Science & Nature
Weather Forecasting With a Focus on Aviation Meteorology
Do you love to learn about weather? Then, this 14-week ongoing subscription class learning about weather forecasting and aviation meteorology is a great class option.
Michael P. Bielas
946 total reviews for this teacher
14 reviews for this class
Completed by 106 learners
Once per week
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does an "Ongoing" course work?
Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
Great for clubs and for practicing skills
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This class will delve into weather forecasting with a distinct focus on aviation meteorology. This will be an interactive course that will use real-world forecasting products such as surface charts, graphical model data, radar, and satellite products to forecast weather. The main resource will be provided for the students to use. The Air Force technical manual TN 98-002 will be used for classroom guidance with hands on explanation of the forecast techniques found in the manual. It will be a...
This class is taught in English.
The learning goals will be on specific areas of weather forecasting such as clouds, fog, rain, snow, thunderstorms, surface winds, jet streams, fronts, synoptic scale analysis, temperature forecasting, turbulence, icing, Radar, and Satellite.
I have over 20 years experience as an aviation meteorologist with the Air Force and as a civilian contractor working with the military providing aviation weather products and training to military personnel.
Please download the TN 98-002 for free: https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a426362.pdf All other supplies will be used in class and no other subscription will be needed or app downloaded.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
55 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
TN 98-002 (13 Jun 2003) USAF weather tech note used in this class, free download: https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a426362.pdf Other applications used in class will also be free such as Weather Tap, Windy, and other model data
Michael P. Bielas
Weather, Military Aircraft, & Science Certified STEM Teacher
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
946 total reviews
1026 completed classes
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