WW2010
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WW2010
 
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About WW2010
 
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User's Guide
 
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Content Resources
 
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From The Developers...

WW2010 is a web-based framework for presenting a large collection of real time and archived weather products, case studies plus an extensive data base of multimedia instructional resources and classroom activities.


Available Content Resources
the substance of the server

This section highlights the primary components that make up WW2010's extensive content database. These components include: weather products, helper sections and online guides and details about these components has been given below.

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Surface Temperature

[Image: satellite preview (47K)]
IR Satellite with Pressure

Weather Products:

WW2010 will automatically generate roughly 3600 unique current and forecast weather maps every 24 hours. Included are the standard surface, radar, upper air and satellite observational products, plus forecast model products. Unique new products include: nine-panel surface images, isentropic maps and forecast model comparison panels.

Helper Sections:

Each and every product has a corresponding helper page that not only introduces each product, but also describes the fields displayed on the map and how to interpret them. Concept helper pages provide brief yet informative explanations about important topics in atmospheric and other related earth sciences.

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Product Helper
700 mb ETA Forecast Panel

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Cumulonimbus Clouds
Cloud Catalog
Online Guides:

Included in this framework are the "Online Guides" featuring our ever-growing collection of multimedia instructional modules. These modules cover a variety of topics such as forces, fronts, hurricanes and El Niño. Each module can be traversed individually or used as a reference for learning more about topics introduced in the "helper sections". Where appropriate, there are links to corresponding real-time and archived data, plus relevant online curriculum and activities for K-12 instruction.



User's Guide
Terms for using data resources. CD-ROM available.
Credits and Acknowledgments for WW2010.
Department of Atmospheric Sciences (DAS) at
the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

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