

Filed in Grades 3-5, Grades K-2 by on May 22, 2020 • views: 225

James Spann, chief meteorologist of ABC 33/40 in Birmingham, Alabama, gives an online lesson on meteorology geared primarily for those in grades 1-5, but older kids and adults will learn as well!

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ABC News Chief Meteorologist Ginger Zee – Getting Into Meteorology views: 27

Take a trip through Ginger’s past to see how she became a meteorologist and learn how you can become one too.

Climate Central Presents “Climate Change: The Basics” views: 56

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: 47

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

What is WeatherReady Fest? views: 234

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.