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Marine Weather Workshop

October 28 @ 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

Kingston, WA

 

Fee:   $60

For more information and to preregister contact Sarah Fisken 206-543-1225, 360-379-5210 ext 203

sfisken@u.washington.edu

Details

Date:
October 28
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$60
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Organizer

Sarah Fisken
Phone:
206.543.1225
Email:
sfisken@uw.edu
Website:
http://wsg.washington.edu/Sarah-Fisken

Venue

Village Green Community Center
26159 Dulay Rd NE
Kingston, WA 98346
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