BAMOS Vol 33 No.3 September 2020 | Page 2

BAMOS Sep 2020

Bulletin September 2020


Weather + energy

Read about the recent AMOS Webinar held virtually in June 2020 , which brought together a diverse panel of speakers to talk energy and weather . The summary provides an overview , reflections and importantly a link to the video for those who might have missed it on the night .

Winds and water

This issue contains several articles with an ocean and maritime theme but there are two in particular to draw your attention to . The first piece looks at the history of weather terms , with a particular focus on the term gale and the development of the " Beaufort scale ". The second article explores a number of different case studies and examples of ocean resonance . No spoilers here — take a look at these articles starting from page 12 .
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The history of ' The Hill '

Journey through time with a glimpse into the Sydney Observatory which has been famously known as the meteorological centre and observation site for Sydney since the early 1900s . Read about some of the highlights from the newspapers of the time , the complicated history of the building in its early days and challenges faced more recently — it is a fascinating tale .
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Seasonal snaps

The winter edition of this section presents some stunning photographs from the past three months . Featuring sunsets , sunrises , mist and fog , it is a showcase of some impressive scenes . This issue there is also a special section of the seasonal snaps featuring a whole collection from Apollo Bay in Victoria . Don ' t forget to send through your spring photos for next issue .