Water Cycle - Weather (6)
How are satellite weather photos different from weather maps?
MATERIALS: Satellite photos November 13th, and November 15, 1986, Weather Map Symbols Chart, Air Masses of North America, blank North America maps
PROCEDURE: Study and compare the satellite photos provided and answer the following questions:
Using the outline maps of North America and the "Symbols Used in Plotting Report" try and create your own weather map for both November 13 and 15. Use the Air Mass map of North America to try and determine what the air masses may be. This might help you determine the correct type of front. Remember you are missing information. What are you missing?
How do the satellite and weather maps differ?