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Weather & Climate


Water in the Atmosphere



ADAS Temperature Pacific Disaster Center
Clouds & Precipitation Weather Central for Kids
FL Satellites Weather Maps
Jet Stream

Weather Maps Pdf

National Weather Service Weather & Climate Pdf


Weather Patterns

Air Masses are huge bodies of air that have similar temperature, humidity and air pressure.  When two air masses meet they form a front.

Types of Fronts:   Cold Front, Warm Front, Stationary Front, Occluded Front

Low- and High-Pressure Systems


Weather Maps


Topographical Maps



Severe Weather

Thunderstorms, Tornadoes, Hurricanes

Beginnings of a Hurricane

Desert dust blows off the west coast of Africa and over the Canary Islands in Nov. 2006.

Credit: The MODIS instrument on NASA's Terra satellite. [More]

Birth of a Hurricane. Click to view a Closed Captioned Video.

FL Satellites NASA Hurricane Tracking
How Stuff Works: Hurricanes Pacific Disaster Center
Hurricanes Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale
Hurricane Fact Sheet Weather Fronts
Hurricane School Weather Maps


Classifying Climate




Data: World Temperatures according to the Hadley Center for Climate Prediction



150 Years of Global Warming and Cooling 

Global Warming & Cooling
Climate & Weather Animations