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UAT WEATHER STATION

Make you own "University of Alabama Weather Station"!

Get a board. Nail it to the side of your house. Tie a rope around the end of it, so that it hangs down as illustrated on the right.
Rope

Rope
Rope swinging slowly back and forth
indicates: Slight Breeze
Rope
Rope sopping wet
indicates: Rain

Rope
Rope coated with ice
indicates: Freezing Temperatures
Rope
Rope on fire
indicates:
a. Intense heat due to earth being pulled towards the sun
b. Lightning.

Rope
Rope not visible
indicates:
a. Fog
b. Closed Eyes
c. Blowing Dust
Rope
Rope horizontal to ground
indicates:
a. Hurricane
b. Tornado.
c. Santa Ana
d. Alcohol-related Accident

Rope
Rope missing from board
indicates:
a. No Weather Today
b. Rope Thief in Town
c. Weather Station Not Completed
d. Tornado Passed Through