Aug 15, 2022  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

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METR 125 - Weather Forecasting

Semester Hours: 3

Students will learn the basics of synoptic meteorology and weather forecasting. Lecture topics will include cyclone development, fronts, mesoscale features (e.g., lake effect snow), instability, and the basic equations underpinning these concepts. Lab sessions will allow students to apply knowledge gained in the lecture to develop their own weather forecasts.  

(2 hours lecture, 2 hours laboratory).

Prerequisite(s)/Course Notes:
GEOL 015  or METR 016  or permission of the instructor.

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