October 12, 2022

CONTACT: Sarah Fisken, Washington Sea Grant: or 206-543-1225

 Marine Weather Workshop in Port Angeles

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

Washington Sea Grant and the Port Angeles Yacht Club are co-sponsoring a Marine Weather Workshop in Port Angeles.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Atmospheric Pressure and wind
  • Coastal Winds
  • Daily Briefing
  • Fog
  • Getting Current Weather
  • Global Winds
  • Strong Wind Systems
  • Waves
  • Weather Charts
  • Weather Models

The class will include a hands-on opportunity to develop an individualized daily weather briefing for paddle, sail and power boats. Students may work individually or in small groups. Students need to bring a laptop computer to access weather and ocean data.

Saturday, November 5, 2022
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Port Angeles Yacht Club
1305 Marine Drive
Port Angeles, WA


Due to limited space, registration is required. Register online here: 

Contact: Sarah Fisken, 206-543-1225,


Based at the University of Washington, Washington Sea Grant provides statewide marine research, outreach, and education services. The National Sea Grant College Program is part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce.

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