#6 Local and regional wind
In this class you'll learn how to understand and predict local winds and their changes based on the dynamics involved.
You will learn:
- Sea/lake breezes
- Land/drainage breezes
- Valley/terrain flow
- Down slope winds
- Channeled flow
- Video: 50 minute lecture with Chris Bedford & Peter Isler
- Presentation notes for download
- Resource material
Course created by:
Marine Weather University
Marine Weather University is designed to help you further your knowledge of weather - tailored to a marine focus. Classes cover a variety of essential topics employing a combination of lectures, quizzes and resource material. Full courses are configured to provide a well rounded education so you have the tools to really understand what you can see on the water, in the sky and on the internet.
Marine Weather University is a collaboration of veteran sailing meteorologist, Chris Bedford and world-class sailor and best selling author, Peter Isler.