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Marine Weather Workshop
October 28, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm$60
Washington Sea Grant is sponsoring a Marine Weather Workshop.
Topics covered include:
Relationships of atmospheric pressure and wind
Determining the path and speed of squalls
Strong wind systems found in the Northwest and offshore; how to avoid them
Key features of low pressure systems
How 500mb wind patterns can help you find “weather windows” for safe passages
How do pressure gradients affect wind in Washington waters
What is a computer model? How do they work and what can they give you?
How to get NWS and associated weather, forecast and model data on your computer.
When: Saturday, October 28 2017
9am to 4pm
Where : Village Green Community Center
26159 Dulay Rd NE
For more information and to preregister contact Sarah Fisken 206-543-1225, 360-379-5210 ext 203