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(1) PHILOSOPHY (2) BASIC TOPICS (3) CHARTS (4) MODELS (5) WX ANALYSIS
WX SAFETY SKEW-T SOUNDINGS TROPICAL WX HEAVY RAIN
WINTER WX LAKE-EFFECT CLOUDS SATELLITE ED RADAR ED
TEMP FX PRECIP FX SEVERE WX FORECAST TEST FORECAST TEST 2
HABY HINTS THERMO HUMOR !! WX JARGON JOBS
HABY HINTS 2 NWA TEST PAPERS BLOCKING ADVANCED
HABY HINTS 3 MINI-LECTURES FORECASTER WX POEMS COLLEGE METR.
POLLUTION WIND PRECIP TYPES FOG FX EXPERIMENTS
FIELD TRIPS WX LORE MESOSCALE CHASING WX FX BOOKS
TV WX WEBSITES WX SCHOOLS KID WX Q's WX PICS KEY WORDS
LOVE & WX HEALTH & WX REAL ESTATE & WX TECH & WX BETS & WX
ASTRONOMY & WX LAKE & OCEAN WX WX DISASTERS PETS & WX GLOBAL WARMING
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BECOMING A GREAT FORECASTER

INTRODUCTION TO MODEL MOS
PART 1: ADVECTION ALOFT AND SURFACE TEMPERATURE
PART 2: UPSTREAM CONDITIONS
PART 3: STRONG RADIATIONAL COOLING
PART 4: TIMING A FRONT
PART 5: OCEAN AND LAKE INFLUENCE
PART 6: BEWARE THE DARN CLOUDS
PART 7: DON'T FRET OVER LOW POP AND LOW QPF
PART 8: TIMING PRECIPITATION
PART 9: TAKING MODEL CONSENSUS
PART 10: SYNTHESIS

STUDY GUIDES FOR NWA SEAL AND AMS CBM TEST
NWA SEAL TEST AMS CBM TEST TESTIMONIALS

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THEWEATHERPREDICTION.COM WEBSITE QUIZZES
BASIC TOPICS ANALYSIS CLOUDS FORECASTING WX JARGON
MESOSCALE MODELS RADAR SATELLITE SEVERE WX
SKEW-T SYNOPTIC WX THERMO TROPICAL WX WINTER WX

HABY HINT QUIZZES
SET 1 SET 2 SET 3 SET 4 SET 5 SET 6 SET 7 SET 8 SET 9 SET 10

CONTROVERSIAL ISSUES: A LOOK FROM BOTH SIDES

1. TV WX SEALS AND CERTIFICATIONS: IMPORTANT OR NOT?
2. CALCULUS: IS IT NEEDED TO BE A FORECASTER?
3. DOES GOD CONTROL THE WEATHER?
4. TV SEVERE WX CUT-INS: IMPORTANT OR ANNOYING?
5. THE WEATHER CHANNEL: TO LIKE OR NOT TO LIKE?
6. FORECASTS: PROBABILITY OR CERTAINTY?
7. BROADCASTING OFFICIAL VS. UNOFFICIAL STORM REPORTS

CURRENT ONLINE WEATHER DATA
NWS IWIN STORM PC ANALYSIS METAR SATELLITE RADAR
SKEW-T MODELS ISENTROPE DISCUSSIONS ALL MOS SPC-MESOCAST

HABY'S FAVORITE REAL-TIME WEATHER SITES

1. SKEW-T'S: http://weather.cod.edu/analysis/analysis.sound.html
2. MODELS: http://weather.unisys.com/
3. ALL MOS FOR A LOCATION: http://www.weather.gov/mdl/synop/products/bullform.all.php
4. RADAR: http://weather.cod.edu/analysis/analysis.radar.html
5. SATELLITE: http://www.rap.ucar.edu/weather/satellite/
6. ISENTROPIC CHARTS: http://weather.cod.edu/analysis/analysis.isentropic.html
7. FORECAST SOUNDINGS: http://weather.cod.edu/fsound/

BLACK AND WHITE ANALYSIS IMAGES- PRINTER FRIENDLY
DIFAX SKEW-T SURFACE ANALYSIS UPPER AIR ANALYSIS

WEATHER RIDDLES
TWICE AS WARM WIND POWER TEMP CONVERSION
RUM BAROMETER DENSITY COMPARISON Z TIME
HELIUM BALLOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY STORM ENERGY
MASS OF ATMOSPHERE NUMBER OF RAINDROPS GROWING CLOUD

