Member discounts processed during checkout.
To access this recording, click the Add to Cart button, then checkout from the Cart page. After completing checkout you will receive an email with a link to the purchased recording.
During checkout you will first need to login, or complete a free enrollment if you have not registered yet.
8:00 PM Eastern Time
The first half of this class, The Invisible Forces Controlling the Wind, will explore the atmospheric forces that control the wind, including large-scale dynamics and small-scale features such as lake and land breezes. The wide range of wind forecasting resources on the Internet will also be reviewed.
The second half of this session, Doppler Weather Radar will explore what Doppler weather radar offers the weather-savvy boater. This section will introduce the common types of radar imagery and provide instruction in their interpretation and application. You will learn how weather radar works (along with a few of its quirks) and how it can be used to monitor the development, intensity, and speed of approaching thunderstorms.