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Postby bernard » Fri Jun 17, 2016 5:00 am

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Postby MysterySkye04 » Thu Sep 08, 2016 12:19 am

So, what specifically do we need to know for Severe Storms? I haven't gotten the rule book, and I don't know when our school's starting the practices. I want to start right away.
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby John Richardsim » Thu Sep 08, 2016 1:06 am

MysterySkye04 wrote:So, what specifically do we need to know for Severe Storms? I haven't gotten the rule book, and I don't know when our school's starting the practices. I want to start right away.

Know basic meteorological concepts. If you did Everyday Weather last year, you should have these down pretty well already. Know the types, characteristics, and hazards/safety procedures of thunderstorms. Types of lightning and its cause. Tornadoes, their development, characteristics, hazards/safety procedures. Types of precipitation and their formation. Tropical cyclones, their formation, characteristics, and hazards/safety procedures. Mid-latitude cyclones, their development, characteristics, and hazards/safety procedures. Be able to analyze and interpret weather maps and other data, including satellite imagery, Doppler radar, etc.

Hopefully this will be enough until you can get your hands on the rules.
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby MysterySkye04 » Thu Sep 08, 2016 1:40 am

John Richardsim wrote:
MysterySkye04 wrote:So, what specifically do we need to know for Severe Storms? I haven't gotten the rule book, and I don't know when our school's starting the practices. I want to start right away.

Know basic meteorological concepts. If you did Everyday Weather last year, you should have these down pretty well already. Know the types, characteristics, and hazards/safety procedures of thunderstorms. Types of lightning and its cause. Tornadoes, their development, characteristics, hazards/safety procedures. Types of precipitation and their formation. Tropical cyclones, their formation, characteristics, and hazards/safety procedures. Mid-latitude cyclones, their development, characteristics, and hazards/safety procedures. Be able to analyze and interpret weather maps and other data, including satellite imagery, Doppler radar, etc.

Hopefully this will be enough until you can get your hands on the rules.

Thank you so much!
I did do Everyday Weather, but I didn't do much. In this thread, are we going to be able to discuss Severe Storms? I feel it would be helpful, but I'm not sure if this thread is meant for giving each other questions.
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby John Richardsim » Fri Sep 09, 2016 3:39 pm

MysterySkye04 wrote:In this thread, are we going to be able to discuss Severe Storms? I feel it would be helpful, but I'm not sure if this thread is meant for giving each other questions.

I don't see why not. I know one of my biggest regrets from when I did severe storms is that I didn't start studying earlier, as I missed the Atlantic hurricane season and the greater part of the tornado season.
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby MysterySkye04 » Fri Sep 09, 2016 4:14 pm

John Richardsim wrote:
MysterySkye04 wrote:In this thread, are we going to be able to discuss Severe Storms? I feel it would be helpful, but I'm not sure if this thread is meant for giving each other questions.

I don't see why not. I know one of my biggest regrets from when I did severe storms is that I didn't start studying earlier, as I missed the Atlantic hurricane season and the greater part of the tornado season.

Thank goodness. My mom really wants me to get a medal in Meterology, seeing how I got 9th all by myself.
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby NeilMehta » Wed Sep 14, 2016 10:37 pm

MysterySkye04 wrote:
John Richardsim wrote:
MysterySkye04 wrote:In this thread, are we going to be able to discuss Severe Storms? I feel it would be helpful, but I'm not sure if this thread is meant for giving each other questions.

I don't see why not. I know one of my biggest regrets from when I did severe storms is that I didn't start studying earlier, as I missed the Atlantic hurricane season and the greater part of the tornado season.

Thank goodness. My mom really wants me to get a medal in Meterology, seeing how I got 9th all by myself.

*Hey look another division B NY person hiya*
if you took earth science in school you probably remember the reference tables
do u know if were allowed to use them in our notes for rocks/minerals or meteo
my events tend to deal with really big or small things ..
so now i do fermi : ^)

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Re: Meteorology B

Postby Unome » Wed Sep 14, 2016 10:40 pm

NeilMehta wrote:
MysterySkye04 wrote:
John Richardsim wrote:I don't see why not. I know one of my biggest regrets from when I did severe storms is that I didn't start studying earlier, as I missed the Atlantic hurricane season and the greater part of the tornado season.

