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Weather and Climate

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Oct 03 - Dec 05, 2018
18:00 - 20:30 , Wednesday (6-8:30)
Washington , DC $365 O
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Course overview

This course explores fundamental concepts related to weather and climate. Students will learn the physical processes that make up Earth’s atmosphere and drive local, regional and global circulation and weather patterns. Topics include weather map analysis and forecasting, weather satellite imagery, clouds and cloud development, and severe storms and hurricanes. Other relevant topics, such as El Niño and global climate change, will also be discussed. Field Trip Dates: October 14, 2017 and another TBA. If minimum student enrollment is not reached by one week before the scheduled start date, the course may be canceled.This course is part of the Certificate of Accomplishment in Natural History Field Studies
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