2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

METC 535 Satellite, Radar, and Forecasting

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 or 530 and MATH 165 and PHYC 120. Not open to students who have credit in METC 435.