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An Overview of Tropical Meteorology
This distance learning course is a committed effort to provide forecasters with a better understanding of the meteorological processes in the tropics and lead to more advanced study in tropical meteorology. It also aims to stimulate future research focused on forecasting problems in the tropics. The modules that comprise this course provide introductions to the atmospheric processes in the tropics and recent developments in the field of tropical meteorology.
Intended for grade levels:
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
  • Graduate / Professional
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Course
  • Atmospheric science
Technical requirements:
Flash player
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 2009, The University Corporation for Atmospheric Research. All Rights Reserved.
DLESE Catalog ID: COMET-000-000-000-172
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contributor: Wendy Abshire
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR)