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Second-level competencySourceTitleKeywordsDurationLanguageTypeYear of productionCostSource contact personRemarks
general forecast processCometGridded Products in the NWS National Blend of Global ModelsNWP, forecasting< 1 hourEnglishtraining module2015free
general forecast processCometOperational Models EncyclopediaNWP, forecasting3 hoursEnglishtraining module2015free
general forecast processCometEffective Use of NWP in the Forecast ProcessNWP, forecasting6 hoursEnglish, Frenchtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
general forecast processCometAdding Value to NWP Guidance NWP, forecasting1 hourEnglish, Frenchtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
general forecast processCometAnalysis, Diagnosis, and Short-Range Forecast Toolsforecast process, NWP, forecasting1 hourEnglish, Frenchtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
general forecast processCometOptimizing the Use of Model Data Productspotential vorticity, frontogenesis, NWP1 hourEnglishtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
general forecast processEumetcalRapid cyclogenesisrapid cyclogenesisUNKNOWNEnglishtraining module2000-2005free
general forecast processEumetcal, Elluminate LiveWeather forecastingforecastingUNKNOWNEnglishmulti-mediaUNKNOWNUNKNOWN
general forecast processEumetcalPotential Vorticity in Weather Forecasting potential vorticity, forecastingUNKNOWNEnglishpowerpoint2006-2010freeBjorn Rostling Eumetcal intralibrary>password>course name.
general forecast processEumetcalShort Term EnsemblesEPSUNKNOWNEnglishtraining moduleafter 2010freePassword required.
general forecast processCometIntroduction to Tropical Meteorology: Observation, Analysis, and Predictionobservations, NWP, tropics1 hourEnglish, Spanishtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
general forecast processEumetrainArctic cold frontcold front1 hourEnglishtraining module2000-2005freeFMI A.Lehkonen V. Nietosvaara
general forecast processEumetrainCold Air Outbreakcold air, front2 hoursEnglishtraining moduleafter 2010freeJarno Schipper et al.
general forecast processEumetrainVorticity maximasatellite, potential vorticity2 hoursEnglishtraining module2006-2010free
general forecast processEumetrainVertical cross sectionsconceptual models, vertical cross sections1 hourEnglishtraining module2006-2010free
general forecast processEumetrainNowcasting CALsatellite, nowcasting3 hoursEnglishtraining module2006-2010freeVeronika Zwatz-Meise
general forecast processEumetcal, Comet, Met Office CollegePolar lowspolar low, forecastingUNKNOWNEnglishtraining module2000-2005freeProduced by Eumetcal, Comet, and the Met Office College.
general forecast processEumetsatRapid cyclogenesis case studiescase studies, rapid cyclogenesisUNKNOWNEnglishcase studies with satellite animations2000-2005 and 2006-2010 and after 2010freeJochen Kerkmann> feature > rapid cyclogenesis , Genoa cyclone
general forecast processNOMEK bookletNumerical analysisnumerical analysisUNKNOWNEnglishpowerpointafter 2010UNKNOWNGudrun Nina Petersen, Icelandic Meteorological Office. Eumetcal intralibrary>password>course name
general forecast processLEGMAWinter convection and aviation weatherconvectionUNKNOWNEnglishpowerpoint2006-2010freeMarina PrisnaznukaIntralibrary password>Simple FieldSearch > course name
general forecast processSKYbraryWeather ForecastforecastingUNKNOWNEnglishpowerpointUNKNOWNfree
forecast temperature and humidityEumetcalOptimal land surface temperature validation site in EuropetemperatureUNKNOWNEnglishpowerpoint2000-2005freePrasanjit DASH, Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research, Germany Eumetcal intralibrary>password>course name
forecast temperature and humidityEumetcalAir massestemperature, humidity, conceptual modelsUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notes2000-2005freeEumetcal intralibrary>password>course name
forecast temperature and humidityEumetcalLow-level Humidity seen in MSG Images and Derived Productshumidity, satelliteUNKNOWNEnglishUNKNOWNafter 2010freeJochen Kerkmann Eumetcal intralibrary>password>course name
forecast temperature and humidityEumetsatHeat Islands temperatureUNKNOWNEnglishpowerpointUNKNOWNfreeMSG CHANNELS website> Ocean and Land Surface>heat islands
forecast temperature and humidityEumetsatHeat wave case studiescase studies, temperature, heat waveUNKNOWNEnglishcase studies with satellite animations2006-2010freeJochen Kerkmann Select the feature in the pull-down menu.
