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Overall Appearance:

  • Page is uncluttered
  • Background is simple
  • Font is easy to read


  • Information is organized in logical manner
  • Information is easy to follow


  • Contains a banner logo
  • Contains appropriate graphics
  • Contains current weather data: temperature, wind direction and speed, barometer reading, precipitation
  • Contains weather forecast for tomorrow

Page Links:

  • Includes links to regional and local weather maps
  • Includes links to two national weather web sites
  • Includes e-mail link
  • All links work
  • Links are easily located and identified

Graphics from The Banner Generator and the Clip Art Collection of William H. Anderson

Created for the Fermilab LInC program sponsored by Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory Education Office and Friends of Fermilab, and funded by United States Department of Energy, Illinois State Board of Education, North Central Regional Technology in Education Consortium which is operated by North Central Regional Educational Laboratory (NCREL), and the National Science Foundation.

Author: Karen R. LiVecchi East Moriches UFSD, East Moriches, New York; Edited by Marge Bardeen NTEP II PI.
Created: September 9, 1998 - Updated: December 9, 1998