Video Gallery

Hurricanes

Hurricanes 101
This video from National Geographic covers hurricane formation and the devastating effects of these storms.

Lightning

A New Theory of Lightning
In this video segment adapted from NOVA scienceNOW, learn about how lightning is formed, and see scientists in action as they explore lightning under controlled conditions.

http://video.pbs.org/video/1615154986

Floods

Floodsmart Video Library
FEMA’s collection of footage from flood devastation from snow melt to flash floods and tropical storms.

Tornadoes

Chasing Tornadoes
Segment from NOVA “Hunt for the Supertwister” follows some of the scientists who study tornadoes.

Winter storms

 

More places to find classroom-appropriate video:

WatchKnowLearn
Features a Meteorology category with more than 200 videos.

PBS Learning Media
Offers more than 200 videos and other multimedia resources on the water cycle, weather and climate.

Discovery Education
Ready Classroom includes video clips and resources designed to teach the science behind severe weather events.