POPULAR HABY HINTS

1. UNDERSTANDING LATENT HEAT
2. THE SIMPLIFIED OMEGA EQUATION (THERMAL ADVECTION TERM)
3. THE SIMPLIFIED OMEGA EQUATION (VORTICITY ADVECTION TERM)
4. 10 POPULAR WEBSITES FOR REALTIME U.S. WEATHER DATA
5. COLD AIR DAMMING EXAMPLE
6. FORECASTING ICING ON ROADS
7. THE 540 LINE AND PRECIPITATION TYPE
8. WARMING AND COOLING OF THE EARTH'S SURFACE
9. USEFULNESS AND USELESSNESS OF RELATIVE HUMIDITY
10. CONVECTIVE INSTABILITY DEFINITION AND EXAMPLE
11. PRECIPITATION EFFECT ON WET-BULBING OUT PROCESS
12. INTERPRETATION OF AVERAGE HIGH AND LOW TEMPERATURE
13. SEVERE WEATHER VERSUS FRONTAL TYPE
14. VEERING AND BACKING WIND DEFINED
15. THE INVERSION
16. CAN IT BE TOO COLD TO SNOW?
17. WHAT CAUSES THUNDERSNOW?
18. WHAT IS DIFFERENCE BETWEEN ICE FOG AND FREEZING FOG?
19. THE SOIL MOISTURE'S IMPACT ON WEATHER PREDICTION
20. NORTHERN HEMISPHERE MID-LATITUDE SEASONS
21. THE RATE OF A SNOWFLAKE MELTING AS IT FALLS
22. CONVERSIONS USING THE DOMINANT TEMPERATURE SCALES
23. DEFINING A "VORT MAX" AND A "VORT LOBE"
24. KNOTS, PLUS OTHER WIND INFORMATION
25. WHAT CAUSES GIANT SNOWFLAKES?
26. WHAT IS A "NEGATIVELY TILTED TROUGH"?
27. WAA VS. LOCAL HEATING ON THE 850 MB FORECAST MODELS
28. USING PERCENTAGES IN FORECASTS
29. WIDESPREAD VERSUS WIDELY SCATTERED
30. CLOUD COVERAGE METHODS
31. EXPLAINING DEWPOINT AND RELATIVE HUMIDITY TO THE PUBLIC
32. THE EFFECT OF VORTICITY ADVECTION ON HEIGHT CHANGE
33. TYPES OF ICE TO SCRAPE OFF THE CAR
34. THE LEVEL IN THE TROPOSPHERE WITH THE GREATEST HEIGHT FALLS
35. COMPARING THE DENSITY OF AIR TO WATER
36. SUNBURN / TANNING MYTHS EXPOSED
37. INTERPRETATION OF UVV ON SYNOPTIC MODELS
38. OPERATIONAL INTERPRETATION OF 500 MB DPVA
39. RADAR CHARACTERISTICS OF SUPERCELLS
40. WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN ACCURACY AND PRECISION?
41. WHAT ARE ANOMALOUS PROPAGATION AND FALSE ECHOS?
42. JET STREAK WIND AND JET STREAK MOVEMENT
43. FORECASTING HIGHS AND LOWS USING MOS
44. FORECASTING SURFACE HIGH USING 850-mb TEMP
45. THE TOP 5 REASONS POLAR AREAS ARE COLD
46. WEATHER AND BASEBALL FLIGHT
47. INSIDE RH AS A FUNCTION OF OUTSIDE WEATHER
48. TEXAS DRYLINE PROPAGATION ON MODELS
49. REASONS FOR UNSTABLE LIFTED INDEX
50. LOCATING A FRONTAL BOUNDARY

POPULAR HABY HINTS (Set 2)

1. WHAT ARE THE DOG DAYS OF SUMMER?
2. REFLECTIVITY GRADIENT AND SEVERE WEATHER
3. WHAT IS BRIGHT BANDING AND HOW DOES IT OCCUR?
4. WHAT CREATES A BOW ECHO?
5. INVERSIONS AND RADAR GROUND CLUTTER
6. WHY ARE CERTAIN REGIONS OF A HURRICANE STRONGER?
7. WHAT CREATES A CAP?
8. FROST POINT AND FORECAST IMPLICATIONS
9. THUNDERSTORMS AND 700 MB TEMPERATURE
10. FORECASTING ADVECTION FOG
11. SURFACE TEMPERATURE AND PRECIPITATION TYPE
12. A BETTER USE OF TERMS IN BROADCAST METEOROLOGY

