This course covers all aspects of practical marine weather, starting from the very basics and ending with all you need to plan your voyages or - weekend outings - safely and efficiently taking into account the weather. This weekend course is intended to be both a practical and theoretical and aimed at the sailing fartienity. On completion it will certainly help you with your decision making whilst planning a voyage and once underway. No prior knowledge of weather is needed just the enthusiasm to learn.
Principles of weather
Clouds, winds, fronts, lows, highs Understanding weather maps
Making observations DIY Forecasting Weather Hazards
Sources of weather Information
Using and understanding the shipping forecast