Course Detail
Course Components:
Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisite: METEO 3410 and 5110 or Instructor's consent.
Requirement Designation:
Quantitative Intensive BS
Fundamentals of radar meteorology. Quantitative description of cumulus convection, multicell and supercell storms, mesoscale convective systems, tropical cyclones, planetary boundary layer, local circulations (thermal/terrain forcing), downslope windstorms. Emphasis is using observed characteristics to develop physical and dynamical understanding of phenomena over a range of scales.