Blowing Snow: Baker Lake, Nunavut, Canada 04-10 February 2003

Blowing Snow: Baker Lake, Nunavut, Canada 04-10 February 2003
1. Review the winter climatology of this central Canadian region. 2. Recognize the specific low-level wind and snow conditions conducive to blowing snow/blizzard conditions. 3. Recognize the common synoptic patterns associated with a blowing snow event. 4. Consider the wind speed and direction forecasts for this event. 5. Examine the cessation of blowing snow conditions, from a forecasting standpoint.