2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog

METC 435 Satellite, Radar, & Forecastng

Study of the tools used to remotely sense and analyze the atmosphere, including meteorological satellites, Doppler radar, and forecast computer models. Emphasis is on the applications of satellite, radar, and computer model products to short and medium range weather forecasting. Includes an overview of forecast techniques and a forecasting practicum. Prerequisite: METC 330.