Bill Buckler
Bill Buckler's photo    Bill Buckler



Associate Professor
Dept. Humanities & Social Sciences
(124 Phelps Building)
Youngstown State University
One University Plaza
Youngstown, Ohio 44555

330-941-1801 (voice)
330-941-1802 (fax)
wrbuckler@ysu.edu




Courses I Teach  (Course material available on Blackboard.)
GEOG 2630
Weather
GEOG 2630L
Weather Lab
GEOG 3730
Global Climates
GEOG 3733
Severe & Hazardous Weather
GEOG 3735
Water in the Earth System
GEOG 3737
Soils and Land Use
E-Mail Dr. B
 

WEATHER
AMS EDUCATION PROGRAM
YOUNGSTOWN STATE UNIV
REFERENCES
COMMERCE
MUSIC
Ygstn /Ohio Weather
Ygstn  Wx  or  Ygstn Wx
NE Ohio Fcst Discuss
Ygstn Wx Statistics
Ohio Cities Wx Statistics

U.S. Surface Map
WC Current Surface Map
Real-Time U.S. Composite IF
Satellite Image & Animation


WU Current Surface Map
WU 12-Hr Surface Forecase
WU 24-Hr Surface forecast
WU 36-Hr Surface Forecast
WU 48-Hr Surface Forecast
WU  Temperature
WU Radar
WPC Daily Wx Map Homepage
WPC Daily Wx Map
WPC Daily Wx Maps Archive
WPC Surface Analysis Page

National Forecast

NWS Nat'l Forecast Maps
U.S.  Forecast

U.S. Upper-Level Air Flow

Intellicast Jet Stream
NA Jet Stream Wind Forecast
Global Jet Stream

Visualization of Global Winds/Dust/CO2/SO2, & Ocean Currents/Temperatures/Waves

Satellite Images
U.S./Loop. :  Visible  IR  WV
World IR Satellite/Loop

GOES EAST Full Disk: 
Visible  IR
GOES WEST Full Disk:  Visible  IR
    GOES NA:  Visible  IR  WV
UW Geostationary Satellite Images

U.S. Temperature Maps
Nat'l Curent Temp Map/Loop

U.S. Radar
U.S. Radar Map & Loop
U.S. Radar Summary Map
Doppler Radar Nat'l Mosaic
Clelveland  NWS Local Radar
Cleveland NWS Regional Radar
NWS National Radar

US Extended Outlook
30  90   Day Temperature
30  90   Day Precipitation
Climate Prediction Ctr

Nat'l Weather Service
NWS Homepage
Cleveland NWS Office
Pittsburgh NWS Office
Wilmington NWS Office
NWS Ohio River Fcst Off
Nat'l Hurricane Ctr
C. Pacific Hurricane Ctr
Storm Prediction Ctr
Climate Prediction Ctr

Forecasting Organizations
Weather Channel
Wx Underground
Intellicast
Accuweather
Plymouth State Wx Ctr

Climate Data
U.S. Local Climatological Data
Youngstown, OH LCD
U.S./Global Climate Monitoring
U.S./Global Climate at a Glance
U.S./Global State of the Climate
Nat'l Ctr for Environ Info
World/US Wx Records/Averages
Ohio State Climatologist
Penn State Climatologist
Midwestern Regional Climate Ctr
Northeast Regional Climate Ctr
Southeast Regional Climate Ctr
Southern Regional Climate Ctr
High Plains Regional Climate Ctr
Western Regional Climate Ctr

Miscellaneous
Meteorological Calculator
PSU E-Wall
PSU WeatherWorld
  Current Convective Outlooks

Wx Guides/Tutorials/Educ
Jetstream: Online Wx Sch
U of ILL Online Wx  Guides
Satellite Meteo Online Crs
NCAR-UCAR Education Programs
UCAR COMET Program
 UCAR MetEd
Nat'l Ctr for Atmos Res (NCAR) Educational Links
NWS Meteo. Glossary
AMS Glossary of Meteo.
DataStreme Atmos. Junction

NWS SKYWARN Storm Spotter's Program
NWS SKYWARN Program Homepage
Basic Severe Weather Spotter's Field Guide
Adv Severe Weather Spotter's Field Guide
NWS Storm Spotter's Resource Center
NWS Storm Spotter's Reference Material
NWS Cloud Chart

