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PHYS 1130

Division: Natural Science and Math

Department: Physics

Course: PHYS 1130

Title: Introduction to Meteorology

Description: PHYS 1130 is an introductory course in the science of meteorology. The student is exposed to the physical, chemical, and dynamic processes of the atmosphere. Scientific principles that govern the circulation of the atmosphere, heat imbalance, radiation, cloud formation,weather prediction, severe weather, fronts, halos, and rainbows are analyzed. The course considers weather hazards and patterns common to Utah and the local region. Historical weather events are also evaluated in their respective spatial and temporal context.

Courses Taught Spring 2021

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Courses Taught Fall 2021

1130-001MWF11:30 am-12:20 pmRowley, Kyle
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