® Weather Research Center

Houston, Texas E-mail: wrc@wxresearch.org

 

Interesting Sites (For teachers, parents and children)

Atlantic Tropical Weather Center

http://www.atwc.org

Atmospheric Optical Effects (UIUC)

http://ww2010.atmos.uiuc.edu/(Gh)/guides/mtr/opt/home.rxml

Autumn Hall

http://home.socal.rr.com/rblough/ah-idx.htm

Careers in Meteorology

http://www.ametsoc.org/pubs/careers.html

Dan's Wild Wild Weather

http://www.wildwildweather.com

El Niño @ nationalgeographic.com

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/elnino

FEMA for Kids

http://www.fema.gov/kids/

Flash Flood's

http://weathereye.kgan.com/cadet/flood/

Fujita-Pearson Tornado Scale

http://www.stormfax.com/fujita.htm

Homework Central

http://www.homeworkcentral.com

Interactive Weather Information Network

http://weather.gov or http://iwin.nws.noaa.gov

Lightning Storms (Intra-Cloud, Inter-Cloud, Cloud to Ground and Red Sprites-Blue Jets)

Red Sprites-Blue Jets and Lightning

Maps & Geography @ nationalgeographic.com

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/education/maps_photos/index.html

Metric and English Unit Conversions

http://www.onlineconversion.com

Why is the Sky Blue?

http://www.sciencemadesimple.com/sky_blue.html

NOAA Photo Library

http://www.photolib.noaa.gov/

Catching a Tornado @ National Geographic

http://www7.nationalgeographic.com/ngm/0506/feature6/multimedia.html

StormFax

http://www.stormfax.com

Storm Prediction Center

http://www.spc.noaa.gov

The Seasons

http://faldo.atmos.uiuc.edu/w_unit/LESSONS/seasons.html

Hurricane Hunters

http://www.hurricanehunters.com

The Wind: Our Fierce Friend

http://www.fi.edu/tfi/units/energy/wind.html

Tropical Prediction Center - National Hurricane Center

http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/

Weather Dude

http://www.wxdude.com/

Tornado Safety and Preparedness

http://safestars.org/tornado-safety/

The Weather Resource Page

http://www.mjjsales.com/articles/the-weather-resource-page.html