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Course CatalogWeather for Boaters ~ A Boater's Guide to Forecasting, Winds and Storms

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Weather for Boaters

A Boater's Guide to Forcasting Winds and Storms

Learn how to be prepared when the actual weather does not agree with the official forecast. In this online seminar you will discover how to spot early signs of changing weather and how to anticipate storms, squalls, fog, and wind shifts. With over 100 years in boating education, the United States Power Squadrons brings you this seminar in cooperation with the BoatUS Foundation.

  • Be prepared when the actual weather does not agree with the official forecast
  • Recognize early signs of approaching weather
  • Anticipate storms and lightning
  • Interpret approaching cloud formations
  • Use a weather map
  • Understand weather elements like air masses, fronts, and winds
  • Understand how to use a barometer and other forecasting tools

Weather for Boaters was developed by members of US Power Squadrons. Members of US Power Squadrons, of USCG Auxiliary, and of the Great Lakes Cruising Club are eligible for discounts on the course price.

Special Pricing:

Retail Price: $35.00

New Price: $30.00


Members of the United States Power Squadrons, Canadian Power Squadrons, US Coast Guard Auxiliary, Great Lakes Cruising Club and BoatUS members are eligible for 20% off this course. Click below to get your promo code:

 
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Objectives

Have you ever had the weather ruin your weekend on the water? What if you could anticipate the weather changes and understand what your observations really mean? From learning to recognize the early signs of changing weather to the basics of understanding storms, squalls, fog and wind shifts - our newest course from the United States Power Squadrons course will help you to make an informed decision about weather to go or stay.

Lessons

  1. Weather Part 1
  2. Weather Part 2

Certificates

  1. Weather for Boaters
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