Marine Weather Workshop – Kingston, Oct 28 2017

Marine Weather Workshop

Washington Sea Grant is sponsoring a Marine Weather Workshop. Topics 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
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
WHERE           Village Green Community Center
26159 Dulay Rd NE, Kingston, WA
FEE                  $60

REGISTER TODAY
Pre-registration required. To register or for more information contact Sarah Fisken, 206.543.1225, or sfisken@uw.edu

For more information download the full Marine Weather Workshop flyer (pdf).

wsg.washington.edu.

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