Catalogue 2020 - 2021

METR 101 Introductory Meteorology


3 cr.

Course Description

This is an introductory course in meteorology for the non-technical student. Topics include the earth-sun system, the earth's atmosphere, the earth's heat budget, weather measurements, clouds, horizontal air movement, stability, fronts, short-term weather forecasting, and climate. Two class hours, three-hour lab.


Laboratory fee $100.