Univ. Atmos Sci Dept
PSU Meteorology Dept
OSU Atmos Sci Program
OU Meteorology Program
Miss St U Geoscience
Distance Learning Programs

CALU D2L AMS DataStreme  Program
Course Management System Site

AMS  RealTime Climate
  
Studies Faculty Portal

My AMS eLibrary

AMS EDU Program Undergrad Bookstore
Weather Studies Purchase
Ocean Studies Purchase
Climate Studies Purchase

AMS Education Program Information
K-12 Teachers
Undergraduate Faculty
Weather Resources

Summer Programs-K-12 Teachers
Project Atmosphere

Maury Project

DataStreme Programs:
K-12 Teachers Public Sites

Atmosphere
Ocean
Earth's Climate System

Atmospheric Organizations
American Meteological Society
Current AMS State of Climate
Nat'l Weather Association
World  Meteorological Organization

Careers in Atmospheric Science
Career Resources/Atmos Sci
Career Guides-Tools/Atmos Sci
Career Opt for Meteor
Occup Outlook Handbk
OOH: Atmos Scientists
Faces of/Careers in the NWS


CLIMATE CHANGE

Climate Change
Intergovt'l Panel
on Climate Change

NASA Global Climate Change
EPA Climate Change - Removed
EPA Climate Change Indicators
NASA Global Change Master Directory

NOAA Climate
NOAA Climate Prog Office
Climate Change Impacts on the US
Arctic Climate Impact Assessment
RealClimate
Climate Progress
NYT: Global Warming/Climate Change
Climate Central

NOAA Nat'l Ctr for Environ Info
Nat'l Ctr Environ Info

State of the Climate: US/Global
Climate at a Glance: US/Global
Climate of the U.S.
U.S. Climate Atlas
U.S. Local Climatological Data
Youngstown, OH LCD
Current AMS State of the Climate

El Nino / La Nina
NOAA El Nino Theme
Climate Prediction Ctr ENSO

Stratopheric Ozone Depletion
NOAA Ozone Website
EPA Ozone Layer
Meteo Conditions & Ozone
in Polar Stratosphere


WATER in the EARTH SYS

Glossaries / Satellite
Water Science Glossary
Oceanographic Terms
Atmospheric Glossary
Geostationary Satellite Server

Great Lakes
Great Lakes Observations
Great Lakes Online
Great Lakes Water Levels
Great Lakes Forecaster
Great Lakes Bathymetry
Great Lakes Comission

Rivers / Watersheds / Groundwater
Surf Your Watershed
River Forecast Centers
Realtime Water Conditions
USGS Waterwatch
Adv Hydrologic Prediction Serv
(River Flood Conditions)
Groundwater Atlas of U.S.
U.S. Drought Monitor
U.S. & N.A. Snow Cover
American Rivers

Marine
Sea Surface Temperatures
Na't Ctr for Environ. Info.









YSU Homepage
YSU Penguin Portal
Academic Calendars

Available Degrees
Courses
Programs
CourseLeaf - Course Proposals
CourseLeaf - Program Proposals
Schedule of Courses
YSU Blackboard Login

Directions to YSU / Campus Maps
Map Directions to YSU Campus
Written Directions to Campus
Campus Map

Directories

Faculty/Staff/Unit

Technology
IT Customer Services
YSU Microsoft Office
Institute of Teaching & Learning
YSU Webex
YSU Zoom

Academic Advising

Off of Career & Academic  Advising
Advising Homepage
Advising Process

Academic Policies/Procedures

Advising Resources

College Homepages
BCLASSE
STEM
BCHHS
WCBA
CCCAC
Honors
Graduate Studies

Gen Educ Requirements
GE Program & Courses

Div of Student Success
Div of Stu Success Homepage
Career & Academic Advising
Ctr for Student Progress
Comprehensive Testing Ctr
Counseling Services
Disability Services
Off of College Access & Transition
First Year Student Services
On-Campus Student Employment

Student Services
Writing Ctr
Reading/Study Skills Ctr
Math Assistance Ctr
Campus Recreation
Student Govt
YSU Bookstore
Kilcawley Student Ctr
Veterans Affair

