Fundamentals of weather forecasting 366

Module code WKD 366
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

Meterological observations data codes. Weather applications software and computing environments of meteorological analysis and weather forecasting techniques. Applications of remote sensing in weather forecasting. Aaerological diagrams. Applications of numerical weather prediction, and types of weather forecasts. Integration of information to describe the current state of the atmosphere and to predict a future state of the atmosphere.

Module credits 36.00
Prerequisites WKD 155, WKD 261, WKD 254 (students should simultaneously be enrolled for WKD 361)
Contact time 1 practical per week, 4 lectures per week
Language of tuition English
Academic organisation Geography, Geoinf + Meteor
Period of presentation Semester 2

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