Splash Biography

JONATHAN LEE, Sophomore Earth and Atmospheric Science major

Major: Earth and Atmospheric Science

College/Employer: Cornell

Year of Graduation: 2025

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Past Classes

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P808: Severe Thunderstorms: Forecasting, Monitoring, and Safety in Splash Spring 2023 (Apr. 29, 2023)
Severe thunderstorms are common and potentially dangerous weather occurrences over much of the US, including the Northeast. Such storms pose a variety of hazards, including flash floods, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Students will learn about the basic science behind thunderstorms and the hazards they pose. The course will also include helpful resources to monitor potential storms and their hazards, including outlooks, watches, and warnings issued by the National Weather Service. Information on radar imagery interpretation and relevant weather safety actions will be discussed. Examples from previous severe thunderstorm and tornado events, including within the Northeast, will be shown.