EAS 4700

EAS 4700

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

Applied course focusing on weather forecasting and analysis techniques for various regions around the world. Lectures emphasize the application of student's knowledge of atmospheric dynamics, thermodynamics, and computer-data analysis to forecast the development and movement of multiscale weather systems. Students participate in weekly forecast discussions; write daily forecasts that include a synoptic discussion, quantitative precipitation forecasts, and severe weather outlook for the forecast region; and lead class discussion on assigned readings.

When Offered Spring.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: EAS 3520, EAS 4510.

Distribution Category (OPHLS-AG, PBS-AS)

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 10470 EAS 4700   LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: EAS 3520 and 4510.