University General Course Catalog 2022-2023 
    Feb 09, 2023  
University General Course Catalog 2022-2023
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ATMS 413 - Introduction to Synoptic Meteorology

(3 units)
Mathematical description of large-scale motions in the atmosphere; intensification and motion of weather systems; weather analysis, using maps and computer techniques.

Prerequisite(s): ATMS 410  or ((PHYS 151  or (PHYS 180  and PHYS 180L )); MATH 285 ; MATH 330 .

Grading Basis: Graded
Units of Lecture: 3
Offered: Every Spring

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. use the governing equations to predict atmospheric motions.
2. demonstrate a fundamental understanding of the manner in which atmospheric predictability is emplyed professionally.
3. conduct a deterministic application of atmospheric motions.
4. relate physical penomena to atmospheric motions.

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