814015 Applied weather forecast


Type
Lecture
Semester hours
1
Lecturer (assistant)
Formayer, Herbert
Organisation
Offered in
Wintersemester 2019/20
Languages of instruction
Deutsch

Content

Basics and methods of weather forecasting;
Basic ideas of synoptic meteorology (observations, air preassure, temperature, air masses, fronts, weather types)
Numerical weather prediction: sources of actual weather infos (weather services, media, internet)
Understanding and adaptation of weather forecasts to own special needs and local to regional scales.

Previous knowledge expected



Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Better understanding of weather forecasts.
Skills to provide weather forecasts and data from media and adapt to own special needs.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.