 
Student Support Offices
Admissions
Registrar
Penguin Service Center

Financial Aid & Scholarships
Bursar
Registration Instructions
YSU Transcript Request

Office of Academic Affairs / Provost
Provost Homepage
Academic Senate
Credit Transfer & Degree  Audit
Institutional Research & Analytics
College Access & Transition
Ext. Affairs/Govt. Rel./Econ. Devel.
International Programs Office
University Policies
Academic Division Forms

Travel
Travel Services
GSA Per Diem Rates
YSU Enterprise Rental
YSU Concur Portal

Chartwells Dining Services
Catering Online Order
Dining Services

Human Resources
Human Resources
HR Forms

Emploee Benefits
Summary of Benefits
YSU-OEA Agreement


SOIL & LAND USE

Web Soil Survey
Ohio Div of Soil & Water Conservation
Soil Surveys of Ohio
USDA Nat'l Resources Conservation  Service: Soils





Google     Bing     Yahoo

Maps / Directions
Google Maps
Map Quest
Bing Maps
Open Street Maps
Zoom Earth

Movies
Tinseltown - Boardman
Movies 8 - Boardman
Regal Cinema  South - Boardman
Westgate - New Castle, PA
Redbox - Poland

Libraries

Mahoning County Library
Maag Library
OhioLINK
Ohio Web Library
Akron-Summit Co. Public Library

Mahoning County (Ohio)
Mahoning Co. Govt.
Mahoning
Co. GIS
Public Health Dept.
County Auditor

Social Media
Facebook
Twitter
Instagram
YouTube

Real Estate
Zillow
Realtor

Publishers
Cengage
John Wiley & Sons
Pearson
The Atmosphere Resources
McGraw Hill Higher Education
Kendall/Hunt
Severe & Hazardous Wx


GEOGRAPHY

Geography Departments
Youngstown State University
YSU BA GEOG Program
YSU GIS?RS Track Program
Kent State Universite
Ohio State University
Ohio University
University of Cincinnati
Michigan State University
Eastern Michigan University
Wesstern Michigan University
Slippery Rock University
Pennsylvania State University

Geography References

Population Ref Bureau
CIA World Factbook
CIA Maps
NOAA
NASA
USGS

U.S. Geographical Organizations
Assoc of Amer Geog
Nat'l Council for Geog Educ
Amer Geog Soc
Nat'l Geog Soc
National Geography Standards & Skills

Careers in Geography
Occup Outlook Handbk
OOH: Geographers
OOH: Surv & Map Techn
OOH: Cart & Photogram
OOH: Conserv Sci & Foresters
OOH: Urb & Reg Planners
AAG: Jobs in Geog & GIS
AAG: Jobs & Careers
Geography Jobs
Can do w/ a Major in Geography


TRAVEL

Car Rentals
YSU Enterprise
Enterprise
Alamo
Avis
National
Budget
Thrifty

Multiple Travel Searches
Kayak
Trivago
Travelocity
Expedia

Orbitz
Hotwire
Priceline
Bookings
Hotels
Airbnb

Airports
Pittsburgh
Cleveland  Hopkins
Akron-Canton

Airlines
American
Delta
Southwest
United

Arrivals & Departurs
Flight Arrivals
Pittsburgh Arrivals
FlightView
FlightStats

Amazon.com

Hardware
Lowe's
Home Depot
Ace Hardware
Sears
Menards
Harbor Feight Tools
Direct Tools Outlet
Northern Tool & Equip.
Grizzly Industrial

Clothing
LL Bean
Lands' End

Department
Walmart
Sam's Club
Target
Kohls
JC Penney
Sears

Groceries
Giant Eagle - Poland
Aldi Pickup - Boardman

Outdoors
Cabelas
Pro Bass Shops
REI
Dick's
Gander Outdoors
Field & Stream
LL Bean
Orvis
Amazon: Huting/Fishing
Frank's Great Outdoors
Outdoor World
Sportsman's Warehouse
Sportsman's Guide
West Marine

Office Supplies
Staples
Office Max
Clickinks
InkjetSuperStore


Electronics
NewEgg
TigerDirect
Monoprice
Best Buy
B&H Photo Video

Health Care
Trumbull-Mahoning Medical Group
Cleveland Clinic
University Hospitals
Southwoods Health
Mercy Health - Boardman
Mercy Health - Youngstown
Mercy Health Cardiology - Poland
Eye Care Associates
Express-Scripts
Medical Mutual
Edgepark
Walgreens
CVS

