Supporting Military Emergency Response During Hazardous Releases

Supporting Military Emergency Response During Hazardous Releases
The module’s learning objectives are for forecasters to: 1. Describe the main factors that influence pollutant dispersion 2. Understand the basic inputs and outputs used in emergency response models 3. State or list the key uncertainties that can cause misleading dispersion model forecasts 4. Provide the meteorological inputs likely to be needed by an emergency responder 5. Use the forecasters’ local expertise to provide site-specific information that an emergency responder may not think to request