85.308 Synoptic Meteorology

Synoptic Meteorology

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 7779
Status Active

Explores techniques of synoptic analysis including graphical subtraction, thickness analysis, isentropic analysis, streamlines and trajectories, divergence and vorticity. The use of a computer to perform these computations is explored through student projects.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Reqs: 85.102 Weather Forecasting Seminar and 87.202 Earth & Env Systems II.