AOS 100
Section 2 (Prof. Petty)

Weather and Climate
Fall 2005
T Th 1:00 - 2:15

Index of class handouts and other resources

Contact information:

Instructor: Prof. Grant W Petty
Office: AOS 1325a
Phone: 263-3265

TA/Grader:  Steve Jaye
Office: AOSS 1449
Phone: 265-9198
Office hours: 9:30-10:30 on Tuesday; 1:00-2:00 on Wednesday

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Class handouts and resources:

Class Information and Policies

Lectures and Assignments

Tips for Studying for Exams

My lecture notes (you will need to login with your WiscWorld ID/password to access)

Supplemental visual aids (recommended, but not required)

Administrative resources:

Check your grades

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Weather-related resources:

Tutorial web site with nice visual material from Lyndon State College (Prof. Atkins)

Weather Channel national map (see menu below map for options)

AO&SS realtime rooftop weather data

Weather Underground forecast for Madison

Local forecasts from NWS

Surface analyses from NWS

Latest radar images

Latest satellite images

Upper air soundings from the University of Wyoming

AOS Weather page

Prof. Tripoli's Rita photos

Department and major:

About the department

Major in Atmospheric Science