U.S. Navy Maritime Course

Navy ship on the high seas

Description

The U.S. Navy Maritime course is designed to introduce the Journey Forecaster and new accession Meteorology and Oceanography (METOC) Officer to the basic concepts of wave types and wave lifecycle (generation to propagation and dispersion) and how to analyze ocean swell and shallow water waves.  The course will introduce the students to the operational use of models including Wave Watch III and nearshore and mesoscale ocean circulation models.

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