CIMSS Weather Camp - Summer 2021

 

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NEW - On-line Weather Camp for High School students June 21st - 25th 2021
   *NOTE-registration is closed* 
PDF of the DETAILED AGENDA


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
  • Weather Jobs Guest Speaker
  • Intro to Satellite Meteorology
  • WxSats 3D visulaization demo
  • Accessing satellite imagery and weather data on the Internet
  • Introduce forecast challenge and Friday's student presentations
  • Climate Change
  • Weather Jobs Guest Speaker
  • Winter Storms
  • Accessing climate data on the Internet
  • Communicating climate change - UW students "elevator speeches"
  • Projects underway to slow or halt Climate Change
  • Thunderstorms, Tornados and Derechos
  • Weather Jobs Guest Speaker
  • Storm Chasing
  • #WxTwitter and Social Media-rologists
  • Tips and tools to make your own weather web page
  • Tropical Cyclones
  • Investigating Hurricanes with AI
  • Weather Jobs Guest Speaker
  • Q&A for student projects & forecasts
  • Friday Forecasts due by 6pm
  • Students Present
  • Each student will have ~2 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.

THIS CLASS IS FULL & REGISTRATION IS CLOSED