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Severe and Unusual Weather (ESC125)

3.0 Semester Hours
IAI: P1 905 What's this?

This course provides an introduction into the weather phenomena that most severely impact society, including thunderstorms, tornadoes, hurricanes, winter storms, floods, drought, ENSO, and temperature extremes. Emphasis is placed on the methods for forecasting, detecting, monitoring, and mitigating the hazards associated with these atmospheric phenomena.

Prereq: RDG070 or by placement; MTH070 or MTH072 or by placement.

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