IX. Remind participants that their first preference should always be to avoid an adverse weather situation. This module deals with what to do if you haven't been able to avoid it. You will discuss those situations where the school bus driver has to decide what to do.
IX.A. Tell participants that all the information covered in this section will be on a handout which you will distribute shortly.
IX.K. Distribute Handout #8, Vehicle Control Problems. Review it with the participants.
IX.K.1.a.1 Isobars are lines on a weather report that connect places that have the same atmospheric pressure. Winds tend to blow almost parallel to the isobars. When isobars are close together (or tightly packed), it is an indication of strong winds.