Department of Geological and Atmospheric Sciences

Meteorology 301 - Homework Problem Sets


Problem Set #1


Due: Friday, January 20
Chapter 1: 1.13, 1.14, 1.17, 1.18

Problem Set #2


Due: Friday, January 27
Chapter 3: 1.19, 3.20, 3.24, 3.26, 3.27

Problem Set #3


Due: Friday, February 3
Chapter 3: 3.20, 3.31, 3.32, 3.39, 3.41, 3.42

Problem Set #4


Due: Wednesday, February 15
Chapter 3: 3.28, 3.40, 3.47, 3.48

Problem Set #5


Due: Friday, February 17
Class handout on stability (pdf format)

Problem Set #6


Due: Wednesday, March 1
Class handout on station models, longwave/shortwaves, and upper level maps.

Problem Set #7


Due: Friday, March 10
Chapter 4: 4.12, 4.14, 4.20, 4.24

Problem Set #8


Due: Wednesday, March 29
Chapter 4: 4.16, 4.34, 4.43, 4.49

Problem Set #9


Due: Wednesday, April 5
Chapter 4: 4.17, 4.22, 4.26
Chapter 6: 6.10, 6.11

Problem Set #10


Due: Monday, April 10
Chapter 6: 6.23, 6.24

Problem Set #11


Due: Friday, April 28
Chapter 8: 8.8 (a, b, c, g, l), 8.13, 8.16

Weather News

Daily Weather Story

Click the image to see the most recent NWS weather story for central Iowa.

Low on Ice

How does the current sea ice extent compare to the past?

5-Day QPF

Where is it going to rain or snow in the next week? See the five day QPF from HPC.

Drought Monitor

How this outlook impacts the current drought situation? See the latest drought monitor.

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