Upcoming Events

Aug 11, 2017 08:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Y. Qiang Sun--PhD Thesis Defense

Thesis Defense Event

"Scale Interaction and Mid-latitude Atmospheric Predictability: Impacts of Moist Convection and Gravity Waves"

Aug 11, 2017 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Kenneth Christian--PhD Thesis Defense

Thesis Defense Event

"Global sensitivity analysis of the GEOS-Chem chemical transport model for six NASA field campaigns"

Aug 30, 2017 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM

Meteo Colloquium

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Understanding tornadoes: 5 questions answered

— posted on May 22, 2017 10:56 AM

Penn State meteorology professors Paul Markowski and Yvette Richardson explain why tornadoes form, how to stay safe if you’re near one and whether climate change is affecting tornado patterns.

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Do you ever wonder how much rain or snow falls during a storm?

Hands-on project teaches students the challenges of measuring precipitation

Mike Kwasnik, Kyong Won Yoo Amy Huff
Image: Penn State