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JSU synoptic lab
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Tropical cyclones
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Tropical cyclone climatology and overview
Tropical cyclone life cycle and motion
Tropical cyclone structure
Hurricane forecasting learning material
Hurricane forecasting tools
Storm surge
TUTTs and LA/MS flood event of 2016
Ocean applications
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Waves
Tides
Miscellaneous ocean products
Streamlines
Regression and Model Output Statistics
Forecasting baroclinic systems and other products
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Analysis
Model guidance
Model Output Statistics (MOS)
Useful forecast products
JSU synoptic class
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Stability
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The Basics
The SkewT and related diagnostic tools
POP, air mass thunderstorms, sea breeze thunderstorms
Severe weather
Map analysis
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Upper-level synoptic charts
Contouring
Surface analysis and fronts
Vertical structure
Jet Streaks
Dynamics
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Review of dynamics
Dynamics applications
QG Theory and the Omega equation
Cyclogenesis and baroclinic instability
Modeling
Fog
Winter weather
JSU dynamics
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Introduction (Chap. 1, HH)
Basic equations of meteorology (Chap. 2, HH)
Imbedded processes in equations of meteorology (Chap. 3, HH). Exam 2 material.
Imbedded processes in equations of meteorology (Chap. 3, HH). Exam 3 material.
Planetary boundary layer
Vorticity (Chap 4, HH)
Perturbation method and atmospheric waves (Chap 5, HH)
JSU numerical methods
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Number series
Interpolation
Basic matrix math
Filters and Fourier Analysis
Numerical derivatives
Numerical integration, random numbers, and Monte Carlo
Numerical solutions of differential equations and atmospheric modeling
Parameterization, data assimilation, and overview on WRF model
Final computer exercises