Thank goodness. My mom really wants me to get a medal in Meterology, seeing how I got 9th all by myself.

*Hey look another division B NY person hiya*
if you took earth science in school you probably remember the reference tables
do u know if were allowed to use them in our notes for rocks/minerals or meteo

The rules usually say "in any form from any source" so I assume the regents reference tables would be allowed. I used information from them in Geomaps last year.
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby NeilMehta » Wed Sep 14, 2016 10:53 pm

Unome wrote:
NeilMehta wrote:
MysterySkye04 wrote:Thank goodness. My mom really wants me to get a medal in Meterology, seeing how I got 9th all by myself.

*Hey look another division B NY person hiya*
if you took earth science in school you probably remember the reference tables
do u know if were allowed to use them in our notes for rocks/minerals or meteo

The rules usually say "in any form from any source" so I assume the regents reference tables would be allowed. I used information from them in Geomaps last year.

thanks!
my events tend to deal with really big or small things ..
so now i do fermi : ^)

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Re: Meteorology B

Postby MysterySkye04 » Wed Sep 14, 2016 11:08 pm

NeilMehta wrote:
MysterySkye04 wrote:
John Richardsim wrote:I don't see why not. I know one of my biggest regrets from when I did severe storms is that I didn't start studying earlier, as I missed the Atlantic hurricane season and the greater part of the tornado season.

Thank goodness. My mom really wants me to get a medal in Meterology, seeing how I got 9th all by myself.

*Hey look another division B NY person hiya*
if you took earth science in school you probably remember the reference tables
do u know if were allowed to use them in our notes for rocks/minerals or meteo

*Hi there, New Yorker. Where's your competition at?*
My school......is a little different and we haven't done anything with Meteorology or reference tables.
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby NeilMehta » Thu Sep 15, 2016 8:47 pm

MysterySkye04 wrote:
NeilMehta wrote:
MysterySkye04 wrote:Thank goodness. My mom really wants me to get a medal in Meterology, seeing how I got 9th all by myself.

*Hey look another division B NY person hiya*
if you took earth science in school you probably remember the reference tables
do u know if were allowed to use them in our notes for rocks/minerals or meteo

*Hi there, New Yorker. Where's your competition at?*
My school......is a little different and we haven't done anything with Meteorology or reference tables.

long island (east) and we might go to blue dragon
school name is murphy jhs
my events tend to deal with really big or small things ..
so now i do fermi : ^)

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Re: Meteorology B

Postby MysterySkye04 » Thu Sep 15, 2016 10:20 pm

NeilMehta wrote:
MysterySkye04 wrote:
NeilMehta wrote: *Hey look another division B NY person hiya*
if you took earth science in school you probably remember the reference tables
do u know if were allowed to use them in our notes for rocks/minerals or meteo

*Hi there, New Yorker. Where's your competition at?*
My school......is a little different and we haven't done anything with Meteorology or reference tables.

long island (east) and we might go to blue dragon
school name is murphy jhs

Oh, I'm in the New York City one. My school's new, it's has a bit of a long name. Third year for our school!
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby Fibonacci924 » Sat Sep 17, 2016 3:41 pm

Feel free to contact me for any Meteorology help!
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby MysterySkye04 » Sat Sep 17, 2016 4:00 pm

Fibonacci924 wrote:Feel free to contact me for any Meteorology help!

Thanks! But I'm pretty sure I'll be asking questions for people on my team since I'm pretty sure I'm the only one who has an account.
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Postby DankMcIntosh » Tue Oct 04, 2016 5:52 pm

So guys, I was just wondering what you think may be the biggest challenge this year in terms of topics. My partner and I really want to go pretty in-depth about observation (Doppler, etc.) but I was just wonder what was on your 'radar.' :o :lol: :o :lol: :o
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