Welcome - Synoptic Meteorology I PHYC 5540   Synoptic Meteorology I
CREDIT HOURS: 3
This course introduces the practical skills of meteorological observation and analysis. Emphasis is on developing skills in drawing and interpreting weather maps, and on studying the three-dimensional structure of weather systems. Satellite and radar remote sensing of the atmosphere is also introduced. Case studies of atmospheric systems and processes are carried out during the tutorial-laboratory period.
FORMAT:
  • Lecture
  • Lab
  • Tutorial

FORMAT COMMENTS: tutorial-lab 3 hours
PREREQUISITES: At least 1 third-year physics course
CROSS-LISTING: OCEA 5541.03, PHYC 4540.03