forecast temperature and humidityMet Office CollegeTemperature forecastingforecasting, temperatureUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notes2000-2005freeIan MillsEumetcal intralibrary>password>course name. Permission to quote from this document must be obtained from The Principal of the Met Office College.
forecast temperature and humiditySKYbraryAir massesair massesUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notesafter 2010free
forecast temperature and humiditySKYbraryHeat wavetemperature, heat waveUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notesafter 2010free
forecast wind and gustCometGap windsorographic effects, winds2 hoursEnglish, Spanishtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
forecast wind and gustCometMountain Waves and Downslope Windsorographic effects, winds3 hoursEnglish, Spanishtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
forecast wind and gustCometTropical Mesoscale and Local Circulationswinds, mesoscale circulations1 hourEnglishtraining module2000-2005free
forecast wind and gustEumetcalMountain waves in Norwayorographic effects, windsUNKNOWNEnglishpowerpoint2006-2010freeEumetcal intralibrary>password>course name
forecast wind and gustEumetcalForecasting the Bora wind after a Cold Front passage at the Adriatic coastforecasting, winds, frontUNKNOWNEnglishpowerpoint2006-2010freeAnja Gumhalter, DHMZ: gumhalter@cirus.dhz.hrEumetcal intralibrary>password>course name
forecast wind and gustEumetcalExercise: seabreezes, winds in the vicinity of mountainswinds, convergence, orographic effectsUNKNOWNEnglishtraining module2000-2005 and 2006-2010 free
forecast wind and gustEumetcal, Met Office CollegeLocal wind effectswindsUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notes2000-2005freeIan MillsIntralibrary password >advanced search> Keyword surface wind
forecast wind and gustEumetcal, Met Office CollegeMediterranean meteorolgy: local winds windsUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notes2000-2005freeIan MillsIntralibrary password >advanced search> Keyword surface wind
forecast wind and gustEumetsatWind case studiescase studies, windsUNKNOWNEnglishcase studies with satellite animationsbefore 2000 and 2000-2005 and 2006-2010 freeJochen Kerkmann>feature,conceptual model>f?hn, Mistral, bora,gravity waves, storm etc.
forecast wind and gustMet Office CollegeSurface wind forecastingwinds, forecastingUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notes2000-2005freeIan MillsIntralibrary password >advanced search> Keyword surface wind
forecast wind and gustZAMGSea breezewinds, convergence, orographic effectsUNKNOWNEnglishtraining module2000-2005freeManual of synoptic satellite meteorology
forecast wind and gustKNMIConvergence Lines Over Seas And LakesconvergenceUNKNOWNEnglishtraining module2000-2005free
forecast wind and gustSKYbraryWeather phenomenaorographic effects, convergenceUNKNOWNEnglishwikiepediaafter 2010freeSelect suitable topics under Weather Phenomena
forecast wind and gustCometUse of Probabilistic Guidance in Local Tropical Cyclone Wind Forecastingtropical cyclones, wind1 hourEnglishtraining module2015free
forecast pressureMet Office CollegeAltimetryaltimetryUNKNOWNEnglishpowerpoint2000-2005freeIan MillsIntralibrary password>Simple FieldSearch > course name
forecast cloudsEumetcalLayer Cloud Forecastingclouds, forecastingUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notes2000-2005freeEumetcal intralibrary>password>course name
forecast cloudsEumetcalCloud CovercloudsUNKNOWNEnglishpowerpoint2006-2010freeAdrian Tompkins, tompkins@ecmwf.int, ECMWFEumetcal intralibrary>password>course name
forecast cloudsEumetcalSummer Convection in Satellite Imagessatellite, convectionUNKNOWNEnglishpowerpoint2006-2010freeWilfried Jacobs, DWDEumetcal intralibrary>password>course name
forecast cloudsEumetcalCloud type case studiescase studies, cloudsUNKNOWNEnglishtraining module2006-2010freeJochen Kerkmann Select the feature in the pull-down menu.
