Department of Geological and Atmospheric Sciences

Meteorology 301 - General Meteorology

HPC Surface Plot
Latest surface analysis from Hydrometeorological Prediction Center.

Class Description

This course will introduce students to the global distribution of temperature, wind, and atmospheric constituents; atmospheric thermodynamics, radiative transfer, global energy balance, storms and clouds, and introductory dynamics.


  • Math 166
  • Credit or enrollment in Phys 222

Meeting Times

MTWF - 9am - 2026 Agronomy Hall

Dave Flory

Meet the Instructor

Dave Flory
Teaching Professor
3101 Agronomy Hall
Phone: (515) 294-0264
Office Hours: By Appointment
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Class News & Updates

Problem Set #10 Assigned

Homework #10 will not be collected.

Weather News

Daily Weather Story

Click the image to see the most recent NWS weather story for central Iowa.

Important Dates

January 17: University Holiday - No Class
March 14: Mid-Semester
March 14-18: Spring break
March 31 - April 2: NWA Severe Storms Conference in Ankeny - No Class.
Tentative Final Exam Date: Wednesday, May 11, 7:30 - 9:30 AM.