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).
GEOL 015 or METR 016 or permission of the instructor.
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