MET 421

MET 421 – Synoptic Meteorology

Applications of synoptic analysis, forecast techniques, and fluid dynamics to the diagnosis and forecasting of mid-latitude weather systems. Examination of the lifecycle of mid-latitude cyclones using quasi-geostrophic theory. Three hours of lecture and two hours of laboratory.

Prerequisites & Notes
PRQ: MET 300. CRQ: MET 360 or GEOG 360.

Credits: 4