Forecaster Performance Criterion 2.1b

 

Forecasting winds, wind shear, variability and gusts

Performance Criterion Description:

The forecaster must know and apply meteorological knowledge to forecast wind speed,

wind direction, wind shear, variability and gusts.  

 

Scenario:        

During an assessment period the forecaster is asked to utilize available data and apply appropriate techniques to forecast winds within the area of responsibility.

 

Evidence:

The forecaster accurately forecasts

using appropriate techniques and tools including