forecast cloudsEumetcalThe use of satellite imagery and conceptual models in convective situationssatellite, convectionUNKNOWNEnglishpowerpointafter 2010freeKNMIEumetcal intralibrary>password>course name
forecast cloudsEumetcalStratoculumus cloudcloudsUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notes2000-2005freeIan MillsIntralibrary password>Simple FieldSearch > course name
forecast cloudsEumetcal, Met Office CollegeDiffrent cloud types and their formationcloudsUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notes2000-2005freeIan MillsIntralibrary password>Simple FieldSearch > course name
forecast cloudsEumetcal, Met Office CollegeConvection 2c - Types of Convective CellsconvectionUNKNOWNEnglishpowerpoint2000-2005freeIntralibrary password>Simple FieldSearch > course name
forecast cloudsEumetcal, Met Office CollegeCumulus convection and its parametrisationconvection, parametrisationUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notes2000-2005freeIan MillsIntralibrary password>Simple FieldSearch > course name
forecast cloudsZAMGFoehn Effect Cloudclouds, orographic effectsUNKNOWNEnglishtraining module2000-2005free
forecast cloudsZAMGLee Cloudiness clouds, orographic effectsUNKNOWNEnglishtraining module2000-2005free
forecast cloudsZAMGStau Cloud (also known as Barrage Cloud) cloudsUNKNOWNEnglishtraining module2000-2005free
forecast cloudsZAMGNon-Orographic Convergence Lines convergenceUNKNOWNEnglishtraining module2000-2005free
forecast cloudsMet Office CollegeConvective cloud forecastingconvection, forecasting, cloudsUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notes2000-2005freeIan MillsIntralibrary password>Simple FieldSearch > course name
forecast cloudsSKYbraryCloud FormationcloudsUNKNOWNEnglishwikiepediaafter 2010freeSelect suitable topics under Cloud Formation
forecast precipitationCometASMET: Flooding in West Africaflooding, case studies1 hourEnglish, Frenchtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
forecast precipitationCometFreezing and Melting, Precipitation Type, and Numerical Weather Predictionprecipitation, NWP< 1 hourEnglishtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
forecast precipitationCometTopics in Precipitation Type Forecastingprecipitation, forecasting, snow< 1 hourEnglishtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
forecast precipitationEumetcal, Met Office CollegePrecipitation forecastingprecipitation, forecastingUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notes2000-2005freeIan MillsEumetcal intralibrary>password>course name. Permission to quote from this document must be obtained from The Principal of the Met Office College.
forecast precipitationEumetrainSnow forecasting: nowcasting monitoring by use of geostationary and polar orbiting satellitesprecipitation, snow, forecasting, satelliteUNKNOWNEnglishtraining module2006-2010free
forecast precipitationEumetrainCase study: Massive snowfall over Netherlands and germanycase studies, snowUNKNOWNEnglishpowerpoint2000-2005free>case study, name of phenomenon
forecast precipitationEumetrainCase study: Abundant rainfall Iberian Peninsulacase studies, rainstormsUNKNOWNEnglishUNKNOWN2006-2010free>case study, name of phenomenon
forecast precipitationEumetsatFlood and snow case studiesflooding, snow, case studiesUNKNOWNEnglishcase studies with satellite animationsUNKNOWNfreeVesa Nietosvaara, FMISelect the feature in the pull-down menu.
