- Weather Alerts
Weather alerts warn us when adverse weather patterns are likely to occur. Here you can learn about weather alerts and find links to weather maps and forecasts.
- Weather Satellites
Weather satellites are used to monitor weather conditions on our planet. Learn more about weather satellites and find links to weather maps, forecasts, and weather alerts.
- Weather Instruments
Weather instruments are used to measure different aspects of the weather and include thermometers, barometers, weather balloons, satellites, and more. Visit this site to learn about various weather instruments.
- Anemometer and Weather Vane (Digital Video)
A weather vane and an anemometer measure the direction and speed of the wind, respectively.
Barometer Face (Photograph)
Barometers help forecast weather by measuring atmospheric pressure. Some barometers such as this one also show different types of weather, making them handy for at-home weather prediction. This barometer shows that rainy weather is in the forecast.
Aneroid Barometer (Photograph)
This decorative wooden barometer features the weather descriptions stormy, rain, change, fair and very dry in addition to numeric measurements to help determine atmospheric pressure.
Meteorologists study how the atmosphere affects our environment, and specifically how it relates to weather. Learn about the educational requirements and professional responsibilities of meteorologists.
Kiddie Pool (Photograph)
This boy is happy to be enjoying a swim in his bright blue inflatable aboveground pool. Aboveground pools are less expensive than in ground pools and are perfect for cooling off when the weather is hot.
- Indoor Grills
An indoor grill is a good alternative to outdoor grilling when the weather is cold. Learn more about indoor grills on this informative website.
- Cycling Trainers
A cycling trainer is designed for cycling indoors when weather conditions are not optimal. Learn more and find links to cycling trainers and stationary bicycle manufacturers.
- Exercise Bikes
An exercise or stationary bike is an effective way to get an aerobic workout indoors. It is ideal for when the weather is bad, and it can be used by cyclists for training during the off-season.
Leaf Blower (Photograph)
A close-up photograph of a leaf blower shows the machinery removing leaves from a grassy lawn. When the weather turns colder the leaves shed, littering the lawn. A leaf blower blows the leaves to one side or the other, revealing the foliage underneath.
- News Articles
Visit this site for top news stories and current headlines from around the world. In addition to world news, you will also find news categories such as business, energy, finance, Internet, and weather.
- Plus-Sized Woman (Photograph)
A plus-sized woman with brown, shoulder-length hair holds a beloved pet. The woman is wearing a stylish turquoise blue garment. The dog wears a matching collar. The woman and her dog may be on their way outside, for a brisk walk in cooler weather.
- Air Conditioners (Photograph)
A stately stone home with a chimney and elaborate windows features two air conditioning units in dormered windows. While stone homes often stay cool in hot weather, attic rooms often need additional help to fight off heat and humidity.
- Through-the-Wall A/C (Photograph)
A small white air conditioning unit protrudes from an off-white brick wall. The air conditioning unit appears to the left in the image. Wall air conditioning units such as these allow interior rooms to be cooled and conditioned in hot weather.
- Treadmill Ratings
A treadmill allows the user to get an efficient cardiovascular workout by walking or jogging on a rotating track. It is very useful for walkers or joggers who cannot get an outdoor workout due to inclement weather.
- Sandy Beach near a Bermuda Hotel (Digital Image)
Gentle waves wash up against the white sands of a sunny, Bermuda beach. The turquoise color of the ocean contrasts with the bright blue color of the sky. While several clouds are evident in the sky, it's obvious that good weather is here to stay.
- Man Riding a Stationary Exercise Bike (Digital Image)
A colorful cartoon rendering of a man on an exercise bike highlights the rigors of exercise.
- Horse Looking Out a Horse Barn Window (Digital Image)
Poking his head out of the window, Jake enjoys a special feature of his stall. The horse barn was designed to blend with the rural countryside, and it was built by a custom barn builder.
- Antique Wooden Tennis Racket (Digital Image)
An antique wooden tennis racket with a leather grip is displayed on a white background. It's a beautiful summer day, and the warm weather is just begging you to get outside for some recreation.
- Woman Jogging on an Indoor Treadmill (Digital Image)
A middle-aged woman in pink and black exercise clothing enjoys a jog on an indoor treadmill. Treadmills can be found at the gym, but they can also be easily installed in your home.
- Windsurfer Wearing a Wet Suit (Digital Image)
A man in a wet suit takes advantage of a windy day, as his windsurfing board speeds along the lake. The sail is full, and the speed of the board has created a wake behind the surfer. Don't let cold weather and chilly waters keep you on the beach.
- Wicker Chair and Cushions (Digital Image)
A brown wicker chair, accessorized with ticked cushions, sits in a sunny yard. A straw hat, bag, and pair of sandals symbolize summer relaxation.