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Marine Weather Workshop in Poulsbo

February 26 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Learn to read the weather before you head out on the water.

Washington Sea Grant and the Port of Poulsbo are cosponsoring a Marine Weather Workshop.

Topics to be covered include:

  • The relationships of atmospheric pressure and wind
  • Determining the path and speed of squalls
  • The strong wind systems found in the Northwest and how to avoid them
  • The key features of low pressure systems
  • How 500mb wind patterns can help you find “weather windows” for safe passages
  • How pressure gradients affect wind in Washington waters
  • What a computer model is, how it works and what it can give you
  • How to get National Weather Service and associated weather, forecast and model data on your computer

When:

Wednesday, February 26, 2020
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Where:

Port of Poulsbo Marina
18809 Front St. NE
Poulsbo, WA

Fee: $80

Due to limited space, registration is required.

Register Online

To register over the phone or for more information, contact Sarah Fisken: 206-543-1225, sfisken@uw.edu

Details

Date:
February 26
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Organizer

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

Venue

Port of Poulsbo Marina
18809 Front St. NE
Poulsbo, WA 98370 United States
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