forecast precipitationFMIHeavy rain warnings in Finlandprecipitation, rainstorms< 1 hourEnglishmulti-mediaUNKNOWNfreeEerik Saarikalle, FMI
forecast precipitationMet Office CollegeOrographic enhancement of rainfallprecipitation, orographic effectsUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notes2000-2005freeIan MillsEumetcal intralibrary>password>course name. Permission to quote from this document must be obtained from The Principal of the Met Office College.
forecast precipitationMet Office CollegeWhy does it rain - Cloud PhysicsprecipitationUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notes2000-2005freeIan MillsEumetcal intralibrary>password>course name. Permission to quote from this document must be obtained from The Principal of the Met Office College.
forecast precipitationSKYbraryWeather PhenomenaprecipitationUNKNOWNEnglishwikiepediaafter 2010freeSelect suitable topics under Weather Phenomena
forecast mist or fog and associated visibilityCometFog: Its Processes and Impacts to Aviation and Aviation Forecastingfog, impacts, forecasting3 hoursEnglish, Spanishtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
forecast mist or fog and associated visibilityCometWest Coast Fogfog, case studies1 hourEnglish, Spanishtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
forecast mist or fog and associated visibilityEumetrainFog week: nowcasting fog with the use of polar orbiting and geostationary satellitesfog, satelliteUNKNOWNEnglishtraining modules2006-2010free
forecast mist or fog and associated visibilityEumetrainDefinition of fogfog< 1 hourEnglishmulti-media2006-2010freeJan Heimink KNMI
forecast mist or fog and associated visibilityEumetsatFog case studiesfog, case studiesUNKNOWNEnglishcase studies with satellite animations2006-2010freeJochen KerkmannSelect the feature in the pull-down menu.
forecast mist or fog and associated visibilityEumetsatFog and contrails over Denmarkfog, case studies, contrailsUNKNOWNEnglishcase studies with satellite animations2000-2005free
forecast mist or fog and associated visibilityMet Office CollegeVisibility forecastingvisibility, forecastingUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notes2000-2005freeIan MillsEumetcal intralibrary>password>course name. Permission to quote from this document must be obtained from The Principal of the Met Office College.
forecast mist or fog and associated visibilityMet Office CollegeFormation of dew,frost and fogsfog, frost, dewUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notes2000-2005freeIan MillsEumetcal intralibrary>password>course name. Permission to quote from this document must be obtained from The Principal of the Met Office College.
forecast mist or fog and associated visibilityMet Office CollegeRadiation fog forecasting techniques fog, forecastingUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notes2000-2005freeIan MillsEumetcal intralibrary>password>course name. Permission to quote from this document must be obtained from The Principal of the Met Office College.
forecast mist or fog and associated visibilityZAMG, FMIFog and Stratusfog, cloudsUNKNOWNEnglishtraining module2000-2005freeProduced by ZAMG and FMI
forecast mist or fog and associated visibilitySKYbraryFogfogUNKNOWNEnglishwikiepediaafter 2010free
forecast haze, sand/dust and associated visibilityCometAtmospheric Dustduststorms3 hoursEnglishtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
forecast haze, sand/dust and associated visibilityEumetsatSmoke case studiescase studies, smoke, satelliteUNKNOWNEnglishcase studies with satellite animationsbefore 2000 and 2000-2005 and 2006-2010freeSelect the feature in the pull-down menu.
forecast haze, sand/dust and associated visibilityCometForecasting Dust StormsduststormsUNKNOWNEnglishtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
forecast thunderstormEumetcalConvection and Synoptic SituationconvectionUNKNOWNEnglishpowerpoint2006-2010freeMeteo FranceEumetcal intralibrary>password>course name
forecast thunderstormEumetcal, Met Office CollegeAviations hazards 2 hazardsUNKNOWNEnglishpowerpoint2000-2005freeIan MillsIntralibrary password>Simple FieldSearch > course name
forecast thunderstormEumetrainConvection forecasting: nowcasting and monitoring of convection with the use of satellites and radar convection, satellite, radarUNKNOWNEnglishtraining moduleafter 2010free7 training modules.
