Synoptic Meteorology

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Course Code: 
MET 2103
Course Credit Units: 
Semester 1
Year of Study: 
Year 2
Undergraduate or Graduate Level: 
Undergraduate Level
Course Discipline: 
Course Description & Objectives: 

This course deals with Identification and analysis of the space-time characteristics of the synoptic systems in the tropics with special reference to Africa and East Africa 

Learning Outcomes: 

By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  • Describe the types of charts used in a forecasting office
  • Analyze and identify the low, middle and high latitude disturbances
  • Have the knowledge required for the interpretation of synoptic systems
  • Apply knowledge of dynamics in synoptic analysis
  • Describe the various air masses, fronts and dry lines
  • Analyze and identify synoptic and meso-scale systems in Africa and their use in   weather forecasting


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