Miscellaneous

Barnes & Noble
US Postal Service
Slickdeals
Craigslist - Youngstown
e-Bay
LRGC
Whitepages
OH Bureau of Motor Vehicles

Product Review
CNET
The Wire Cutter


Restaurant Menu/Online Ordering
Bogey's Bar & Grill
Pho Saigon - Boardman
Lin's Garden - Five Pts.
China Gardens - Struthers
Inner Circle - Poland

Belleria - Struthers
Pizza Joe - Struthers
Domino's
Pizza Hut
Cocca's Pizza
Texas Roadhouse - Boardman

RETRIREMENT / INSURANCE

SSA
STRS
TIAA
AARP
USAA

BANKING / UTILITIES

ASECU
Aqua America Ohio
Aqua-Payment
Armstrong  One Wire
Dominion Energy
First Energy [Ohio Edison]
Lawn Ranger
Mahoning County Sanitary
Ohio Valley Waste Services






Pandora Radio
Spotify

NEWS

News Organizations
CNN
NY Times
Washington Post
USA Today
POLITICO
The Guardian
CBS News
NBC News
MSNBC
ABC News

Google News
Yahoo News

Christian Sci Monitor
Huffington Post

VOX
Axios
Vindicator
Detroit Free Press
Milwaukee Jour Sent
YSU Jambar
NY Times Books

Public Radio

Nat'l Public Radio
Morning Edition
All Things Considered
Weekend Edit Sat
Weekend Edit Sun

Podcasts
NPR Fresh Air
Clear+Vivid - Alan ALda
American Vocies - Bill Bradley
NPR Ted Radio Hour
NPR  Politics
NPR How I Built This w/ Guy Raz
CNN Axe Files - David Axelrod
NYT Ezra Klein
PBS NOVA Now

Public Broadcasting (PBS)
PBS
PBS: Newshour
PBS: Washington Wk
PBS: Western Reserve
PBS: WQED Pittsburgh
PBS: NOVA
PBS: Amer Experience
PBS: Frontline
PBS: All Programs


T.V. Channels

Weather Channel
Discovery Channel
History Channel
WFMJ - NBC 21 Ygst
WKBN - CBS 27 Ygst
WYTV - ABC 33 Ygst

FLY FISHING / TYING
Fly Fishing Instructions
Orvis Fly Fishing Learning Ctr
Orvis Fly Fishing News
Redington New to Fly Fishing
Take Me Fishing
The Catch and the Hatch
The Catch & the Hatch Login
FlyFisher Pro
NetKnots
Troutnut

Equipment/Supplies/Flies

Orvis Fly Fishing
Orvis Fly Tying
Pro Bass Shops Fly Fishing
Cabela's Fly Fishing
White River Fly Shop
J. Stockard Fly Fishing
Feather-Craft Fly Fishing
Fly Fishers Fly Shop
Flyshack
Amazon: Fly Fishing Equip
Amazon: Fly Tying Supplies
Hook & Hackle Co.
Jann's Netcraft
Mad River Outfitters
TCO Outdoors
Togens Fly Shop

Caddis Fly Shop
Ventures Fly Company
Feather Emporium
Danville Chenille Co.

Global FlyFisher What To Look
For When Buying Series

Mustad Hooks
Uni Products (Threads)
Wapsi
Neshannock Creek Fly Shop

Fly Tying Videos
Orvis Fly Tying
Tim Flager's Orvis Fly Tying Tips
Blue Ribbon Flies
Catch & Hatch Fly Tying Tips
FlyFisher Pro
Dakota Angler & Outfitters
Fishing TV
Fly Fishers International
Global FlyFisher
Global FlyFisher Tie Better Articles
Global FlyFisher Tie Better Videos

Loon Outdoors
NetKnots
SC Fly Tying Tips
Still Water Anglers
Tightline Video
Trout & Feather

Fly Fishing Publications
Fly Fisherman
Fly Anglers Online
American Fly Fishing
American Angler






Last revised:  April 18, 2021