forecast thunderstormEumetrainConvection in typical synoptic situationconvection, conceptual models< 1 hourEnglishtraining moduleUNKNOWNfreeFrans Debie
forecast thunderstormEumetsatSummer convection case studiescase studies, convection2 hoursEnglishcase studies with satellite animations2006-2010freeThomas Lotz et al Select the feature in the pull-down menu.
forecast thunderstormCometPrinciple and Convection I: Buoyancy and CAPEconvection, buoyancy, CAPE1 hourEnglishtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
forecast thunderstormCometPrinciple and Convection II: Using Hodographsconvection, hodograph1 hourEnglishtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
forecast thunderstormCometPrinciple and Convection II: Shear and Convective Stormsconvection, shear1 hourEnglishtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
forecast thunderstormRAMDLAustralian Severe Thunderstorm Case Studiescase studies, thunderstormsUNKNOWNEnglishtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
forecast thunderstormSKYbraryWeather PhenomenathunderstormsUNKNOWNEnglishwikiepediaafter 2010free
forecast significant low-level wind shearSKYbraryLow Level Wind Shearwind shearUNKNOWNEnglishwikiepediaafter 2010free
forecast turbulenceEumetsatTurbulence and Icing icing, turbulence< 1 hourEnglishpowerpoint2006-2010freeJohnston SheldonSelect "Atmosphere" under Category; "Aviation Weather" under Topic; "Turbulence" under Keywords.
forecast turbulenceSKYbraryTurbulenceturbulenceUNKNOWNEnglishwikiepediaafter 2010free
forecast icingEumetsatIcingicing2 hoursEnglishpowerpointafter 2010freeAulikki LehkonenTraining resource>atmosphere>aviation>icing
forecast icingMet Office CollegeAviation Hazards (Icing) icingUNKNOWNEnglishtraining notes2000-2005freeIan MillsIntralibrary password>Simple FieldSearch > course name
forecast icingNational Center for Atmospheric ResearchAircraft IcingicingUNKNOWNEnglishtraining moduleUNKNOWNfreeExcerpt from: Second Aviation Weather Workshop IV: Aircraft Icing
forecast icingWMOAviation HazardshazardsUNKNOWNEnglishmanual2006-2010freeCovers a number of topics listed.
forecast icingSKYbraryweather phenomenaicingUNKNOWNEnglishwikiepediaafter 2010freeSelect suitable topics under Icing
forecast icingCometEnroute Icingicing2 hoursEnglishtraining module2015free
forecast wake vortexSKYbraryWake Vortex Turbulencevortex, turbulenceUNKNOWNEnglishwikiepediaafter 2010free
issue forecast timelyNot yet available
issue forecasts in correct code form or formatCometWriting Effective TAFs in the CaribbeanTAF1.5 hoursEnglish, Spanishtraining moduleUNKNOWNfree
issue forecasts in correct code form or formatSKYbraryAircrew Quick Reference to the METAR and TAF?CodesTAF, METARUNKNOWNEnglishwikiepediaafter 2010free
issue forecast amendment following amendment criteriaNot yet available
monitor forecasts/warnings for adjacent regions and liaise as requiredNot yet available
general forecast processCometHiresW HREF UpgradeNWP, HREF, HiresW0.25 - 0.5 hourEnglishtraining module2016free
general forecast processCometShort-Range Ensemble Forecast (SREF) UpgradeSREF, Ensemble Forecast0.25 - 0.5 hourEnglishtraining module2016free
general forecast processCometStatistical Methods in the NWS National Blend of Global ModelsNWP, National Blend of Models, NBM0.75 - 1 hourEnglishtraining module2016free
forecast turbulenceCometForecasting Clear Air Turbulence for AviationCAT, Clear Air Turbulence, Pilot Reports, PIREPS0.5 - 0.75 hourEnglishtraining module2016free

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