CIMSS Weather Camp - Summer 2021

 

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In lieu of our traditional residential Earth Science workshop, CIMSS will run an on-line Weather Camp for High School students June 21st - 24th 2021!


Time (CDT) MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY

11:30am

Meet & greet

Daily Weather Map Discussion

Daily Weather Map Discussion

Daily Weather Map Discussion

Forecast Results and Analysis

12:30

Lunch Break

Lunch Break

Lunch Break

Lunch Break

Lunch Break

1 – 4pm

  • Meteorology 101
  • Intro to Satellite Meteorology
  • Introduce Friday forecast challenge and student presentations
  • Intro to Climate Change
  • Accessing weather and climate data on the Internet
  • Thunderstorms, Tornados and Derechos
  • Tropical Cyclones
  • Winter storms
  • Forecasts for Friday due by 9pm
     (location tbd)
  • Students Present
  • Each student will have 3 minutes to showcase their favorite weather using tools from this weather camp
  •    GRADUATION

Participation is limted to the first fifty High School students who apply. The entire course will take place via ZOOM so computer and Internet access are requisite resources. A $60.00 non-refundable registration fee, payable by credit card, is required to hold your spot.
REGISTER HERE

 PLEASE NOTE: The confirmation email will be sent to the student's email.