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CO- Meteorology: An Introduction to the Wonders of Weather
Facilitator: Larry Riddle
- Date: 12/19/2018 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
- Location: Coast Community Library
225 Main Street
Pt. Arena, California 95468
Lifelong Learning fall classes
Meteorology: An Introduction to the Wonders of Weather
Professor Robert G Fovell
Sept 26th -Dec 12th
An Intriguing Glimpse into the Meteorologist's Art
With so many forces interacting, how do meteorologists make sense of the weather happening around us? How do they comprehend these patterns on a regional and global level? And how do they use their knowledge to forecast tomorrow's weather?
Professor Fovell sheds light on the art and science of meteorology, describing the tools scientists use to explain and predict the weather. You'll examine weather maps to see how meteorologists create a picture of conditions at any given moment and learn about advanced computer models that allow scientists to forecast how storms may develop over time. As you explore the meteorologist's art, you'll gain a deep appreciation for the fascinating work done to try to explicate the ongoing mystery of the world's weather.
You'll find no better guide than Dr. Fovell. An experienced instructor and noted meteorological researcher, Professor Fovell provides a comprehensive introduction to this fascinating field. Using everyday examples, vivid demonstrations, and visual aids, Professor Fovell conveys his excitement about the intriguing puzzle of the natural world while making this complex topic accessible to all viewers.
Join Professor Fovell as he explicates one of nature's most compelling mysteries. Guided by his expertise, you'll never look at the weather in the same way again.