Students select varying amounts of heat and humidity in order to generate thunderstorms. Students develop an understanding of the atmospheric conditions that lead to thunderstorms, as well as those that will not. Application requires Adobe Flash Player and takes approximately 20 minutes. This activity is part of a middle-level weather curriculum published by UCAR, found at https://scied.ucar.edu/globe-weather-curriculum.
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