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Weather and Our Atmosphere

  • C1 - CPE Regular Semester Schedule (9/5-12/12)
  • Online

  • Gen Ed: 'PS'
  • Fee:  $1,928 ($482/credit, 4 credits)
  • 41151, Lecture 1

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  • Eileen Mcgowan
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How to Enroll

Basic weather parameters, light and energy in the atmosphere. Topics include: atmospheric gases and their behavior; instability of the atmosphere; winds and their origin: large scale, small scale. Moisture: evaporation, condensation, clouds. Kinds of precipitation. Storms: hurricanes, thunderstorms, tornadoes. Atmospheric optics: rainbows, halos, mirages. Climate and climate change.

  • Last Day to:
  • Register 9/18, Drop 9/18, Withdraw 10/19

Refund Schedule:
Full refund through 9/18, 50% 10/19 (registration fee not refundable)
No refund after 10/19

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