UNISYS MODEL INTERPRETATION AND DISCUSSION
PRES/PREC PROG 1000 mb PROG 850 mb PROG 700 mb PROG
500 mb PROG 300 mb PROG RH PROG LI PROG

COMMON REASONS FOR BUSTED FORECASTS
CLOUD COVER PRECIPITATION FRONTS SNOW COVER THE CAP
WIND TIME SMALL SCALE HUMAN ERROR UNCERTAINTY

THERMODYNAMICS AND FORECASTING

1. INGREDIENTS FOR THUNDERSTORMS AND SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
2. SHEAR AND THUNDERSTORM TYPE
3. WIND SHEAR AND SUPERCELLS
4. EVALUATING TROPOSPHERIC MOISTURE
5. APPLYING TROPOSPHERIC MOISTURE TO FORECASTING
6. WHY IS MOIST AIR LESS DENSE THAN DRY AIR AT SAME TEMP?
7. WHY THE MALR IS NOT A CONSTANT
8. THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE LCL AND CCL
9. POTENTIAL TEMPERATURE AND THETA-E
10. NEGATIVE BOUYANCY AND THE CAP ON SKEW-T
11. THE EL AND MPL
12. OPERATIONAL USES OF THE LAYER SLICE METHOD
13. ELEVATED CONVECTION
14. PREDICTING HAIL WITH THE SKEW-T
15. EXACT LOCATION OF THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT

INFORMATION ON FORECASTING THE FOLLOWING TOPICS
DEW FROST RADIATION FOG VIRGA
HAIL THUNDERSNOW FLASH FLOODING LIGHTNING
ICING SLEET FREEZING RAIN WINTER WX
DERECHO HEAT BURST OROGRAPHICS WHITE X-MAS
DROUGHT SMOG ISENTROPIC LIFT COL
THE CAP 700 MB CAP ADVECTION FOG TOPOGRAPHIC LIFT

UNIQUE PROCESSES AND DEFINITIONS
DIFFERENTIAL ADVECTION SQUALL LINE HOOK ECHO
THERMAL TROUGH SHORTWAVE DIG AND DEEPEN
ISOTHERMAL LAYER UVV MAX POLAR VORTEX
INVERTED TROUGH UPPER LEVEL LOW SUPERADIABATIC
MOISTURE TONGUE GRAVITY WAVE VERTICAL TILT
BOMBOGENESIS CONVECTIVE INSTABILITY VORT MAX / LOBE
COLD AIR FUNNEL DRYLINE BULGE THERMAL LOW
CHINOOK THE BRIGHT BAND DECOUPLING

FORECASTING PHILOSOPHY HINTS
FX VERIFICATION WX KNOWLEDGE ATTRIBUTES FX PURPOSE
BEING RESPECTED DEDUCING DISCUSSIONS KNOWLEDGE STAGES
ART OF FXING WISHES VS. REALITY WX EXCITEMENT PET PEEVES

KNOWLEDGE OF SNOW COVER FOR SNOW LOVERS

1. SNOW AND ICE ACCUMULATION (GRASS VERSUS CONCRETE)
2. SNOW AND ICE ACCUMULATION (INFLUENCE OF PREVIOUS WEATHER)
3. SNOW AND ICE ACCUMULATION (DAY VERSUS NIGHT)
4. SNOW ACCUMULATION (INFLUENCE FROM TEMPERATURE PROFILE)
5. SNOW AND ICE ACCUMULATION (INTENSITY AND DURATION)
6. THE RATE OF A SNOWFLAKE MELTING AS IT FALLS
7. MELTING RATE OF A SNOWFLAKE (ON WATER VS. LAND)
8. THE COOLING EFFECTS OF SURFACE SNOW COVER
9. SNOW TO LIQUID EQUIVALENT
10. SNOW AND CLEAR SKIES

WEATHER ANALYSIS TOOLS

1. HURRICANE TRACKING CHART- ATLANTIC BASIN
2. HURRICANE TRACKING CHART- GULF OF MEXICO
3. HURRICANE TRACKING CHART- PACIFIC BASIN

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