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Re: Meteorology B

Postby tornado guy » May 25th, 2011, 8:34 pm

Oh. It looks like we got the exact opposite XD
And 39th isn't bad. Plus, since the test was fairly easy, it may have been hard to separate the teams.
Yep, Flash Flooding is most deadly followed by Tornadoes, Lightning and Hurricanes. That is what I checked after the test on NOAA.
Well Meteorology is my favorite event in S.O., so it was really disappointing.

Onto climate change now!
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby starshine » May 26th, 2011, 12:28 pm

Oh. It looks like we got the exact opposite XD
And 39th isn't bad. Plus, since the test was fairly easy, it may have been hard to separate the teams.
Yep, Flash Flooding is most deadly followed by Tornadoes, Lightning and Hurricanes. That is what I checked after the test on NOAA.
Well Meteorology is my favorite event in S.O., so it was really disappointing.

Onto climate change now!
Oh, ok. Thanks for checking! :D
Anyone know the rules for Climate by any chance?
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby tornado guy » May 26th, 2011, 12:55 pm

Oh, ok. Thanks for checking! :D
Anyone know the rules for Climate by any chance?
I took climate a couple years ago for my first year on S.O.... I know that you have to learn the difference between La Nina and El Nino. Learn the characteristics of each. Also the Koppin Classification System. Major types of fronts and boundaries throughout the world... That is the basics of what I know for climate. :)
As for the official rules though, those don't come out until August or September.
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby starshine » May 26th, 2011, 4:52 pm

Oh, ok. Thanks for checking! :D
Anyone know the rules for Climate by any chance?
I took climate a couple years ago for my first year on S.O.... I know that you have to learn the difference between La Nina and El Nino. Learn the characteristics of each. Also the Koppin Classification System. Major types of fronts and boundaries throughout the world... That is the basics of what I know for climate. :)
As for the official rules though, those don't come out until August or September.
Oh ok. I don't know too much about that kind of stuff. I would guess notesheet, right?
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby tornado guy » May 26th, 2011, 6:39 pm

Oh, ok. Thanks for checking! :D
Anyone know the rules for Climate by any chance?
I took climate a couple years ago for my first year on S.O.... I know that you have to learn the difference between La Nina and El Nino. Learn the characteristics of each. Also the Koppin Classification System. Major types of fronts and boundaries throughout the world... That is the basics of what I know for climate. :)
As for the official rules though, those don't come out until August or September.
Oh ok. I don't know too much about that kind of stuff. I would guess notesheet, right?
That would be a good idea. Especially for the Koppen system..
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby starshine » May 27th, 2011, 2:09 pm

Would Meteorology ever require a binder for any of the units? (Everyday Weather, Severe Storms, Climate)
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Postby tornado guy » May 27th, 2011, 2:55 pm

Would Meteorology ever require a binder for any of the units? (Everyday Weather, Severe Storms, Climate)
I've done the whole cycle for Meteorology, and no you can't bring a binder or field guide into the event. You may only bring in a double sided piece of 8 1/2 by 11 inch paper filled with notes... Binders or field guides are really only needed for more of ID events like, Ornithology, Fossils etc..
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby starshine » May 27th, 2011, 5:39 pm

Would Meteorology ever require a binder for any of the units? (Everyday Weather, Severe Storms, Climate)
I've done the whole cycle for Meteorology, and no you can't bring a binder or field guide into the event. You may only bring in a double sided piece of 8 1/2 by 11 inch paper filled with notes... Binders or field guides are really only needed for more of ID events like, Ornithology, Fossils etc..
That's what I thought. Meteorology probably wouldn't even require a binder. The notesheet is good enough.
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby IdahoSciGuy » July 11th, 2011, 10:16 am

When I was in middle school, they allowed binders, books, you name it. Now, its only a sheet of paper. boy, the times have changed!

Things to look for this upcoming year:
Koeppen Classification system
ENSO- El Nino-Southern Oscillation
La Nina
Once I find my climate papers, ill add more to this list...
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby tornado guy » July 12th, 2011, 10:14 am

Things to look for this upcoming year:
Koeppen Classification system
ENSO- El Nino-Southern Oscillation
La Nina
Once I find my climate papers, ill add more to this list...
There is also the Ice Ages and warmer periods (ie Interglacial periods, Younger-Dryas, mid-Holocene maximum etc..). Data to reconstruct past climatic history is key too in Climate Change.
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