Forecaster Performance Criterion 3.1c


Warnings for severe  winds, wind shear, variability and gusts

Performance Criterion Description:

The forecaster must know and apply meteorological knowledge to forecast severe winds wind shear, variability and gusts.    



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



The forecaster must effectively forecast severe wind events using appropriate techniques considering