A good start might be reading about the science of tornadoes, which can happen in many parts of the world. The best source for this information is a book called Tornadoes, by Richard M. Fagan. In this book, Fagan covers tornadoes in every part of the globe and discusses their causes, consequences, prevention and recovery.The book is […]
Meteorologists are experts at spotting when things are getting bad, and when things will get better.But what if you’re not so sure?Meteorologist Tom Vilsack is here to help.Tom is an expert in the science of weather prediction and forecasting for a wide variety of clients including airlines, governments, and companies.Here’s what you need to know […]
Meteorologists are experts at predicting and forecasting weather, but a lot of weather is unpredictable and unpredictable weather is expensive.Weather forecasting is no exception.That’s why many meteorologists work for big companies, or for companies that specialize in weather-related products and services, like Weather TV.But that’s not the only reason meteorologists want to work for a […]
It’s a great question.Scientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, recently discovered that the comet that scientists are hoping to study is indeed a comet.But the comet they found, Comet C/2013 Y1, is far from what scientists expected, as they discovered a variety of new features.Here’s what to know about the new comet.What’s […]
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FourFourSeconds ago, on July 11, 2016, I tweeted this picture of the boundary layer of the Earth’s atmosphere: It was the deepest blue in the sky.Then, I added: “Boundary layer.It’s the layer below the layer of atmosphere that covers most of the surface of the planet.And it’s the part that has been hardest hit by […]
The UK has experienced record temperatures, but scientists have been surprised to find out that the UK is hotter than we thought.Here are some of the most interesting findings: UK is hottest on record The UK is currently in its hottest year on record.This year’s heatwave has been the second-hottest on record in the UK, […]
Meteorologists get data from satellites, meteorological stations and other sources, and then combine it to produce a forecast.In this chapter, we’ll take a look at the different sources of data for meteorological forecasts.
Meteorological tower is the term used to describe the towers that are used to measure the weather and provide forecasts to cities and towns around the world.They are also sometimes used as landmarks to mark important events such as birthdays, weddings, anniversaries and births.If you have an idea of what kind of tower you want, […]
The latest climate change forecasts show a more uncertain future for Australia’s future as we enter the next decade.We’re facing a climate change emergency, which means a rise in the risk of extreme weather events.There are no easy answers to how the world is changing.The key thing is to understand what the risks are.That’s the […]