EAS 270 - The Atmosphere

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Faculty of Science

An introduction to weather. Atmospheric composition, vertical structure and energetics. Humidity and clouds, stratification and instability. Atmospheric motion on the global and synoptic scales. Air masses, fronts and storms. Introduction to weather maps, weather analysis and numerical weather prediction models. Weather map discussions. Prerequisite: Any 100-level Mathematics or Physics course, or SCI 100.

Fall Term 2021

Lectures

LECTURE A1 (44938)
Capacity: 130
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
MWF 13:00 - 13:50 (ESB 3-27)

Primary Instructor: Andrew Bush

Fall Term 2022

Lectures

LECTURE A1 (32176)
Capacity: 130
2022-09-01 - 2022-12-08
MWF 13:00 - 13:50 (TBD)