Great Lakes Basic Marine Weather Seminar
Date: March 3, 2018
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South Shore Yacht Club
2300 E. Nock
Learn a little meteorology and reduce some of the uncertainty of boating on the Great Lakes. An enhanced understanding of basic weather principles and a few simple forecasting skills can allow you to improve cruise planning, racing performance and reduce the likelihood of being exposed to uncomfortable or hazardous weather conditions.
The Basic Marine Weather Seminar will provide attendees with an understanding of basic meteorological principles and explore the conditions favoring the development of severe weather. Graphics and case studies of actual events will be used to focus on the interesting and unique forecasting challenges associated with the Great Lakes. Attendees will also develop a basic daily forecasting resource kit based upon readily available government and university websites.
Dates & Hours (March 3, 2018)
8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Early bird $50 until February 28.
$60 after February 28.
Fee includes lunch.
Contact the SSYC office at 414-481-2331 to pay by credit card. To pay by check, please send payment to South Shore Yacht Club, Attn: Great Lakes Marine Weather Seminar, 2300 E. Nock Street, Milwaukee, WI 53207.